Cultural Olympiad: Has it had any impact?

The Cultural Olympiad, spread over four years, is designed to give everyone in the UK a chance to be part of London 2012.

It has been running for three years and will reach its peak during the games next year.

Here, I explain why it has so far had little impact whilst Tony Hall, chair of the event, defends it.

Will Gompertz, Arts editor Article written by Will Gompertz Will Gompertz Arts editor

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