Day 70: Olympic flame begins final leg of torch relay

Alain Lunzenfichter as he carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Bushy Park and Hampton Court. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
Security staff lighting the Torch for Rosie Hynes at Bushy Park, at the beginning of Day 70. Credit: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire


Olympic Torch last leg complete

On the final day of the Olympic Torch relay, the flame visited Hampton Court Palace and travelled on the royal rowbarge Gloriana. It will then be kept at City Hall before its appearance at the opening ceremony, completing its 8,000 mile journey.