2012
London
United Kingdom

The 30th modern Summer Games was held in London, UK. London was the first city to host the Games for a third time. Sporting and cultural events took place right across the UK from the largest venues to the smallest community celebrations.

The National Archives has built a collection of archived websites around London 2012, the activities surrounding the event and its impact across the UK. These records are available online in the UK Government Web Archive and viewable on the right, showing the development of the Games and Cultural Olympiad as it happened.

See more on various activities which took place across the UK in 2012.

5 records available

  • 2012 Games and Cultural Olympiad
    2012 Games and Cultural Olympiad archived websiteView website
  • London Organising Committee
    London Organising Committee archived websiteView website
  • Commission for a Sustainable London 2012, Annual report 2012
    Commission for a Sustainable London 2012, Annual report 2012View website
  • Museums, Libraries and Archives Council 'Setting the Pace'
    Museums, Libraries and Archives Council 'Setting the Pace'View website
  • Department of Culture, Media and Sport Legacy Action Plan
    Department of Culture, Media and Sport Legacy Action PlanView website

Additional resources

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