Spare a thought for the many thousands who are less-visibly working 24/7 to keep the UK safe throughout this.
Our adversaries are watching the UK closely and will be deciding whether to test us whilst they perceive us to be at our most vulnerable.
Make no mistake, the UK Armed Forces and security apparatus remain operational, vigilant and as ready to respond to threats against the homeland, our critical national infrastructure, our global interests or our allies.
You won't see or hear from them, but they continue to work around the UK, in the skies, on and under the sea and abroad, watching over us. Let us be thankful for that. ...