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Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: As part of the London 2012 Olympic Games, a 70 day torch relay was held around the whole UK. Starting at Land's End the torch travelled up the west coast to Shetland and then down the east coast to London. On the 13th June the St. Andrew's to Edinburgh part of the route passed through Dunfermine before crossing the Forth Road Bridge. These pictures are from Queensferry Road where large crowds cheered the torch on its way.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The first signs of the torch were a runner holding a "Mexican Wave" sign followed by the official bus.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: One of the convoy of 50 vehicles supporting the torch relay.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: A few minutes before the torch, the sponsors entertainment buses pass through.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The Samsung torch bus with cheerleaders!
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The Coca-cola bus.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The vast crowds covering the roundabout is shown as the buses make their way to form a convoy over the forth.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The Bank of Scotland bus passes their own office on Queensferry Road.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The torchbearer arrives in the form of Max McFarlane.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: Surrounded by the official bodyguard of runners, the torchbearer speeds past.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The torch heads towards the days finishing point and into the crowds.
Date: June 2012
Olympic Torch Relay
Title: Olympic Torch Relay
Description: The crowd starts to disperse after an enjoyable summer activity of torch cheering!
Date: June 2012
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