"Being party to a global event on our doorstep will last in memory forever"
What did the Olympic and Paralympic Games mean to you?
The 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games were a once in a lifetime event. To record the impact of the Games, from 2010-2012 museums, libraries and archives around the UK supported community groups to collect and create material related to the Games, past and present. This website showcases the results.
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This is a collection of individual items relating to sporting activities in Thurrock. The items were collected by…
Video, audio and photo record of young people's hopes for run-up to 2012, by young disabled people, responding to…
Redbridge Museum, based in Ilford, have made a series of five short films which explore the impact of the London 2012…
Interviews with young sports people and sports champions in by Telford and Wrekin Libraries
"Volunteering will play a very important part of the London 2012 Olympic Games: London 2012 is relying on brilliant…
A creative writing project in Easton, an inner city part of Bristol. Local people tell their own stories in response to…