Chris Holmes MBE, a former multi-medal winning Paralympic swimmer and now Director of Integration for London2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, says that this weekend's memorabilia auction at the Ricoh Arena is a great chance to grab a piece of magic from the events.
A pink javelin signed by Jessica Ennis, a large London2012 Royal Mail stamp autographed by Mo Farah and a Mary Poppins costume from the Olympic opening ceremony are going under the hammer today at an auction in Coventry.
London 2012 chairman Lord Coe described it as a chance for people "to own a unique piece of the Games".
Swimming trunks signed by the diver Tom Daley are among 80 London 2012 items being auctioned today in Coventry.
Four Olympic torches including one signed by four-time Olympic sailing champion Sir Ben Ainslie, a framed Team GB cycling jersey signed by 11 Olympic gold medallists and a framed Team GB cycling jersey signed by Sir Bradley Wiggins are also on sale.
London 2012 organisers are clearing out hundreds of items that were used during the Games at a sale in Coventry.
Costumes and props from the Olympic and Paralympic opening and closing ceremonies, sports equipment, torch relay uniforms, venue and street banners are all going on sale in the City of Coventry stadium this weekend.