Early tickets details for London Olympics announced

photo Andy Wilkes-flickr A year after the velodrome was started, the structure is starting to take shape

Anyone wanting to keep one eye on the Olympic ticket situation can register their interest by visiting  www.tickets.london2012.com or by calling 0844 847 2012.

In its first major announcement on ticketing, the Olympic organising committee LOCOG today confirmed:

  • 8 million tickets will go on sale for the Games, as well as 2 million for the Paralympics
  • 75% of tickets will be available directly to the public via a ballot process, on sale from spring 2011
Expect more information on pricing later this year.