Year of Olympic Games

Olympic Games Jonathan Edwards Triple Jump

Year of Olympic Games. London 2012 Games are the country’s hottest topic

First Olympic Marathon Cup For Sale

Historic Olympic marathon cup

A bid of over half million pounds bought the marathon cup which was won in the first Olympic Games in Athens in 1896

Videos That Made An Impact 2012

Videos Jubilee boats on river thames

Here are 5 videos chosen by YNUKtv for their impact on communities during 2012. Local news videos have been given the spotlight by many citizen journalists across the UK. The top item is from Portrush and tells the story of torchbearers

London 2012 Has A Message

London 2012 - winners!

Thank you for being the greatest fans of London 2012. We are in the process of handing over our customer data to Sport England and partners. In the video you will see some familiar faces who want to tell you about what’s coming up next from Sport England and partners.

East End Taken Over by Olympic Tsunami

East End feels left out

An Olympic Tsunami has hit the East End. That was the view of many in the community when construction work began on the Games Stadium. At the time they were angry pledges made to create jobs in the area were not being fulfilled.

A Big Brother Bonanza In the Ring

Big Brother Brownlee - pic telegraph.co.uk

A Big Brother Bonanza for Alistair and Jonny Brownlee as they made the Olympic triathlon a family affair. The two took gold and bronze between them thrilling the huge crowd in Hyde Park!

Olympics: In The Park

Park - Olympics Stadium towers over public

Apart from events, hamburgers and coke – they aren’t the only options inside the Olympics Park. The huge crowds will have no problem getting their ‘once in a lifetime’ experience. The Stadium is magnificent and the public is soaking up the sporting events and atomosphere of the park. Should male volleyball players wear speedos?

Games Heats Up London

Olympic Clock Trafalgar popular spot

There’s no shortage of enthusiasm for the Olympic Games in the UK despite the rain! In this Video young people express their excitement over having the Games in London and believe its an opportunity to promote the country!

Olympic Torch Crosses Irish Border

Torch - Irish kiss from north to south

A kiss welcomed the Olympic Torch in the Irish Republic when it crossed the border from Northern Ireland. The friendly flame then connected with the government in Dublin in a historic moment. The Video has more!

Torch Flame Lights Up Portrush

Torch - a great football player

Portrush has seen the Olympic flame spark massive excitement among the people of the seaside town. This runner was proud to be chosen to be part of the team that carried the torch through the town centre and along scenic routes