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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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Organisers hopeful flame can meet ceremony deadline

Organisers are still hopeful that the flame being carried in the Paralympic Torch Relay would arrive at the Olympic Stadium at the scheduled time of 10pm.

We are still hoping to get there. We have been cutting out breaks and things like that on the way so we are making up time.

– Locog spokesperson

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