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Aldgate was the eastern-most gateway through the London Wall leading from the City of London to Whitechapel and the East End of London.
Aylesbury is the county town of Buckinghamshire, England.
Birmingham is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.
Brian Leonard Paddick, Baron Paddick (born 24 April 1958) is a British politician, and was the Liberal Democrat candidate for the London mayoral election, 2008 and the London mayoral election, 2012.
During British Summer Time (BST), civil time in the United Kingdom is advanced one hour forward of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) (in effect, changing the time zone from UTC+0 to UTC+1), so that evenings have more daylight and mornings have less.
The British Transport Police (BTP) (Heddlu Trafnidiaeth Prydeinig) is a special police force that polices railways and light-rail systems in Great Britain, for which it has entered into an agreement to provide such services.
Buckinghamshire (or; archaically the County of Buckingham; abbreviated Bucks) is a ceremonial and non-metropolitan home county in South East England.
Burley is an inner city area of north-west Leeds, West Yorkshire, England.
A chief executive officer (CEO in American English) or managing director (MD in British English) describes the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, or administrator in charge of managing a non-profit or for-profit organization.
Closed-circuit television (CCTV), also known as video surveillance, is the use of video cameras to transmit a signal to a specific place, on a limited set of monitors.
A commissioner is, in principle, the title given to a member of a commission or to an individual who has been given a commission (official charge or authority to do something, the noun's second meaning).
Jean Charles da Silva e de Menezes (pronounced in Brazilian Portuguese; 7 January 1978 – 22 July 2005) was a Brazilian man killed by officers of the London Metropolitan Police Service at Stockwell Station on the London Underground after he was deemed to be possibly one of the fugitives involved in the previous day's failed bombing attempts.
Deputy assistant commissioner (DAC) is a rank in London's Metropolitan Police Service between assistant commissioner and commander.
Dewsbury is a minster town in the Metropolitan Borough of Kirklees, in West Yorkshire, England.
Downing Street in London, England, has for more than three hundred years housed the official residences of two of the most senior British Cabinet ministers: the First Lord of the Treasury, an office now synonymous with that of Prime Minister of the United Kingdom; and the Second Lord of the Treasury, an office held by the Chancellor of the Exchequer.
Edgware Road is a major road through north-west London, starting at Marble Arch in the City of Westminster (south end) and running north-west to Edgware in the London Borough of Barnet.
An electroshock weapon is an incapacitant weapon used for incapacitating a person by administering electric shock aimed at disrupting superficial muscle functions and/or causing pain without significantly hurting the subject.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is the queen of 16 of the 53 member states in the Commonwealth of Nations.
The Group of Eight is a governmental political forum.
Hackney Wick is an area of East London in the London Borough of Hackney, adjacent to the boundary with Old Ford in the district of Bow in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets.
Hackney Wick railway station is on the North London Line in the London Borough of Hackney, on the northern side of the boundary between Hackney and the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, in east London.
Osman Hussain (also Hussain Osman or Hamdi Isaac) (born July 23, or July 27, 1978) was found guilty of having placed an explosive at the Shepherd's Bush tube station during the failed 21 July 2005 London bombings.
Ian Warwick Blair, Baron Blair of Boughton, QPM (born 19 March 1953) is a retired British policeman who held the position of commissioner of police of the metropolis from 2005 to 2008 and was the highest-ranking officer within the Metropolitan Police Service.
Kenneth Robert Livingstone (born 17 June 1945) is an English politician who has twice held the leading political role in London regional government.
Leeds is a city in West Yorkshire, England.
The following is a list of non-state terrorist incidents that have not been carried out by a state or its forces (see state terrorism and state-sponsored terrorism).
Liverpool Street, also known as London Liverpool Street, is a central London railway terminus and connected London Underground station in the north-eastern corner of the City of London.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
King's Cross railway station is a major London railway terminus which opened in 1852 on the northern edge of central London.
The London Underground (also known as the Tube or simply the Underground) is a public rapid transit system serving a large part of Greater London and parts of the home counties of Buckinghamshire, Hertfordshire and Essex.
London Waterloo station is a central London railway terminus and London Underground station complex in the Waterloo area of the London Borough of Lambeth.
Luton is a large town, borough and unitary authority area of Bedfordshire, England.
Marble Arch is a 19th-century white marble faced triumphal arch and London landmark.
The Mayor of London is an elected politician who, along with the London Assembly of 25 members, is accountable for the strategic government of Greater London.
Metronet Rail was one of two infrastructure companies (the other being Tube Lines Ltd) in a public-private partnership with London Underground.
The Metropolitan Police Service (abbreviated to MPS and widely known informally as "the Met") is the territorial police force responsible for law enforcement in Greater London, excluding the "square mile" of the City of London, which is the responsibility of the City of London Police.
The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is the British government department responsible for implementing the defence policy set by Her Majesty's Government, and is the headquarters of the British Armed Forces.
Moorgate was a postern in the London Wall originally built by the Romans.
The National Grid is the high-voltage electric power transmission network in Great Britain, connecting power stations and major substations and ensuring that electricity generated anywhere in England, Scotland and Wales can be used to satisfy demand elsewhere.
Old Street is a street in Central and East London that runs west to east from Goswell Road in Clerkenwell, in the London Borough of Islington, to the crossroads where it meets Shoreditch High Street (south), Kingsland Road (north) and Hackney Road (east) in Shoreditch in the London Borough of Hackney.
Oval is a London Underground station in Kennington of the London Borough of Lambeth.
Royal Air Force Lakenheath or RAF Lakenheath, is a Royal Air Force station near the town of Lakenheath in Suffolk, England located north-east of Mildenhall, Suffolk and west of Thetford, Norfolk.
Royal Air Force Mildenhall or RAF Mildenhall is a Royal Air Force station located near Mildenhall in Suffolk, England.
Rome (Roma, Rōma) is a city and special comune (named "Roma Capitale") in Italy.
The Royal London Hospital was founded in September 1740 and was originally named The London Infirmary.
Russell Square is a large garden square in Bloomsbury, in the London Borough of Camden.
Scotland (Scots:; Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
Shepherd's Bush Market tube station is a London Underground station in the district of Shepherd's Bush in west London, England.
Sir is an honorific address used in a number of situations in many anglophone cultures.
Stockwell is a London Underground station in Stockwell in the London Borough of Lambeth.
Suffolk is an East Anglian county of historic origin in England.
A Taser or conducted electrical weapon (CEW) is an electroshock weapon sold by Taser International.
Tavistock Square is a public square in Bloomsbury, in the London Borough of Camden.
Anthony Charles Lynton Blair (born 6 May 1953) is a British Labour Party politician, who served as the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1997 to 2007.
To go "undercover" is to avoid detection by the entity one is observing, and especially to disguise one's own identity or use an assumed identity for the purposes of gaining the trust of an individual or organization to learn or confirm confidential information or to gain the trust of targeted individuals in order to gather information or evidence.
The United States Air Force (USAF) is the aerial warfare service branch of the United States Armed Forces and one of the seven American uniformed services.
University College Hospital (UCH) is a teaching hospital located in London, United Kingdom.
UTC+01:00 is a time offset that adds 1 hour to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).
Warren Street is a London Underground station, located at the intersection of Tottenham Court Road and Euston Road, named after Warren Street.
West Yorkshire is a metropolitan county within the Yorkshire and the Humber region of England with a population of 2.2 million.
Whitehall is a road in the City of Westminster, in central London, which forms the first part of the A3212 road from Trafalgar Square to Chelsea.
Yasin Hassan Omar (sometimes spelt Yassin) (born 1 January 1983) was convicted for his role in the attempted 21 July attacks on London's public transport system.
On Thursday 21 July 2005, four attempted bomb attacks disrupted part of London's public transport system two weeks after the 7 July 2005 London bombings.
The 7 July 2005 London bombings (often referred to as 7/7) were a series of coordinated suicide bomb attacks in central London which targeted civilians using the public transport system during the morning rush hour.
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