London celebrates 100-day countdown to Games

Olympic organisers say London 2012 will inspire future generations, as the official slogan is unveiled.


    Events have taken place across London and the UK to celebrate 100 days to go until the London Olympics.
     
    Concerns over security, transport and cost continue to provoke criticism, but the organisers say the Games will "Inspire a Generation".

    Al Jazeera's Lee Wellings reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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