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Olympics 'will stay within budget'


London's mayor Boris Johnson has maintained that Londoners would not have to pay more for the Olympic Games in 2012. He admits that while there is a dispute over who is going to pay for any 'over-run' he says that the games will be kept within the 9.3bn budget.


But former mayor Ken Livingstone says the agreement to protect Londoners from rising Olympic costs was agreed when he was in office.

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