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London ends Olympics on extravagant notes
Dazzling three-hour closing ceremony featured music legends and contemporary pop stars before handing off to Rio 2016.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 18:49 GMT
Awarding the London Games a gold medal
Hosts Great Britain have leapt up the medal table but they've also provided an Olympic Games with a wonderful spirit.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2012 19:27 GMT
The cost of Olympic gold
How can poor nations compete when Olympic glory seems bound to the amount richer nations devote to sports?
Last updated: 08 Aug 2012 12:41 GMT
Olympic tickets 'put back in the pot'
After complaints over empty seats, 3,000 more tickets are put on sale as sporting federations return tickets.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 14:39 GMT
VIP no-shows prompt Olympic empty seat probe
Blocks of available seats at supposedly sold-out events have pushed London Olympic Committee to launch investigation.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 06:40 GMT
London 2012: We will ALL be part of action
With 900 million people using Facebook and 500 million Tweeters, this is the first Games where we are all reporters.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2012 14:21 GMT
Will David Beckham go to the ball?
LOCOG chairman Sebastian Coe says no pressure has been put on coach Stuart Pearce to select Beckham for GB squad.
Last updated: 17 May 2012 13:10 GMT
Olympic torch begins journey to London
Countdown to London Games begins in earnest as Olympic flame is lit in ancient Olympia in traditional ceremony.
Last updated: 10 May 2012 11:07 GMT
Despite the grumbles, the Olympics are coming
Everything seems to be under control as LOCOG mark 100 days until the Games – so sadly no need for the Brits to grumble.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2012 11:25 GMT
100 days and London ready for Games
With just over 100 days until the Olympics, a confident Sebastian Coe expects games fever to soon hit London.
Last updated: 16 Apr 2012 15:57 GMT
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