Olympic Torch Relay

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Judy Gaden launches day four of the Olympic Torch relay

Judy Gaden kick started day four of the relay in Taunton Credit: ITV News

Judy Gaden, the mother of Corporal Tom Gaden who was killed in Afghanistan in 2009 began day four of the Olympic Torch relay in Taunton. She was nominated for her charity work and involvement in fund raising events for Help for Heroes and by arranging community fun days.

Crowds turned out bright and early to see the flame head off through South Somerset Credit: ITV News

Day four of the relay began with a trip by electric powered boat before continuing by road to Ilminster. It will then travel to Yeovil en route to Bath and Bristol. Keep up to date with our street-by-street guide.

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