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Colourful procession through Waterloo

London SE1 website team

Waterloo children launched the 2004 Thames Festival by taking a leading role in their own Waterloo Festival on Friday afternoon.

Waterloo  Festival

Children from Johanna Primary School in Lower Marsh formed a colourful procession across Baylis Road to Waterloo Millennium Green for a parade.

Waterloo  Festival

The light rain held off for a balloon launch with the wind quickly taking the balloons high above the Old Vic.

Waterloo  Festival

Also present was BBC London presenter Nina Hossain who appears with Colin Firth in the film Trauma which was shot in Lower Marsh and is released this weekend.

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