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Transport and the Olympics - what's in the plans..and are we ready?

A recent parliamentary paper details comprehensive plans for transport during the Olympics and Paralympics. The paper constitutes joint written evidence from:  Transport for London (TfL), Greater London Authority (GLA), Olympic Delivery Authority (ODA), London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG), Network Rail and the...
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The Games Legacy Series: number 2

Following on from last month's article on the legacy that the Olympic Games will leave on our transport systems, this month's article ( Download a pdf of it here ) looks at how collaboration and co-ordination is expected to help the Games organisers and the transport systems operators effectively manage the extended congestion the Games will bring.   Games transport:...
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Transport for London website developed to help mobility during the Games

Getaheadofthegames You can use TfL's  getaheadofthegames.com website to find out where to avoid and how to plan your journeys around the Games, at the 14 London venues, and the other 11 UK-wide locations. You can use the website to find out whether stations or lines that you plan to use will be amongst those most affected, with predicted day-by-day impact, along with advice...
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Olympian civilian GPS jamming in the Surrey Hills

The first full day of London 2012 competition produced an embrassing failure in GPS data transmission technologies to games organisers LOCOG , as TV audiences were denied vital information on the progress of the men’s cycle road race on Saturday. Timing gaps between competing riders, as measured by GPS devices attached to their bikes, was supposed to be relayed to broadcast...
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Olympian civilian GPS jamming in the Surrey Hills

The first full day of London 2012 competition produced an embrassing failure in GPS data...

Transport for London website developed to help mobility during the Games

Getaheadofthegames You can use TfL's  getaheadofthegames.com website to find out...

The Games Legacy Series: number 2

Following on from last month's article on the legacy that the Olympic Games will leave on...

Transport and the Olympics - what's in the plans..and are we ready?

A recent parliamentary paper details comprehensive plans for transport during the Olympics and...