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London 2012 volunteers among 10,000 for orientation training at Wembley Arena
The first orientation training event for 10,000 London 2012 Games Maker volunteers and Games time employees took place this morning at Wembley Arena in London. The event was the first of six national orientation events on 4th, 5th and 18th February which
4th February 2012
Traders and advertisers get extra time to apply for go-ahead to operate near Lon
Businesses wanting to trade or advertise near London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic venues have been given an extra month in which they can apply for permission.
3rd February 2012
Success for London 2012's International Inspiration programme as it announces 20th country programme in Egypt
The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today announced that London 2012's ground-breaking legacy programme, International Inspiration, has kept its promise to reach 12 million children in 20 countries around the
1st February 2012
LOCOG reveals details of Olympic Flame lighting and arrival in UK
The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) today announced the first details of the lighting of the Olympic Flame for the London 2012 Olympic Games on 10 May, and its arrival into the UK on 18 May. The Flame will travel ar
1st February 2012
Wales strikes gold, silver and bronze as London 2012 medals go into production
Athletes are now one step closer to the dream of winning a medal at next summer's Games as the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic medals go into production, at the Royal Mint headquarters in Llantrisant, South Wales.
27th October 2011
Ahead of London 2012 Games: Olympic Truce Resolution adopted with the most co-sponsoring states in the history of the United Nations
New York - In an unprecedented show of support for the Olympic Truce, all member states of the United Nations General Assembly agreed to co-sponsor the Olympic Truce Resolution ahead of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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17th October 2011