Colonel Stewart: 'Tightening up of security' expected

Conservative MP and former Army commander, Colonel Bob Stewart has told Daybreak that it is not surprising "everyone is horrified" by what happened in Woolwich.

Conservative MP and defence expert, Colonel Bob Stewart Credit: Daybreak

He said: "It's horrific and we've somehow got to deal with it, I don't quite know what the reaction will be [at] government level yet but I suspect it will be a tightening up of security and warnings to soldiers in barracks like we have had before."

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Hague: 'No excuse for murder'

Foreign Secretary William Hague has told ITV News British foreign policy cannot be used as an excuse for the murder that took place in Woolwich yesterday