London 2012 Lowdown: Tuesday 7 August

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London 2012 Lowdown: Tuesday 7 August

During the London 2012 Games we'll bring you a daily heads-up on what's happening where, including sporting and cultural events, transport and weather.

Top things to see and do

Transport hotspots

Road users should avoid Marble Arch between rush hours, when the area will be closed off for the men's triathlon. Any breaking news of disruptions will appear here.

See Transport for London's 'heat maps' for the busiest stations on any given day.

Sport highlights

  • 9.55am Equestrian, Team Dressage Final, Greenwich Park. Brief guide.
  • 11.25am Men's Triathlon, Hyde Park. Brief guide.
  • 11.50am Sailing, RS:X Medal Races, Weymouth and Portland. Brief guide.
  • 1.55pm Gymnastics-Artistic, Finals, North Greenwich Arena. Brief guide.
  • 3.55pm Cycling-Track, Finals, Velodrome. Brief guide.
  • 6.40pm Athletics, Finals, Olympic Stadium. Brief guide.

See BBC Sport for full details of all events.


After a clear and dry morning it will become cloudy. Showers are expected during the afternoon. Min. 14, max. 18 degrees.

Last Updated 06 August 2012