Queen's Baton Relay: Gretna

Ashley Jensen was the first baton bearer in Gretna Credit: ITV Border

The baton started in Gretna at the Old Blacksmiths Shop. Scottish actress Ashley Jensen, who starred in Ugly Betty and Extras with Ricky Gervais, was one of the baton bearers.

Ashley carried the baton in a horse drawn carriage Credit: ITV Border
12 baton bearers took part in the relay to Malor Park Credit: ITV Border

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Queen's Baton Relay comes to Scotland

The Queen's Baton relay for the 2014 Commonwealth Games is making it's way around Scotland. It has been to the Borders and Dumfries and Galloway as part of the 40-day relay to Glasgow.