Olympic campers - in pictures
05 August 2012 : Written by Homa Khaleeli and Alex Mawby
East London may not be the first destination that springs to mind for a camping holiday – but temporary urban campsites, such as the one at Eton Manor RFC in Wanstead, have become popular places to spend the night for Games makers and visitors on a budget. But what's it like at the £10-a-night pitches?
Campers brave British weather to see the Olympics
31 July 2012 : Written by Seleh Hennessy
At this year's Olympic Games in London, sporting fans are finding a way around one of the biggest expenses: the hotel. In a pricey capital city like London, camping is just about the cheapest way to see the Olympic Games.
Late night Olympics
28 July 2012 : Written by Tony Livesey
Tony's with Olympic volunteers in east London - for all the news and analysis from the games.
London 2012: Olympic travel and transport questions answered
23 July 2012 : Written by Isabel Choat and Gwyn Topham
Ahead of the Guardian's day-long online Olympics Q&A on July 23, our travel and transport correspondents answer key questions about getting around, last-minute hotel deals and enjoying the sights during the Games.
The London 2012 Olympics: The plucky volunteers who make everything go faster, higher and stronger
21 July 2012 : Written by Christopher Middleton
People of all ages and from all walks of life have volunteered to help run the Olympics. Yes, contrary to what you have been reading in the headlines, the Citius-Altius-Fortius message of Baron de Coubertin is alive and well and inhabiting a small cluster of tents at the Wadham Lodge Sports Ground in Walthamstow.
Olympic Volunteer, or Games Makers, camping out
20 July 2012 : Written by Courtney Howard
Over 70,000 volunteers spend their summer vacation working the Olympics. These unpaid volunteers are called Game Makers.
To save on expenses, many have pitched tents inorder to be apart of this life-time event. A community football center has turned into a campsite for many Game Makers.
Olympic campsite launch
28 May 2012 : Written by ITV online team
School playing pitches and community sports centres across London will be turned into low-cost campsites during the Olympics.
Camping at the Games launch
28 May 2012 : Written by Gareth Furby
BBC London chat to Olympic Games Maker, Rob Lee, and Campingninja Co Founder, Rhian Evans, about the Camping at the Games initiative less than 2 months before the London 2012 Olympics begin.
London 2012 camping initiative offers budget sleeping under the stars
28 May 2012 : Written by Imogen Blake
Camping at the Games using sports clubs around capital to provide Olympic fans and volunteers place to stay from £10.
Online Check-In: Camping at the Olympics
07 December 2011 : Written by Carmen Roberts
Carmen Roberts checks out campingatthegames.com - the website that lets you book a camping pitch for the Olympic games.