The Best Of Stratford In Photos

Laura Reynolds
By Laura Reynolds Last edited 25 months ago
The Best Of Stratford In Photos
Photo: JAY

A few years on from London 2012, how's Olympic hub Stratford faring? The Olympic Park is blossoming, the Orbit's got a slide and West Ham United have moved into the Olympic Stadium. Take a look at what else is going on.

Robert, an 80 year old steam engine, sits outside Stratford station. Photo: Giovanni Farina
There's a microbrewery inside Stratford Westfield, namely TapEast. Photo: Matt Brown
This cynical, bird's-eye view of Stratford in 2010 was added to our Flickr pool by Zeke.
St John's C of E Church on Broadway. Photo: LFaure Photos
Gorilla statue in the East Village development. The gorilla was part of the Athletes' Village in the 2012 Olympics. Photo: Matt Brown
The Classic Car Boot Sale came to Stratford in 2014. Photo: psyxjaw
The Carpenters Estate in 2011. Photo: Manuel
Sunset over a Stratford street in 2014. Photo: Artee62
Photo by Kathy Archbold in the Londonist Flickr pool
A bold claim by a Stratford retailer. Photo: Kyre Wood

You didn't think you'd get through an article about Stratford without anyone mentioning the Olympics, did you?

The Olympic Stadium in 2011. Photo: Brian Lasky
Sunset over the Olympic Park in 2012. Photo: Emily Bishop
The McDonald's in the Olympic Park (which was only open for the six weeks of the Olympics). At the time it was the world's biggest McDonald's Photo: Matt Brown
Phone box sculpture in the Olympic Park in 2012. Photo: oatsy40
The River Lea running through the Olympic Park. Photo: Gary Etchell
The Olympic Park after dark in early 2016. Photo: Rafael Lopezeta

Last Updated 21 October 2016