Olympic legend Sir Steve Redgrave, who also carried the flame in Henley in Oxfordshire two weeks ago, passed the torch to seven young athletes. They then simultaneously lit 200 kettles that rose together to form a breathtaking cauldron in the centre of London's Olympic Stadium.
Doing the South proud. Southampton's Pete Waterfield and diving partner Tom Daley during Team GB's parade at the opening ceremony.
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