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The Queen's Jubilee Baton Relay
 

We followed the Baton on its 50 day journey around the UK and you sent us your messages for the runners, your experiences and your comments.

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For those of you who use it, there is now a section on the friends reunited web site for baton relay runners. It can be found in the clubs section under athletics (UK Overseas)
Simon Moxon
Chester
I drove one of the shuttle buses on the relay ,we all made it happen the 150 man crew and every runner to take part well done xx
Nikki Heywood
Failsworth Manchester
Well done Marian waite-Archibald you did the full 50 days.We have followed the baton relay on the internet. love from your sister & hubby.
Arie & Kathleen De Bruijn
Pickering, Ont.Canada
Well done Dad have to admit didn't think you'd do it I AM SO PROUD LOVE YA XXXXXXXXXXXX
Kerry
Heald Green
Special thanks to all Baton Relay support crew on July 20th (Chester). Fantastic experience, I'll never forget it.
Simon Moxon
Chester
Well done to all the early birds on day 50, nice to meet you all, good luck in the future what an experience!
Linda Stevenson
Manchester
Good luck to Sara Koffler and her guide dog Rachel when she carries the baton on Altrincham Road. With the brave way you have faced all the hurdles life has thrown at you Sara, noone deserves to be receiving this honour more than you I hope to be out there cheering in the morning.
Joy Wolfe
Cheadle
Our nephew, Michael, ran with the baton on day 40- we are cheering you all on! Enjoy the games!
Larry & Conni Gruner
Indianapolis, Indiana
Good luck Shelley Brocklehurst on your run down Ashton Old Road lots of love from all your friends c u at the finish line
Dave+Andrea
Stalybridge
Good luck to everyone, I used to live in Ashton and wish I was still there to see the games.
Ann
Mojacar, Almeria, Spain
To all the volunteers, the countless purple clad people out there for the duration - BIG RESPECT TO YOU ALL!!
^CS^
Stockport, nr Manchester
I hope you reach your destined place soon. Good luck.
Shardae Ros
Amiens Queensland
I ran with the baton on Sunday in Warrington and really really enjoyed it! Thanks to everyone who cheered me on!
Beccy H
Warrington, Cheshire
Good luck Christine Darbyshire. We're all behind you and we'll be there next to you on Monday 22nd July!!!
ASDA
Clayton Green
Good luck mum!!! Don't be nervous you're the best there is!!!
Danielle Farrington
Bamber Bridge Lancashire
Happy 18th Birthday Rachel hope you have a brilliant day and enjoy the relay. The Farrugia's
Jeanette
Rochdale
Good Luck to Maureen Holt running in Blackpool, from every one in Rochdale.
Ian Belfield
Rochdale
Good luck Mum, u can do the marathon next
Stuart
Blackpool
Good luck Mo I meant every word when I nominated you. love Ian
Ian
Blackpool
Good luck to all runners. Wish we could be there in Tameside to cheer you on.
Doug & Marge Hazell
Perth Australia
 
 
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