May 30 2015 Latest news:

Olympics Legacy

Urban golf (Pic: Viktoriya Pintyak @Gemsnfx)

Urban golf reaches Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

It might be an outdoor sport of vast green fairways and well-trimmed lawns, but golf is has reached the big city.

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Last year's Big Lunch

The Big Lunch at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Thousands of people across the country will gather for a community lunch next month, and anyone picnicking at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park could win a trip up the UK’s tallest sculpture.

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Paralympic athlete David Weir

Paralympian David Weir excited by Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park return

The biggest names in Paralympic sport will return to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer and six-time champion David Weir cannot wait to revisit the memories of 2012 .

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Paula Radcliffe at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford with two of the six women picked as 'Radcliffe's Great Runners' for the Morrisons Great Newham London Run, Paula Blake and Vicki Read. Picture: Ellie Hoskins

Paula Radcliffe unveils Great Runners in Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

Marathon champion Paula Radcliffe was at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this morning to unveil her Great Runners.

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Mazie, one of the competitors at the Dog Olympics, to be held at Filby playing fields on June 17. Mazie is sponsored by the Imperial Hotel.

Pooches wanted to put best paw forward at Dog Olympics in Filby

Slinky salukis, limber Labradors and quick-paced collies are being invited to put their best paw forward in canine sporting spectacular.

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Adam Gemili will be competing at the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games in July (Picture: Matt Alexander/PA)

Adam Gemili returning to Olympic Stadium for Anniversary Games

European 200m champion Adam Gemili will be returning to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer for the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games.

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Adam Gemili will be competing at the Sainsbury's Anniversary Games in July (Picture: Matt Alexander/PA)

Adam Gemili returning to Olympic Stadium for Anniversary Games

European 200m champion Adam Gemili will be returning to Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer for the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games.

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England's Yamile Aldama during the Women's Triple Jump Qualification at Hampden Park, during the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Dame Kelly Holmes charity to host fitness masterclass at Olympic Park

Top athletes from the Dame Kelly Holmes Trust will be running a fitness masterclass at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park on Tuesday, May 5.

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Player Coral Batey, BT GB Wheelchair Rugby Team Captain Mike Kerr, GBWR ambassador Mike Brown of England and Harlequins and cice-captain Chris Ryan at Twickenham (Pic: Tom Shaw)

British Wheelchair Rugby National Championships coming to Copper Box Arena

The biggest names in British wheelchair rugby will battle it out for national glory at the Copper Box Arena over the weekend.

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PICTURE BY ALEX WHITEHEAD/SWPIX.COM - Diving - British Gas Diving Championships 2013 - Plymouth Life Centre, Plymouth, England - 10/02/13 - Georgia Ward competes in the Womens 3m preliminaries.

International diving elite coming to the Aquatics Centre for World Series

The biggest names in international diving will be out in force at the London Aquatics Centre next weekend for the British leg of the FINA NVC Diving World Series.

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Broadford school were treated to a fantastic day out at the London Olympic Velodrome

Harold Hill school goes for gold at Olympic Velopark

Broadford Primary School in Faringdon Avenue, Harold Hill, took 30 children to Lee Valley Velopark after successfully completing their Bikeability level 2 course at school.

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Could you beat Paula Radcliffe's record at the Great Newham London Run? Picture: Tom Shaw

Marathon record challenge for Great Newham London Run participants

Could you break the marathon world record at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park this summer?

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Balloons at the ArcelorMittal Orbit

ArcelorMittal Orbit celebrates first birthday with balloons

Visitors to the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park can spend a balloon-filled weekend at the top of the UK’s tallest sculpture, to celebrate its first birthday.

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North Norfolk District Council (NNDC) is supporting local cyclist Isla Rush to reach her goal of becoming a professional cyclist by giving her free use of Splash Leisure & Fitness Centre in Sheringham for her training. Pictured 

Picture: MARK BULLIMORE

Sports star aspires to be professional cyclist

An aspiring athlete from north Norfolk has been given a push towards her goal of becoming a professional cyclist.

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Since 9/11

9/11 Twin Towers steel sculpture unveiled at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

A monumental piece of 9/11 Twin Towers steel recovered from Ground Zero has been made into a striking public artwork for Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park.

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Jessica-Jane Applegate is being sponsored by Bradwell Butchers

Bradwell butcher backs Great Yarmouth’s golden girl Jessica-Jane Applegate

Paralympic gold medal swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate is training hard for the Rio 2016 games – and she is being backed by a Bradwell businessman.

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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)