Campaigners fighting fire station closures claim to have unearthed a major flaw in the plans.
New figures reveal that, in 40 neighbourhoods across the capital, firefighters will reach emergencies outside the official response time.
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Those vying to be named the new Met Police Commissioner will speak to the Home Secretary, London Mayor and Policing Minister.
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