Emergency services have been called following the discovery of a suspect device in Stratford.
Students have been evacuated from the accommodation block on Westfield Avenue after components of a ‘suspicious device’ were discovered in a room by staff at the Unite.
Bomb disposal experts, Police, London Ambulance Service and Police have all been just after 3pm on Sunday afternoon.
A large cordon has been put in place whilst the suspect device is examined by specialists
The Met Police have been approached for comment.
More to follow