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Expert Interview with The Slide at The Arcelor Mittal Orbit

If you were lucky enough to go the London Olympics in 2012, you would have seen The Arcelor Mittal Orbit located at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Standing at a whooping 114.5cm, the Orbit is the UK’s tallest sculpture. BUT – you probably haven’t heard about The Slide that now runs of it have you!? The Slide was opened to the public in 2016 and gone one step above the Arcelor Mittal Orbits’ claim to fame – it’s the WORLD’S tallest and longest tunnel slide! We caught up with Andrea, Trade Sales Manager for The Arcelor Mittal Orbit and asked her a few questions about the exhilarating experience…
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Staff Review: River Thames Bike Tour – London

After having this trip eagerly pinned on the calendar for a while as we waited for the tour to start running again in April (can’t imagine it’d be quiet so fun in the winter), Leoni and I were raring to get started on our River Thames City Daytime Tour with Fat Tyre Bike Tours. Myself and Leoni have both been on a number of walking tours of London, so we were looking forward to putting our foot to the pedal and leaving our walking boots at home to try something different. Here’s how we got on… Continue reading

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