Anyone waiting in the queue to buy the first homes in Canary Wharf will get freebies while they wait.

The marketing suite for 10 Park Drive will open at 10am on Thursday, July 9, but people have already started queuing.

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The flats are due to be completed by 2019.

A Canary Wharf Group spokesman said: “We’ve had a lot of interest and so do expect people to be queuing.

“We have prepared for this and will have our team on hand to provide complimentary coffees, breakfast, newspapers and to help answer any questions. It’s exciting to see such a great response.”