More of my photos from the London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony rehearsal. Today marks two years since the opening ceremony took place.

Two years ago tonight, the London 2012 Olympic opening ceremony took place. These are some of my photographs from the rehearsal.

NOT!SCREENCAP MEME : Murray/Robson playing doubles + colours abound
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International Broadcast Centre & Main Press Centre, Olympic Park, London

International Broadcast Centre & Main Press Centre, Olympic Park, London

This was what the major road junction near where I live looked like for a few weeks almost two years ago.  Now I think it still looks bare without the rings.  Sometimes I still can’t believe we had the Olympics so close to home, but some dreams do come true, and many did with London 2012.

This was what the major road junction near where I live looked like for a few weeks almost two years ago.  Now I think it still looks bare without the rings.  Sometimes I still can’t believe we had the Olympics so close to home, but some dreams do come true, and many did with London 2012.

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London 2012 preparations, Chase Side, Southgate

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London 2012 preparations, Chase Side, Southgate

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Wembley Stadium - home of English football, and Olympics football finals in 2012.  The old Wembley Stadium on this site hosted football, hockey, and athletics at the 1948 Olympics.

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Wembley Stadium - home of English football, and Olympics football finals in 2012.  The old Wembley Stadium on this site hosted football, hockey, and athletics at the 1948 Olympics.

Team GB women’s gymnastics at London 2012

Mo Farah demonstrating the Mobot

Mo Farah demonstrating the Mobot

Mo Farah wins his second gold medal of London 2012

popuppainting:

11 Hand Drawn Maps of London:  http://now-here-this.timeout.com/2013/12/11/11-hand-drawn-maps-to-adorn-any-london-lovers-wall/
What’s your favourite? Think mine’s the one by Jenni Sparks (featured photo).

popuppainting:

11 Hand Drawn Maps of London:  http://now-here-this.timeout.com/2013/12/11/11-hand-drawn-maps-to-adorn-any-london-lovers-wall/

What’s your favourite? Think mine’s the one by Jenni Sparks (featured photo).

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The Tyne Bridge, wearing Olympic rings, in June 2012 - nearby St James’ Park hosted football matches during the 2012 Olympics.  The High Level Bridge can be seen beyond.

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The Tyne Bridge, wearing Olympic rings, in June 2012 - nearby St James’ Park hosted football matches during the 2012 Olympics.  The High Level Bridge can be seen beyond.