Four stabbed at Notting Hill Carnival in London

Four stabbed at Notting Hill Carnival in London

A man is fighting for his life following a stabbing at Notting Hill Carnival.

He was rushed to hospital after emergency services were called to Wornington Road in Kensington and Chelsea at 4.25 this afternoon.

Scotland Yard said it had arrested a man on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm.

The attack is one of four stabbings reported on the carnival's first day, dedicated to children and families.

Revellers enjoy the Notting Hill Carnival, London, after joining a paint fight party in the early morning.
Revellers enjoy the Notting Hill Carnival, London, after joining a paint fight party in the early morning.

Minutes later, officers were called to reports of another stabbing on Portobello Road, where one person was taken to hospital.

Less than an hour later, two more men were taken to hospital following a double stabbing on Ladbroke Grove.

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