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The 16,000 temporary seats have been removed and the first of over 600 panes of glass have been installed as the future of the Aquatics Centre becomes clearer.


Stratford's Olympic Park was at the heart of many a sporting milestone this summer and this week, the cornerstone of its legacy was forged with the official transfer of the venue.

The handover of the park, from the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) to representatives from the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLDC), took place on Tuesday.

stadiumnew.jpgNaming rights for the Olympic Stadium, Aquatics Centre and Multi-use Arena are up for grabs after the official launch of the bidding process.

The Olympic Park Legacy Company is looking for organisations to associate their brands with the venues through naming rights and other sponsorship deals.

Olympiclogo.jpgThe Olympic Park is playing host to the Cabinet today to mark 200 days to go until the start of the Games.

David Cameron and his ministers have swapped Downing Street for Stratford for their first meeting of 2012 and are expected to discuss ways of ensuring the Olympics brings lasting benefits to the UK.

aquatic1.JPGBritish Olympic hopeful Tom Daley took the first dive into the pool at the completed Aquatics Centre this morning as the final park venue for the 2012 Games was unveiled.

The Olympic Stadium, Velodrome, Handball Arena, Basketball Arena and the International Broadcast Centre are all complete and as it celebrated one year until the start of the Games, like the Olympic Delivery Authority announced all venues were finished on time and on budget.