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Weymouth greets Paralympic flame ahead of sailing events

28 August 2012 Last updated at 09:37 BST

Crowds welcomed the arrival of the Paralympic flame to Weymouth and Portland as part of its journey ahead of the opening ceremony of the Games.

The flame arrived at Portland Castle before being taken to Weymouth where it was welcomed by local dignitaries and schoolchildren.

The day's celebrations culminated with a firework display on Weymouth Beach.