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A video has been released showing a brave member of the public jump to the rescue after an arsonist struck at a petrol station.
A warehouse at an industrial estate next to the Olympic Park is on fire.
Around 35 firefighters from crews across east London are battling the blaze which began at around 8.15am on Monday.
More than 60 people were forced to flee a hotel and apartment block in West India Quay yesterday.
A fire broke out on the 24th floor of the building in Hertsmere Road, which is also home to the London Marriott Hotel West India Quay.
Firefighters battled a blaze in Coldharbour on the Isle of Dogs after flats caught alight on Tuesday.
London Fire Brigade instructed residents in the block to remain in their homes to avoid smoke inhalation.
Tower Hamlets firefighters have issued a further eight days of strikes in a row over pensions.
The strikes are being called in due to "unsafe" proposals from the government, which would see firefighters rescuing people and putting out blazes at 60 years old.