London mayor warns of ‘inevitable’ tighter restrictions across the capital

Sadiq Khan

London mayor Sadiq Khan has said it is almost “inevitable” that the capital will face tightening restrictions from next week as Covid-19 cases continue to grow across the UK.

Khan said on LBC today that London was “at a tipping point” with the virus, and warned that stricter lockdown measures are “highly likely” to come into effect soon, possibly as early as next week.

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