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Dundee Camcorder Club Torch Day 25

Dundee Camcorder Club Torch Day 25

Here is a great piece of collaborative work from the Dundee Camcorder Club. On day 25 they spread themselves out over Dundee and Angus to record the torch passing through. The participating members were: Brechin – Angela Hamper, Cupar – Don Ellis Dundee – Norma Dow, June Stewart, Jimmy Smith, Pat Lawrence, John Christie, Alex... continue reading
Primary 6 pupil reports from Maybole

Primary 6 pupil reports from Maybole

St Cuthbert’s Primary 6 pupil Toni McLaughlin met up with Jim Montgomerie, a charity runner known as the “Running Kilt” who was one of the lucky ones to carry the Olympic Flame through the streets of Maybole. Toni was one of the citizen sports journalists on the day and was taught by the UWS Sports... continue reading
Lighting the Olympic Flame at Baxter Park, Dundee.

Lighting the Olympic Flame at Baxter Park, Dundee.

Violet and Ken cover the evening celebration at Baxter Park, Dundee. They also grab an interview with Twist and Pulse. Then its action stations for the lighting the Olympic Flame. continue reading
A musical interlude in Berwick as the Torch Relay enters England

A musical interlude in Berwick as the Torch Relay enters England

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Interview with activists from Scotland4Syria in front of the Scottish Parliament

Interview with activists from Scotland4Syria in front of the Scottish Parliament

Edinburgh reporter Jad Baaklini has interviewed activists from the Scotland4Syria movement, using the Olympic Torch Relay events in Edinburgh as a platform to promote their cause. continue reading
Tourists from all around the globe have seen the Olympic torch in Edinburgh

Tourists from all around the globe have seen the Olympic torch in Edinburgh

Edinburgh reporters have talked to people from all around the globe, visiting Edinburgh on the day when the Olympic torch passed through its streets. A Los Angeles perspective: A view from an Indian tourist: Finally, a local view on the lack of information about the events at the city center: continue reading
Critical perspectives in Edinburgh on the Olympics

Critical perspectives in Edinburgh on the Olympics

Edinburgh reporters have captured some critical opinions of local people on the Olympics and the Torch Relay. continue reading
Olympic torchbearer Julia Immonen interviewed after her run in Edinburgh

Olympic torchbearer Julia Immonen interviewed after her run in Edinburgh

#CitizenRelay reporter Jad Baaklini has interviewed the Olympic torchbearer Julia Immonen, just after she finished her run in the center of Edinburgh. continue reading
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
Violet interviews Mark Beaumont round the world cyclist and torch carrier

Violet interviews Mark Beaumont round the world cyclist and torch carrier

Once again, Violet, our intrepid reporter gets a scoop. It’s Mark Beaumont, famous round the world cyclist and adventure documentary maker. Mark strode out in St Andrews this morning at 07.30 and also cycled across the Forth road bridge late afternoon. He just gets one torch I think! continue reading
Dundee Torch Bearers from the city centre to the Baxter Park celebrations

Dundee Torch Bearers from the city centre to the Baxter Park celebrations

See if you can spot the torch bearers we have previously interviewed. In the next few days we will go back to interview them again to get their experiences and feelings of being part of the torch relay. If you have any questions you’d like us to put to them, pop them in the comments... continue reading