The London 2012 Organising Committee today revealed the 1,000 cities, towns and villages on the route of the Olympic Torch Relay. Between 18 May and 27 July, the Olympic Flame will come to within just 10 miles of 95% of the population of the UK.
London 2012 today launched the programme for the London 2012 Festival, a spectacular 12-week, UK-wide celebration bringing together leading artists from across the world from 21 June – 9 September 2012.
Schools across England that are engaged with the London 2012 Get Set education programme have been invited to apply for a grant through a new scheme that encourages them to inspire their community through sport.
Deborah Meaden from Dragons' Den and Grand Designs' Kevin McCloud were among a group of London 2012 Sustainability Ambassadors who paid a visit to the Olympic Park today, as the London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) was recognised for its ground-breaking approach to sustainability.
Tickets for London 2012 Track Cycling, Gymnastics and Diving test events will go on sale at 10am on 17 November 2011. The events will offer thousands of spectators the opportunity to see international competition and Olympic qualifiers from just £5 at world class venues.
The London 2012 Organising Committee (LOCOG) today unveiled the Hockey Centre’s first blue and pink pitch, and also revealed that a yellow ball will be used during an Olympic Hockey competition for the first time.