The London Fire Brigade has joined firefighters across the UK in observing aminute’s silence in honour of emergency service workers in Beirut and allthose killed in the explosion. A crew of firefighters who responded to theinitial fire has been reported as missing since the blast.
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A fire visible for miles around in West London was being tackled by around 80firefighters on Thursday evening. The London Fire Brigade said it had over 50calls about the blaze and 15 fire engines attended the scene on Minerva Roadin Park Royal.
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A person has died after a crane collapsed on houses in Bow, east London, on Wednesday afternoon, London Ambulance Service said.London Fire Brigade (LFB) said the crane collapsed on a site where flats are being constructed and crashed on to two adjacent terrace houses in Compton Close on Wednesday afternoon.
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A bystander who identifies himself as a taxi driver but would not give hisname heckles London mayor Sadiq Khan, blaming him for stifling business in thecapital by "shutting it down" via his transport policies. The man is applaudedby other taxi drivers and passers-by in Oxford Circus, central London, whereMr Khan had been greeting staff at Selfridges department store. When askedabout the incident during an interview later that day, the London Mayorsympathises with black cab drivers but stands by his stance to keep manycentral London roads pedestrianised.
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Three UK has unveiled an art installation that shows trending moments duringthe Covid-19 lockdown. Illustrated by London artist Emmy Lupin, How WeScrolled: Lockdown 2020 is an undulating, 25-metre look at what kept peopleconnected over the five months.
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