Boris Johnson, Lord Coe and David Beckham welcomed the Olympic flame to City Hall on Friday lunchtime as the final leg of the torch relay arrived in the Pool of London by boat from Hampton Court Palace.
Hundreds of people took part in 'All the Bells' at 8.12am on Friday - artist Martin Creed's drive to have every bell in the country rung for three minutes - with big events at Borough Market, HMS Belfast, Millennium Bridge and National Theatre.
London skyline at sunset tonight from Tate Modern (just after the Red Arrows went by) http://t.co/chQTEr2d
Video of tonight's Tower Bridge speedboat / fireworks sequence seen from More London http://t.co/buwkUnvD
Here's our video of that Tower Bridge helicopter sequence, filmed back on 9 June http://t.co/faF2cImT
@federilli all over now
Tower Bridge again [video to follow] http://t.co/IxGa0Htz
Tower Bridge fireworks http://t.co/jAl5k9WO
Tower Bridge traffic now stopped.
Found: stray kitten near Bermondsey Street http://t.co/AUcweA1E
Tower Bridge now running through its light effects.
Olympic flame on the Gloriana seen from tower of Southwark Cathedral http://t.co/daPkmMgp
Cops from Strathclyde on patrol right outside City Hall
SE1 has gained a new street http://t.co/KYQ9l1km
Red Arrows flypast seen from More London http://t.co/PHelgLUD
Confirmation that 9.40 is key time to be watching Tower Bridge: @Thamesclippers says river closed London Bridge to Canary Wharf 9.30-9.50
Huge police incident south end Blackfriars Bridge. Seems to be #criticalmass related
@dankarran smart money's on 9.40pm but don't blame us if it doesn't happen
@NTBookshop Thank you!
See the opening ceremony on a big screen in a Waterloo school playground just off Lower Marsh: http://t.co/PpArEBAw - all welcome
Just added pic of David Beckham at City Hall to today's torch story http://t.co/Xb3LxVXu
Pop-up burger + wine bar at Borough Market http://t.co/is4sidt9 - £15 for a burger with chips and a glass of wine
Picture from earlier of Gloriana and the Olympic flame passing St Thomas' Hospital http://t.co/76EHa6jm
Shakespeare's Bankside - guided walk this Sunday http://t.co/OOGDwTSq
@AllyAsh There is a maximum capacity which they will enforce but otherwise you can come and go as you please.
@theplace4music There's an idea for a flashmob...
Just published - Olympic Torch Relay ends 70-day tour at London's City Hall http://t.co/JVE0jcX7
Crowds outside City Hall hoping to catch a glimpse of David Beckham, Boris, Seb Coe et al http://t.co/jd7njswQ
The Potter's Arms pop-up pub opens tomorrow at Potters Fields Park http://t.co/741hayM5
@LeeSmithurst Licensing and permissions - the ceremony ends too late in the evening for the consents they have.
"Driver must not play piano while bus is in motion" - Tower Bridge Road http://t.co/LOvWYfUs
BBC News Channel now shown on big screen at London Bridge Station http://t.co/7SAtEBjs
Potters Fields Park big screen http://t.co/abbTr5Az
Cllr Barrie Hargrove is about to officially reopen St John's Churchyard near Tooley Street
Greater Manchester Police on duty in Tooley Street. And a Kent Police van outside @lb_southwark hq
Video of the Olympic flame on the Thames between Waterloo Bridge and Blackfriars Bridge http://t.co/C5qTfP6h
Boris Johnson: London House at City Hall during Olympic will be a "constant schmoozeathon" to encourage inward investment.
Boris Johnson at HMS Belfast tells @JaneHillNews that "the geiger counter of Olympo-mania is creeping towards the red zone"
The flame has arrived alongside the floating Olympic rings next to City Hall
Picture: Olympic flame approaching Blackfriars Bridge on the Gloriana row barge [video to follow] http://t.co/vVdtOtNI
Gloriana nearly at Millennium Bridge
Gloriana now past Waterloo. Approaching Blackfriars.
St John's Churchyard - official reopening 1pm today http://t.co/8OeuB87y
BBC's @JaneHillNews is reporting live from HMS Belfast on the BBC News Channel
Keys found yesterday - Southwark Street / Blackfriars Road SE1
San Francisco complains that the Shard is a "rip-off" of one of their towers http://t.co/5hQfDNce
TfL: "limited viewing capacity" for torch from bridges "so arrive early and have an alternative viewing point planned".
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