News on the Olympics from out and about;

  • The Independent reports that “Protestors have taken over a large property owned by Olympic Orbit tower designer Anish Kapoor in the first demonstration against the London Games.”
  • 853 sees the weekend work on Greenwich cable car in preparation for the big day.
  • Are you traveling through London during the Games? Get ahead of the Games.
  • Paul Croft muses on  sport, equality and the Olympic ideal.
  • In a similar vein Lives Running on why people love and hate sport.
  • Inside Left on what makes the Olympcs so popular.
  • Women from Saudi Arabia are allowed to compete in the Games. Evening Standard.
  • There are schools sports days across the country to coincide with the festivities.
  • There’s some naughty Olympic street at over at Londonist.
  • The Camden New Journal has a good piece on disabled people and the Olympics.



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  1. It is no wonder to me that all those parts of GB, are rebelling as it appear’s to me, that this is not the the GB olympics, but the LONDON olympics.

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