October 26 - The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is campaigning for a new bank holiday to be introduced in 2012 to celebrate London hosting the Olympics and Paralympics, which coincide with the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.
By Tom Degun
October 25 - Mike English (pictured) the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) chief of sports performance already has his sights set on success at the London 2012 Olympics.
By Tom Degun
October 23 - Coca-Cola will not block plans by London 2012 to let spectators attending the Olympics bring in their own drinks to venues despite its own multi-million pound sponsorship of the Games.
By Duncan Mackay
October 20 - Travel operator Thomas Cook were today named as the 23rd sponsor of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics and have been appointed provide a range of short break packages that will include accommodation, transport and event tickets for the Games in a £20 million deal.
October 17 - Birmingham City's new owners have been urged to try to persuade London 2012 to pick them to replace Villa Park to host football matches during the Olympics.
October 16 - Logos representing the sports of the London 2012 Olympic Games have been unveiled.
October 16 - The nine-year-old girl who won a Blue Peter competition to design a coin for the London 2012 Olympics is the daughter of a senior BBC executive, it was revealed today.
By Tom Degun in Basildon
October 14 - Gloucester Park in Basildon, Essex today held a launch event to celebrate the beginning of the construction of a £38 million Sporting Village that is set to be a pre-London 2012 training camp.
By Mike Rowbottom
October 13 - Michael Johnson (pictured) has identified London 2012’s strategy of reducing the size of its Olympic stadium once the Games are over as being the most efficient way of ensuring the best value for money.
October 13 - A new 50 pence coin to celebrate the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, designed by nine-year-old Florence Jackson from Bristol, will be officially launched today.
October 12 - Work is due to start today on the £38 million Basildon Sports Village that it is hoped will host a major overseas team before the London 2012 Olympics.
October 10 - A group opposed to the equestrian events at the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics being held in Greenwich Park are set to hold its latest protest event tomorrow (Sunday).
By Tom Degun in London
October 7 - Unlimited, the UK’s largest ever disability programme, has been launched by London 2012 as part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad.