How London 2012 created new opportunities for a community
London 2012 was seen as a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to accelerate the regeneration of East London and create lasting positive impacts for future generations. The results of this investment have been transformational, changing the face of the area and bringing new economic life and opportunities to the local community. Eight years after the Games, we take a deep dive into Here East, a vibrant innovation hub located at the site of the former International Broadcast Centre. Here East is a success story that illustrates the ongoing benefits – of employment, education and enterprise growth – of hosting London 2012.