Cyclist Injured By Drink Driver Lights Paralympic Cauldron

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK

An injured cyclist whose Paralympics dream was dashed by a drink-driver ignited the last cauldron in Cardiff ahead of the 2012 games. Simon Richard...

Dying to Win? Wheelchair Athletes and the Pursuit of Paralympic Gold

Brendan Pittaway | Posted 24.10.2012 | UK
Brendan Pittaway

When elite sportsmen and women discuss the pain and dedication needed to win an Olympic medal, they talk about the great sacrifices made en route to the podium.

Nearly 1,000 East End Children To Star In Olympics

PA | Posted 27.01.2012 | UK Universities & Education

More than 900 East End youngsters will get the chance of a star turn at the London 2012 opening and closing ceremonies. Dubbed the Mass Movement Te...