Team GB Olympic And Paralympic Parade Part 2: The Crowds

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Team GB Olympic And Paralympic Parade Part 2: The Crowds
Athlete thanks crowd. (Jose Farinha)
Athlete thanks crowd. (Jose Farinha)
A column of Union Flags. (Jose Farinha)
A column of Union Flags. (Jose Farinha)
What the athletes saw. (Jose Farinha)
What the athletes saw. (Jose Farinha)
The Kinetica lions approach. (Andy Thornley)
The Kinetica lions approach. (Andy Thornley)
A fan cheers the big screen. (Jose Farinha)
A fan cheers the big screen. (Jose Farinha)
Crowds assemble in front of Charing Cross station.
Crowds assemble in front of Charing Cross station.
London Ambassadors milling on The Mall.
London Ambassadors milling on The Mall.
Claire Balding works the crowd. (M@)
Claire Balding works the crowd. (M@)
The Thank You jet from BA. (Andy Thornley)
The Thank You jet from BA. (Andy Thornley)
The Red Arrows wow the crowd. (Jose Farinha)
The Red Arrows wow the crowd. (Jose Farinha)
The flypast. (Andy Thornley)
The flypast. (Andy Thornley)
The lion arrives at Buckingham Palace. (Andy Thornley)
The lion arrives at Buckingham Palace. (Andy Thornley)

The second of our two galleries features the roaring crowds who greeted Team GB yesterday, as well as the fly-pasts. Photos by Andy Thornley, José Farinha and M@ Brown.

See the first gallery, of Team GB athletes.

Last Updated 11 September 2012

Proud London Ambassador

Nice piece - it was an excellent final fling for the Games! Just as an aside, though, those aren't Games Makers milling around - they're the lovely pink London Ambassadors who were out and about in town helping people to get around and get a real feel for the city :-)