September 1 2015 Latest news:

Olympics Legacy

The Lee Valley VeloPark will host the event

Cycling event’s Stratford return after 35 year UK hiatus

A traditional cycling event will be returning to the UK scene after 35 years away.

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Here East

7,500 jobs coming to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park through Here East

The legacy of the Olympics is often thought of as world-class competitions and grass-roots sports participation.

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Section Boys, Big Tipper, Big Narstie, Lady Leshurr, Trapstar, and street team members

First ever youth-led cultural festival set for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Young people will take over Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park for a weekend in November at the first ever youth-led cultural festival.

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Peter Spence and Steve Heap install the crossbar for the rugby posts at the former Olympic Stadium in preparation for the friendly between the Barbarians and Samoa (pic: Andrew Baker)

Barbarians face Samoa in Olympic Stadium’s first ever rugby match

History will be made this afternoon when the Barbarians face Samoa in the first ever rugby match at the Olympic Stadium.

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Tour of Britain preview at Fakenham Racecourse. Pictured are (from left) David Hunter, Becky Palmer, Karl Read and Duncan Ellis. Picture: Ian Burt

Excitement builds as Fakenham Racecourse gets set to play its part in the Tour of Britain

Excitement ahead of the Tour of Britain is building in Fakenham ahead of the seventh stage of this year’s professional road race.

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The Tour of Britain 2011 cycle race passing through Reepham.
PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Find your spot to watch the Tour of Britain when it races through Broadland

Communities and businesses in Broadland are set to benefit from the arrival of the Tour of Britain when it races through the district next month.

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The Olympic Stadium will host Rugby World Cup games before West Ham move in. (Photo by Handout/Getty Images)

‘Tottenham just wanted to flatten it’ West Ham chief defends Olympic Stadium deal

Karren Brady says West Ham should not have to keep justifying themselves over the acquisition of the Olympic Stadium.

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How the Olympic Stadium will look once West Ham move in

Supporters’ trusts call for West Ham Olympic Stadium deal inquiry

Supporters of eight London football clubs have called for a government inquiry into West Ham’s tenancy at the Olympic Stadium.

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The Tour of Britain 2011 cycle race passing through Reepham.
PHOTO: ANTONY KELLY

Where to watch the Tour of Britain as the riders race through Fakenham and Reepham.

Where’s the best place to see the Tour of Britain – and which roads will be closed when?

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The Beach Run will finish on BeachEast, which has been popular with families since it opened

Beach Run at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Celebrate what’s left of summer with a 5k run around Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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How the bell will look when it is installed in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Giant bell to be installed in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

The iconic bell from the London 2012 opening ceremony is set to toll in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park once more.

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Tour Ride riders reaching the finish line at the Royal Norfolk Showground in 2012. Photo: Steve Adams

A chance for cyclists to ride part of Tour of Britain route in Norfolk

Cyclists of all abilities will get a taste of what it is like to be a Tour of Britain rider when they pedal part of the route set to be tackled by the professionals.

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Members of Islington disability groups were given the opportunity to try out specially adapted cycles

Islington moves to secure Paralympic legacy with new disability sport scheme

Islington has launched an ambitious riposte to concerns about London’s Paralympic legacy.

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Brothers Phillip Milbourne, 31, and Richard, 29, of North Elmham, are cycling to 92 Football League grounds in aid of Breast Cancer Care and the British Liver Trust. They have been to Carrow Road, Portman Ground and Aldiss Park.

North Elmham brothers are on target for epic challenge

Eight hundred miles completed, three new tyres and 32 football grounds visited - two North Elmham brothers are a third of the way through their epic cycle challenge.

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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)