Five people have been taken to hospital and a further 21 have been treated for injuries, after a bus roof was ripped off when hitting a railway bridge in North London. Reporter: Daniel Khalili-Tari | Subeditor: Abigail Megan Widya Transport for London have confirmed the double-decker was privately owned The incident happened in the early hours of Saturday morning. None of the injuries are said to be life-threatening. Emergency services were called to St Loy’s Road just after 4am, treating victims on the scene. https://twitter.com/Ldn_Ambulance/status/789705451390824448 The London Fire Brigade freed three people who were trapped on the top deck. https://twitter.com/LAS_JRU/status/789685745707577344?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw A LFB spokesperson said: “Two fire engines, a
By Alex Zendra. Subbed by Sajid Hassan There has been regulation for professional athletes with anti-doping- however amateur athletes have been neglected. Speaking exclusively to Voice London, England Boxing affiliated coach, Richard Solano Wilson, said: “I think drug testing across the board should take place. Absolutely. I’m concerned about the lack of drug testing at amateur level as I suspect there are boxers out there taking advantage of the lack of monitoring processes.” The subject here is among amateur athletes, but an example can be transferred from the professional British boxing scene for example, in May 2012, Ali Adams who fought Audley tested positive for a banned substance, for this lower level domestic contest. Despite its insignificance, it delivers full credi
The former Tottenham and Arsenal striker has been linked to a move to United Arab Emirates football club Al-Wasl. Reporter: Sajid Hassan | Sub-editor: Daniel Khalili-Tari The 2008 African Footballer of the Year is currently unsigned Emmanuel Adebayor, 32, has been out of a club since leaving Crystal Palace at the end of last season. Last month, the Togolese striker came close to a transfer to the French club Lyon, before a last minute collapse. According to the French newspaper L'EQUIPE, Al-Wasl have expressed their interest to sign the player in the coming days. The UAE transfer window closes tonight.
Scores of Westminster University students were disrupted this morning after a person fell in front of a tube train at Northwick Park station. Reporter: Shingirai Mupfupi | Sub-editor: Daniel Khalili-Tari Read more: How do staff cope with trauma on the line? Voice of London investigates Speaking to the Voice of London, Peter, 21, said: “I was really scared. I saw the ambulance crew and police at the station and I wondered what had happened.” The victim, who has not been named, was taken to Northwick Park Hospital. A second year fashion student, Gemma, 20, said: “It was really frustrating that I had to find another way to get to university at Wembley Park.” The Metropolitan line press office confirmed that the service continued to run with minor delays into the late afterno