2012 London Olympic Torch Route: Week 5 Sights

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2012 London Olympics torch run

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The 2012 London Olympics torch run has visited Cornwall, Wales, and Northern Ireland and Scotland, venturing all the way to the Shetland Islands. Now it's…Read More »

back in England and winding around the country on its way to London, where it will light the Olympic Cauldron.

OurAmazingPlanet will be taking you on a sight-seeing journey along with the torch week-by-week until the beginning of the Games of the XXX Olympiad, which runs from July 27 through Aug. 12, 2012. Here, we travel along the route for week 5 and see some of the amazing sites across the north of England. Make sure to come back to see where the torch goes next!

(See sights along the torch route from last week. Pictured above is the torch on the Swilcan Bridge at St. Andrews golf course on Day 26 of the relay.)   Less «
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Andrea graduated from Georgia Tech with a B.S. in Earth and Atmospheric Sciences in 2004 and a Master's in the same subject in 2006. She attended the Science, Health and Environmental Reporting Program at New York University and graduated with a Master of Arts in 2006.
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