We have images from the spectacular Opening Ceremony - and a look around the region for today's Olympic news.
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More coverage on http://www.itv.com/news/
Towns and cities in our region have found their own ways of celebrating the arrival of the Olympic Games
This time last week, we had the Olympic flame travelling through our region. What was the competition like for the sporty, ancient Greeks?
Four of the region's top sailors have been describing how they hope to make the country proud by winning medals at the Olympics.
From setting up summer camps to brewing beer, people across our region are preparing for the Games - take a look at what they're up to.