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Notting Hill Carnival has drawn to a close this year
with arrests at a similar level to last year - despite heightened
Hundreds of thousands of people crowded into
the streets of West London and for the second day running,
respects were paid to the victims of Grenfell Tower, as Dan
It's carnival day two, and we're stowaways on board one
Well, the carnival is now in full swing.
We're on board Smoky Joe's Roadshow float.
The noise is deafening, the bass is shaking my chest.
But on the ground, amongst the sequins, is a security challenge
heightened by an unprecedented year of terror in London.
I think things are developing and changing, and so are our
responses to the nature and extent of any possible threat.
Clearly, we're using technology to support us
in protecting our communities, and so we will use anything
that is lawful and proportionate to help us keep communities safe.
So far, arrests are down compared to last year,
Anything could happen to anyone, anywhere.
That's what terrorists want you to do, be inside and be afraid,
so you can't do what they want you to do - you have
We never yield, we are British, we have our roots in
the West Indies, or whatever, but we see it as we are all one.
We feel safe, we come every year, the usual occasion for us.
Once again, today, at 3pm, the sound systems were silenced
as a mark of respect for the victims of Grenfell.
If you judge a community on how it responds in the face
of terror and tragedy, then this community is passing that
A teenage boy has died at the Reading Music Festival.
Paramedics were called to a tent in one of the campsites, but the
Police say his death is being treated as 'unexplained'.
Next, a martial art you may not have heard of.
Gatka - it's a form of combat training followed by Sikhs.
It was only introduced to the UK 25 years ago,
but it's growing rapidly in popularity.
Today the National Championships were held in Chigwell in Essex -
In the red corner and the blue, this is the Gatka UK Championship,
Yeah, gatka was introduced to the Sikh fold by the sixth
But this also meant not just physically or aggressively,
but humbleness without service to mankind, without meditation,
without forgiveness, without compassion, you can't
The aim is to land the most hits on your opponent and defend
Hundreds of years old, it came to the UK 25 years ago.
It's taught us a lot of discipline, commitment, and we made
It helps them stay connected to their roots and to the values
that their parents would have taught us.
Before, I would look down on the floor.
It is watched over by the new MP for Slough, also president
That is the second year out of five that we've held
the championship in London, and I am hoping this
annual event will go on from strength to strength.
And maybe the gatka champion of tomorrow
It's goodnight from me, I'll leave you now with Wendy
What a bank holiday it has been. Unlikely it seemed after the rest of
August. 28 degrees today. Beautiful sunshine across London and the home
counties and a fine evening now. We have a bit of cloud and there will
more through the night. Particularly in Kent and Sussex and the Thames
Estuary. There could be the odd shower. A warm night. After the
cloud clears tomorrow, there will be some warm sunshine in the afternoon
and anything but that on Wednesday, really cool and once the rain sets
in around noon, it will stick around for most of the day and be heavy.
You can see it does brighten up towards the ends of week. Some
showers on Friday. But a fine weekend.
showers on Friday. But a fine weekend. Darren Bett has the
national forecast. Hello, the major weather story is in catastrophe in
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