The Olympic torch that was carried by the famous Cumbrian mountaineer, Sir Chris Bonington, is about to be auctioned for charity.
Olympic torch relay: Appleby
The Olympic Torch in Dumfries
Thousands line the streets of Appleby as the torch edges closer. Hundreds of children from local schools have turned out, as well two very enthusiastic street performers.
School children at the Richard Rose central academy have been practising their welcome dance for the arrival of the Olympic torch in the city today.
The dancers are all part of the academies Dance Company DanceCo and have been rehearsing since April.More than 120 students are involved int the production.
If you're out and about watching the Olympic Torch as it makes its way through our region then why not take a picture and send it us here at ITV Border and we will try and include it in our coverage.