London 2012 Olympics

The London 2012 Olympics runs from 27th July to 12th August. Athletes from 205 different countries are expected to compete in 26 Olympic sports at the 2012 games.

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Usain Bolt in Birmingham

Jamaican athlete Usain Bolt and his country's athletics team are staying in the Midlands ahead of the Olympic Games.

Birmingham City Council have put up a statue to their most high profile guest in Victoria square but critics say they've got a vital detail wrong - the correct execution of Bolt's victory pose.

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