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"The Thames is London's living artery," says Adrian Evans, director of The Mayor's Thames Festival 2013. The man who majestically masterminded the Thames Diamond Jubilee River Pageant last year is currently dotting the i's and crossing the t's ahead of a 10-day event celebrating the river.
Boats gather at South Quay to muster and get the once-over by the Port of London Authority to check their ship-shape for the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on Sunday.
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There was plenty to float the boats of sailing enthusiasts at Excel when the Tullet Prebon Boat Show opened its doors last week.
The annual event with more than 500 exhibitors and 1,000 boats at the exhibition hall was officially opened by heiress and TV presenter Tamara Ecclestone this morning.
The Queen's Diamond Jubilee will be marked by the largest river pageant since the reign of Charles II.
The monarch intends to celebrate her 60 years on the throne in style, leading a flotilla of 1,000 boats along the Thames in June 2012.