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1

Population

In 1900 London was the largest city with 6.5 million people

2

Tillbury

Boat docks in London located there

3

It became necessary to regenerate London dockyards and the lea valley there because:

In the 1980s sea going ships became to large for the east end docks

4

London dock lands development corporation brought in money:

Sky scrapers brought in business and airports

5

London dock lands development corporation brought in money reason 2:

Most industries depended on it for importing raw materials

6

Transport

Railway developed transport

7

Olympic village

Olympic village made more people want to live and work near it after the games had finished

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