Posts tagged "olympics"
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
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
Rebecca Easton tells #citizenrelay what it was like to have the torch at Rockness.

Rebecca Easton tells #citizenrelay what it was like to have the torch at Rockness.

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#citizenrelay talks to Sophie and Adrian Main in Tomintoul prior to the torch.

#citizenrelay talks to Sophie and Adrian Main in Tomintoul prior to the torch.

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The Olympic Torch Relay 'spectacle' and other priorities

The Olympic Torch Relay ‘spectacle’ and other priorities

Local resident Jim talks about changes in the ethos of the Olympics reflected in the spectacle of the Torch Relay passing through the small village of Tomintoul in Moray. listen to ‘Jim talks about the Torch Relay spectacle in Tomintoul’ on Audioboo continue reading
Interview with @richardlochhead MSP on the torch visiting #tomintoul [video]

Interview with @richardlochhead MSP on the torch visiting #tomintoul [video]

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Moray Alternative Torch Relay reaches Dufftown

Moray Alternative Torch Relay reaches Dufftown

Because the Olympic Flame only ‘touches’ the edge of the Moray Council boundary on Monday 11th June, a local group, Walk, Jog, Run Moray has decided to get more people involved by running its own Torch Relay, with a replica Torch and a target to involve 2012 local people in carrying it around the towns... continue reading
An interview with Michael Robb before he carries the torch in Dundee

An interview with Michael Robb before he carries the torch in Dundee

Dundee’s roving reporter Violet tracks down Michael Robb, an 18 year old torch bearer. Michael’s nomination story “Michael is involved in the organisation of charitable events at his school, Baldragon Academy. He has played a key part in raising significant amounts of money for a variety of good causes. Michael has been at the forefront... continue reading
A storify from Kelvingrove by #citizenrelay guest blogger Frances

A storify from Kelvingrove by #citizenrelay guest blogger Frances

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Harris Academy Pupils look forward to the Olympic Torch Relay

Harris Academy Pupils look forward to the Olympic Torch Relay

Pupils from Dundee’s Harris Academy talk to #citizenrelay reporter Violetta Palak about their exciting plans for the Torch Relay and the Olympic Games themselves. continue reading
The Olympic Rings are ready on the Mound

The Olympic Rings are ready on the Mound

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#citizenrelay interview from Ayr

#citizenrelay interview from Ayr

Claire Mackie talks to members of the public watching the Torch Relay proceed through Ayr on Friday 8th June. continue reading