Bomb threat closes London’s Charing Cross station

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    A man on the tracks claiming to have a bomb forced the evacuation of London’s Charing Cross railway station.

    British Transport Police was called to reports of a man on the underground tracks at 06:35 BST. Armed police also attended the scene.

    A Met Police spokesman said the man was detained and no-one has been injured.

    There is disruption to services, with no trains and reduced underground services, and passengers are asked to check before travelling.

    View the original article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-44572863

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