Carl's torch dreams dampened by LOCOG

A young man with serious disabilities says the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG) have ruined his torchbearing experience before it's even begun.

Carl Tilson has a terminal muscle wasting disease, but his campaigning and fundraising saw him named Mancunian of the Year.


Olympic torch in the North West

The Olympic torch makes its journey to the North West today. It's first stop will be Chester.