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The London I

by | 11th, August 2004

‘AS far as we know, no-one has drowned in the West End of London since David Hasselhoff arrived.

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With the world’s most famous lifeguard in town, paddlers in the Trafalgar Square fountain have been splashing around with a new sense of freedom.

Just knowing Dave is around gives all Londoners a sense of security although Dave is determined not to make a big show of being a real bona fide hero.

So he’s taken to moving around the capital incognito, dressed in a pair of silver-tipped cowboy boots, a black leather jacket open to the waist (to reveal his white T-shirt and silver cross beneath), a pair of dark sunglasses and a yellow floatation aid tucked under one arm.

He looks just like any other Londoner as he poses for photographs in front of the London Eye.

And when he wanders around Covent Garden with his wife Pamela and daughters Taylor-Ann and Hayley – the family group he calls his “North Star” – no-one notices the

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