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.

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Olympic torch in the North West

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