A bit of an alternative look at the 2012 London Olympics and Paralympics. Yes a lot more happened at the Games other than the running and throwing!

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It was back in April 2011 when we could first apply for Games tickets believing we might actually get some. Back then the cheapest standard Olympic opening ceremony tickets were £20.12 each. How much were the most expensive?



Which of the two mascots is pictured right?


At the Olympic closing ceremony the Spice Girls stood a little precariously on top of what form of transport?



What did Captain Luke Sinnott do at the Paralympic closing ceremony?


The ArcelorMittal Orbit sculpture and observation tower in the Olympic Park is how tall - 277 feet, 377 feet or 477 feet?


Name the company who failed to employ enough security staff.




What part did Monty, Willow and Holly do at the Olympics?

Nearly every advert seemed to have a Games theme. One showed the picture of someone who was going to compete in London - but didn't - as a youngster. Who (pictured right)?

Rowan Atkinson (Mr Bean) showed his musical prowess at the Olympic opening ceremony when playing just a single note on a keyboard while the London Symphony Orchestra were playing what tune?


Well, if you rushed out and bought a stamp from the Post Office commemorating Andy Murray's gold medal in the tennis how much would it have cost you?