Tagged: olympics

Olympic Basketball Half-Time Entertainment

Olympic Basketball Half-Time Entertainment

As part of the show at the Basketball games at the Olympics half time entertainment is provided to keep the crowd buzzing (I bet they don’t get it at the diving!). During half-time in the Lithuania v USA game we were entertained by the Crazy...

Off To The Olympics

Having applied for a few different sets of tickets for the Olympics last year, the only ones we received were for the Basketball. They were actually my “oh hell, let’s just try for something different” option and I wasn’t too fussed about receiving them. When...

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Olympic Commuting

Day 3 of commuting during the Olympics (I was off work sick yesterday!) and it’s getting busier. Today is the start of the athletics at the Olympic Park and so more people are expected to be travelling on the trains and tubes. There was standing...

Commuting Dilemma

With the Olympics now under way, today is the first test for the travel network as thousands of people converge on the Olympic Park in Stratford, adding to the millions that commute into London each day for work. My train line is one that goes...

The Olympic Torch Relay

The Olympic Torch Relay

This morning the London Twenty Twelve Olympics 2012 Olympic Torch Relay hit town so The Wife and I, along with literally tens of others, lined the streets of Gillingham to watch the event: OK, so this doesn’t quite show how many people there were, we...