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3/8: Media Pins

It seems as if the media organisations are now starting their pin programmes. This week, 4 media pins have been spotted.

The first comes from Eurosport and combines their logo with a pale blue London 2012 logo and the words 'official broadcaster'

3/8: Emblems of Scotland

The first 2 pins in what will be a larger series are released today. These pins are from the 'Emblems of...' series which will cover England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.

3/8: Pictogram Sets

Two new sets of pictogram pins are being issued. These are collectors sets and consist of the Olympic pictograms and Paralympic pictograms in frames. The pins have a brushed metallic or possibly pewter effect. This is based on the photograph having not seen the pins.

The Olympic pictogram framed set is limited to 5,000 pieces and is priced £250

The Paralympic pictogram framed set is limited to 2,012 pieces and is priced £150

30/7: More Sponsor Pins Spotted

An update on the 1 Year To Go Pins as well as some more sponsor pins that have been seen.

Firstly a photo of the EDF 1 Year To Go that we mentioned on Wednesday.

This is pin EDF0008 and is limited to 500 pieces.

30/7: New Mascot Sport and Retail Update

Mandeville has a new sport pin available. This one is Athletics (Running). As before, issue size is 10,000 and the price is £6.50

Also, the mascot 'pose' pins - police and union flag are now in general release. These are the boxed sets (larger) and individual enamel (smaller) pins that have been restricted to the official shop to date.

28/7: Sponsor & Internal 1 Year To Go Round Up

A busy day for 1 Year to Go pins yesterday. Thanks to excellent and persistent detective work by some readers, here's news of what was released yesterday.

An internal 1 Year To Go pin was issued to all LOCOG and ODA staff

This is pin LOC0015 and has the words 'Thank You' printed on the back

18/7: First Sponsor 1 Year To Go Pin

The first sponsor 1 Year To Go pin has been announced by BT. This is pin BT0005 and follows the style of their previous countdown pins.
No issue size information is available for this at the moment, but there were 6,000 of the BT 2 Years To Go pin.

16/7: Two New Mascot Sports Pins

Wenlock tries out two new sports in the latest mascot pins. This time it's football and water polo.

As with the other mascot sports pins, these are limited to 10,000. Both are prices at £6.50 and available now.

13/7: 400 Days to Go - Paralympic Version

It's Mandeville's turn to celebrate the 400 day to go milestone with a new pin available from next week. The 400 days to the Paralympic Games falls on 26 July, the day before the Olympic 1 Year To Go day.

This pin is limited to 2,012 pieces and is priced at £6.50.

10/7: New Internal Pins

Some of you may have noticed some additions to the internal catalogue over the past few days, as there have been a few new LOCOG and ODA pins spotted. For those that haven't, here's a round-up.