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London Eye re-opened after panicked tourists were told to evacuate pods over ‘technical issue’ – The Sun


The Sun

London Eye re-opened after panicked tourists were told to evacuate pods over 'technical issue'
The Sun
A Coca-Cola London Eye spokesperson said: "A fire alarm was activated on the Coca-Cola London Eye and as per our tried and tested health and safety procedures, we paused boarding for a short time while this was investigated. "The fire alarm was ...

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The Big Smoke: how would decriminalising cannabis change London? – Time Out (blog)


Time Out (blog)

The Big Smoke: how would decriminalising cannabis change London?
Time Out (blog)
If the Daily Mail is to be believed, then Ital Simpson, aka north London rapper Black the Ripper, is a ‘hooligan’. His pro-cannabis YouTube stunts have included hotboxing the London Eye, the tube, a polling station and even an EasyJet plane. ‘They

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32 surprising things to do in London (one for every borough) – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

32 surprising things to do in London (one for every borough)
Telegraph.co.uk
The UK capital, as we all know, is awash with major tourist attractions – such as the London Eye, the Tower of London, and even other places which don’t contain the word “London“, like Madame Tussauds. But what of the city’s less feted attractions

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Architect and London Eye planner David Marks dies – Dezeen


Dezeen

Architect and London Eye planner David Marks dies
Dezeen
“He believed that well designed buildings and structures can improve the quality of people’s lives,” said the London-based studio. “He leaves a legacy of much-loved landmarks which demonstrate his belief in the human spirit and his wish to elevate
London Eye co-designer David Marks dies aged 64Architects’ Journal
David Marks, designer of the London Eye, dies aged 64Jewish Chronicle

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7 reasons why north London is better than south London – Metro


Metro

7 reasons why north London is better than south London
Metro
Sorry southerners, you might have the Shard and the London Eye, but all the best landmarks are on the north side of the river. The Houses of Parliament, Monument, St Paul’s Cathedral, The Gherkin and Nelson’s Column make north London’s skyline one of …
Spectacular photos as London enjoys ‘one of the most beautiful sunsets ever’Evening Standard

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Flying across London – on the new South Bank zip wire ride – The Guardian


The Guardian

Flying across London – on the new South Bank zip wire ride
The Guardian
Of course, that’s not how Zip World London is flogging it. The pitch? Enjoy views of the London Eye and Big Ben on “the biggest, fastest, city centre zip line in the world”. The company invited the press to try it, so after (a light) breakfast I made

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Plans revealed for major shake-up of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay party – The Scotsman


The Scotsman

Plans revealed for major shake-up of Edinburgh’s Hogmanay party
The Scotsman
Mr Green, who has also previously masterminded the London Eye fireworks, said he found the offer to work on Edinburgh’s Hogmanay celebrations “irresistible” after years of attending the Fringe. Underbelly, which already runs the hugely-popular Pride …

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