Get the data: Olympic ticket prices by sport and category

Following the publication of the Ticketing Report by London 2012 this week (thanks Claire Miller for the tip), we’ve extracted some of the data buried within. First up is Appendix V from the report: Price category of sold tickets by Olympic … Continue reading

Audit looks at costs, legacy and lessons of the Olympics

The National Audit Office has published its report into the 2012 London Olympics. It includes sections on costs, on legacy, and lessons. Can you find anything in it?

Document: Government promised to pay for LOCOG’s losses – however big

Embedded above is a report from the House of Commons Public Accounts Committee on preparations for the Olympic and Paralymic Games. Some of the contents were covered (mainly on specialist blogs) when it was published in April, such as the … Continue reading

Document: guidance on the use of torch relay marks and imagery

We’ve acquired a copy of guidance given to local authorities hosting the Olympic torch relay (embedded above). As previously reported, local authorities have had to bear heavy costs for hosting the torch relay, with some saying they have had no … Continue reading