Met Police officers have responded to a number of reports tonight, 27 November of large crowds gathering to bag a bargain at the ‘Black Friday’ sales.
The sales were due to begin at midnight on Thursday, 27 November.
Local officers were called to:
Tesco, Glover Drive, Edmonton, N18
Tesco, Willesden, NW10
Tesco, Surrey Quays, SE16
Asda, Capital Way, NW9
Officers have worked with store staff to ensure that sale-goers were able to enter and exit the stores safely.
No persons have been injured at any of the locations as a result of the overcrowding.