London olympics

London Olympics, 1948 and 2012: Local Brits Remember

Jul 29, 2012

The 2012 summer Olympic Games are underway in London, and millions around the world are expected to tune in over the next few weeks to watch the international athletes. This is the third time Great Britain has hosted the games. The last was in 1948, in the wake of World War II.

But at least two former British residents in our region say the games then weren’t the spectacle they are today.