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A volunteer in Cumbernauld talk about preparation for Torch Relay

A volunteer in Cumbernauld talk about preparation for Torch Relay

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Violet and Ken, Dundee reporters

Violet and Ken, Dundee reporters

Arriving back at Baxter Park, I find Violet and Ken, who seem very surprised to see I have survived the experience of the media truck. continue reading
Dundee celebrations in the city square

Dundee celebrations in the city square

Just part of the celebrations in Dundee centre to greet the Torch continue reading
UWS produce five videos for Citizen Relay

UWS produce five videos for Citizen Relay

Nine students and graduates from the BA (Hons) Sports Journalism degree at the University of the West of Scotland were in Ayrhsire on Friday as the Olympic torch arrived in Scotland. Split into three teams, they produced five videos on the flame’s journey from Maybole to Alloway then onto Kilmarnock. They were also aided by... continue reading
South Lanarkshire TV reports the Olympic Torch in Rutherglen

South Lanarkshire TV reports the Olympic Torch in Rutherglen

A perspective from South Lanarkshire TV on the Olympic Torch Relay as it arrived in Rutherglen.   continue reading
Gregor O'Neil salutes the Torch with bagpipes in Brechin

Gregor O’Neil salutes the Torch with bagpipes in Brechin

High up on the roof of the Mechanics Institute in Brechin, Gregor O’Neil plays his pipes. An amazing resounding sound. continue reading
Behind the scenes with Violet & Anna interviewing Andy Coogan

Behind the scenes with Violet & Anna interviewing Andy Coogan

Here’s a short video showing the fun out #citizenrelay reporters are having while out and about. continue reading
Stonehaven welcomes the Olympic Flame

Stonehaven welcomes the Olympic Flame

From the hustle and bustle of Aberdeen, the Torch Relay proceeds to the smaller communities of Aberdeenshire on its way to Dundee.  The Torchbearers seem to be more comfortable to allow spectators to get closer to the action in these communities.   continue reading
Stephen - a deafblind torchbearer - talks Olympic affection and relay practicalities

Stephen – a deafblind torchbearer – talks Olympic affection and relay practicalities

Stephen will carry the torch on June the 13th in Skinflats, Falkirk. In this video he talks about his love of the Olympics and the challenges being deafblind will present on his leg of the relay. Please note – this interview has no audio. continue reading
Maybole youngsters report on seeing the Olympic flame

Maybole youngsters report on seeing the Olympic flame

St Cuthbert’s Primary School pupils took to the streets with notebooks, pens and their cameras to capture the historic arrival of the Olympic torch.   The news day was the culmination of a month-long project with UWS Journalism Lecturer Elizabeth McLaughlin and her Sports Journalism students.   The pupils took note and interviewed people for... continue reading
Moray Choir at Torch Relay in Tomintoul

Moray Choir at Torch Relay in Tomintoul

Moray Choir performing as part of Creative Scotland’s Summer of Song project, welcoming the torch into Tomintoul. continue reading
Local resident talks about Torch Relay in Tomintoul [video]

Local resident talks about Torch Relay in Tomintoul [video]

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