December 28 - Hertfordshire is hoping to conclude a deal in the New Year with the Caribbean islands of St Kitts and Nevis for them to base themselves in the county in the build-up to the London 2012 Olympics
By Andrew Warshaw
December 23 - Tottenham Hotspur are convinced they can persuade FIFA to choose their new ground over the Olympic stadium if England wins the right to stage the 2018 World Cup.
By Tom Degun
December 22 - David Higgins, the chief executive of the Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA) and Paul Deighton, the chief executive of London 2012, have claimed the versatility of the Olympic Stadium leaves it open to various eventualities after the Games is over, including being used as a venue for the 2018 World Cup.
December 18 - A group of children from across the United Kingdom who celebrate their fifth birthday on Sunday (December 20) have been invited to dress the London 2012 Christmas tree at the Olympic Park.
December 16 - London's Olympic Stadium was among 17 stadiums named today as part of England's campaign to host the 2018 World Cup, although whether it will actually be used if the bid is successful depends on what happens to it after the 2012 Games.
By Duncan Mackay
December 16 - Sonia O'Sullivan (pictured), the former world 5,000 metres champion, has been appointed as Ireland's Chef de Mission for the London 2012 Olympics only a year after moving from the track into administration, it has been announced.
December 12 - MP Nick Raynsford has claimed that the group leading the opposition to the equestrian events being held at Greenwich Park during London 2012 have distorted the evidence to try to get the venue changed.
By Tom Degun in London
December 10 - UK Sport today announced their revised investment figures for all funded sports following a thorough Annual Review process which gave a huge boost to the so-called minor sports ahead of their London 2012 preparations.
December 8 - London 2012 has submitted its controversial planning application for the use of Greenwich Park during the Olympics and Paralympics with protesters claiming that it is illegal.
By Duncan Mackay in London
December 7 - London 2012 today promised to provide a wide choice of food and drink during the Olympics and Paralympics, which they hope will dispel claims that spectators will be forced to eat only McDonald's and drink Coca-Cola.
December 4 - More than 90 people have been arrested after a crackdown on unlawful working at the London 2012 Olympic Games site, the UK Border Agency (UKBA) said today.
By Duncan Mackay
December 2 - London 2012 have been forced to defend their choice of official automobile partner for the Olympics and Paralympics after Nissan claimed that BMW's contract to supply 4,000 "low emission" vehicles was a "backwards step" for the capital’s chances of becoming an electric-car world leader.