Some Olympic athletes will have special fans wishing them well as their mothers will be in attendance.
The 'Together to London' show takes a look at who is making the Twitter headlines from the London Olympics.
More than 100 athletes were caught doping and sanctioned in the months leading up to the London Olympics.
Government ministers are deploying 1,200 members of the armed forces to boost security numbers at the London 2012 Olympics.
Wimbledon finalist Andy Murray admitted it will feel 'strange' performing at a new-look All England Club for the Olympics.
Elena Baltacha will draw on family experiences when she takes to the court to begin her Olympic campaign.
IOC president Jacques Rogge says the Olympic Games "celebrates peace across the world" as he marked the tragic events at the Munich Games.
The Olympic torch has arrived in London to begin the final leg of its 70-day journey across the United Kingdom.
The president of the IOC has voiced his concern ahead of the London Games that weather could play an unwanted part in some of the scheduling.
Concerns over border control staff strikes and security shortages refuse to go away ahead of the London Olympics.
The US warmed up for the defence of their Olympic men's basketball title by handing hosts Britain a 118-78 thrashing in Manchester.
John Garcia-Thompson and Steve Grotowski insist they feel 100 per cent British as they prepare to make history in the men's beach volleyball.
Germany's Ole Bischof is cautiously optimistic ahead of the defence of his Olympic -81kg title.
Stuart Pearce is happy with Britain's Olympic football preparations ahead of Friday's warm-up match with Brazil.
Tennis legend Andre Agassi feels that performing as part of the Olympic Games will be a tremendous experience for the sport's current stars.
A preview of the favourites for the Olympic pole vault at the London Games.
Cleaners from around the world shipped in for the Olympics complain that their accomodation is not fit to live in.
Boris Johnson and Lord Coe were among those trying to reassure fans of their safety after the G4S debacle.
Team GB's football team is looking forward to its first match for nearly 40 years.
The first batch of athletes have arrived at Heathrow Airport for the London Olympics.