Grid Failure Plunges Britain into Chaos as Thousands Stranded

Learn to do with less, stay out of the cities, and away from “civilization.”

Commuters described “apocalyptic” scenes when power failed around 5pm – even knocking out traffic lights in some areas.Trains were stuck on Thameslink and the East Coast main line, with delays and cancellations continuing all evening.Witnesses described “pandemonium” as cops were called to break up fights and passengers were forced to pee out of windows.