Athletes village cafe closed as water runs dry
Parts of the athletes village at the London Olympics are without
water after delays installing pipes.
The cafe in the village’s shopping area was closed for several
hours on Wednesday and other ”grab and go” cafes were also
With the cafe doors closed unexpectedly, staff told athletes and
guests trying to gain access that there were ”water
Organizers told The Associated Press that a ”couple of water
pipes and connections” were slightly late being installed and are
still being checked before being operational.
Organizers expect the issue to be resolved by Thursday. There
were no indications that athletes’ apartments were affected.