Torchbearer Richard Dean was given a hero's welcome when he returned to his son's former school in Barnstaple. Mr Dean had been nominated to carry the flame for his charity work following the death of six year-old Kieran from a rare immunity disorder.
He raises money for Children's Hospice South West and provides support to other bereaved fathers.
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Snow showers, feels very cold. Expect an amber warning later this evening
Snow, yellow warning in force, amber in prospect
There will be showers and rain tonight. Saturday will be bitterly cold and it could start snowing early afternoon