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Skiing is a sport close to our hearts and with the ski season almost upon us, it seemed the perfect opportunity to get in touch with someone ready to hit the slopes! 

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We were lucky enough to head down to the Telegraph Ski & Snowboard Show in Battersea Park last week and catch up with 22-year-old Jack Gower, who is a member of the Delancey British Alpine Senior Squad at British Ski & Snowboard (BSS). He shares his ski highs and lows, what’s next for him – and of course, what he likes most …

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Rio 2016 is here! Want to know the top five places you can go and enjoy all of the excitement and action in London? Well, you’ll be pleased to know you’ve come to the right place. Here’s our round-up of London locations with big screens, big crowds and big fun!

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London Bridge City Summer Festival

The Scoop, London Bridge, SE1 2DB

First up, London Bridge City Summer Festival! This is one of London’s Official Fanzones for Rio 2016, and therefore the central London location of choice …

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On the lookout for some new eating and drinking spots in London? You’re in luck! A brand new canal side hub for dining, drinking, shopping and socializing is opening in Hackney Wick! It’s time to meet the first wave of businesses who will soon be calling Here East ‘home’.

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You may have seen Here East, London’s new digital quarter, pop up on London Living a number of times now. Located in the former Press and Broadcast Centre for the London 2012 Olympics, this new complex of …

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The Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games are less than five months away, and as the world prepares for the biggest sporting event on the planet, we can’t help but feel inspired to up our own physical activity. The Gold Challenge is one of the official London 2012 ‘legacy projects’ which helps people to do just that. In the lead up to Rio 2016, the Challenge will motivate more people to become more active, more often!

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Launched back in 2010, Gold Challenge started its journey by hosting two …

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Happy New Year everyone! Now we’ve waved goodbye to 2015 and the January blues are beginning to creep up on us, we thought it was the perfect time to look ahead to some of the exciting things coming up this year. So whip out those clean diaries as it’s time to start filling them up!

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Arrival of the ArcelorMittal Orbit Slide
Spring 2016

Now this is one for the 2016 bucket list… Come spring, the iconic ArcelorMittal Orbit sculpture, erected in Stratford’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park …

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