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The Olympic Torch Relay: Leicestershire to Peterborough

Day 46 of the Olympic Torch will travel from Leicester to Rutland Photo: PA

It is day 46 of the Olympic Flame Relay and today the Torch travels from Leicestershire to Rutland.

The Torch starts the day at the National Space Centre and will be carried past Abbey Park and up Leicester's Golden Mile, Belgrave Road to Birstall where it will be taken by train from Leicester to Quorn on the Great Central Railway.

The Torch will then be taken around Loughborough visiting the University which is the official preparation camp headquarters for Team GB.

Legs then follow in Hoton, Wymeswold, Asfordby, Melton Mowbray, Langham and Oakham.

The Flame will be taken by boat across Rutland Water, followed by relays in Uppingham and Stamford before going through the grounds of Burghley House.

It then makes its second train journey of the day on the Nene Valley Railway from Wansford to Orton Mere, finishing with a relay through the town centre and an evening celebration at the River Embankment.

  • Times and locations you can see the Torch today:
  • 07.12 Leicester
  • 08.57 Quorn
  • 09.09 Loughborough
  • 11.20 Hoton
  • 11.30 Wymeswold
  • 11.52 Asfordby
  • 12.06 Melton Mowbray
  • 14.18 Langham
  • 14.29 Oakham
  • 14.54 Whitwell Harbour
  • 16.15 Uppingham
  • 16.45 Stamford
  • 18.35 Peterborough

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