It started early



Train was busy but everyone was in a good mood.

Got to Waterloo station where all the police were eating ice creams.



Then walked down to here.



Found an olympic shot putt from the gods.



Then stood right underneath this.



We had a couple of hours to kill before heading to the arena and were worried we might just have to wander about but London came out in force and there was plenty of entertainment on The Embankment.








I wish I could describe the atmosphere. Everyone was just so happy.

I did have to pay 50p for a wee but...