A last minute decision to check out the men’s road cycling took me to South Kensington, a few minutes distance before the end of the race. Hopes were high for the UK team after winning the Tour De France the previous week. Countless police motorbikes … Continue reading Men’s Olympic Road Cycling – Bradley Wiggins
Regent Street makes for interesting repeating patterns, and even more so when splashed with a bit of colour from unknown flags. I’ve always been curious as to what is inside the buildings, once you leave street level.
I managed to catch the last day of the Olympic torch relay route as it passed through Shepherd’s Bush. The weather was hot, the crowds were out, and there was an overall good buzz – people seemed genuinely excited to see the torch. Here is … Continue reading Olympic Torch Bearers – Shepherd’s Bush
Sadly not in the Olympic Village, but pretty excited all the same. It even came with some Olympic-styled tube tickets. Better find out about volleyball now.
I decided that a walk around town the week before the Olympics start may be worthwhile. It’s very busy, and all the participating nations are represented down Regent Street.
Olympic rings hanging from Tower Bridge, with HMS Belfast guarding in front.