Best cauldron ever! 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame designed by Thomas Heatherwick

Olympic cauldron built in 'Bond-style gadget workshop' says architect as organisers vow to make giant flame carbon neutral

Best cauldron ever! 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame designed by Thomas Heatherwick

Seven young British athletes who lit the London 2012 Games cauldron were each nominated by UK Olympic champions.

Heatherwick Olympic cauldron lit by young hopefuls

Seven young British athletes who lit the London 2012 Games cauldron were each nominated by UK Olympic champions.

10 May 2012. The Olympic flame being lit at the Temple of Hera in Greece before beginning its journey to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Arriving in the UK on 18 May 2012.

London 2012: Olympic Games flame lit in Greece

10 May 2012. The Olympic flame being lit at the Temple of Hera in Greece before beginning its journey to the London 2012 Olympic Games. Arriving in the UK on 18 May 2012.

Prime Minister David Cameron looks on as Kate Nesbitt passes the flame on to Florence Rowe

In pictures: Olympic torch relay day 69

Prime Minister David Cameron looks on as Kate Nesbitt passes the flame on to Florence Rowe

Torchbearer Louise Martin holds the Olympic Flame whilst sitting on the Swilcan Bridge at St Andrews golf course during Day 26 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

Torchbearer Louise Martin holds the Olympic Flame whilst sitting on the Swilcan Bridge at St Andrews golf course during Day 26 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The Flame at Aintree Racecourse  Torchbearer Kimberley Cooper holds the Olympic Flame on the race track at Aintree, during Day 14 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The Flame at Aintree Racecourse Torchbearer Kimberley Cooper holds the Olympic Flame on the race track at Aintree, during Day 14 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

The Olympic Flame at London 2012 Olympics - beautiful photos showing how the flames were designed, built and a video of the lighting of the flame at the opening ceremony of the Olympics.

2012 London Olympics Flame

The Olympic Flame at London 2012 Olympics - beautiful photos showing how the flames were designed, built and a video of the lighting of the flame at the opening ceremony of the Olympics.

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