Police have confirmed to Police Hour that reports of a London Explosion are a hoax.
Twitter has been full of speculation that there had been an explosion on Oxford Street, London or Paddington Train Station.
Large explosion heard in London UK. All transport shut down. #LondonExplosion
— MusicUnites (@BUCKS4REAL) September 27, 2015
Information suggested the cities transport network had been shut down following a ‘large explosion’ in ‘Oxford Street’ and ‘Paddington Station’
Tweets of this nature are very serious police are now looking into the matter.
A number of people have confirmed hearing a loud bang.
Just heard what sounds like a big explosion happen in central London???
— Imogen (@ImyBowie) September 27, 2015
— Simon (@AIMforWinners) September 27, 2015
Which quickly escalated…
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