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Lord Coe’s company behind plans to bulldoze athletics stadium

Such an icon how could they. Spend the money and refurbish instead of this slow lingering death and btw Boris listen to the people that use the place.

Inside Croydon

Sebastian Coe, the chairman of the London 2012 Olympic organising committee which promised to create a sporting legacy for London and the whole of Britain, now heads up the company which has put forward plans to bulldoze the Crystal Palace athletics stadium.

Lord Coe and Lady Xuelin Bates at the London Olympics in 2012. She has since staged lobbying events on behalf of ZhongRong Lord Coe and Tory party donor Lady Xuelin Bates at the London Olympic Games in 2012. She has since staged lobbying events on behalf of ZhongRong

A brief public consultation was announced last week and an exhibition is being held at what was formerly known as the National Sports Centre.

The consultation offers four pretty bleak options for what was the home of British athletics for half a century. The proposals have been described as “a disgrace” and “disastrous” by senior figures involved in the sport at Crystal Palace.

Double Olympic champion Coe himself set one of his world records on the Crystal Palace track. In 1989, it…

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