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.
Lee Valley Regional Park Authority, who look after three of the venues used at the 2012 Olympic Games in London, have announced they have appointed Paul Osborn as their new chairman.
British charity Directory of Social Change (DSC) have blasted the Government for failing to repay money they claim is owed to charities and communities used to fund the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
British Sports Minister Tracey Crouch today launched a wide-ranging public consultation on sport in the United Kingdom amid growing concerns that the country is failing to live up to the legacy promise of the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics.
Victoria Pendleton helps mark opening of London 2012 mountain bike at Hadleigh Park to general public
Two-time Olympic gold medal-winning cyclist Victoria Pendleton was joined by the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport John Whittingdale to celebrate the opening of Hadleigh Park, the home of Olympic mountain biking at London 2012, to the general public.
More than 17,000 runners were today given the first opportunity to see the London 2012 Olympic Stadium, which is currently being transformed in time for this year's Rugby World Cup and for Premier League West Ham United to move into for the 2016-2017 season.
The cost of transforming a patch of run-down East London real estate into the beating heart of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and then a multi-use venue that will serve as football club West Ham United’s leased home is set to exceed £700 million ($1.1 billion/€978 million).
Ukrainian open water swimmer Olga Beresnyeva has been stripped of her seventh place finish at the London 2012 Olympic Games after admitting to taking EPO (Erythropoietin).
The first annual UK Cross Golf Open will be staged at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London on May 15, Community Golf have announced.