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1. Take a swim at the Olympic Park

The Aquatics Centre opened its doors to the public on Saturday for the first time since the 2012 Olympics.

You can follow in the footsteps of Tom Daley and Rebecca Addlington for as little as £3.50.

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Crafty mumtrepreneurs were given a taste of market trading to test out their micro-businesses on a stall at Greenwich Market on Wednesday.

aa-may6-greenwich1.JPGThe managing director of the hotel chain at the centre of the controversial Greenwich market redevelopment is promising a peaceful retreat in keeping with the area's maritime past.

Robin Sheppard of Bespoke Hotels spoke about the project to

aa-may6-greenwich1.JPG Plans to regenerate Greenwich Market that sparked public protest have been given the go-ahead.

The market's owner, Greenwich Hospital, was last week granted approval by the Inspector for Communities and Local Government to build a boutique hotel and shops at the historic site.


In a bid to attract the environmentally concious consumer, Greenwich Market spent last week trying to raise the profile of its eco-friendly traders.

Green is still a powerful buzzword in business and the market was keen to emphasise the planet-friendly credentials of many of its regular stallholders.