London 2012 News


Welcome to our latest London 2012 news

Here you will find our latest press releases about The Salvation Army's Hadleigh Farm, the venue for the Olympic Mountain Bike competition

Secretary of State for Environment visits Hadleigh Farm

The Salvation Army and Essex County Council welcomed Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, Caroline Spelman, to the Hadleigh Farm Olympic Mountain Bike Venue


16/01/2012 Volunteer performers needed for London 2012 Paralympic Opening and Closing Ceremonies

The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympics Games (LOCOG) has today begun a search for enthusiastic and energetic adult volunteer performers to participate in the Opening and Closing Ceremonies of the London 2012 Paralympic Games.


11/01/2012 Communities Secretary Eric Pickle visits Hadleigh Farm

2012 Communities Secretary Eric Pickles visited four sites in Essex related to the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, including the Mountain Bike course at The Salvation Army’s Hadleigh Farm.


11/01/2012 The Fabulous Baker Brothers donate cooking equipment to Hadleigh Farm Training Centre

Stars of Channel Four’s new series ‘The Fabulous Baker Brothers’ ,Tom and Henry Herbert, have chosen to donate some of the cooking equipment used in filming to The Salvation Army’s Hadleigh Training Centre and Farm in Essex.