London Olympics opening ceremony highlightsSaturday, July 28, 2012
Fireworks burst over Tower Bridge and the River Thames in London during Opening Ceremonies at 2012 London Olympic games.
The London 2012 Games are officially under way after a spectacular opening ceremony at the Olympic Stadium directed by Danny Boyle. Legions of performers put on a dazzling pageant celebrating all things British – from the industrial revolution to the NHS, Mr Bean and James Bond leaping from a helicopter with the Queen. (Due to copyright restrictions, this video is available in the UK only)