Tag Archives: Paralympics

Ten funniest vids of 2012: 4: George Osborne gets booed at the Paralympics

Ten funniest vids of 2012: 4: George Osborne gets booed at the Paralympics.

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Time to act to safeguard the Olympic legacy

What can London 2012 learn from past games in maintaining a healthy, successfully and economically sound legacy?

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Will our golden summer bring about lasting change?

Shamik Das reports on post-Games polling on the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics from Channel Four and the British Future think tank.

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Watch: George Osborne gets bood at the Paralympics – while Gordon Brown gets cheered

George Osborne was booed at the Paralympics yesterday – while Gordon Brown was cheered.

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Compensation changes will leave Paralympic heroes without vital support

Jonny Mulligan of the Sound off for Justice campaign explains how government changes to ‘no win, no fee’ agreements will rob Paralympic heroes of vital support.

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Lack of access will hit disabled fans’ enjoyment of Paralympics

The Paralympic Games start in just over two years’ time. However, many London Tube stations are still not accessible to wheelchair users.

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