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Torch Relay

The Olympic torch relay reaches its final stages ahead of the opening ceremony of the Olympic Games on 27th July

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Olympic torch goes out at Lee Valley

The Olympic torch went out for a short time as it headed through the Lee Valley White Water rapids this morning.

It was a choppy journey and despite being kept well away from the water the flame went out briefly before being re-lit again a short time later.

The torch is now on its way to Hertford where thousands are lining the streets.

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