Reports are coming in that the unidentified vine that has engulfed much of the south of the country is using major transportation links to further its advance. These pictures show abandoned vehicles on the outskirts of Manchester being overwhelmed.
A government spokesman says there appears to be no way of stopping the invasion. Reconnaissance flights over Europe show the weed has engulfed the whole continent and all signs of human life have been eradicated.
Non-European countries have closed their borders and cancelled all overseas flights. Assistance from our friends abroad is no longer an option. We are on our own.
A 100-word story from ‘Friday Fictioneer’.