Monthly Archives: June 2012

Cultural Olympiad events dominate London

London is embracing the special Cultural Olympiad being held across the UK in the run-up to the Olympic Games and is aiming to show the best of the country's arts. One of the key events involves the London Transport Museum … Continue reading

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London remains top global destination

The Jubilee and the Olympic Games are making London the world's hottest destination this year, according to a new study. An index produced by credit card company MasterCard concludes that the UK capital will attract 16.9 million air passengers – … Continue reading

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University prepares Olympic Village

The Royal Holloway University is putting the final touches to its Olympic athletes' accommodation. A total of 1,400 competitors are planning to stay on the campus this summer and will largely be involved in the rowing and canoeing events at … Continue reading

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Roddick considers this year may be his last Wimbledon

Roddick has made it to three Wimbledon finals but has always failed to beat his main rival Roger Federer and explained to the Daily Mail that his fitness is starting to suffer as he approaches his 30s so this has … Continue reading

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Olympic triathlon squad confirmed

Team GB's triathlon team has been revealed and the chances of gold for the squad remain high. A total of six have been selected including two members whose main focus will be helping their team mates win medals. Alistair and … Continue reading

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Countdown to London 2012 continues

With less than 50 days to go until the start of the Olympic Games, the city is continuing to prepare for the big sporting event. Anyone staying in central London hotels will have noticed that the capital is already building … Continue reading

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Murray to focus on Wimbledon

British tennis player Andy Murray may decide to focus solely on Wimbledon this summer and skip the traditional warm-up event at the Queen's Club. In a bid to win his first Grand Slam title, the UK number one has not … Continue reading

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London wins top Sports City Award

London has succeeded in picking up a top award recognising how the capital has embraced sport during the Olympic year. The capital was named as the SportsBusiness Ultimate Sports City of 2012 – taking the title from Melbourne, which has … Continue reading

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Jubilee Pageant awarded Guinness World Records title

The weekend's River Thames Jubilee Pageant has broken a Guinness World Record for the largest parade of boats. A total of 670 crafts made up the procession that was in honour of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. The previous record was … Continue reading

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Tower Bridge celebrates Jubilee and London 2012

London's most famous bridge has been given a makeover to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and celebrate the city's hosting of the Olympic Games. A team of designers and electricians has spent the last six months installing high-tech LED lighting … Continue reading

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Look For Spa Hotels London and Enjoy a Rejuvenating Experience

You must be aware of the fact that a spa can be one of the most rejuvenating and relaxing experiences which can not only refresh the senses, but can also fill up your mood and give you a completely stress … Continue reading

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London target for world’s fastest man

Sprinter Usain Bolt has suggested that the city of London could see him break the current 100 metre world record. Last week, the Jamaican ran the distance in 9.76 seconds and with several more weeks of training to go before … Continue reading

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