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# London Bridge

Last year
2022
# royal duties
Truss and Sturgeon join King Charles III for queen's thanksgiving service
Charles will visit Northern Ireland tomorrow for a memorial service, which the Taoiseach and President will attend.
All time
# London Bridge
'A dark day': Man who fought off London Bridge terrorist with tusk speaks of attack
“I feel we all have a duty to challenge the spread of fear, hatred or intolerance within our communities,” Darryn Frost said.
# Jack Merritt
'Instead of seeing a tragedy, he saw an opportunity': Father of London Bridge victim hits out at Johnson
After the incident, the British Prime Minister blamed Labour’s 2008 law for the attacker’s release from prison.
Lukasz, who fought London Bridge attacker one-on-one, says he 'acted instinctively'
“I am now coming to terms with the whole traumatic incident,” Lukasz said in a statement released through the Met Police.
# Jack Merritt
Father of London Bridge victim says he'd be 'livid his death has been used to further agenda of hate'
Writing in the Guardian today, David Merritt said his son Jack “believed in the inherent goodness of humanity”.
# London Bridge
Both London Bridge victims named as Cambridge University graduates
Met Police have named the victims as Jack Merritt (25) and Saskia Jones (23).
# London Bridge
Boris Johnson expresses anger saying London attack could have been prevented
Johnson’s comment come as the Ministry of Justice moves to review license condition on convicted terrorists.
# USMAN KHAN
London Bridge attacker was convicted member of al Qaida-inspired terror cell
The 28-year-old killed two people and injured three others in a knife rampage yesterday.
# Boris Johnson
BBC backs down in interview standoff with Boris Johnson in wake of terror attack
“We believe it is now in the public interest that the Prime Minister should be interviewed.”
# London Bridge
UK parties cancel election campaigning after London terror attack
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn were understood to have spoken by phone following the incident.
# Terror Attack
Two members of the public killed in London Bridge attack, Met Police confirm
Met Police Commissioner Cressida Dick confirmed that two had died this evening.
# Terror Attack
Boris Johnson says those involved in London Bridge attack will be 'hunted down'
The Prime Minister said that the members of the public who responded to the incident showed “extraordinary bravery”.
# London Bridge
Irish embassy urges people concerned for family or friends over London Bridge attack to contact it
A device strapped to the body of the suspect is believed to have been a hoax device.
AS IT HAPPENED
Several injured in London Bridge terror attack, suspect shot dead by police
Metropolitan Police said that the male suspect who was shot dead was believed to have been wearing a hoax device.
# uber angry
Taxi drivers block London Bridge for hours in protest over Uber
Uber has around 40,000 drivers in London and 50,000 in Britain as a whole.
# London Bridge
Channel 4 to issue correction after identifying wrong man as London terror attacker
Channel 4 has said that it is fully cooperating with the investigation.
# wayne marques
'I took a deep breath and charged': Policeman who fought off London Bridge attackers speaks out
Wayne Marques heard a “yelp of pain” from one of the attackers before being surrounded by the trio.
# suicide vests
These are the fake suicide belts worn by the London Bridge attackers
All three of the attackers wore the leather belts.
# Ignacio Echeverria
Spanish 'skateboard hero' who died in the London attack awarded a medal
Ignacio Echeverria died while trying to protect a woman from one of the attackers last weekend.
# London Bridge
'We are extremely proud of his immense bravery': Family of officer injured in London Bridge attack
Eight people were killed in the attack.
# borough high street
'Insensitive mistake': Parking tickets placed on cars abandoned after London Bridge attack
TfL apologised and said it would immediately cancel the fines.
# Terrorism
Man arrested over London attack as police search house
The third attacker was named by police last night.
# London
'She died trying to help people': Victims' families pay tribute to loved ones
Seven people died in the London terror attack on Saturday night.
# London Bridge
Theresa May: 'The attackers' identities are known and will be released'
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has called on Theresa May to resign as Prime Minister because of cuts in police numbers.
# borough market
Islamic State claims responsibility for London Bridge terror attack
The so-called ‘Islamic State’ says it was behind the attack that killed seven people and critically wounded 21.
# chrissy archibald
Tributes paid to those injured and killed in London terrorist attack
Off-duty officers and a business editor are among the injured.
# on patrol
Armed Garda support units to monitor Ireland's major cities from tonight
A decision was made to ramp up high-visibility security in Dublin, Cork, Limerick, Galway and Kilkenny in the wake of the London attack.
# Terrorism
21 of the 48 injured in the London attack are critical
“There is far too much tolerance of extremism in our country,” Theresa May said.
# united with london
Charlie Flanagan says attack in Ireland is 'unlikely' and gardaí are 'fully in control of situation'
Leo Varadkar, meanwhile, said the fact the London attack came so soon after the Manchester bombing “only adds to the horror”.
# Best wishes
Lions to dedicate performances in New Zealand to victims of London attack
The touring squad were shocked by the news from London.
# London Bridge
London terror attack: Pedestrians knocked down, people stabbed and attackers shot dead
A van drove across London Bridge, mounting a pavement and hitting a number of pedestrians.
# Not Falling Down
London is getting a new bridge and some of the designs are amazing
One looks like a rocket ship.