Police have evacuated Oxford Circus and closed off Oxford Street while they asses a suspicious item.
They tweeted: “Road closures are in place around #OxfordStreet #OxfordCircus while police assess a suspicous item. Tube closures are also in place. Please avoid the area.”
Update: 22:15hrs- The item has been declared ‘non suspicious’ by police. Cordons around Oxford Circus are now being lifted.
(Image credit: Calum McKenzie)