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 Duncan Mackay
October 13 - London Mayor Boris Johnson and Olympics Minister Tessa Jowell have today agreed to back plans for badminton and rhythmic gymnastics to move to Wembley Arena for London 2012 and have dropped their original proposals for a new purpose built venue to be built in Barking.
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 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).
September 30 - UPS has become the latest £20 million sponsor of the London 2012 Olympics, it was announced today.
September 29 - China, one of the most sought-after teams in the build-up to London 2012 by cities wanting to stage pre-Olympic training camps, have opened talks with Sheffield and visited the Yorkshire city to inspect the facilities.
September 29 - Britain's 1,200 Olympic and Paralympic athletes will be sponsored by Visa in a deal that London 2012 chairman Sebastian Coe has branded as "a ground-breaking moment for British sport".
Sport England and Facebook sign £20 million deal to encourage people to take up sport in London 2012 build-up
By Tom Degun
September 24 - The Youth Sport Trust Young Ambassador Programme today welcomed around 200 new members from South East England - aged between 14 and 19 - at the Brit Oval in London.
September 23 - Train operator Southeastern has renamed 12 of its high-speed trains after British Olympic and Paralympic medallists, including Sebastian Coe, Daley Thompson and Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson.