Coronavirus: London's New Year's Eve fireworks cancelled due to pandemic The mayor of London says "we can't afford" for people to gather for the displays to welcome 2021.

The mayor of London says "we can't afford" for people to gather for the displays to welcome 2021.

London's New Year's Eve fireworks display will not go ahead due to the coronavirus pandemic, Sadiq Khan has said.

The city's mayor said the annual event will not go ahead this year because "we simply cannot afford" to have people gathering as they normally would.

Speaking on LBC Radio, Mr Khan said: "I can tell you that there will not be a fireworks New Year's Eve this year like in previous years.

"We simply cannot afford to have the number of people congregate on New...
source: The Sky News

2020-09-18 13:26
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