The building sites are clearing, the transport is working and London 2012 is nearly ‘a go’. A massive new shopping centre dominates the zone between Stratford Station and the main Olympic Park. We are now dry run in to dry run territory, with less than three months to go.
The sponsors are doing their thing, and one of these, global big four accountants Deloitte, invited technology people over this week for a glass and canapes to Deloitte House. An office block come beach bar over looking the Olympic Stadium. In the spring sunshine, it is easy to imagine the soon to arrive cheering crowds to be housed over the security barriers just 500 metres away.
This is it, the Olympic Games 2012 are nearly upon us, and it looks like the UK is going to do quite a good job of putting on a show.