Across the river from Greenwich you can see the Millennium Dome, which was the focal point of Britain’s new year celebrations in 1999 / 2000

Public support for the Dome both before and after it opened was mixed.

Though some people felt that the amount spent on it (over £758 million) could have been better spent on public services such as hospitals, others were pleased it was built as it brought prosperity to a deprived part of London.

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