The spotlight is on London this summer with the Olympics about to start, but for charities like Groundwork the focus is as much on the future as the here and now. The legacy of the games is what inspires us for the future. Sustainability has been key in the creation of the Olympic Park, and in the wider planning that means London will host the greenest games ever. At Groundwork London, we have been working with Locog, a number of Olympic and Paralympic sponsors and suppliers, and a range of other stakeholders to ensure that the games leave a lasting community and environmental legacy for east London’s communities living on the periphery of the new park. One particular programme achieving this is Transform. Delivered over the past year and running into 2013 Transform is part of the London 2012 Inspire programme and a key element of the London 2012 Changing … (To read the full article, subscribe below)
Ben Coles is director of communities and local partnerships at Groundwork London.
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