The Independent London Olympic Site
Unofficial site of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Launched 25th November 2002
This will be the third time London has hosted the games having also done so in 1908 and 1948.
Discover more about the history of London Olympics.
The 2012 Olympics will take place in a host of new venues as well as using existing and historic facilities. Many of the new facilities will be reused and the plans are part of the regeneration of Stratford and Lower Lea Valley in east London.
More venue information here: Olympic venues.
You can keep up to date with the latest London Olympics news here on the site.
You can also register to receive out fortnightly e-newsletter in your email or subscribe to the RSS news feed on the right.
We also welcome feedback and information which you think should be featured here. If you have any local news, sports-related projects that you would like to see featured you can contact us here.
If you want to share your opinions about the London Olympics, visit the London Olympics 2012 Forum.
You can also volunteer to help with the games yourself!
Demand for accommodation during the London 2012 Olympic Games will be strong, and there will be many different types available, from hotels and serviced apartments to private houses for rent during 2
More information about accommodation for the London Olympics
Tickets will be available from official London 2012 sales channels for residents in the UK and designated European countries from March 2011.
More information about London Olympics tickets.