The National Gallery (more about that later!) flanks the whole of the north side of the square and you can see down
Nelson’s Column towers over the square, with grand stone lions flanking the base of this famous general's monument. It’s a popular place for outdoor meetings and rallies and I thought it would be a great location to start and finish the race. In fact, if you look in the photo below, there are railings and a stall set up right where I'd pictured the race starting.
Here’s the entrance to the tube station on