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Boris Johnson isn't normally in the background when it comes to grand openings but he had to play second fiddle to Prince Harry on Friday.


A picturesque illuminated promenade alongside the Olympic stadium features around 100 oak trees. They each weigh two tonnes and were brought over from Hampshire.


More than 12,500 people have flocked to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in its first week of opening to enjoy the parklands, Tumbling Bay playground and Timber Lodge community centre as well as take in the stunning views of iconic buildings including the Velodrome, ArcelorMittal Orbit and Stadium.

WEBCY26489399.jpegBarry McGuigan Boxing Academy has announced it will move to the Copper Box at Stratford's Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

The lease was signed with GLL, the charitable social enterprise that operates the arena during the first week of the new venue opening.


Basketball is to reach new heights at the Copper Box Arena as London Lions make the former Olympic venue their permanent home.

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