London street sound snapshots 2

From parkour free-running in the streets of Plaistow, to bouncing on an inflatable Stonehenge in Southwark. Or from a boxing club in Clapton - via a pop-up bathouse in Barking - to a jazz-filled afternoon at a floating market in Bow.

Here, in sounds and images, the BBC World Service explores how Londoners have been spending their time during the Olympic fortnight.

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Audio by Francesca Panetta for BBC World Service. Photography by Alex Hocking. Additional music by Frank Williams and James Lascelles.

Slideshow by Paul Kerley. Publication date 10 August 2012.

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