Olympic flame rides the Tube

The Olympic flame has taken the Tube as it continues its week-long journey through the capital. A total of 144 torchbearers, including rower James Cracknell and skier Chemmy Alcott, carried the flame 43 miles across London.

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Emotional day for Stephen Lawrence's mum as she carries torch

Doreen Lawrence, the mother of murdered teenager Stephen Lawrence, was one of the first to carry the Olympic torch this morning as it makes its way from Lewisham through South London.

She describes the honour at being asked to take part in Day 66 of the torch relay.

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