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Boston Marathon: Police confident of London's safety

Met Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has sought to reassure people ahead of the London Marathon, saying security is being reviewed.

His officers will continue to monitor events in Boston, where bombs killed three people at a marathon on Monday.

London's event takes place on Sunday with about 36,000 people due to start and many thousands more on the route.

June Kelly reports.

  • 16 Apr 2013
  • From the section UK
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