Father Jonathan Sibley from St Mary's Church in Long Sutton watched the Olympic procession pass close to his church during the morning. He says seeing so many people out appreciating the occasion is what the Olympics is all about.
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A boy who was bullied for being overweight is looking forward to proving the bullies wrong by carrying the Olympic Torch through Mansfield.