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Monday, 12 February 2018 - 11:17
UK City Airport shut immediately
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London City Airport in the United Kingdom has been closed after a World War Two bomb was found in the River Thames nearby.

The discovery was made at about 05:00 GMT on Sunday(Feb.12) at George V Dock during pre-planned work at the airport in east London, the Met Police said.

Specialist officers and the Royal Navy confirmed the device was explosive and the airport was shut at 22:00.

London City Airport advised passengers not to travel to the airport and contact their airline.

Police cordon near London City Airport

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