Olympics 2012

Anti doping London 2012 Olympics drugs test

Wada raises drug cheat fears, six months before Olympics

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Wed 8 Feb, AT 10:48

Anti-doping body concerned about testing as it asks to see Lance Armstrong investigation

Beach volleyball

Beach volleyball the hot ticket for MPs and civil servants

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Wed 25 Jan, AT 15:25

Government has bought a lot more Olympic Games tickets for beach volleyball than athletics

The Olympic Park in Stratford, east London

London Olympics faces serious disease risk, say doctors

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Mon 16 Jan, AT 15:01

Public health officials warn that influx of foreign athletes and visitors could create a hotbed of disease

London Games: more soldiers on duty than in Afghanistan

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Fri 16 Dec, AT 08:30

Up to 13,500 military will guard London during Olympics as security budget spirals

Anger as extra £41m goes on Olympic opening ceremony

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Tue 6 Dec, AT 11:00

Fears that 2012 Games will exceed their budget as cost of security at venues almost doubles

Victoria Pendleton has designs on fashion job

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Thu 24 Nov, AT 14:16

Pendleton 'terrified' by life after cycling but plans to team up with Paul Smith for post-Olympic career change


Calls for reduced drugs bans at London Olympics

Wed 27 Jul, AT 14:35

British anti-doping body says athletes caught on recreational drugs should be treated leniently


McDonald’s to open biggest branch at Olympics

Thu 21 Jul, AT 10:39

Business digest Fast food chain announces plans to open huge restaurant in Stratford for the Olympics