Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs has issued a statement following the London Bridge and Borough Market attack.
Mayor of Tower Hamlets John Biggs said:
"I would like to send our sincerest condolences to those who have lost friends, family and loved ones as a result of the barbaric attack on Saturday evening. There can be no justification for these wicked and cowardly acts.
"The attackers sought to divide us, but London and Manchester have proven that their senseless crimes will never succeed. We will always stand together against attempts to divide us.
"The bravery and dedication of our emergency services is truly remarkable and they deserve our utmost gratitude. Their quick response, and the courage of individual people who stood up to the attackers, undoubtedly saved many lives.
"I urge residents to remain vigilant and report anything suspicious to the police."