Latest News for London Olympics
Saturday night fever as Ellie Simmonds adds silver to her medal haul
Swimming records tumble, but the 17-year-old crowd favourite is pipped to top slot by American arch-rival Victoria Arlen.
9th September 2012
Swimming records tumble as Craig surpasses all expectations
For Josef Craig this was supposed to be about Rio, a learning experience for four years time. Instead the 15-year-old gave a nerveless lesson in how to swim an event at the highest level; yesterday morning he broke the world record in the heats of the S7
7th September 2012
Paralympics 2012: 15-year-old Josef Craig breaks world record
Teenager swimmer powers through S7 400m freestyle heats
'I just don't know what to say, it's just amazing'
6th September 2012
Swimming: Heather Frederiksen's brave recovery earns golden reward
For one night - and quite possibly one night only - Ellie Simmonds did not emerge from the Paralympic pool as Britain's star.
5th September 2012
Swimming: Ellie Simmonds overcomes 'killer' fatigue to book place in final
Ellie Simmonds was still running on adrenalin as she overcame "killer"
fatigue to book a spot in tonight's final of the S6 50 metres freestyle
at what has become a second home for the 17-year-old.
4th September 2012
Ellie Simmonds sets world record in Paralympics 2012 200m medley heats
Simmonds breaks record in SM6 200m individual medley heats
'The crowd definitely gives me a big buzz,' says Simmonds.
3rd September 2012
Paralympics 2012: Spanish swimmer leaves violent past for glory in the pool
Sebastián Rodríguez, who was jailed for his part in leftwing terror attacks, is competing for his 13th Paralympic medal in London.
30th August 2012
'Ellie Simmonds was inspirational. Now it's my turn to win gold'
Team GB's swimmers have high hopes of success in London.
22nd August 2012
London 2012: David Roberts wins appeal over Paralympic selection
Swimmer can now ask British Swimming to reconsider
Roberts did not make the original team
15th June 2012
Landmine victim Malek Mohammed going for gold at Paralympics
Malek Mohammed was 11 when he lost his legs - another statistic in the endless Afghan war. But this one may have a happy ending in London
7th June 2012
London 2012: Dave Roberts left out of ParalympicsGB squad
Swimmer Dave Roberts has not been selected for the ParalympicsGB team for the London 2012 Games.
10th April 2012
London 2012: British Paralympic swimmers to 'make an impact'
British Swimming Paralympic performance director John Atkinson believes his squad will make an impact at the London Games after the conclusion of the trials in Sheffield.
8th April 2012
British Swimming Trials: Pepper ready to realise Paralympic dream
At the age of 23, Dan Pepper is preparing for the most important swimming trials of his life. A place at the Paralympics is up for grabs.
2nd March 2012
Gold medal haul highlights British swimming success in Berlin
Great Britain won an impressive total of 27 gold medals at the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Swimming European Championships, which drew to a close on Sunday.
11th August 2011
Jonathan Fox targets 2012 Paralympic gold
Cornish swimmer Jonathan Fox has set his sights on winning gold at the London 2012 Paralympics.
3rd June 2010