February 14 2016 Latest news:

Olympics Legacy

Oaks Park High School from Redbridge at the Copper Box Arena as part of the Balfour Beatty London Youth Games

Youth dance championships take over Copper Box Arena

Hundreds of youngsters from across the capital rocked the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park yesterday with a keenly-contested schools dance competition.

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How the slide around the ArcelorMittal Orbit will look (Picture: LLDC)

ArcelorMittal Orbit slide to cost £3.5m

Building the ArcelorMittal Orbit slide will cost £3.5million, it was revealed today.

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The region’s first wheelchair rugby team, the Wheeled Warriors, is looking for new recruits. Photo by Simon Ballard.

Region’s first wheelchair rugby team, Woodbridge’s Wheeled Warriors, seek new recruits

A Suffolk sports club is aiming to strengthen its reputation on the national scene by recruiting new players.

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George Groves will fight at the Copper Box Arena. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Images

Olympic park boxing tickets giveaway

The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is set for an eventful night of boxing on Saturday with former European champion George Groves looking to relaunch his career at the Copper Box Arena.

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The new club will launch in the East Village next month

Table tennis club to launch in East Village

A new community ping pong club will start next month with the aim of giving more people the chance to take part in a fun, social sport.

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Launch of an Olympics-inspired programme at Southwood Primary School with Hannah Beharry, British Boxing Champion and Olympian

Olympic boxer visits Dagenham school

A champion boxer who overcame a traumatic childhood has helped launch a programme to boost children’s aspirations.

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Runners at the Great Newham London Run in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Free places on offer for Great Newham London Run

If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit, why not set yourself the target of completing a 10k run?

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The Olympic Stadium (picture: John Giles/PA)

LLDC boss defends West Ham Olympic Stadium deal secrecy

The chairman of the London Legacy Development Corporation has defended the partial redaction of details surrounding West Ham’s Olympic Stadium move.

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Moe Sbihi broke Sir Matthew Pinsent's 11-year-old British record for the 2km open men's ergo at the British Rowing Indoor Championships

Rowing records broken at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park championships

Thousands visited the Lee Valley VeloPark on Saturday for the biggest-ever British Indoor Rowing Championships.

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AC-DC will performa at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park (Pic: PA/Simon Meaker)

AC/DC to become first band to perform at Olympic Stadium

Rock legends AC/DC will become the first band to perform at the Olympic Stadium next summer.

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People old and young preparing for a tea dance with a Parkour twist at the Copper Box Arena

Tea dance at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park gets parkour twist

A free afternoon of dancing at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will attempt to fuse music and, er, free running.

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Olympic rowing champion Mark Hunter takes to the water at the Queen Elizbateh Olympic Park

Forest Gate Olympic champion Mark Hunter prepares for Stratford’s British Indoor Rowing Championships

Thousands of rowers of all abilities will be in action at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Saturday, and Olympic champion Mark Hunter MBE wants as many people as possible to come down and watch.

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UFest culmintaed with a concert for 3,000 fans at the Copper Box Arena

Thousands of youngsters flock to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for UFest

Thousands of youngsters flocked to the Queen Elizabeth Park last weekend for the capital’s first ever youth-led festival.

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Sport Relief at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in March 2014

Sport Relief returning to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Thousands of people from across the capital will have the chance to run, walk, swim and cycle across the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park next year for charity.

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Glasshouse Gardens topping out ceremony

Topping out ceremony held at Stratford’s Glasshouse Gardens

A year and a half on from when construction work began, the tallest block in Glasshouse Gardens has reached its peak.

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Members of the Legacy Youth Voice

Youth Panel getting voices heard at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

An innovative group of youngsters helping to shape the future of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has elected its own youth board, to help share information and ideas.

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Links

Official London Olympics 2012 website
www.london2012.com

Olympic Park Legacy Company
http://www.legacycompany.co.uk/

Working for London 2012
https://locogrecruitment.london2012.com/jobs/main

London 2012 tickets
http://www.tickets.london2012.com/

Olympics schedule
http://media.ticketmaster.com/en-gb/img/sys/tournament/london2012/oly-complete.pdf

Resources
Map of the Olympic Venues (jpg, 558kb)
Map of the Olympic Parks (pdf, 2.6mb)