We watched Danny Boyle's fabulous Opening Ceremony last night and were overwhelmed by it. There was so much in it - fireworks, humour, music, film, dance, puppetry and we found ourselves moved and awestruck. And having flashbacks to childhood when The Childcatcher arrived. I don't have anything bad to say about it.
|How's that for a floral display?|
|Note the ship funnel through the buildings. Slightly out of place?|
|Funnel belongs to this huge ship docked in Canary Wharf|
|It's German so could be where the German delegation are staying|
|All the boats crowded here for the Olympics. None of the jetties are normally there|
|Us, supposrting Team GB with our wristbands!|