Central London boroughs celebrate the excitement of the Games!
With the Olympic Games only a matter of days away now, London is gearing up to what will be the summer of all summers as far as sport & physical activity, culture and arts is concerned. Each of the London boroughs has a series of events to mark the Games, giving local people the opportunity to try out and find out about local sport & physical activity opportunities – from torch events, to community events and festivals.
Below are just some of the exciting events that are taking place across the seven central London boroughs over the coming months…
|Borough||Date||Where||What to expect...|
|Islington||26/07/2||Highbury Fields||A participation festival to celebrate the Torch passing through the borough.|
|Lambeth||02/08/12||Clapham Common||A range of sport & physical activities for you to get involved in, along with cultural & art themes.|
|Southwark||21/07/12||Burgess Park||A fun day to celebrate the re-opening of the park including many activities for people to take part in.|
|Westminster||24/07/12||Paddington Recreation Ground||Showtime2012 Festival|
|Westminster||28/07/12||Paddington Recreation Ground||Inflatable Stonehenge|
|Westminster||28/07/12||Queens Park||Queens Park Festival and mini Olympics|
|Wandsworth||23/07/12||Tooting Bec Common||Evening celebration of the Torch coming through the borough.|
|Camden||09/09/12||Parliament Hill||Gi It A Go Festival - a participation festival linked to mark the end of the Paralympics.|
|Kensington & Chelsea||26/07/12||Holland Park||Celebration of the Torch coming through the borough.|
London will be buzzing with many events and festivals this summer and this is YOUR opportunity to get involved!
If you would like information on any of the events, please get in touch with Naomi Bartlett 020 7815 7876 and she can put you in touch with the relevant borough leads.