Dundee and the North East
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
Belinda Langlands Torch Bearer drawings

Belinda Langlands Torch Bearer drawings

Following on from Violet Palaks video interview with Belinda Langlands ( also on this site ) here’s a picture and a link to further images by Belinda. Belinda went to Forfar and then back to Dundee to see the torch bearers and then created these pieces. See the others here: http://2012olympictorchrundrawingsbelindalanglands.wordpress.com/ 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
Alternative views of Dundee events.

Alternative views of Dundee events.

Here’s a short collection of alternative views from Dundee surrounding the Olympic Torch. SpinCam image of Ronnie McIntosh, Dundee Torch Bearer:   Stilla image of Ronnie McIntosh   SpinCam at the Dundee Rep., rehearsal for a dance at the city centre torch welcome.   Stilla of the dance rehearsal at the Dundee Rep.   The... continue reading
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
#citizenrelay: Day 6 - Stonehaven, Brechin, Perth and Dundee

#citizenrelay: Day 6 – Stonehaven, Brechin, Perth and Dundee

#citizenrelay tracked the torch from Stonehaven and followed its progress through Brechin and Perth before arriving at its final destination in Dundee. continue reading
Evening reflections on day 6

Evening reflections on day 6

listen to ‘Evening reflections on #citizenrelay day 6’ on Audioboo 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
Edith (5) gives her view on Stonehaven's Torch Relay

Edith (5) gives her view on Stonehaven’s Torch Relay

listen to ‘Speaking to Edith, age 5 about the torch in Stonehaven #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading