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If you would like to get involved, or for general enquiries on Games Monitor, please contact:

info at gamesmonitor dot org dot uk.

Games Monitor is a network of people with a desire to inform and monitor the Olympic process and the local impact. Campaigners past and present are available to speak on selected issues in an individual capacity - please see below.

Background Papers

Our background papers are available for download below, see Attachments. Background papers 1 & 3 final pre-Games editions were updated November 2011 and modified February 2012, Background paper 2 updated February 2012. Any queries about these documents should be addressed to Carolyn Smith, c.smith4@lycos.com

See also An introduction to the social impacts of the Olympics

Contacts

Games Monitor has a policy that individuals and campaigns represent themselves.

Games Monitor has no official spokespeople, however, activists past and present are available to speak on selected issues in an individual capacity. For general queries on Games Monitor, please contact info at gamesmonitor dot org dot uk.

Interviewees

  • Mike Wells, former Clays Lane resident, interviews on security, housing, legacy, site contamination, policing. mikejwells at yahoo dot com 0 77 99 152 888
  • Julian Cheyne: Former resident of Clays Lane Peabody Estate (previously known as the Clays Lane Housing Co-operative, now demolished). juliancheyne at yahoo dot co dot uk 020 3560 4064.
  • Martin Slavin: Photojournalist; housing and displacement; meslavin at yahoo dot co dot uk
  • Carolyn Smith: Project Mimique; economic development policy, governance. c dot smith4 at lycos dot com
  • Laurie Wortley: Vice-chair, New Lammas Lands Defence Committee, Westdown Residents' Association; public transport, training infrastructure, local environment. 020 8539 3330.

Independent campaigns interviewees

  • Julian Cheyne: Former resident of Clays Lane Peabody Estate (previously known as the Clays Lane Housing Co-operative, now demolished). 020 3560 4064.
  • Debby Kennett: London Gypsy and Traveller Unit. 020 8533 2002.

Filmmakers and photographers

  • Mike J. Wells: Photojournalist. mikejwells at yahoo dot com 077 9915 2888.
  • Martin Slavin: Photojournalist. meslavin at yahoo dot co dot uk
  • VisionOnTV Olympics Channel info@visionon.tv
  • Spectacle: London Olympics 2012 project 0207 223 6677
  • Noemi Rodriguez Sanchez-Horneros: All that Glitters (video, 2005); via Spectacle 0207 223 6677.
  • Parmjit Singh: Agitate Productions www.agitatefilms.co.uk, info@agitatefilms.co.uk, The Bid (video, 2005).

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BriefingPaper1-Impact.pdf661.01 KB
BriefingPaper2-Finances.pdf766.13 KB
BriefingPaper3-Governance.pdf644.56 KB