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The Government Olympic Communication (GOC) press office will go live from tomorrow.
It will provide a single point of contact for London 2012-related media enquiries on behalf of all UK Government departments and agencies from the arrival of the Olympic Torch in the UK until the end of the Paralympic Games on 9 September.
It will be run by existing communications staff from across Government and will provide:
a dedicated team to deal with media queries related to the Government’s role in London 2012;
a single place to request interviews with ministers from across Government;