Paralympic Gold Sailor First GB Athlete for Rio 2016

Rio 2016 Paralympian sailor Helena Lucas MBE

Helena Lucas MBE is first Great Britain athlete selected for the Olympic Games. It was announced on her recent 40th birthday. The champion is determined to compete for the another top medal. But Rio is an expensive journey. A fundraising plan has been put together to get her there! The video explains

Worlds Longest Photo Jumps To Challenge

photo jumping after the other

Clare Newton was awarded the Guinness World Record for the largest composite photo ever taken and exhibited. As part of the, London and Partners World Record London, Clare unveiled the record-breaking photograph in the Excel Centre not far from the Olympic Stadium.

Security Tightens For Olympic Games

security action on the Thames

Big political row going on after an extra 3,500 troops will be deployed to secure the Olympic Games. The private contractor G4S admits it cannot do the job and the people it has employed are not showing up for work! The Video has public reaction to earlier plans for military to join the policing of the Games

Glasgow Offers Olympic Games Volunteers

on the start line in Glasgow

Glasgow is latest city in search for Games Makers. Scotland has over two thousand people eager to become volunteers for the London 2012. Some were interviewed at the Glasgow Science Centre in May.

Worlds Best Cyclists in Olympic Test Race

jubilant cyclist

Huge crowds turned out for the London 2012 preview cycle event Sunday August 14. Britain’s Mark Cavendish won the race.

Sir Chris Hoy Olympic Parade Interview

Sir Chris Hoy - Glasgow Parade

The great Sir Chris Hoy praised TeamGB for its medals and London 2012 for the huge success of the Games. He was speaking to ahead of the Olympic Parade in Glasgow.

2012 Olympic Torchbearers Selection Starts

Torchbearer Nominee

Among the hopefuls who want to carry the Olympic torch is Edwina (Eddie) Brocklesby from London. The selection process will begin soon

Animals Join Olympics Opening Ceremony

recreating british countryside

A stunning show! Olympic opening ceremony included the Queen playing the role of a James Bond girl. Also in the cast was animals to help film director Danny Boyle create a British meadow. He called it ‘Isles Of Wonder’. Check the Video for his production plans

Olympic Flame Blazes In UK

what a great flame thrilled the massive crowds when he joined torchbearers on the streets of Taunton to carry the Olympic flame. Its something he dreamed of doing since he was a boy – very exciting

London Olympic Park A Closer View

Olympic - London 2012 Olympic Stadium

Security for the London 2012 Olympic Games is currently estimated at £255,000 a day. The military was called in to help secure the massive event