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Contents
Opening Ceremony Day #London2012
London Cable Car Oystercard Deals?
The Queen’s Jubilee Royal Barge – Gloriana
Greenwich Tall Ship – 4 Masted Juan Sebastián de Elcano
Arc Royal to extend London City Airport
London Cable Car May Go Ahead
Arctic Tern Richmond

Opening Ceremony Day #London2012

Well its raining quite hard here in Newham, host borough of the London 2012 Olympic Games, at 07.30 in the morning but the nationally broadcast local weather forecast says we can expect it all to dry up in time for … Continue reading

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London Cable Car Oystercard Deals?

The London Cable Car Crossing Opens According to “The Orbit Tower – London Cable Car” and other sources, a single fare across the Thames on the new London Cable Car opening on June 18th will cost £3.20 if you pay by Oystercard … Continue reading

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The Queen’s Jubilee Royal Barge – Gloriana

Gloriana Royal Barge Updated The Royal Barge Gloriana was also used spectacularly in 2012 on the day of the opening ceremony for the Olympic Games, carrying the Olympic flame downstream along the Thames towards the Tower of London. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19009236 The … Continue reading

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Greenwich Tall Ship – 4 Masted Juan Sebastián de Elcano

Some interesting ships can be seen docked in the Thames, such as the Greenwich warship a couple of years ago. This weekend brought a Spanish Navy training ship, the four masted tall ship called Juan Sebastián de Elcano which is … Continue reading

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Arc Royal to extend London City Airport

An article in the Daily Mail Online reports that the decommissioned air craft carrier Arc Royal could be ‘saved’ and used as a helipad in London. The intended location turns out to be right next to London City Airport, in … Continue reading

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London Cable Car May Go Ahead

  See also:  London Cable Car Planning applications for a new London cable car crossing over the Thames linking 2012 Olympic venues in east London have been submitted by Transport for London. TfL has submitted the plans to both Newham … Continue reading

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Arctic Tern Richmond

Arctic Tern Richmond, originally uploaded by Andyrob. These Arctic Terns come all the way from the Anatarctic to spend the summer on the river Thames at Richmond while most of the compartriots venture further north up to Scotland. Technorati Tags: … Continue reading

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