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09 August 2002:  Commonwealth Games Crew 2002 Go MAD
05 August 2002:  Manchester says goodbye to ‘best ever’ Commonwealth Games
04 August 2002:  Technology delivers Gold medal service for the Commonwealth Games
04 August 2002:  Volunteers cross the Games finish line and win their own medal
26 July 2002:  Crowds grab Commonwealth goodies
24 July 2002:  Over 1,000 metres of the Children’s Tapestry of Hope on display to celebrate the Commonwealth Games
24 July 2002:  Stars line up at pinnacle stage in Spirit of Friendship Festival
24 July 2002:  Festival fever to grip Friendly Games - 275 hours of live entertainment
24 July 2002:  Culture for Cathy
24 July 2002:  Manchester 2002 heralds new era for sport
23 July 2002:  Baton’s final journey to stadium on Thursday will pass Manchester icons before cruising canals
23 July 2002:  10,000 super heroes count themselves in
23 July 2002:  Games website wins two awards
22 July 2002:  Free tickets to Sportcity complex let visitors soak up Commonwealth Games atmosphere
22 July 2002:  A smooth passage for athletes and visitors to the Manchester Commonwealth Games
19 July 2002:  Biggest gathering of young athletes in the north west in countdown to biggest Games
19 July 2002:  Spirit of Friendship Festival reaches a crescendo in countdown to Games
19 July 2002:  Book Park and Ride for a smooth journey to the Games
19 July 2002:  Welcome gift for Commonwealth Games athletes reflects Manchester’s cotton heritage
18 July 2002:  The big numbers are stacking up for the Commonwealth Games
18 July 2002:  Going for gold, silver and bronze at the Commonwealth Games
17 July 2002:  Rush for sevens tickets as fans get behind England’s gold medal bid
17 July 2002:  Crew 2002 art legacy unveiled as exhibit for generations to come
16 July 2002:  By popular demand: Manchester flat cap introduced as official Games merchandise
16 July 2002:  Festival fever to grip friendly Games
12 July 2002:  Record number of competitors confirmed as athletes village is unveiled
09 July 2002:  Steve Cram unveils 30ft bronze sculpture to celebrate the Spirit of Friendship Festival and the XVII Commonwealth Games
01 July 2002:  Record-breaking Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay reaches half-way mark on epic journey to Commonwealth Games in Manchester
28 June 2002:  Olympic superstar carries Queen’s Jubilee Baton
27 June 2002:  Prepare for the extraordinary and enjoy the Games
25 June 2002:  Sporting greats and entertainment stars carry The Queen’s Jubilee Baton to the Opening Ceremony of the Commonwealth Games
25 June 2002:  Spectators receive tickets for the Games
19 June 2002:  Lydon's Army Looks To Halt Kiwi Gold Rush
17 June 2002:  Asda invests £45 million in east manchester with brand new supercentre
16 June 2002:  Falklands war hero Simon Weston OBE, joins world cup hero Sir Geoff Hurst in Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay
16 June 2002:  World Cup's hat trick hero to carry the Queen's Jubilee Baton into England
14 June 2002:  Wales on show to the world
13 June 2002:  Norman Wisdom entertains Baton Relay crowds
13 May 2002:  Big Weekend of sport for North West
13 June 2002:  Travel made easy for Commonwealth athletics trials
13 June 2002:  England’s hockey elite make final preparations
11 June 2002:  England’s top mountain bikers gear up for the Games
10 June 2002:  Last remaining tickets to the Games on sale now at box offices
09 June 2002:  Gold medal curlers and Scottish Sports Minister rally behind Games Relay in support of Scotland’s national team
08 June 2002:  Scotland on show to the world
06 June 2002:  Commonwealth Games swimming stars James Hickman and Steve Parry make a big splash at Chester Zoo
05 June 2002:  It’s not too late to volunteer: additional Games roles become available
31 May 2002:  Manchester 2002 breaks new ground for disability sport
29 May 2002:  Queen's Jubilee Baton Relay to raise Scotland's national treasure
30 May 2002:  Wrestling medal hopefuls head for Manchester
29 May 2002:  Games transport all mapped out
27 May 2002:  Launch of Commonwealth Games transport strategy
24 May 2002:  Top class hockey teams in Commonwealth Games curtain raiser
24 May 2002:  Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games appoints Schenker as Provider of Freight Forwarding
22 May 2002:  Virgin Trains becomes Official Partner to Commonwealth Games
21 May 2002:  Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay announces feature runners and Relay highlights for longest relay in history
21 May 2002:  Companies can become a Friend of the Games
21 May 2002:  Commonwealth Games on track as young stars look to the future
20 May 2002:  Commonwealth Games Rose of the Year is Simply the Best
20 May 2002:  Mark Lewis-Francis gets the first glimpse of official Games transport
17 May 2002:  Commonwealth Games to host final audition for Ceremonies
15 May 2002:  Judo’s elite line-up for Games test event
14 May 2001:  Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay all set to be community event of summer as rehearsal proves huge success
11 May 2002:  Cheering crowds greet Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay as Lincolnshire plays host to Relay rehearsal
09 May 2002:  Rover announces sponsorship of the XVII Commonwealth Games
30 April 2002:  Fun and games at the Trafford Centre 2002
29 April 2002:  Lincolnshire to stage dress rehearsal for Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay
26 April 2002:  Sport England invests in tomorrow’s champions
24 April 2002:  Olympic stars launch Manchester trials
24 April 2002:  Manchester schoolchildren welcome athletes to the Commonwealth Games
23 April 2002:  Sportcity visitor centre now open on Saturdays
22 April 2002:  Crew 2002 gathers for UK’s biggest party of volunteers
16 April 2002:  BUPA sponsor the Commonwealth Games
15 April 2002:  Jack Morton to inspire worldwide audiences with ‘Experience of a lifetime’ at Commonwealth Games Ceremonies
09 April 2002:  Get into the spirit for a summer of celebration
04 April 2002:  A stitch in time could help Commonwealth Games Ceremonies
28 March 2002:  Thorpedo throws his weight behind Manchester 2002
25 March 2002:  Commonwealth Games rugby sevens contest hots up
21 March 2002:  Prime Minister celebrates stadium handover
20 March 2002:  CBI Director General, Minister for Sport and star athlete launch Commonwealth Games Business Club
19 March 2002:  Addleshaw Booth & Co leaps into place as an official sponsor of the Commonwealth Games
11 March 2002:  Manchester celebrates Commonwealth Day
11 March 2002:  Star studded line up to join Queen for start of world record Relay
05 March 2002:  Manchester flat cap set to take gold at the Commonwealth Games!
01 March 2002:  Commonwealth Games shooting venue targets Surrey volunteers
27 February 2002:  The Royal Mint launches special Commonwealth Games £2 coin
18 February 2002:  Adecco announces 30 new jobs for drive into Commonwealth history
13 February 2002:  Secretary of State launches business community ticketing programme
13 February 2002:  England stars take up the Baton for the Commonwealth Games
11 February 2002:  Commonwealth Games announces 18,000 strong crew
08 February 2002:  Commonwealth Games triathlon competition hotting up
07 February 2002:  Diving elite battle for British titles
06 February 2002:  Best of British set to inspire the United Kingdom on route to the Commonwealth Games in Manchester
05 February 2002:  North west schools count themselves in to the Commonwealth Games
30 January 2002:  North west primary schools selected to perform at team welcoming ceremonies
25 January 2002:  Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay director honoured in countdown to Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games
24 January 2002:  Commonwealth Games education programme hits schools across Scotland
22 January 2002:  UN endorsed Commonwealth Games Legacy Project celebrates its success
21 January 2002:  Sport England chief to visit Commonwealth facilities
17 January 2002:  Commonwealth Games education programme hits schools across the UK
14 January 2002:  Manchester Brewery delivers gold
14 January 2002:  2002 heralds the beginning of a new ‘Cultureshock’ in the North West
07 January 2002:  Huge rush for Commonwealth Games tickets
04 January 2002:  Live sales kick-off for this year’s Commonwealth Games
04 January 2002:  The Commonwealth Games selects Head of Chaplaincy
03 January 2002:  Deadline for Baton Relay nominations extended
20 December 2001:  Minister for sport nominated Brendon Ingle
06 December 2001:  World 7s champions throw weight behind Manchester 2002
05 December 2001:  Commonwealth unites for world’s biggest sports relay
04 December 2001:  Culture Secretary unveils UK’s biggest festival
03 November 2001:  The stars come out in Manchester - your chance to meet two sporting heroes
26 November 2001:  Boats, bus, bikes, trains and planes to keep The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay on the move
26 November 2001:  United Kingdom’s biggest street party unveiled as The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay route is announced
26 November 2001:  The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay to showcase London culture and landmarks to the world
26 November 2001:  Northern Ireland to launch The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay on historic journey as United Kingdom route is announced
26 November 2001:  Scotland’s biggest street party unveiled as The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay route is announced
26 November 2001:  Biggest street party in Wales unveiled as The Queen’s Jubilee Baton Relay route is announced
26 November 2001:  Isle of Man, Guernsey and Jersey join UK's biggest party as The Queen's Jubilee Baton Relay route is announced
21 November 2001:  Record demand for Commonwealth Games tickets after six weeks of sales
06 November 2001:  Last Chance to be a Games Lottery winner
25 October 2001:  United Kingdom’s community heroes to carry Commonwealth Games Baton
06 November 2001:  Last Chance to be a Games Lottery winner
25 October 2001:  United Kingdom’s community heroes to carry Commonwealth Games Baton
08 October 2001:  Her Majesty The Queen unveils The Queen’s Jubilee Baton for first time
01 October 2001:  Commonwealth Games launches national marketing campaign
01 October 2001:  Stars launch Commonwealth Games ticket application
24 September 2001:  Commonwealth Games provide a legacy of learning through the web
24 September 2001:  FirstGroup announces Commonwealth Games partnership
18 September 2001:  300 businesses on track for success at the velodrome
18 September 2001:  New course for the Manchester marathon
18 September 2001:  Claremont announces sponsorship of Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games
07 September 2001:  3…2…1…go! Games merchandising launches
03 September 2001:  Commonwealth Games selects Games Village Mayor
29 August 2001:  City of Manchester Stadium on track for the Games
15 August 2001:  Xerox to provide ‘gold standard’ support to Manchester Commonwealth Games
14 August 2001:  Rugby’s best to train in Manchester
10 August 2001:  Creative Director appointed to Manchester 2002
31 July 2001:  Sportsworld appointed as official Games accommodation management company
25 July 2001:  Manchester 2002… One Year to Go
23 July 2001:  UK’s leading office supplies company signs up as Commonwealth Games Official Partner
18 July 2001:  Cadbury announces sponsorship of Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games
16 July 2001:  Manchester Commonwealth Games will be ‘affordable’
02 July 2001:  £105m funding package for 2002 Games
26 June 2001:  Commonwealth Games team “at full strength”
21 June 2001:  School trail blazes Spirit of Friendship education festival
20 June 2001:  Commonwealth Games education programme hits the ground running
05 June 2001:  Feeding the five thousand
01 June 2001:  M2002 appoints sports director
23 May 2001:  Bruntwood hands over new M2002 head office
21 May 2001:  2002 Commonwealth Games appoints Communications Director
01 April 2001:  Manchester2002 The XVII Commonwealth Games
12 March 2001:  500 days to go to The XVII Commonwealth Games
09 February 2001:  Broadcasters Sign Up To The Manchester 2002 Commonwealth Games
09 January 2001:  Seven wins 2002 CommonwealthGames broadcast rights
17 November 2000:  His Royal Highness the Earl of Wessex visit to Manchester
16 November 2000:  2002 games organisers receive top marks
12 October 2000:  The Queen performed the official opening of the Manchester Aquatics Centre
25 July 2000:  Going for Gold - McCartney announces new money for Commonwealth Games ceremonies
24 June 2000:  2002 Games celebrates two-year countdown with new swimming venue
09 July 2000:  Addleshaw Booth & Co Breaks New Ground with 2002 Commonwealth Games Sponsorship
06 July 2000:  Bruntwood - Painting Manchester Yellow
03 July 2000:  New Multi-Million Pound Centre Makes manchester Top Destination For Business Tourism
06 April 2000:  Adecco Announces Sponsorship of 2002 Commonwealth Games
05 April 2000:  Guardian Media Group Signs Up As 2002 Commonwealth Games Sponsor
19 January 2000:  Manchester 2002 Team Up With United Utilities
04 January 2000:  New Chief Executive for 2002 Commonwealth Games
17 December 1999:  Prime Minister visits 2002 Commonwealth Games stadium site
10 October 1999:  BBC to host broadcast coverage of the Commonwealth Games in 2002
21 July 1999:  2002 Commonwealth Games to lead Jubilee Celebrations
19 May 1999:  Manchester's Commonwealth Games win backing of commons select committee
12 May 1999:  Top appointment to Manchester 2002 XVII Commonwealth Games
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