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Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

Sophie Raworth presents live from Buckingham Palace as Her Majesty the Queen launches the baton relay that will take her message around the world, ahead of the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Sir Chris Hoy leads the team of baton bearers who will cover 190,000 kilometres over the coming year.

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Wed 9 Oct 2013 10:45 BBC News Channel

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Sophie Raworth

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The Queen's Baton Relay

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