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Chance to nose around’ 2012 Olympic Park

PUBLISHED: 19:25 25 November 2008 | UPDATED: 13:49 05 October 2010

BLUE Badge tourist guides are planning their next walking tour of the 2012 Olympics Park site now under construction in East London. The tour begins outside Bromley-by-Bow station on the London Underground at 11am on Saturday week, December 6

BLUE Badge tourist guides are planning their next walking tour of the 2012 Olympics Park site now under construction in East London.

The tour begins outside Bromley-by-Bow station on the London Underground at 11am on Saturday week, December 6.

The tour explores the Lower Lea Valley with its view over the Olympic Park where the stadium is already taking shape.

Walkers will also learn about the 1888 Match Girls' industrial strike at the Bryant & May factory by Bow Bridge and see Britain's oldest surviving tidal mill at Three Mills Island nearby.

Tickets are £7 (£4 concessions), booked in advance by phone on 020-7495 5504, or online at:

www.olympictourguides2012.com

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