Edinburgh and the East
Live report from Edinburgh Castle celebrations on the 13th June [audio]

Live report from Edinburgh Castle celebrations on the 13th June [audio]

Edinburgh reporter Yutsil Martinez captures the emotions during the Edinburgh Castle celebrations just a few minutes before the Olympic flame arrives at the scene. listen to ‘Edinburgh castle report’ on Audioboo continue reading
Interview with Gordon Howells from Bruntsfield, Edinburgh [audio]

Interview with Gordon Howells from Bruntsfield, Edinburgh [audio]

Interview with Gordon Howells, a local resident of the Bruntsfield area of Edinburgh, minutes before the Olympic torch passes by his home. listen to ‘Interview with Gordon Howells, Bruntsfield, Edinburgh’ on Audioboo continue reading
Chatting to Vern from first nursery who brought the kids down to Peebles main street [audio]

Chatting to Vern from first nursery who brought the kids down to Peebles main street [audio]

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Interview with Catrina, deputy head at local school in Peebles [audio]

Interview with Catrina, deputy head at local school in Peebles [audio]

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Paul in Peebles capturing magic memories [audio]

Paul in Peebles capturing magic memories [audio]

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Interview with Nutan Bala - business owner at Bruntsfield, Edinburgh [audio]

Interview with Nutan Bala – business owner at Bruntsfield, Edinburgh [audio]

Interview with Nutan Bala, who runs a pop-up cafe on the route of the torch in Bruntsfield, Edinburgh. listen to ‘Interview with Nutan Bala, who runs a pop-up cafe on the route of the torch in Bruntsfield, Edinburgh’ on Audioboo 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
#citizenrelay: Day 7 – St. Andrews to Edinburgh

#citizenrelay: Day 7 – St. Andrews to Edinburgh

Another busy day on Citizen Relay - today the torch covered a very populous area and ended up in the capital. Lots of fantastic content has been produced today by all of our reporters, and this Storify represents only a slice of that. Please explore the hashtags and citizenrelay.net for more! continue reading