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  • Published on 28 Aug 2012 Sections

    The Channel 4 News guide to the London 2012 Paralympic Games – how, where and who to watch, ahead of Wednesday’s opening ceremony.

  • Published on 14 Aug 2012 Sections

    When the Olympics have lept their final hurdle, what do you do with all the kit? With the athletes now gone, the big London 2012 sell-off begins with flags, costumes and sports equipment up for grabs.

  • Published on 13 Aug 2012 Sections

    As the London 2012 Olympic Games ends with a spectacular closing ceremony, Lord Coe says Britain “did it right”, while Jacques Rogge declares the Games “happy and glorious”.

  • Published on 12 Aug 2012 Sections

    After boxing and taekwondo were contested by women for the first time and women’s football pulled in record crowds, Channel 4 News asks if London 2012 was a turning point for women’s sport.

  • Published on 28 Jul 2012 Sections

    Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins kicks-off an all-singing, all-dancing opening ceremony which charts Britain’s social and cultural history from Bond to Bean, via the NHS.

  • Published on 5 May 2012 Sections

    As the Olympic Park hosts a series of events designed to stretch its systems ahead of London 2012, Keme Nzerem concludes that the prospect of a wet summer appears to be the organisers’ main concern.

  • Published on 8 Mar 2012 Sections ,

    Channel 4 News Sports Reporter Keme Nzerem is in Istanbul to report on how Team GB is looking, ahead of London’s Olympics this summer.

  • Published on 14 Nov 2011 Sections ,

    Surface-to-air missiles may be used to protect the skies over London during the 2012 Olympic Games, Defence Secretary Philip Hammond confirms. Jane Dodge reports.

  • Published on 4 Nov 2011 Sections

    Next year’s Olympics sees women take to the boxing ring – the only new sport added to the 2012 Games. Keme Nzerem reports on the rise in women’s boxing and talks to some of the 2012 contenders.

  • Published on 20 Sep 2011 Sections

    Britain’s greatest Olympic sailor, Ben Ainslie, is among the first athletes to be named for London 2012. The 34-year-old describes his selection as “a big relief”.

  • Published on 27 Jul 2011 Sections

    With just one year to go before the 2012 Games, Olympic organisers say London is “ready to welcome the world” as it gears up to host the world’s biggest sporting event.

  • Published on 27 Jul 2011 Sections ,

    Olympian Jonathan Edwards tells Channel 4 News he has to “pinch himself” on seeing the London 2012 venues with a year to go – but what else is left to do to make the games, and the legacy, a success?

  • Published on 5 Jul 2011 Sections

    Sports fans will face airport-style security at the 2012 Olympic Games say police, as they start testing London’s venues against potential terror threats.

  • Published on 8 Jun 2011 Sections

    The Olympic torch design for London 2012 has been unveiled. The curved triangular aluminium tube will have 8,000 holes to represent each person carrying the torch on the relay.

  • Published on 15 Feb 2011 Sections

    As the London 2012 Olympic schedule is unveiled, with events in Cardiff, Glasgow and Coventry, Channel 4 News followers on Twitter and Facebook reveal their Games plan.