Mar 262011
 

Piccadilly

Nobody on the March for the Alternative today took the blindest bit of notice of one of the UK’s best green walls, at the Athenaeum Hotel on Piccadilly. I can’t think why! Actually my friend Jo said she wouldn’t have noticed it if I hadn’t pointed it out – maybe because Londoners rarely look up. It’s designed by French trailblazer Patrick Blanc.

I was too busy photographing the wall to notice the sign that the guy in the stripey top was carrying…