Other sections will be devoted to chariot racing, the theatre and the manipulation of the games by politicians and emperors such as Julius Caesar and Nero.
Also at the British Museum from December 7 is the official opening of the Great Court, the museum's new extension. It includes the Sainsbury African Galleries. For further information call: 020 7323 8299 or visit : www.british-museum.ac.uk.
November 11 Association of Chistian Teachers annual conference and AGM Held at St Paul's, Robert Adam Street, London W1, from 10.30am to 4.30pm. Contact ACT by calling: 01727 840298 or visit: www.christian-teachers.org.
November 18-20 The London Under 12s Exhibition Details of this exhibition, which is being sponsored by TES Primary magazine and Nursery World, are in the pull-out section of this issue. It will take place at London's Business Design Centre in Islington where more than 200 exhibitors will display their products and services. A seminar and training programme is also scheduled.
For tickets visit: www.under12s.co.uk or call: 01923 690646.