A notice in the TOC H hall announces "No Samba until Thursday 17 August". I make a note of this omission in case it comes in useful.
A group of golden brown sunflowers with yellow streaks, stands above a pumpkin plant of which the first pumpkin is forming. This in the garden alongside the TOC H hall.
A man in a suit with a map in one hand and a loud hailer in the other walks across the Grove. Behind him is a string of elderly people, wearing anoraks, rain coats and sweaters. In the middle of the park, he stops and his followers gather round him.