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Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route

Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
01/25
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Protesters against closure of Lea Navigation towpath next to Olympic site walk past poster with anti- Olympic graffiti.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
02/25
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Save Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath campaigns on Leyton Marsh at start of protest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
03/25
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Save Leyton Marsh banner and dog on Leyton Marsh at start of protest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
04/25
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Save Leyton Marsh and Open Out Towpath campaigns on Leyton Marsh begin protest march against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
05/25
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Protesters against closure of Lea Navigation towpath next to Olympic site walk past high cost Olympic moorings which local residents have been cleared from.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
06/25
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Barrier closing the stretch of the Lea Navigation outside the London Olympic games area to boats.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
07/25
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Save Leyton Marsh and Open Out Towpath campaigners walk under the motorway on the last few yards of the Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation still open to the public.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
08/25
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Open Our Towpath protesters shows the PCOs watching the protest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea the offical Olympic map from the web site and asks them to remove the 'illegal obstruction'.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
09/25
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Woman wearing 'Save Our Marsh' and 'Open the Path' on cloth strips on her back at Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath picnic against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
10/25
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Pinning the message 'Open the Path' to one of the protesters backs at the protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
11/25
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Protesters sit on the grass with barbed wire 5 ring t-shirts for sale at the protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
12/25
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Olympic security staff in a boat watch the Save Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath campaigns picnic against closure of the Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
13/25
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Pinning the message 'Open the Path' to one of the protesters backs at the protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
14/25
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Security men in a boat keep a close watch on the paddling pools at the protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
15/25
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Bicycles parked against security fence during Save Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath campaigns' protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
16/25
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Barrier on the Lea Navigation towpath next to the Olympic site closing it to the public with notice, security men and cabin.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
17/25
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The barrier and closed Olympic cycle route beside the site next to the tall electrified fence and beside the Lea Navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
18/25
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Cyclists from Save Leyton Marsh and Open Out Towpath campaign read the notice closing the Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigraion next to the Olympic site.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
19/25
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A few of the many groups of cyclists and walkers who were stopped at the barrier during the Save Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath protest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
20/25
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Cyclists from Save Leyton Marsh campaign hold up pictures from Leyton Marsh at the barrier closing the Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigraion next to the Olympic site.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
21/25
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Save Leyton Marsh campaigns atprotest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation with message '20K? No Way. We Won't Pay the ODA' over the high legal costs the ODA claim over their court challenge.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
22/25
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Inflating paddling pools at the protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
23/25
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Getting food ready at the picnic by Save Leyton Marsh and Open Our Towpath campaigns in protest against closure of Olympic cycle route beside the Lea Navigation.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
24/25
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Security men in a boat keep a close watch on the Save Leyton Marsh and Open Out Towpath campaigns' protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
25/25
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Man plays saxaphone Save Leyton Marsh and Open Out Towpath campaigns' protest against closure of the Olympic cycle route along the Lea Navigation towpath.
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
  • Cyclists protest the closure of the Olympic Towpath Cycle Route
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East Londoners protested the closure of the Lea Navigation tow-path alongside the Olympic site, a vital safe cycle route across the area as well as a recreational footpath, marching to the closure site and holding a picnic there.

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