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# London2012

All time
# Test Drill
In pictures: London's terrorism attack exercise ahead of Olympics Games
A mock rail attack was staged at a disused station in London earlier today.
# Daily Fix
The Daily Fix: Thursday
Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, plus the bits you may have missed…
# under water
In time: synchronised swimmers dive in at National Acquatic centre
My favourite part is when they do everything at the same time.
# time out
Back to the future 2: our writers look forward to 2012... and reflect on the year just past
Sean O’Brien facts, Trap’s cat is in the sack and Jo Canning bringing sexy back. Join us by the fore for a chat.
# Final whistle
Back to the future: our writers reflect on the year just past... and look forward to 2012
So how was it for you? Join our writers for a moment of quiet reflection – and an auto-tuned Trap.
# Tee Time
The venue for next year’s Irish Open will be announced today…
… and, if reports are to believed, those in Killarney won’t be happy.
# get set
'Teeen-shun! Britain to have 13,500 troops on duty for Olympics
Move to use soldiers follows concern that plans to use 10,000 security guards and about 12,000 police officers would not be sufficient to guard against security threats.
# get set
British auditors warn Olympic budget is on the edge
New report concluded that while the venues are on time and largely complete, “not everything is rosy.”
# london callling
We're doing more than sending out CDs ahead of London 2012, says minister
Despite OCI chief Pat Hickey’s resignation from group charged with taking advantage of Olympics opportunities, the government say preparations are going well.
# tracey Emin
Art attack: Here's the 12 London 2012 Olympics posters
The likes of Tracey Emin have been moved to produce these striking posters ahead of next summer’s games. What do you think?
# Online
London warns of possible mobile phone blackouts during the 2012 Olympics
Boris Johnson says the city is scrambling to install new towers and wi-fi hot spots, but time is running out on infrastructure projects before next July’s opening ceremonies.