ONE YEAR TO GO...
The London 2012 Olympics in numbers
Wednesday 27 July 2011
With one year to go until the start of the Olympics, we take a sideways look at the Games in numbers.
From the percentage of male bids for beach volleyball tickets to the size of Boris Johnson's 'army', we've got all the numbers up to 2012 and beyond.
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