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Beast in 2012 Olympic river?

What took a goose on the Lea near the Olympic stadium?

STORIES of a monster swimming in the River Lea Navigation have resurfaced… fully six years on, as the media seeks stories connected to the 2012 Olympics.

The “latest” attack saw a goose dragged from the surface of the Lea close to the main Olympic site in East London. The media blamed the usual suspects – pike, catfish, snake, mink or otter.

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