More than half of Londoners think the nation has become a less tolerant place since last year’s Brexit vote, according to research carried out by Opinium.
Located near the Science, Natural History and the Victoria and Albert museums, the station serves are the gateway to one of the capital’s most important and popular culture hubs.
Both during his campaign for the Mayoralty and since taking office, Mr Khan has repeatedly spoken of the importance of London’s night scene which City Hall estimates is worth more than £26bn to the capital’s annual GDP.
The MP, who ousted former Mayoral contender Zac Goldmsith in last December’s by-election, made her call after transport secretary Chris Grayling announced FirstGroup and MTR would take over the service from August.
City Hall and Scotland Yard’s plans to scrap London’s 32 dedicated borough commanders and adopt a new structure of 12 regional commanders have been opposed by Lambeth’s three Labour MPs and the borough’s London Assembly member.