The Mayor of London has declared a Major Incident in London today due to the enormous pressure our hospitals are under. Sadiq Khan has declared the incident following the fast rising Covid cases in the capital that he fears could potentially overwhelm our hospitals.
It is believed that more than 800 patients a day are now being admitted to hospitals across London with Coronavirus.
London’s Mayor who has declared the major incident as chair of the London resilience forum, said: “The situation in London is now critical with the spread of the virus out of control.”
More to follow.