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Full evacuation ordered at Royal London hospital after suspicious package to find

The Royal London hospital as in order to carry out a full evacuation at lunchtime following the discovery of a suspicious package within the hospital.

Specialist offices have been called for the metropolitan police and EOD following the discovery just after 1 pm on Wednesday afternoon

Road closures of been put in place in both directions on white Chapel Road and drivers are being advised to avoid the area and seek alternative routes

The Met police are been approached for comment