A 21-metre wooden hippopotamus was towed up the Thames through the centre of London on Tuesday to mark the start of Totally Thames, a month-long river festival.
The giant hippo – created by Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman – will be exhibited throughout the month at Nine Elms.
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