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London 2012

Demolition Begins for London Olympic Park

December 14, 2006

The first work to clear the Olympic Park site is underway in East London. (LOCOG) (ATR) The first wave of demolition work on the Olympic Park for London 2012 Games has started...

Public Support Grows For London Olympics

December 13, 2006

The Cutty Sark in Greenwich, site of equestrian events for 2012. (ATR) (ATR) The controversy over rising costs of staging the London 2012 Olympics appears to have failed to pr...

Barclays Declines to Bid for Olympics Sponsorship

December 06, 2006

Barclays headquarters in Canary Wharf also include the offices of London 2012. (ATR) (ATR) Reports from London say England's third-biggest bank has declined to bid to become t...

London Strikes Back at Lemley Claims

December 05, 2006

Jack Lemley says his colleagues in London "only wanted to hear good news". (ATR) A transatlantic slanging match has broken out between the Olympic Delivery Authority and its f...

Press Release: New Website for London 2012

December 01, 2006

 LONDON 2012 ISSUES TENDER FOR WEBSITE REDESIGNThe London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today launched an Inv...

Communication Needed for London Olympics

November 30, 2006

Rogge: "We have to communicate better".(ATR) (ATR) IOC President Jacques Rogge says all parties involved with the London Olympics will need better communication to avoid "misu...

Press Release: London Powerline Milestone

November 28, 2006

 Milestone reached on undergrounding of Olympic PowerlineThe transformation of the physical face of East London in preparation for the London 2012 Oly...

New Aquatics Center Design for London Olympics

November 27, 2006

A rendering of the new design for the Aquatics Center for London 2012. (ATR) The aquatics center for the London Olympics has been dramatically downsized from the original plan...

LOCOG Aims for World-Class Olympics Cmte

November 26, 2006

Room to grow: LOCOG headquarters in Canary Wharf still has plenty of space for new staff. (ATR) (ATR) Creating a "world class organization" will be one of the biggest challeng...

Press Release: London 2012 Paralympics

November 24, 2006

 LONDON 2012 UNVEILS COMPETITION VENUES PLAN FOR THE PARALYMPIC GAMESLondon 2012 today unveiled the venue plan for the Paralympic Games. The plan - wh...

London Olympics to Aid "Hugely Deprived Area"

November 23, 2006

A scrap metals plant is located on land destined for the London Olympic Park. (ATR) Paul Deighton Speaks at International Sports Event Marketing SeminarLondon 2012 CEO Paul De...

London Update -- 2012 Strives to Find Mountain Bike Site

June 10, 2008

The UCI rejects London's original mountain bike proposal: Weald County Park. (LOCOG)  Venue Relocation Test for 2012 Organizers London 2012 organizers appea...