- West Country (W)
Residents awaited eagerly this morning to see the Olympic Flame pass through Portland Bill. They were relieved to see it without any rain.
Crowds have gathered all across the South West today to see the torch make its way through our region.
Two people dressed in penguin suits were asked by police to climb down from an iconic rock at the start of the Olympic torch relay
The Olympic flame returned to the Westcountry today (Thursday 12th July) making its way through Dorset.