August 3 - Sir Ian Johnston (pictured), the man in charge of British Transport Police during the 2005 bombings that rocked the capital, has been appointed security director for the 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
July 28 - Kuwait will not be suspended from competing in the London 2012 Olympics, but were warned that the country must amend its sports law before the end of the year to avoid the threat of further action.
July 24 - James Cracknell (pictured), the two-time Olympic gold medallist, has been appointed as sustainability ambassador for the London 2012 Games.
July 23 - More than 300 Christian leaders from across the denominations have begun the task of mobilising the church for outreach programme during the London 2012 Olympics.
July 22 - Malaysia's Government is to set up a "Road to London 2012" supporters group and launch a new set of national team colours as the country chases its first ever Olympic gold medal.
July 21 - A cyber attack is seen as potentially the biggest security threat to the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, a new report published today has warned.
July 21 - Toy maker Hornby has won a licence to make a range of toys and collectables for the London 2012 Olympic Games across its Corgi, Hornby, Scalextric and Airfix brands, it was announced today.
July 20 - Ministers have approved a £19 million injection to bolster security improvements at Olympic Park venues, the Government has announced today.
July 20 - Buckingham Group Contracting started construction work on the Olympic Handball Arena today, two months ahead of schedule, it was announced.
July 20 - Birmingham is close to formalising its agreement for the United States track and field team to base themselves there before London 2012 after confirmation today that a draft contract is now being drawn-up.
July 16 - Leeds is to host Holland's swimming team in the build-up to the London 2012 Olympics, it was announced today.