Buying focused on July 2051 bonds, with about two-thirds of buying there.
That billion pounds has come a long way. At the height of covid-QE, the Fed was buying $300 billion a day.
You can see this in two ways: 1) They didn’t do much or 2) There weren’t as many forced sales as feared.
Of course, today’s massive long-term rally would have made people much more reluctant to ditch bonds.