Our Political Correspondent Simon Harris is tweeting from a meeting of the London Legacy Development Corporation.
LLDC chief exec Dennis Hone says north park will re-open on July 27th, one year after the opening ceremony. @londontonight
Hone claims the Olympic Park handover and transformation is "going incredibly smoothly". @londontonight
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