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Torch relay atmosphere on the Royal Mile and in front of Edinburgh Castle

Torch relay atmosphere on the Royal Mile and in front of Edinburgh Castle

The Olympic torch relay has passed through Edinburgh on the 13th of June and the #CitizenRelay reporters have caught the atmosphere on the Royal Mile a few hours before the celebrations. A big concert was planned for the night to celebrate the torch relay in front of Edinburgh Castle and our reporters were there to... continue reading
Interview with Ellie Wilson - a young torchbearer from Edinburgh

Interview with Ellie Wilson – a young torchbearer from Edinburgh

An interview with Ellie Wilson – Olympic torchbearer from Edinburgh, running today in Peebles. continue reading
The construction of the Olympic rings put on the Mound in Edinburgh [video]

The construction of the Olympic rings put on the Mound in Edinburgh [video]

Jad Baaklini, a #CitizenRelay reporter from Edinburgh, has captured the construction of the giant Olympic rings put on the Mound on the 9th of June. Here is his video showing the 3-day long process in just under 3 minutes: continue reading
Edinburgh welcomes the Olympic rings on the Mound

Edinburgh welcomes the Olympic rings on the Mound

People in Edinburgh are reflecting on the Olympic Torch Relay and the giant Olympic rings put on the Mound today. continue reading