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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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Sir Patrick Stewart carries torch through Croydon school

Sir Patrick as he poses with the torch at St Andrew's School

Sir Patrick Stewart, also known as Captain Jean-Luc Picard, has carried the Olympic torch in Croydon.

The torch is now having a break from its star-studded tour as the runners have lunch.

It'll continue its journey at 2pm and head towards Wimbledon.

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