Submitted by Julian Cheyne on Sat, 27/08/2011 - 17:13.
The second summer followng the Winter Olympics of 2010 has shown a fall in overnight stays in Vancouver. Instead of a legacy from the Olympics tourism has depended on the Vancouver Convention Centre.
Submitted by Julian Cheyne on Thu, 25/08/2011 - 07:50.
One might've thought they'd've been making more of these stat
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Wed, 17/08/2011 - 12:21.
Dave Hill's been tweeting that he's found a couple of the people he's been interviewing around Clarence Rd who've made mention of lack of the fabled Olympics job opportunities as one of the underliers explaining our rioting. Although pop-up looting might perhaps be an expression more appropriate to the ears of those aspirational about the Olympiad?
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Wed, 10/08/2011 - 08:49.
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Thu, 04/08/2011 - 10:48.
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Wed, 27/07/2011 - 11:51.
On twitter from @LONDON2012:
LOCOG has chosen US-based silicone textile producer Dow Corning to sponsor the 2012 Olympic Stadium wrap
Perhaps no surprise since Dow remain one of the IOC's TOP sponsors, who'll no doubt be wanting to remind us of their continuing obligations and responsibilities to the people of Bhopal.
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Tue, 26/07/2011 - 09:33.
It's hard to imagine there won't be a new edition, but meanwhile a trip down memory lane. (Advisory: This was a specialist publication written in 1986 and not intended for distribution on the streets)
Submitted by Steve Dowding on Thu, 21/07/2011 - 08:16.