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London's post-Olympics plan

After a thunderous summer of drama, noise and sporting glory, the now-famous Olympic venues of East London are getting new lives.
Read more… 19 November 2012


Ping pong bounces back in London

Once only played by geeky kids in youth clubs, table tennis has reinvented itself as a social sport and is making a cool comeback in the capital.
Read more… 15 October 2012

A pilgrimage to England’s ‘home of cricket’

Lord's, a magnificent cricket ground in north London, offers plenty of opportunities to bone up on the complexities of cricket, a quintessential English summer sport.
Read more… 19 July 2012

The UK fires up for the Olympics

The official 2012 Torch Relay is set to begin in May, passing through a stellar line-up of the UK’s greatest attractions as it spreads the word about the Olympic Games.
Read more… 28 March 2012

Sidestepping London’s Olympic crowds

During the summer festivities, get around easily and get some sleep, all while avoiding the maddening mobs and inflated hotel prices.
Read more… 06 March 2012


Touring the cities of Olympics past

What happens to Olympic Villages, venues and stadiums after the Games are over?
Read more… 10 June 2011

London’s infectious case of Olympic fever

Join the many locals and visitors flocking for a preview of sports history in the making.
Read more… 14 March 2011

Go to a game in London

Every weekend, thousands of Brits turn out to cheer their favourite team, and the biggest sporting event of all – the Olympic Games – is coming to London in 2012.
Read more… 03 August 2010

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