Tag: Sports

Wimbledon

In late June, London becomes the focus of the world’s greatest lawn tennis championship. Top tickets must be applied for by ballot, but there are also tickets available each day during the tournament for those prepared to line up. The action is also broadcast for free on a big screen just outside the grounds.  Check the website for details…

The London Aquatics Centre

Designed by renowed architect Zaha Hadid for swimmers of all abilities, from absolute beginners to Olympic and Paralympic champions. The London Aquatics Centre offers a wide-ranging programme of activities; fun family sessions, lane swimming, diving, swimming  and diving lessons, community swim sessions and other aquatic disciplines. The facilities are second-to-none – so much so that Tom Daley has made it his new training ground. Check the website for hours and address info…