London2012: Shame on LOCOG Charging for 7/7 Bomb Victims and Families to watch The Games

It’s a bad start to the day when the news is of LOCOG charging for the ‘free’ tickets for survivors and the families of the victims of the July 7th bombings in 2005. OK so they are not charging the people themselves, but they are charging the taxpayer £221,000 according to the Mail report.   […]

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London2012: New Zealand Olympic Committee Sends Heathrow Scouting Party!

It’s started then. The jibes about the country’s airports that is. This Olympic Committee member was quick off the mark to condemn Heathrow’s immigration control: ‘A member of the International Olympic Committee today branded Heathrow airport a “nightmare” after enduring a two-hour wait at immigration. Former New Zealand Olympic windsurf champion Barbara Kendall, a veteran […]

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