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Olympics 'will stay within budget'

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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.

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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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