Olympic Torch coming your way

The Olympic Flame arrives in the ITV Meridian region on Monday. Thousands of people will welcome the torch bearers as they carry the flame torch through every county in the South, South East and Thames Valley.

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Raymond Blanc to carry Olympic torch

Renowned chef Raymond Blanc will carry the Olympic Torch in Wallingford in Oxfordshire on Tuesday. But who else will carry the flame when it reaches the Meridian region on Monday? We will find out later today on who will bear the torch through Oxford.


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Latest ITV News reports

  • Olympic Torch Day 53 info

    The Olympic Torch facts for Tuesday 10th July. We will run updates throughout the day online and on Meridian Tonight on ITV1 at 6pm.

  • The flame arrives in our region

    The Olympic Torch visits Aylesbury, Waddesdon, Bicester, Kirtlington, Woodstock, Kidlington to Oxford on Monday 9th July. Full details here