Transport Sec & Tory Co-Chair at Opening Ceremony

London Olympics: Conservative Co-Chairman Baroness Warsi and the Transport Secretary Justine Greening have tickets to the Opening Ceremony
The Conservative Party Co-Chairman Baroness Warsi and the Transport Secretary Justine Greening have tickets to the Opening Ceremony Credit: Twitter/Tim Montgomerie

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Queen visits Olympic village

The Queen has opened the Games after an actor dressed as Her Majesty parachuted into the stadium. Seven British Olympic hopefuls carried the Torch around the stadium and lit copper petals representing the 204 competing nations to form a cauldron.