December 18 2014 Latest news:

Olympics Legacy

Youngsters interact with the dni of strawberries in a workshop at TeenTech's technology hub in the Copper Box.

Video: Fruit and guitars give teens tech taste at Copperbox Arena

The worlds of science, technology and sport collided on Friday as more than 500 children from across the capital took part in a series of challenges and experiments at the Copperbox Arena.

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Sasha Corbin of England in action against South Africa.

England netballers to face Malawi at Copperbox Arena

2014 might be winding down but the international netball season certainly isn’t, with the sport’s biggest names arriving at the Copperbox Arena next week.

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Laura Trott on her way to victory the Women's Omnium. (Pic: PA Wire/Press Association Images)

Cycling superstars return to Lee Valley Velopark for UCI World Cup

The cycling superstars that lit up 2012 returned to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park at the weekend for the UCI Track World Cup.

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.Sebastian Lawrence, 15, at the  opening of Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre in Stratford.

Young tennis stars compete at Lee Valley finals

Some of the UK’s brightest young tennis prospects will compete at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre today.

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Deputy mayor Lester Hudson, mayor Sir Robin Wales, Nova chairman Brendan Foster and Newham Council chief executive Kim Bromley-Derry

Great Run series comes to Olympic Park

Newham is set to join the likes of Newcastle, Glasgow and Birmingham in hosting a Great Run for the next 10 years.

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The Arcelormittal Orbit.

Father Christmas and reindeer at ArcelorMittal Orbit

With less than three week until the big day, Father Christmas will be dropping into the UK’s tallest sculpture from this afternoon.

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Sir Craig Reedie presenting the medal to Geraint John

Olympic accolade given to St Albans architect

A St Albans architect is the first Brit to be awarded a special medal for his service to the Olympic Movement.

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Aerial view of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford.

New £141m cultural hub set for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

A new £141million cultural district featuring university campuses and museums is set to be built at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic park.

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The NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters is coming to the Olympic Park today. Picture: EMPICS Sport/PA Images

Wheelchair tennis players do battle in Olympic Park today

The world’s top wheelchair tennis players will kick off a five day tournament at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre today.

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Wheelchair tennis players Jordanne Whiley, Kgothatso Montjane and Lucas Sithole with the Mayor of London, Boris Johnson

Wheelchair tennis stars meet Mayor ahead of tournament

The world’s best wheelchair tennis players are set to begin battle at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park tomorrow, but three of them had a warm up match with a very special guest.

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The NEC Wheelchair Tennis Masters is coming to the Olympic park this week. Picture: EMPICS Sport/PA Images

Competition: Win tickets to Wheelchair tennis masters at Olympic park

It’s your last chance to win tickets to watch the world’s best wheelchair tennis players return to the Olympic park.

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Young children take to the court at the Disablity Tennis Festival at Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre

First disability tennis festival bounces onto court at Olympic park

The first disability tennis festival for young people has been held in the former Olympic park.

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Headteacher Kerry Linden is going to be singing with her choir at Twickenham for the England South African game

Romford headteacher sings at England v South Africa this afternoon

A head teacher will sing the national anthems at today’s England rugby match with the Games Maker Choir.

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Boris bikes are spreading east (Picture: PA Images/Dominic Lipinski)

‘Boris bikes’ to come to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

So-called “Boris bikes” will soon be available to hire in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park as the successful urban cycle hire scheme expands.

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Members of the Legacy Youth Panel

Teens advise on Olympic Park legacy

The future of Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park is in safe hands following the recruitment of new members of the Legacy Youth Panel.

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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)