A woman attending the Notting Hill Carnival had her top lip badly bitten by an unknown man.
Notting Hill Carnival
A police federation is calling for a full review of the Notting Hill Carnival after 30 officers were assaulted during the event.
The number of attacks on police during the Notting Hill Carnival has been branded “unacceptable”.
Police have said they arrested 353 people across both days of Notting Hill Carnival, with almost half the arrests drug-related.
Notting Hill provided suitably sizzling conditions for the annual carnival in temperatures that set a record for the event which celebrates Caribbean countries.
It was a scorching day away from work for millions of people across the UK on Monday.
Revellers are heading home after basking in the sunshine of Notting Hill Carnival’s hottest summer Bank Holiday ever.
Police have been granted extra powers to stop and search people attending Notting Hill Carnival after almost 100 people were arrested over the weekend.
Revellers have been soaking up the sunshine at what is thought to be one of the hottest Notting Hill Carnivals ever.
More than 12,000 police officers will be on the streets for Notting Hill Carnival this year, with “significantly more” knife arches in place at the popular event.
A dancing policeman stole the show at Notting Hill carnival – and you might well recognise him.