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23rd December- Remember the Olympics Opening Ceremony?

23 December 2012 | Helen Booth

23rd December:  All that British cynicism and apathy finally vanished, as we were all stunned by Danny Boyle’s creative, eccentric and totally, wonderfully British opening ceremony.  ‘Isles of wonder’ featured athletes from over 200 countries. [...]

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22nd December – Remember When Mo Farah Won 10km Gold?

22 December 2012 | Andrew Mobbs

22nd December:  A moment that will forever go down in sporting history: Mo Farah’s Olympic Gold for completing the 10km in just 47 minutes. With one medal in hand, Farah went on to win ANOTHER [...]

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21st December- Remember When Andy Murray Won Gold?

21 December 2012 | Sarah Graveling

After a tumultuous relationship borne through several frustrating Wimbledon appearances, the country finally warmed to Andy Murray in 2012, as we all cheered him for winning Gold. The chilly Scot finally had a massive grin [...]

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20th December: Remember When Jessica Ennis Won Heptathlon Gold?

20 December 2012 | Henry Elliss

Golden Girl Jess Ennis started Team GB’s Gold rush on Super Saturday – the image of her with the flag around her shoulders, the tears, the cheers… What an incredible day for British sport. Add [...]

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19th December – Remember Usain Bolt’s 100m Victory?

19 December 2012 | Aqil Rouf

“Number one baby, all day, every day!”… Today we celebrate Usain Bolt’s 100m victory. Bolt beat off the likes of Blake and Gatlin to win Olympic Gold, completing the sprint in just 9.63 seconds. If [...]

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US Sees Twitter and Nielsen Establish Social TV Rating

18 December 2012 | Lily Shanahan

A new social reach metric for Social TV and analytics has been announced in the US by Nielsen. During a year where second screen viewing has become even more popular, this is a significant move [...]

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18th December- Remember The Jubilee Concert?

18 December 2012 | Liz Morray

On the 4th June a star-studded spectacular concert was one of many events that celebrated the Queen’s 60 year reign. Featuring performances from the likes of Alfie Boe, Elton John, Gary Barlow, Jules Holland and Tom [...]

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TWIST- The Week In Social/Search from Tamar 10th-14th December 2012

17 December 2012 | Lily Shanahan

As well as our ‘Year to Celebrate’ app blogs, we have published five more blogs in the past week. If you didn’t get a chance to read them, then you can check them out now: 1. 2012 Digital [...]

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17th December- Remember When Tom Daley Won Bronze?

17 December 2012 | Andrew Mobbs

Poster boy of the Olympics, eighteen year old Tom Daley, started diving at just seven years old and specialises in the 10 metre platform event. After a tumultuous Olympics which saw him become the focus [...]

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16th December- Remember The Jubilee Flotilla?

16 December 2012 | Christine Andres

Today, our ‘Year to Celebrate’ app celebrates the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Flotilla. It rained, and it rained, and it rained. This didn’t put off the masses of crowds hitting London to watch the Jubilee Flotilla spectacular. Over [...]