A lasting legacy was the big promise of the Olympic and Paralympic games.
Today Baroness Doocey, the former chair of the London Assembly, claimed that legacy is hanging in the balance and more needs to be done to get disabled people involved in sport.
Well today, our correspondent Simon Harris saw for himself the effort that is going into helping disabled swimmers in east London.
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