Posts Tagged: London

This is it..

So, this is it. Just 196 days to go. We’re on the home straight. All those preparations, all the building, all the talk, and now we’re in it, 2012! the year which, like 1908 and 1948, will go down in British History. ‘Where were you when?” will be the FAQ and the SMJ’s will be a… Read more »

London to Lausanne and back again…(in a day!)

Last Thursday, 20/10/11, armed with two lap tops, five flip cams and two good cameras, Bianca, Claudia, Jake, Kaspian, Charlie and myself, set off from our North East London homes, before the crack of dawn and headed for Heathrow airport, destination Geneva, Switzerland.. Our mission for the day was to travel to The Olympic Museum,Lausanne,… Read more »

Year to go fever and SHEDspace..

It’s officially a year to go till lift off and the SMJ’s are much in demand.. They’ve made podcasts for The Shoreditch Festival How does the Regents Canal where the festival is being held, connect to the local community and include them in the celebrations and events programmed to happen between now and 2012? Have a… Read more »

Olympics Tickets go on Sale. Responses from the SMJ’s ..

With the tickets for the 2012 Games going on sale last week, the SMJ’s were asked to comment on what they thought about the Games in general and whether they themselves or any of their family and friends were going to buy any tickets? Here are some of their responses: Nathan Hanson: 15 My name… Read more »

London 2012

Barcelona 1992 Yesterday they launched the programme and information about buying tickets for the London 2012 Games – prices, events, venues with a guide of how to buy and things to consider .. tickets available to buy from March 15th and April 26th.. This reminded me that I’ve been meaning to post a picture of… Read more »

From London to Barcelona and back again…

The SMJ’s are having dialogue with people from all over the world who lived in an Olympic City at the time of a Games.. With the help of Charlie Tims they are interviewing a whole host of people who lived in Beijing in 2009, Athens in 2004, Sydney in 2000, Atlanta in 1996, Barcelona in 1992,… Read more »