August 29 2014 Latest news:

Olympics Legacy

Comedian David Walliams will take part in SwimBritain at the London Aquatics Centre. Picture: Eddie MacDonald

David Walliams takes on charity relay at London Aquatics Centre

Comedian, actor and Britain’s Got Talent judge David Walliams will take on his next big swimming challenge for charity at the London Aquatics Centre.

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Visitors at the boat tour by Lee & Stort Boat Co Ltd explores the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park through the river.

Pictures: Boat tours open to the public at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Why traipse around the Olympic Park by foot when you can glide along the water like a real VIP?

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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park will welcome 3 millionth visitor on Firday

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to welcome 3 millionth visitor

Celebrations will be held to mark the three millionth visitor to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Friday.

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Maurillia Simpson, a former Lance Corporal in the Royal Logistics Corps, will compete in the Invictus Games.

Invictus Games: ‘I lost dream of being soldier but found new one’ tells wounded warrior from East Village

Becoming a soldier was Maurillia Simpson’s dream from a tender age, but one that would be cut short through injury.

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From left: Lorraine Hope, Olivia Hope, 5, Tahlia Adams, 6, Cylise Adams, 4, and Lisa Pope at the Picnic in the Park event at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Pictures: Picnic in the Olympic Park

Families came in their droves to enjoy the late summer sun with an outdoor picnic.

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Ramzy on the finishing straight of the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 (pic: Marathon Photos/marathon-photos.com)

Parklife: News editor Ramzy takes on Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

News editor Ramzy Alwakeel tackled a particularly wet Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 for Parklife on Sunday. Here’s how he got on.

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American rockers the Foo Fighters are set to headling the Invictus Games closing concert. Pic: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Invictus Games: Tickets sold out for closing concert with Foo Fighters and James Blunt

Tickets have sold out for a concert featuring some of the biggest names in the music industry set to close the Invictus Games.

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Prince Harry chats to wheel-chair basketball players. Pics: Invictus Games/Chris Jackson/Getty

Invictus Games to bring Paralympic sport back to Olympic Park next month

Prince Harry’s tournament for injured military personnel will put Paralympic sport back at the heart of the Olympic Park when it gets underway in less than a month’s time.

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The medals for the Invictus Games. Pic: Adam Duke

Invictus Games: Medals designed by world’s oldest jewellers

Medals designed by the world’s oldest jewellers will be awarded to competitors at the Invictus Games.

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Kathryn Tilbury took me through a range of stretches before getting started on the high intensity excercises as part of a fitness retreat at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

Fitness retreat at East Village is ‘healthy cherry’ on Olympic cake

We are routinely invited to attend restaurant/bar openings, music events as well as a variety of presentations.

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A Secret Cinema goer in 50s get-up enjoys the Back To The Future theme. Pic: Secret Cinema/Al Overdrive

Pictures: Secret Cinema’s Back To The Future film experience gets underway

Cinema-goers enjoyed a blast from the past when they showed up in 50s get-up for Secret Cinema’s hotly anticipated Back To The Future screening.

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A gaming team looks serious as they compete against four other players in Call Of Duty

World-class gamers compete in big money eSports tournament at Olympic Park

World-class athletes of a very different kind took over the Copper Box Arena this weekend.

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Box Hill attracts international cyclists competing in events such as this Surrey Cycle Classic in 2011 (pic: Nick Ansell/PA Archive)

Parklife: Ramzy cycles up Box Hill in training for Prudential RideLondon

News editor Ramzy Alwakeel is tackling the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 for Parklife this Sunday. The last instalment of his training diary sees him facing his gremlins and climbing Box Hill.

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Olympicopolis competition launched. Picture: Press Association.

What’s on at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer

Ready for another summer of sport? Well this time, you’ll be taking the centre stage.

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Outside the Copper Box Arena. Picture by David Poultney for the LLDC.

Copper Box Arena celebrates one year open to public with free activities this weekend

The Copper Box Arena will mark a year since it first opened to the public by offering free skills sessions this weekend.

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The ArcelorMittal Orbit

Olympic Park’s ArcelorMittal Orbit to open late for three nights this summer

London’s spectacular nighttime skyline will be visible for the first time from the ArcelorMittal Orbit.

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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)