London offers transport advice to Rio 2016

By James Crook

145876420February 27 - The London Assembly have drawn on the experience from last summer's Olympic and Paralympic Games to send a letter of advice to the Brazilian Ambassador, advising how Rio can learn from London to ensure that their transport system is up to par for South America's first Games in 2016. 

International broadcasters gear up for Sochi 2014

By Emily Goddard

sochi 2014 main media centre 270213February 27 - More than 200 international broadcasters with rights for the Sochi 2014 Olympics and Paralympics, including the likes of the BBC, NBC and Russia's NTV-PLUS, have travelled to the Russian city to get a glimpse of the facilities that will be on offer during the Games as part of the second World Broadcaster Meeting.