March will see the publicaiton of the first Youth Voice Special which focuses on youth perspectives of the forthcoming 2012 London Olympics. This special edition has been produced by six volunteers who have each written opinion pieces on aspects of the 2012 Games which they identified as important to their lives.


This new publication can be accessed through the online library from March 2010 to download and purchase.


The topics covered in this edition include:


  • Spending on youth activities
  • The changing face of East London
  • The impact of the Olympics on the built environment in London
  • A comparison between the London and Beijing Cultural Olympiads
  • The impact of the Olympics on community cohesion
  • The branding of the Olympics