Closing Ceremony

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Duration: 3 hours, 20 minutes

A celebration of British music, orchestrated by artistic director Kim Gavin, forms the centrepiece of the Closing Ceremony as the curtain formally comes down on the 30th Olympiad. The Olympic flame is extinguished and the Olympic flag handed over to the Mayor of Rio as the athletes of the world say goodbye to London 2012 and look forward to 2016.

Closing ceremony commentators:
Huw Edwards
Hazel Irvine
Trevor Nelson.

Credits

Presenter
Sue Barker
Presenter
Huw Edwards
Presenter
Gary Lineker
Commentator
Huw Edwards
Commentator
Hazel Irvine
Commentator
Trevor Nelson

Broadcasts

Olympics 2012 on BBC Sport

Olympics 2012 on BBC Sport

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