Tag Archives: Olympics

Do the Mo Box

The glorious gold of Mo Farah’s Post Box has returned, looking more glistening than ever after a fresh lick of paint. The Post Box in Broad Street, Teddington, was painted after Farah sealed his place in athletics history and won … Continue reading

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Oxford Postman to do Olympic Gold Post Box tour

  A postman from Oxford is visiting all of the gold postboxes on the UK mainland that celebrated Britain’s Olympic and Paralympic champions. Gary White, 29, began his 3,200-mile tour of 104 boxes at kirkby in Nottinghamshire. He aims to … Continue reading

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Cyclist completes Olympic Post Box marathon

Determined cyclist Sam Levey, battled snow, wind and rain to ride 2,500 miles round the UK’S Gold Olympic Post Boxes. Sam, aged 27, arrived home in Bolton, on Saturday after the 27 day challenge. He managed to raise about £2,750 … Continue reading

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Ellie Simmonds Gold Post Box to light up at night

A golden postbox in honour of Aldridge swimming star Ellie Simmonds will permanently illuminate at night.           A spotlight has been installed at the Royal Mail postbox in the High Street to ensure it shines bright … Continue reading

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Plaque marks the spot as Olympic Post Box will remain permanently gold

      A Royal Mail post box was painted gold last summer to mark Team GB and Paralympics GB’s success at the London 2012 Games has been given a plaque to commemorate their wonderful achievement. The post box near … Continue reading

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Pendleton’s Post Box to remain Gold forever

Olympic champion Victoria Pendleton’s celebratory Post Box will remain gold forever, Royal Mail has announced. The post box, in Brook Street, Stotfold, was one of 110 painted across the country to mark the gold medal performances of our Olympians and … Continue reading

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Olympic GB Stamps

London has made history; they have hosted an Olympic games 3 times.             I think that we can all agree it has been a very successful Olympics, the highest finish ever 3rd in the medal … Continue reading

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Bad Security Measures For The Olympics

LONDON – Olympic organizers and the British government have been warned they face a public relations nightmare amid charges that the security measures for the 2012 Games constitute a flagrant disregard of basic civil rights. Less than three weeks before … Continue reading

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Olympic Games 2012 – Police Plan Pre-emptive Arrests to Plan Disruption

            Scotland Yard is preparing to launch pre-emptive arrests of individuals plotting to disrupt the Olympic Games. The head of the force’s security operation for London 2012 revealed that it would act if it found … Continue reading

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