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BOATS ARE PIC­TURED pass­ing the Olympic Sta­dium in East London’s Bow Back Rivers in ad­vance of com­ple­tion of re­open­ing of the net­work this sum­mer, and (right) as the rivers ap­peared be­fore re­gen­er­a­tion be­gan.

Re­open­ing of the nav­i­ga­ble loop around what is now be­ing called Sta­dium Is­land will be fol­lowed by open­ing of the re­stored Car­pen­ters Road Lock lead­ing to the Water­works River. This will see trial lock­ings on 15 July, an open­ing on Bank Hol­i­day Mon­day 28 Au­gust, and full use (with booked lock pas­sages) from the au­tumn.

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