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Issue No. 2313

‘It’s chaos, absolute chaos’

Ian Edwards from the Police Federation on security plans for the Olympics


‘It’s a lottery as to how many staff are going to turn up’

Clive Chamberlain from the police federation on G4S


‘Fortunately we are not in London’

Russian sailing coach Sergey Kuzovov after taking his Olympic team to Dorset


‘Probably’

Olympics organiser Lord Coe on whether you can wear Nike trainers to the Games


‘Draconian’

One senior minister after being told to use public transport to get to the Games


‘An advanced case of Olympo-funk’

Tory mayor of London Boris Johnson complains that we’re just not feeling the Olympic spirit


‘Cut out the whining’

Johnson’s solution to our ‘Olympo-funk’


‘A creature from the depths of hell’

No, it’s not Boris. It’s one parent’s view of an official Olympic Wenlock mascot in a police uniform


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Tue 24 Jul 2012, 16:43 BST
Issue No. 2313
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