Portsmouth Guildhall lights up in memory of Westminster attack victims

SOLIDARITY with victims of the attack in Westminster has been shown at Portsmouth Guildhall tonight.

Thursday, 23rd March 2017, 9:39 pm
Updated Saturday, 25th March 2017, 11:50 am
Portsmouth Guildhall tonight

Bosses at the Guildhall bathed the building in white, red and blue light this evening.

It comes after five people, including a police officer and a 75-year-old man, have been confirmed dead in the horror attack in London on Wednesday.

A Guildhall spokeswoman said: 'On reflection of yesterday’s attack in Westminster and in memory of those that lost their lives, we will tonight be lighting Portsmouth Guildhall in red, white and blue. #WeStandTogether'

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Security has been increased at Portsmouth Naval Base but not in response to a specific threat, a naval spokeswoman said.

Hampshire police has warned people to be alert but not alarmed.