Dec. 20 – West Ham United and other London football clubs are invited to team up with rugby clubs, as the bid process reopens to find a tenant for the 2012 Olympic stadium. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
Nov. 8 – Spurs have been accused of spying on London Olympic legacy officials during the English Premier League club’s failed bid to take over the 2012 stadium. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
August 22 – West Ham United of the English Premier League is a step closer to taking over London Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games. INSIDER’s Matthew Grayson reports.
April 13 – Tottenham Hotspur apply to the High Court for a judicial review against Newham Council over its $65 million loan to West Ham for the 2012 Olympic Stadium conversion. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
March 30 – Tottenham Hotspur are set to take the Olympic Park Legacy Company to court over its decision to hand the London 2012 stadium to arch rivals West Ham United after the Games. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
March 3 – The British government and London mayor Boris Johnson today gave the green light to West Ham United’s plans to move to the Olympic Stadium after the 2012 Games. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
8/2/2011 Mike Lee, the PR man behind Spurs Olympic Stadium bid, says the body choosing the legacy tenant could live to regret a decision in favour of rivals West Ham. Hammers vice-chairman Karren Brady hits back, saying UK’s sporting credibility will be in tatters if London 2012 athletics legacy promise is not kept. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
3/2/2011 The Football Supporters’ Federation is calling for fans of Tottenham Hotspur, West Ham and Leyton Orient to be properly consulted in the 2012 stadium legacy debate, as it backs opposition to football plans for the venue. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
26/1/2011 Tottenham Hotspur’s flagging bid to take over the 2012 Olympic Stadium receives a boost after AEG Europe reveals is plans with Spurs to create a “viable and sustainable legacy” in London’s Olympic Park. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.
26/1/2011 A BBC poll finds that 81 per cent of Londoners are against Tottenham Hotspur’s radical plans to demolish the 2012 Olympic Stadium to rebuild it for football. It’s the latest setback for Spurs in their battle with West Ham to take control of the venue. INSIDER’s Mark Bisson reports.