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# mayor of london
'Major incident' declared in London due to the rapid spread of Omicron variant
It means there will be closer co-ordination between key public services.
# England
London mayor declares ‘major incident’ with Covid-19 spread ‘out of control’
Sadiq Khan said that in some parts of London, one person in 20 now has Covid-19.
# sadiq khan
Black people at almost twice the risk of Covid death, London study finds
The disparity is partly due to long-standing socio-economic inequalities and a high number of people working in health and social care.
# covid19
Matt Hancock says new lockdown restrictions in London within days cannot be ruled out
The number of cases per 100,000 people over seven days is reported to have increased in London from 18.8 to around 25 earlier in the week.
# London Calling
Packed trains on the Underground again today despite Boris Johnson's appeal in lockdown London
The prime minister said last night that people can travel to work “only where this is absolutely necessary”.
# second referendum
Tens of thousands of anti-Brexit protesters march in London as MPs delay decision
Thousands of people took to the streets of London today to call for a second referendum.
# Knife Crime
Anger and sympathies after 17-year-old girl stabbed to death in London park
London Mayor Sadiq Khan said he was “filled with anger” by knife crime among young people.
# sadiq khan
London Mayor on Brexit during Dublin visit: 'My worry is we're sleepwalking into falling off a cliff edge'
Sadiq Khan said the British public needs to “take back control”, through a general election or a public vote on Brexit.
# sadiq khan
Giant balloon of London mayor in bikini flies over London 'in retaliation' to 'Trump Baby'
It follows activists flying a giant balloon depicting US President Donald Trump as a baby during protests in July against his UK visit.
# will young
Will Young appeals to the Mayor of London to help him track down a homophobic bus driver
The singer says he wants to ensure this driver does not abuse any other passengers.
# mayor of london
Sadiq Khan says he's 'unclear what Donald Trump's beef is with me'
In an interview with the Guardian, the Mayor of London spoke about what he’s achieved, reversing Brexit, and Grenfell Tower.
# grenfell tower
London fire: 'There is a risk we may not be able to identify everybody'
Police say the recovery process will be difficult, as angry locals asked London Mayor Sadiq Khan some tough questions.
# Terror Attack
'Evil extremists will not win': Minute's silence to be held for London victims
Security issues are top of the agenda as general election campaigning enters its final stretch in the UK.
# not welcome
Time to cancel Trump's state visit says London Mayor
Sadiq Khan last night said it did not make sense to welcome a president ‘whose policies go against everything we stand for’.
# sadiq khan
Donald Trump tweets criticism of London mayor for the second time in 2 days
Trump is criticising Khan for telling citizens there’s “no reason to be alarmed”.
# chrissy archibald
Tributes paid to those injured and killed in London terrorist attack
Off-duty officers and a business editor are among the injured.
# 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”.
# Operation Hercules
Additional armed police deployed in London after recent terrorist attacks
The security level for the city remains the same, but the threat in London is ‘severe’.
# bodyshaming
The new mayor of London has just banned 'bodyshaming' ads on the Underground
Sadiq Khan’s move means ads which promote unrealistic body expectations and demean women will no longer run on the city’s transport network
# big of him
Donald Trump plans to 'make an exception' for London's new Muslim mayor
The presumptive Republican nominee has said he was “happy to see” Sadiq Khan emerge victorious in the London mayoral race.