Glasgow and the West
Camglen Radio's live torch relay coverage

Camglen Radio’s live torch relay coverage

You can now listen again to Camglen Radio’s live coverage of the torch relay passing through Rutherglen on the 8th June, 2012. Speakers include local politicians and the Lord Provost. The programme was aired with our partners, Duncanrig Radio.   Image credit: Don Perry, Camglen Radio   Camglen Radio – Torch relay coverage – Fri... continue reading
Duncanrig Radio interview @citizenrelay [audio]

Duncanrig Radio interview @citizenrelay [audio]

Earlier today, Jennifer Jones and Cameron King were interviewed by pupils on Duncanrig Radio about the #citizenrelay project.   Interview with Citizen Relay’s, Jennifer Jones and Cameron King by Radioduncanrig on Mixcloud continue reading
Duncanrig Radio interview London 2012 volunteer [audio]

Duncanrig Radio interview London 2012 volunteer [audio]

Duncanrig Radio interview PE teacher, Mr Geatrell who will be a volunteer at London 2012.   Interview with Olympic volunteer, Mr Geatrell by Radioduncanrig on Mixcloud 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
Interview with Sight Aid International founder and torchbearer, Sean Walls [audio]

Interview with Sight Aid International founder and torchbearer, Sean Walls [audio]

Duncanrig Radio interview Sight Aid International founder and Olympic torchbearer, Sean Walls who carried the torch through Selkirk.   Citizen Relay interview with Olympic torchbearer, Sean Walls by Radioduncanrig on Mixcloud continue reading
Duncanrig Radio interview Torchbearer, Mary Finlay [audio]

Duncanrig Radio interview Torchbearer, Mary Finlay [audio]

Partners, Duncanrig Radio interviewed Torchbearer, Mary Finlay earlier in the week. They had previously interviewed her, which can be heard here.   Follow up interview with Olympic torchbearer, Mary Finlay by Radioduncanrig on Mixcloud continue reading
A volunteer in Cumbernauld talk about preparation for Torch Relay

A volunteer in Cumbernauld talk about preparation for Torch Relay

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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
Anita [Neet] Neilson, UWS Lecturer tells her Torchbearer story

Anita [Neet] Neilson, UWS Lecturer tells her Torchbearer story

Anita [Neet] Neilson Olympic Torchbearer 9th June 2012 Glasgow tells #citizenrelay the story of the day in her own words (and images) When Julie Thomson, a colleague and very close friend, said she had nominated me to be an Olympic Torchbearer I felt really honoured that she thought me worthy but didn’t expect to get picked... continue reading
Martin Myers tells his Torchbearer story

Martin Myers tells his Torchbearer story

  Olympic Torchbearer Martin Myers tells #citizenrelay how carrying the Torch has helped him put his life to better use following the death of his father in 2008.  Martin talks about how his early start in Clydebank on Saturday 9th June was worth it in the end because his family were in attendance, the interaction with... continue reading
Evening reflections on day 6

Evening reflections on day 6

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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