News & updates

  • Picasso artist

    Bringing the GAOTG campaign to life


    Since the launch of the Get Ahead of the Games advertising campaign last month, there has been quite a bit of interest in the artwork used for the posters and website.

  • The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson

    Have you seen a horse on an escalator?


    Now that our adverts have started popping up across the UK, some of our team have proudly submitted a quick pose using their smartphones.

  • Commuter reading a newspaper.

    Have you planned your Games-time commute?


    With all the excitement and anticipation in the build up to the London 2012 Games, we took the opportunity to ask members of our own team about their travel plans during the Games.

  • Delivery man

    Freight matters


    To keep supplies moving during the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, freight operators and their customers are being targeted with a major new 16-week campaign.

  • Commuter character

    More travel information coming soon


    Since the launch of the Get Ahead of the Games campaign, this website has provided a first round of information sharing what we know about central London and London Underground lines and stations during the Games.

Olympic Games
27 July - 12 Aug
Paralympic Games
29 Aug - 9 Sept 2012
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Going to the Games?

If you are a spectator, you can plan and book your journey from any address in Great Britain to your 2012 Games venue on the London 2012 website.

Arm holding Olympic flag Spectator information

Are you a business?

Find out how you can keep your business running smoothly during the Games.

Arm holding a briefcase Advice for businesses