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Storify: Day 5 – Stornoway, Tomintoul and Aberdeen

Storify: Day 5 – Stornoway, Tomintoul and Aberdeen

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Charlie Grant and the 'crowds' at Tomintoul [audio]

Charlie Grant and the ‘crowds’ at Tomintoul [audio]

Charlie Grant originally from the Braes of Glenlivet talks about the unprecedented number of people congregated in Tomintoul to watch the Olympic Flame pass through on the Torch Relay. listen to ‘Speaking with Charlie Grant from Tomintoul ’ on Audioboo continue reading
The Olympic Torch Relay 'spectacle' and other priorities

The Olympic Torch Relay ‘spectacle’ and other priorities

Local resident Jim talks about changes in the ethos of the Olympics reflected in the spectacle of the Torch Relay passing through the small village of Tomintoul in Moray. listen to ‘Jim talks about the Torch Relay spectacle in Tomintoul’ on Audioboo continue reading
Tomintoul businesses welcome the Torch Relay to Moray

Tomintoul businesses welcome the Torch Relay to Moray

Diane talks about the way local businesses are benefitting from the Torch Relay travelling through the vilage continue reading
Moray Alternative Torch Relay reaches Dufftown

Moray Alternative Torch Relay reaches Dufftown

Because the Olympic Flame only ‘touches’ the edge of the Moray Council boundary on Monday 11th June, a local group, Walk, Jog, Run Moray has decided to get more people involved by running its own Torch Relay, with a replica Torch and a target to involve 2012 local people in carrying it around the towns... continue reading
Olympic Torch 2012, Dunlop and Rutherglen

Olympic Torch 2012, Dunlop and Rutherglen

Alan Hendry of Friday Film Production shares his thoughts with #citizenrelay on the Olympic Torch Relay in Dunlop and Rutherglen on Friday June 8th.     continue reading
A storify from Kelvingrove by #citizenrelay guest blogger Frances

A storify from Kelvingrove by #citizenrelay guest blogger Frances

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A view from Kilmacolm with Carol

A view from Kilmacolm with Carol

Carol Ferries, from UWS provides a great roundup of her day at Kilmacolm to see the Olympic flame arrive. [&lt;a href=”http://storify.com/CarolFerries/olympic-torch-relay-kilmacolm-8th-june-2012-a-fami” target=”_blank”&gt;View the story “Olympic Torch Relay – Kilmacolm 8th June 2012 – A Family Day Out” on Storify&lt;/a&gt;] continue reading
Harris Academy Pupils look forward to the Olympic Torch Relay

Harris Academy Pupils look forward to the Olympic Torch Relay

Pupils from Dundee’s Harris Academy talk to #citizenrelay reporter Violetta Palak about their exciting plans for the Torch Relay and the Olympic Games themselves. continue reading
Dundee Rep Theatre prepares to perform at Torch Relay

Dundee Rep Theatre prepares to perform at Torch Relay

Violetta Palak interviews Dawn Hartley from Dundee REP theatre about the innovative performance they have planned for when the Olympic Torch Relay arrives in Dundee. continue reading
Celebrations at Spean Bridge for Torch Relay

Celebrations at Spean Bridge for Torch Relay

listen to ‘Celebrations in place at Spean Bridge #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading
The Olympic Rings are ready on the Mound

The Olympic Rings are ready on the Mound

listen to ‘#citizenrelay reporters talking about the giant Olympic rings on the Mound’ on Audioboo continue reading