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Games Monitor is a network of people with a desire to inform and monitor the Olympic process and local impact. Campaigners past and present are available to speak on selected issues in an individual capacity - please see below.

Background Papers

Our background papers have been withdrawn temporarily for reorganisation and editing (01/07/2020). We apologise to readers for this inconvenience - now extended - and hope to replace them by January 1 2021.

See also An introduction to the social impacts of the Olympics

Contacts

Games Monitor has a policy that individuals and campaigns represent themselves.

Games Monitor has no official spokespeople, however, activists past and present are available to speak on selected issues in an individual capacity.

Interviewees

  • Mike Wells, former Clays Lane resident, interviews on security, housing, legacy, site contamination, policing. mikejwells at yahoo dot com 0 77 99 152 888
  • Julian Cheyne: Former resident of Clays Lane Peabody Estate (previously known as the Clays Lane Housing Co-operative, now demolished). juliancheyne at yahoo dot co dot uk 020 3560 4064.
  • Martin Slavin: Photojournalist; housing and displacement; meslavin at yahoo dot co dot uk
  • Laurie Wortley: Vice-chair, New Lammas Lands Defence Committee, Westdown Residents' Association; public transport, training infrastructure, local environment. 020 8539 3330.

Independent campaigns interviewees

  • Julian Cheyne: Former resident of Clays Lane Peabody Estate (previously known as the Clays Lane Housing Co-operative, now demolished). 020 3560 4064.
  • Debby Kennett: London Gypsy and Traveller Unit. 020 8533 2002.

Filmmakers and photographers

  • Mike J. Wells: Photojournalist. mikejwells at yahoo dot com 077 9915 2888.
  • Martin Slavin: Photojournalist. meslavin at yahoo dot co dot uk
  • VisionOnTV Olympics Channel info@visionon.tv
  • Spectacle: London Olympics 2012 project 0207 223 6677
  • Noemi Rodriguez Sanchez-Horneros: All that Glitters (video, 2005); via Spectacle 0207 223 6677.
  • Parmjit Singh: Agitate Productions www.agitatefilms.co.uk, info@agitatefilms.co.uk, The Bid (video, 2005).