Olympic torch to go on permanent display in Coventry

The torch was made by local firm Premier Group Credit: Yui Mok/LOCOG/Press Association Images

One of the 8,000 London 2012 Olympic torches made by a Coventry-based company will be put on permanent display at the city's Council House today.

The torch, made by Premier Group, will be handed to the Lord Mayor of Coventry in a ceremony happening today.