London to invest £5 million in a ‘ring of steel’

A £5 million “ring of steel” has been proposed to protect the heart of London’s financial district and its skyscrapers from terrorist attack. Following advice from MI5 and counter-terrorism police, the Corporation of London plans to install manned checkpoints, rising street bollards, and crash-proof barricades. Simon Glyn, director of the Built Environment for the City … Read more