Hosting major sporting events has contributed more than £1.6 billion ($2.1 billion/€1.9 billion) to London’s economy since the city staged the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, a new report published by London & Partners has revealed.
Athletics fans are being given the chance to own a piece of the iconic London 2012 track after it was successfully removed from the former Olympic Stadium.
International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) President Sebastian Coe has claimed it would be “delusional” to say that the London 2012 Olympic Games were the "dirtiest" in history.
Eight Russians spanning three different sports are among the 23 athletes to have tested positive following re-analysis of London 2012 doping samples.
A total of 23 athletes have tested positive for banned substances following reanalysis of samples from the 2012 Olympic Games in London, it has been announced.
Ticket sales for the world’s “longest and tallest tunnel slide” down the ArcelorMittel Orbit Tower in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park are “very promising” according to the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) - and the struggling venue is now on course to double its annual visiting figure to reach profitability.
Her Royal Highness Princess Anne visited the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park to mark her appointment as patron of the Foundation for Future London charity.
A multi-million pound deal allowing Premier League West Ham United to move into the Olympic Stadium built for London 2012 must be made public, it was announced today.
Architect Dame Zaha Hadid, the designer of the Aquatics Centre built for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London, has died at the age of 65, it has been announced today.
West Ham United have denied suggestions made by the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) that they could be forced to groundshare at the Olympic Stadium once they move in next season.
Appeal to take place Monday over releasing full details of West Ham United deal to move into Olympic Stadium
An appeal attempting to prevent the release of full details outlining West Ham United's Olympic Stadium deal is due to be heard in London on Monday (January 25).
A detective who investigated the 2005 London Bombings believes that the atrocities were carried out to prevent the British capital from hosting the Olympics and Paralympics.
Losses of £520,000 ($803,000/€707,000) for the last financial year were made at the Orbit Tower in the London 2012 Olympic Park, according to accounts published by the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC).
Staff including cleaners, catering workers and turnstile operators will be funded by the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC) rather than English Premier League club West Ham United when they move into the Olympic Stadium next year.
Managers of the London 2012 Olympic Stadium have opposed a decision for details of West Ham United’s rental deal to be made public.