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People hold Olympic protest

by Simon Shaw
Issue No. 2296

Around 70 people joined an “unofficial gentrification tour” of the Carpenters Estate in the shadow of the Olympic site last Saturday.

Tour Guides told of how the area is being “decanted” to extend the playground of luxury flats and amenities for the rich.

The tour finished with a showing of On the Edge: Voices from Beyond the Olympics.

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Tue 27 Mar 2012, 17:53 BST
Issue No. 2296
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