May 24 2013 Latest news:
Rugby Football Union chief executive Ian Ritchie is determined to turn the tables on Wales and prove the 2015 Rugby World Cup is England’s tournament after Stuart Lancaster’s men were yesterday given an ideal draw.
A majority of young people in the UK feel the Olympic and Paralympic Games have made a positive difference to the country, a report has found.
Olympic Games spectators paid an average of £333 to see Mo Farah win gold in the men’s 5,000 metres, according to a London Assembly report calling for lessons to be learned from London 2012.
Paralympic champions Jody Cundy and Danny Crates joined more than a hundred people at a taster session aimed at getting disabled people cycling.
Multiple gold medal-winning Paralympian David Weir launched an academy yesterday to support the elite athletes of the future.
A rallying call has gone out to businesses across Great Yarmouth to get behind the borough’s golden girl and help send her to the 2016 Paralympic Games.
Lord Coe was made a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour by the Princess Royal at Buckingham Palace today.
Lord Coe will pick up a special honour at Buckingham Palace today for his work in helping to put on the Olympic and Paralympic Games in London.
Sports officials are seeking government cash to research how they can transform Norfolk’s sporting lethargy into an Olympic 2012 legacy.
With the launch of a new exhibition at the Forum in Norwich, celebrating Norfolk’s contribution to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, KATE SCOTTER discovers what that memorable summer still means to those who were involved.
The 2012 London Olympics is now over for our region’s competitors – so take a look at how they got on in their events and what they had been hoping to achieve…
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A former Sprowston High School pupil has been made an MBE in the Queen’s New Year’s Honours list for his work co-ordinating the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
More than 4,500 jobs will be created in a £100million deal to transform the Press and Broadcast Centres on the Olympic Park, it was announced today.
The Olympic legacy has turned festive in the run-up to Christmas, as TfL’s “magenta army” return to the front line to help make the network run more smoothly.
Lord Sebastian Coe had praised the work of retiring David Beckham in securing last year’s Olympic Games for London and says he should be the first man the Football Association call upon should they bid again to host the World Cup.