New batch of tickets for the Olympics – presale announced

If you have unsuccessfully applied for tickets in previous rounds, London 2012 will soon be holding a new presale of Olympic Games tickets.

But even better news, once this presale over, any remaining Olympic Games tickets will be available for purchase -including tickets to the Olympic Football Tournament from 11am on Wednesday 23 May 2012.

The organisers will also be offering some tickets to the Olympic Games for the first time. All of these will go on general sale from 11am on Tuesday 29 May on a first come, first served basis. Including…

– Orbit tickets, which will be available to people who have an Olympic Park ticket or a ticket for a sport session in the Olympic Park on the day they wish to visit the Orbit
– Tickets to watch the Cycling Road Race at Hampton Court and Box Hill
– Tickets to watch live Tennis on a screen from The Hill at Wimbledon

Additionally, any remaining Paralympic Games tickets will go on sale from 11am on Monday 21 May 2012.

A word of warning: be aware of fake websites and organisations claiming to sell tickets to the Olympic Games. To check whether a website is an official sales channel refer to the official website checker.