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Hollow Ponds evacuated as fire breaks out

The Hollow Ponds area was evacuated by police this afternoon as fires broke out and smoke engulfed the pond and surrounding forest. Rowing boats were called in and people were asked to leave as fire engines moved in to tackle … Continue reading

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Going to the Closing Ceremony? Consider Eton Manor Gate to avoid the Stratford crush

Above: Velodrome and Basketball arena If you’re going to the Olympic Park and are worried about the crowds at Stratford, don’t forget you can also use the Eton Manor Gate on Eastway (near Spitalfields). Get off at Leyton tube and … Continue reading

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Olympic Park photographs

For the many people frustrated that they haven’t been able to buy a ticket to the Olympic Park, I’ve created a page with some photographs I took this week. The photographs concentrate on the park, rather than sport. Please share, … Continue reading

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Going to the Olympic Park? Avoid the crush use Eton Manor Gate instead?

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Above: Velodrome and Basketball arena If you’re going to the Olympic Park and are worried about the crush at Stratford, don’t forget you can also use the Eton Manor Gate on Eastway (near Spitalfields). Get off at Leyton tube and … Continue reading

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