- West Country (E)
Members of the Royal Navy's Special Boat Service (SBS) check Weymouth beach ahead of Olympic torch celebrations. The torch arrived in the county earlier today. Although a parade to welcome it to the town this afternoon was cancelled, an evening of celebration is still expected to go ahead.
17 year old Amelia Hempleman-Adams from Bath held the flame on top of a capsule at the top of the London Eye.
The Olympic flame returned to the Westcountry today (Thursday 12th July) making its way through Dorset.
One of the world's greatest ever athletes carried the Olympic Torch around Stonehenge at sunrise today.