The Fire Brigade is urging people to take extra care to prevent fires during the strike.
They say that all Londoners should:
- Check their smoke alarms work
- Plan their escape routes
- Take extra care when cooking or smoking
- Only dial 999 in a genuine emergency
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Police have released an image of a man who was found dead in the River Thames in an attempt to find his relatives.
The announcement that Crossrail could be delayed is the latest issue to hit the London engineering project.
The opening of Crossrail will be delayed beyond its revised schedule of autumn next year with costs set to rise by up to £2 billion.