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Gearing up for the Olympics, London ambassadors (and Mayor Boris Johnson) help tourists find their way

WBEZ reporter Niala Boodhoo was lucky enough to snag tickets to the London Olympics. Here is her dispatch from the games.

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Gearing up for the Olympics, London ambassadors (and Mayor Boris Johnson) help tourists find their way

Tourists gather by the Olympic clock in Trafalgar Square.

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WBEZ’s Niala Boodhoo is visiting London right at this very second, and like any good reporter, she chatted with some helpful London ambassadors, who let us know that the opening ceremonies are going to be “very good” (they’ve seen a rehearsal).

Boodhoo also managed to capture a moment with the very British and very cute-sounding London Mayor Boris Johnson, not in person, but over the loudspeaker of the tube, as they call it. It doesn’t sound like he’s as worried about the success of the games as Mitt Romney has been.

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