Steven Gallant was jailed for life with a minimum term of 17 years in 2005 for the murder of a firefighter in Hull.
The bridge has now reopened to pedestrians – but drivers are urged to avoid the area.
Government claims controversial emergency laws need to be in place by February 27 or a terror offender will be released the next day, with five more to follow in March.
The measure was revealed as part of a “major overhaul” in the way terrorists are punished and monitored.
Serving prisoner Steven Gallant took on Usman Khan as he embarked on a killing spree armed with two knives and wearing a fake suicide vest on November 29.
This decade brought us Trump and Brexit, creating a fractured political landscape that presided over a world facing humanitarian crises. In the UK, terror attacks at the Manchester Arena and London Bridge shocked the nation, while around the world conflict killed hundreds of thousands, from Boko Haram to Islamic State.
When I went to work on Friday 29 November, there was no way I could know it was the beginning of the most traumatic, terrifying day of my life, writes C.A.
Justin Welby also used his Christmas Day sermon to reflect on the impact of violence at home and abroad, including the London Bridge terror attack last month.
Darryn Frost took on the killer despite thinking he was wearing a suicide vest.
Posts on social media show hundreds stranded at one of the country’s busiest train stations.