We are being treated to a second sporting treat. Or are us Londoners? We were paying around 34p a week extra on our council tax so the rest of the UK and the world could enjoy the ceremony and sport. It is so unfair that the English seem to have to pay more and get less than Scotland and Wales in my opinion. Now if I am asked for my Nationality I always say English
Here is a video of the fireworks at the opening ceremony from You Tube
Finally if you have the time, an rather amazingly the whole opening ceremony from You Tube. It is incredible since they relaxed rules on timing of videos how long some are now.