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Soho chaos as thousands swarm the streets after pubs rammed in Super Saturday mayhem

Soho: Thousands of drinkers took to the streets

Soho: Thousands of drinkers took to the streets (Image: GETTY)

Crowded scenes in one of London's biggest party districts has sparked concern that people were not following social distancing rules. Many took to Twitter to share videos and pictures of the "absolute madness" as the streets appeared rammed with people stood close together. 

Another social media user was concerned about coronavirus cases rising after people being in such close proximity.

They wrote on Twitter: "Soho, London, earlier this evening. Wondering how quickly this will hit the R rate..."

A third person added they thought the packed streets were "embarrassing".

They said: "Soho and England. What a slap in the face for the NHS, police, fire service, teachers and all those in the public sector.

"Please tell me how to tell my Year 6 bubble to social distance whilst adults don’t? I’m so so angry. Embarrassing."

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