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London's Olympic park opens to public

London’s Olympic Park has opened to the public for the first time since the 2012 Olympic Games. The East London park is the biggest to be opened in the capital city for a century, and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalize the neighbourhood and attract tourists

London's Olympic park opens to public
A boy plays in fountains at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
Visitors to the Olympic Park are seen from a viewing platform of the 114.5 metre high ArcelorMittal Orbit tower on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
Visitors to the Olympic Park watch acrobats abseil from the 114.5 metre high ArcelorMittal Orbit tower on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
A group of boys play in fountains in front of the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
A man de-rigs abseiling equipment on the 114.5 metre high ArcelorMittal Orbit tower at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
Local schoolchildren take part in an opening parade at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
Members of the public sit on benches in front of the Aquatic Centre at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
A couple take photographs in view of the Olympic Stadium at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
A boy uses an interactive device at the top of the 114.5 metre high ArcelorMittal Orbit tower at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)
London's Olympic park opens to public
Visitors to the Olympic Park are seen from the top of 114.5 metre high ArcelorMittal Orbit tower at the Olympic Park on April 5, 2014 in London, England. The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London has opened to the public for the first time since the London 2012 Games. It is the biggest park to be opened in London for a century and it is hoped that the attraction will revitalise the neighbourhood and attract tourists. (Getty Images)