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Latest site update: 14th January 2022

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5th January 2022
Daffodils open along Waterworks River

Coronavirus update: Venues are now open again. See here for the Park's latest, detailed Coronavirus updates

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5th January 2022
One of four new benches along Middlesex Way

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14th January 2022
Waterworks River reflecting East Bank at dawn.

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A full set of latest photos can be found by clicking here.

Latest News Headlines
11th Jan. 2022 New campus gets set to open in the Olympic Park
11th Jan. 2022 London Festival of Architecture 2022
5th Jan. 2022 Newham housing estate votes for council's mini village plan
4th Jan. 2022 How ABBA’s 2022 virtual concerts could change the face of live music
22nd Dec.2021 Turing Building development confirmed
30th Nov. 2021 The huge new village coming to London with buildings named after sweets
19th Nov. 2021 IQL Pavilion: “Cut Above The Rest”
15th Nov. 2021 Sadler's Wells theatre planned for Olympic Park
10th Nov. 2021 Planning permission granted for three more phases of East Wick and Sweetwater
9th Nov. 2021 Time Out: Sadler’s Wells is opening a new theatre and hip hop academy in Stratford
7th Oct. 2021 A celebration of sustainable construction - IQL Pavilion wins awards
24th Sep. 2021 LCF celebrates 'Topping Out' new building in the heart of East London
2nd Sep. 2021 IOC: London 2012: engaging, inspiring and transforming
1st Sep. 2021 The Olympic Park - Open City
27th Aug. 2021 ABBA’s Groundbreaking Comeback Tour Takes Place in Spring
20th Aug. 2021 Beneath the Façade: V&A East Museum
16th Aug. 2021 Architectural Vision for V&A East Storehouse
5th Aug. 2021 London Stadium/West Ham: PAI release delayed takeover press statement
4th Aug. 2021 Meet the driving force behind the Here East innovation centre
29th Jul. 2021 How London laid the groundwork for sustainable sporting architecture
26th Jul. 2021 The New V&A Museum Coming to Stratford
3rd Jul. 2021 Google doodles its birthday tribute to Paralympic Movement founder Sir Ludwig Guttmann
30th Jun. 2021 V&A East Launches
24th Jun. 2021 Here East launches Impact Report 2021
23rd Jun. 2021 D&D London’s New Stratford Restaurant to have Alpine Theme
11th Jun. 2021 Covid-19 vaccination event at the London Stadium in the Olympic Park
7th Jun. 2021 London Stadium Announce New Multi-year Partnership Extension With Heineken
3rd Jun. 2021 Staffordshire University London doubles space at Here East
1st Jun. 2021 UCL East campus on track to deliver Olympic legacy

For a list of earlier headlines, visit the Previous News Headlines page.

This Month in Park History - January

This gallery shows the Park as it was during the month of January in past years.

For all photos from all years, see the main Photo Galleries page.

Park Walks Videos

These "Park Walks" videos were made by me as a result of the travel restrictions imposed during the Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020-22 as a way of helping my fellow Park Champions stay in touch with what's going on in the Park.

These are the latest two walks. The full series is listed on the Park Walks page.

There are many other videos of interest listed on the main Videos page.

About Harper's Parkipedia
This is a repository of information of many aspects of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park and its immediate surroundings - the history and geography of the area, the conservation and parkland work, the artwork in and around the Park, sports and special events as well as on-going and future developments.

Click on any of the images on this site to view the full-sized version.

It is an unofficial resource and is not connected in any way with Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London Legacy Development Corporation or any of their associated companies, officers or individuals.

Harper's Parkipedia is owned and managed by Paul Harper. Queries concerning this site can be directed here.

Don't forget the Search facility at the bottom of every page.

What's New?
  • January 2022
    • January added to home page
    • Created and added January 2022 to Photo Gallery - 2022
    • Park at Night gallery split into 11 seperate galleries
    • 5,289 photos now available.

For a list of earlier changes and additions,
visit the Changes to the Parkipedia page.

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Credits: I am very grateful to Workable who have kindly allowed me access to their excellent shared workspace and meeting room facilities on the 19th floor of 1 Westfield Avenue to take many of the high-level photographs on this site.

Workable can be contacted through these links: Website , Instagram , Facebook , or via EMail.