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Olympic Games 2012: Security

Volume 490: debated on Monday 30 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what assessment she has made of the implications of the recent terrorist attacks in Lahore for the security of the London 2012 Olympics. (265563)

The impact of the tragic events in Pakistan will be considered as a part of our planning for the security of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, and we will continue to monitor our position between now and 2012; but this is exactly why our planning approach is based on information, intelligence and risk and remains flexible.