Six months to Games: As it happened

Key points

  • London 2012 organisers have taken control of the Olympic Village site in a ceremony to mark six months until the start of the Games.
  • The 2,818 flats in the Athletes' Village are being fitted out to cater for 16,000 athletes and officials from 200 countries.
  • Creative Director Stephen Daldry and Artistic Director Danny Boyle have revealed the first details of the opening and closing ceremonies.

Live text


  • Claire Heald 
  • Ian Westbrook 

Last updated 27 January 2012

Updates for this Live Event are currently disabled.