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A snapshot into how Olympic legacy will play out in one section of the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park has been given the thumbs-up by communities living nearby.

Plans by iCITY to transform the former Press and Broadcast Centres in Hackney Wick were put on-show for the first time in a series of public consultations this month.

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The preferred bidder to take over the press and broadcast centres at the Olympic Park will be launching a consultation next Friday.


The Olympic media centre is likely to become a digital hub, extending Tech City east and potentially creating 4,000 new jobs.


The London Olympics have been granted a £461million bail-out by the government following a short-fall in private funding.

The lack of outside investment has forced ministers to use emergency funds to cover the construction of the athletes village and media centre.