Olympic Opening Ceremonies British athlete John Mark lights the Olympic Flame from the Olympic torch during the opening ceremony of the 1948 London Olympics in Wembley Stadium, London, July 29, 1948. (AP Photo)-
I got to see the Olympic 2012 Torch go by in South Ealing, London this summer. And before that I got to hold a replica that someone in Gloustershire had run with. They evidently got to keep a replica. Neat!
‘Elegant, light and understated, the 2012 Olympic Torch shows the flair and confidence of contemporary British design and manufacture.’ Nicholas Serota, Director of the Tate on the Olympic Torch designed by Barber Osgerby
I saw a post once talking about why Rupert Grint should be the next Doctor. If he was then the Doctor would have carried the torch at the 2012 olympics... And he'd be ginger finally. I REPIN THIS SO HARD