East End MP tops list of Islamic terror targets

POPLAR and Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick insists it's 'business as usual' despite topping a list of terrorist targets. Mr Fitzpatrick is one of four MPs who police bosses believe are most at risk from Islamic extremists.

POPLAR and Limehouse MP Jim Fitzpatrick insists it's 'business as usual' despite topping a list of terrorist targets.

Mr Fitzpatrick is one of four MPs who police bosses believe are most at risk from Islamic extremists.

The news comes just weeks after the stabbing of Stephen Timms MP - police have now confirmed the attack will be treated as a terrorist investigation.

Mr Fitzpatrick told the Advertiser: "It's business as usual for me.

"I have no plans to increase my security and I'll be holding my regular constituency surgeries just as I have for the last 13 years.