London 2012 Olympics ticket sale
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Tickets for the London 2012 Olympics go on sale

Tickets for the 2012 Olympics in London have gone on sale.

People can apply online for the next six weeks.

Tickets for over-subscribed events will then be allocated by ballot. The system is intended to prevent the web-site crashing and to minimise fraud.

The BBC's James Pearce reports.

  • 15 Mar 2011
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