20 July 2012.
PROUD parents Nigel and Ann Laybourne have been battling traffic congestion, diversions and the British weather to keep a very important appointment at the London 2012 Olympics.
Their daughter, Rachel Laybourne (30), is one of 12 British players to have been selected to represent the GB women’s indoor volleyball team, which plays its first match against Russia at London’s Earl’s Court on July 28.
28 June 2012.
Peter Underwood continues his occasional series on canal birthdays – this time marking the start of work on the Regent’s Canal in London rather than its completion a few years later. Why? Because the 2012 anniversary has come at a time when London is seeing another major project coming to fruition, the Olympics.
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