Political row over London Bridge attack deepens as second victim named

“This was an attack on our community and it was meant to produce terror and sadness”: the words of the vice Chancellor of Cambridge University in response to the knife attack in London on Friday which left two former Cambridge students dead. (Subscribe:

Meanwhile, the political row over why Usman Khan was free to launch his deadly knife attack on Friday intensified today.

Claiming a law brought in under Labour made his release inevitable, the Prime Minister said he would bring in tougher sentences.

But the Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn criticised cuts to the criminal justice system saying “you can’t keep people safe on the cheap”.

We’re also joined by Polly McKenzie, a former adviser to Nick Clegg while he was Deputy Prime Minister, and Chris Wilkins, a former Director of Strategy for Theresa May.


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