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Olympic Triple Jumper Jonathan Edwards in York

Olympic Triple Jumper Jonathan Edwards in York

2:49pm 22nd September 2010
(Updated 2:51pm 22nd September 2010)

Officials in Delhi insist they will be ready to host the Commonwealth Games in 11 days time despite serious worries about the facilities.

The accommodation's been described as filthy and unhygienic.

Yesterday a bridge collapsed injuring 23 people, 4 seriously.

And now there's been an incident at the Weightlifting venue where part of a ceiling's fallen down.

Today Olympic Triple Jumper Jonathan Edwards is in York challenging attitudes about disability and speaking out about the Commonwealth Games.

Minster FM's Tracy Gee meet up with him at Engergise in Acomb where he got a taster sessions of disability sports by taking-on the climbing wall.

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