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Watch as 100 people lift a bus off a trapped unicyclist

Incredible video has emerged of 100 people rushing to rescue a unicyclist trapped under a bus in Walthamstow yesterday.

The video shows a crowd of people lifting the bus up Credit: Youtube/ Zafer Sari

Video posted by an eyewitness shows a huge crowd of people rushing towards the man. They then work together to lift the bus from on top of him to try and free him from underneath the wheels.

The huge double-decker bus can then be seen rocking backwards as the crowd pushes it to get the man out.

The man was taken to hospital after the accident and is now in a serious but stable condition.

Uniyclist stable after 100 bystanders lift bus off him

A unicyclist is in a serious but stable condition in hospital this morning after 100 bystanders helped to pull him from underneath a bus.

The man was trapped under the bus after the accident
Around a hundred people went to try and help the man

The 55-year-old man collided with the number 212 bus yesterday evening on Hoe Street in Walthamstow.

Witnesses described people running from nearby restaurants to try and lift the bus from on top of the injured man. He is being treated at a hospital in East London.

The man is in hospital with serious injuries


Eyewitnesses lift bus off injured cyclist

Emergency services on the scene following the collision Credit: @jollyjourno/Twitter

A male cyclist is in a critical condition in hospital following a collision with a bus in Walthamstow.

An eyewitness told ITV news up to 100 people had helped lift the bus off the injured rider following the incident on Hoe Street just before 6pm.

The 212 bus stopped at the scene. No one has been arrested.

London's most reluctant millionaire misses out on a fortune

Someone in London should be a million pounds richer. But they've missed the deadline to claim the life-changing fortune.

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The reluctant millionaire bought a ticket in Tower Hamlets, and was one of 10 lucky players from the EuroMillions Mega Friday draw on 28 November, 2014. They were guaranteed a £1m prize plus the trip of a life time to Australia, Peru or Brazil.

But no one came forward with a winning ticket before Wednesday's deadline. It means the prize money, plus all the interest it has generated, will go to help National Lottery-funded projects across the UK.

We tried very hard to find the ticket-holder and it’s a real shame that they have missed out.

– National Lottery statement

The winning code on the ticket was TFB893929.


Cygnets catch a ride on mother's back in east London

An amateur photographer in east London caught the moment a swan let her newborn babies ride on her back.

Credit: SWNS

The moment was captured by Alison Braun just a day after the seven cygnets were born in Platford Green in Hornchurch, east London.

I try go and photograph them every year but I've never managed to catch them hitching a ride on their mum's back before.

I just stood on the bank and she sat there with her babies - it's fantastic. And they had only been born the day before.

– Alison Braun
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