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Blog — London Olympic Mascot 2012

Mandeville's Ready for the Paralympic Opening Ceremony - Are You?

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Finally, the Paralympic opening ceremony is upon us, and once again the nation will be watching with pride as the games are officially opened. Mandeville, the Paralympic Mascot is ready for all the action and has already been spotted with The Mayor of London, Boris Johnson, as he greeted the torchbearers as the flame reached City Hall.  Crowds have lined the streets of London one more, despite the rain, to cheer on the torch relay as it heads for the stadium. The torch has passed through Lords Cricket Ground and even crossed over the iconic Abbey Road pedestrian crossing made famous by The Beatles.   The London...

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There's Still Time to Own Your Own Olympic Mascots

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The Olympic Closing Ceremony was a huge success and has been met with positive responses the world over.  While the London Olympic Games 2012 may have come to a glorious end, passing on the flag to Rio, the fun doesn't have to stop there.  You may be pleased to hear that it's not long before the fun and excitement will soon be back thanks to the Paralympics and the wonderful Paralympic mascot Mandeville will be there to revel in the victories and sportsmanship. But that's not all... ...The Official London 2012 Olympic Mascots and the London 2012 collection has now been reduced even further on the Golden...

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Golden Wenlock, Mandeville and Pride the Lion Are Loving the Olympics!

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As the games to an end we have a sale on the Olympic Mascots range and you can now be the proud owner of  Golden Wenlock, Mandeville and Pride the Lion 20cm soft toys for only £4.99 each! That’s not all, the entire range of toys and collectables have been reduced even further and now it’s possible to pick up a souvenir from the games from as little as £2.99.

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Three Cheers for Clare Balding!

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Clare Balding is one of the most popular sports presenters out there and her coverage of the Olympics is proving to be excellent. Golden Bear Toys are very proud that Clare has taken the Olympic mascots under her wing and featuring Pride the Lion in her commentary of the Swimming events.  The Olympics are one week old today, so far with the GB team bring us 18 medals so far, 6 Gold, 6 Silver and 6 Bronze, and the Olympic Mascots Wenlock and Mandeville along with Pride have been cheering on the teams from the sidelines all of the way....

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Tonight is the Night! Will You be Watching?

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The Opening Ceremony for the London 2012 Olympic Games are just a few hours away. However, a day full of events and celebration has been planned, started at 8,12 this morning. A group of bell ringers rang the Big Ben bells for over three minutes. The torch relay is making its way to the Olympic Stadium which he crowds lining the banks of te Thames as it travels on the Jubilee Barge. Tonight crowds will be watching Stereophonics Snow Patrol, Duran Duran and Paolo Nutini in Hyde Park and the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh are hosting a reception at Buckingham...

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