who has "seen it all before", is among a panel on a BBC News spot judging ideas from members of the public for the opening ceremony. The suggestions thrown into the pot may not be quite as impressive as some of the creative work the ECD encounters in his day job, though. They include a trainspotting expert lobbying for model railways and classic cars, a proponent of Morris dancing and an amateur rapper test-driving some of his rhymes. All in the spirit of the competition, eh?
There's just two years to go until the London Olympics, and Grey's very own Nils Leonard, billed as a "top creative"