Tom Grennan delivers food to the elderly as London continues to battle coronavirus - EpicNews

Tom Grennan has stepped in to assist ship food to the elderly as London continues to battle the coronavirus.

The elderly, notably these over 70, are at an elevated danger of creating extreme sickness from COVID-19.

They additionally face the prospect of getting to self isolate in the coming days for up to 4 months as the virus continues to unfold.

Grennan has stated on Twitter that he’s providing a serving to hand to these in want in east London.

He wrote: “I’m walking dogs & delivering food for the elderly who are house bound in Dalston / Shoreditch / Bethnal Green. Community sport in full effect down here, but then again it always is. Big love to everyone, we’re a dream team in times of adversity.”

His gesture comes as Transport for London confirmed a reduced service will run in the UK capital as it attempts to curb the spread of the virus.

A skeleton service will permit key employees to journey, however from Friday (March 20) there will probably be no Waterloo & City line and the Night Tube is not going to run till additional discover.

From right this moment (March 19), a most of 40 London Underground stations that don’t interchange with different traces can even be closed.

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan stated: “People should not be travelling, by any means, unless they really, really have to. Londoners should be avoiding social interaction unless absolutely necessary, and that means they should be avoiding using the transport network unless absolutely necessary.”

In a press convention relating to the coronavirus disaster earlier this week, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said UK citizens should now avoid all “non-essential” contact with others as cases of the virus continue to increase worldwide.

Grennan recently shared new single ‘This Is The Place’, the first preview of the upcoming second file, again in January. The album will observe up his 2018 debut ‘Lighting Matches’.

Speaking about the album at the NME Awards 2020,  he described the record as a “thank you note” following a breakup, and stated followers can “expect better” from the upcoming LP.