Photo Gallery Olympics Regeneration a Mixed Blessing for Stratford

Stratford in east London, near the Olympic park, has undergone a massive investment drive to pretty it up in time for the Games, and now boasts Europe's largest shopping center. But the gentrification of one of Britain's poorest areas threatens to leave long-time residents out in the cold.
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