orbit tower london olympic 2012

The iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit looms large over the London skyline - I think it should have had material attached near the top and with light effects and the material blowing in the wind it would have looked like an enormous Olympic torch

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park Masterplan

Winners have been announced for two major competitions to design open public spaces for north and south plots at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park post-Games. The Olympic Park Legacy Company announced yesterday that teams led by James Corner Field

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Stratford, London

Aerial photo of the Olympic Park - London

London 2012 Olympic Park:The north park consists of picturesque sculpted landforms and wild river banks, while the south is a harder world of entertainment plazas and towpath edges.

New for 2016, the ArcelorMittal Orbit slide to whizz you down to ground level, perfect for those looking for fun things to do in London.

The Slide was designed by artist Carsten Höller in partnership with the creator of the ArcelorMittal Orbit, Anish Kapoor. By way of context, Höller says that the slide echoes some of the themes that can be found in his previous works.