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Paralympic Torch journey

The Paralympic Torch is on its way from Stoke Mandeville to the Olympic park in Stratford for the opening ceremony of the Games.

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Public to watch more or same amount of Paralympics as Olympics

The majority of the British public suggested that they will watch the same amount or more of the Paralympic Games than the Olympics on television, according to the ITV News Index Poll carried out by ComRes.

One in ten (10%) of those interviewed said they are planning to watch more of the London 2012 Paralympic Games on television than they did the Olympics, while 45% plan to watch about the same amount and 37% plan to watch less coverage.

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