Insights from the UK and beyond
To mark the one year countdown to the London Olympics, Thomson Reuters held a Newsmaker eventΒ on July 21 with four-time Olympic medalist and chairman of the London Organising Committee for the Olympic Games, Sebastian Coe and Minister for Sport and the Olympics, Hugh Robertson MP. Below are highlights from the evening.
Legacy of 2012 includes economic dividend: Robertson
Transport system ready for 2012 demands: Coe
Olympic ticket sell-out is coup for London: Coe
Stadium dispute threatens future Athletics bid: Robertson
Testing crucial during Olympic countdown: Coe
UK on top of Olympic security threat: Robertson