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Olympic torch relay to tour UK towns and cities

More details have been revealed of the route to be taken by the Olympic torch relay around the UK.

It will travel more than 8,000 miles over 70 days, through 1,000 villages, towns and cities before arriving in east London for the opening ceremony.

Andrew Plant reports.

  • 07 Nov
  • From the section UK
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