Olympic Torchbearers

Maidstone Marathon Man Carries The Torch

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Keeping the flame going

Torchbearers Kierun Baker and Tracey Evans with Paul Watkins, leader of Dover District Council Credit: ITV Meridian

Olympic torchbearers were at Harbour School in Dover this morning where the street by street route through the town, and through Deal and Sandwich, was announced.


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Marathon man carries the torch for Maidstone

Julia Chilcott & Mel Moore are thrilled to be chosen Credit: Roger Vaughan, Maidstone BC

Julia Chilcott and Mel Moore are two of the lucky hopefuls who've been chosen to carry the Olympic Torch through Maidstone.

Detective Sergeant Mel Moore is already a keen marathon runner, and says he will find it hard to run slowly through the town!

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