The Old Lady of Threadneedle Street

It’s a huge citadel in the City of London occupying an entire block, serious, austere and impenetrable and yet it attracts a Shakespearean polyglot of persons where suits rub shoulders with the young and trendy. Some are there to experience Bank’s Forum like atmosphere but it's also the go-to place for the influencer selfie. Who knew? Light bounces off Bank of England stone and strangeness roils around it.