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A man's body was discovered in the River Thames today.

The Metropolitan Police's Marine Policing Unit were called to reports of a body in the water near Isambard Place at around 9.15am.

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The Government has given hopes for a cross-river cycle bridge to Canary Wharf a boost by urging for more investigation.



By Giles Broadbent

Racked by weariness and relief, the new Mayor of Tower Hamlets wept. He was hurt, he said, by accusation that he was racist, that he was a disciple of division.


An earlier police crash at the Rotherhithe Tunnel and broken down vehicles in the Blackwall crossing have led to traffic delays across east London's roads.

The incident at Rotherhithe, which saw three people taken to hospital, meant Jamaica Road was closed.



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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