Edinburgh and the East
Torch Bearer Story from Peebles: Ellie Wilson

Torch Bearer Story from Peebles: Ellie Wilson

Hi, I’m Ellie and this is my story of my amazing experience as an Olympic torchbearer. I was lucky enough to be nominated and selected by Coca-cola because I coach a mini handball team, play handball for the Scottish Youth Team and have also raised money for the Marie curie in memory of my Granny... continue reading
Photos around the Torch Relay in Edinburgh

Photos around the Torch Relay in Edinburgh

Here is the link to some of the pictures surrounding the Torch relay in Edinburgh. http://imgur.com/a/NmsVy#0 continue reading

Citizen Relay over?

Edinburgh; Friday 15th June 2012 A great project came to life thanks to Jennifer Jones and David McGillivray. They brought upon a project they thought wouldn’t be as successful as it is today. They opened the opportunity to people that want to be involved with media, journalism, photography, events and wish to share news or... 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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The Torch arrives in Berwick with the thoughts of two Scottish residents

The Torch arrives in Berwick with the thoughts of two Scottish residents

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#citizenrelay: Day 8 – Edinburgh to Berwick

#citizenrelay: Day 8 – Edinburgh to Berwick

[View the story “#citizenrelay: Day 8 – Edinburgh to Berwick” on Storify] #citizenrelay: Day 8 – Edinburgh to Berwick The last day of torch relay in Scotland saw the convoy move from Edinburgh to the Borders. Again, a fantastic selection of content was created today, so keep an eye on the #citizenrelay hashtag (and of... continue reading
Talking to kids in Selkirk about their reaction to the torch [audio]

Talking to kids in Selkirk about their reaction to the torch [audio]

Talking to kids in Selkirk about their reaction to the torch. listen to ‘Talking to kids in Selkirk about their reaction to the torch. #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading
Interview with the family of Toby - one of the Olympic torchbearers [audio]

Interview with the family of Toby – one of the Olympic torchbearers [audio]

The #CitizenRelay bus stopped in Walkerburn where our team met Toby the torchbearer’s family! listen to ‘We stopped in Walkerburn where we met Toby the torchbearer’s family! #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading
Selkirk residents talk about the Torch Relay [audio]

Selkirk residents talk about the Torch Relay [audio]

Local residents of the Selkirk area are talking about the Torch Relay and the Olympics. listen to ‘Interview with locals in Selkirk #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo listen to ‘Interview with two locals in Selkirk #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading
Interview with Jim at Innearleithen [audio]

Interview with Jim at Innearleithen [audio]

Glasgow intern Cameron King interviews Jim at Innearleithen. listen to ‘Interview with Jim at Innearleithen #citizenrelay’ on Audioboo continue reading
Alan in Selkirk talks Olympic Torch and Common Ridings [audio]

Alan in Selkirk talks Olympic Torch and Common Ridings [audio]

Interview with Alan in Selkirk who talks about the Olympic Torch and the Common Ridings. listen to ‘Alan in Selkirk talks Olympic Torch and Common Ridings’ on Audioboo continue reading
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