Tower Bridge draws up to let a 50' rubber duck sail the Thames

Yesterday, Tower Bridge's drawbridge was raised to allow a 50-foot-high yellow rubber duck to sail down the Thames. It was part of the launch of "Facebook Fundation, a bursary granting funds and rewards for daft ideas to encourage Brits to have more fun."

Tower Bridge forced to open for 50 foot rubber duck [ITV] (via Making Light)

(Image: thumbnail from "Tower Bridge opens for the giant duck" by Lewis Whyld/PA Wire)