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London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games

A summer like no other

A summer like no other

We’re hosting a packed programme of live events, cultural festivals and celebrations throughout summer 2012.

The ArcelorMittal Orbit

The ArcelorMittal Orbit

The ArcelorMittal Orbit is a stunning new landmark currently under construction in the Olympic Park.

Project updates

Tower Bridge (detail) © Jason Hawkes

Tower Bridge has a new lighting system, as part of Dazzle: Bridge Ilumination which will light up London's bridges during this summer's Games.

Our preparations for the 2012 Games have proceeded at a sensational pace and an incredible number of improvements are already in place a full year ahead of the Games

With just weeks to go to London 2012, businesses can take some simple steps to get ready for a summer of opportunity and ensure that they’re making the most of the Games.

Get involved

There are three major ways in which you can get involved with the Games: as a volunteer, as a business, and by delivering a project or event that has been inspired by the Games.

25 July 2012

23 August 2012

23 August 2012

19 December 2011

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