Carrying the torch 'a part of history'

Damien Davis from Cricklade is one of the 8,000 torch bearers unveiled today. The 36 year old will take the flame on a 300m leg through Ludgershall in Wiltshire on the 11th July. Damien made headlines last May after getting lost while attempting the Three Peaks Challenge to raise money for charity.

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Olympic Torch Route Announced

A street by street breakdown of where the Olympic Torch will travel has been announced this morning.