The London Paralympic Games are already the most successful ever with more than 2.4m tickets sold.
Hannah Pettifer previews the opening day of athletics at London 2012.
Olympic long jump gold medallist Greg Rutherford is being honoured with an open-top bus parade through Woburn Sands near Milton Keynes.
A breakfast conference was held at the University of Essex today to discuss the Olympics legacy and how local businesses can benefit.
Paralympic swimmer Jessica-Jane Applegate is cheered on her return to Great Yarmouth