Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic flame leaves York aboard Scots Guardsman. Picture: David Maughan

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch boards Scots Guardsman at the National Railway Museum as it leaves York.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Flame is transferred. Picture: David Maughan

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch boards Scots Guardsman at the National Railway Museum as it leaves York. Pictured with members of the Scots Guards

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch boards Scots Guardsman at the National Railway Museum

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch arrives at the NRM. Picture: David Maughan

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Olympic Torch in York

Leeman Road tunnel

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Olympic Torch in York

Leeman Road

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Olympic Torch in York

Steven Lough carries the Olympic Flame

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch along station Rise. Picture: Ian Greig

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch as it heads across Lendal Bridge. Picture: Ian Greig

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Olympic Torch in York

Picture: Steve Greenfield

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Olympic Torch in York

Steven Lough carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Steven Lough carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth, a pupil of All Saints School hands over the Olympic Torch after her run from York Minster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth, (on her 14th birthday) a pupil of All Saints School holds the Olympic Torch as she runs in Museum Street.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth leaves York Minster. Picture: David Maughan

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth, a pupil of All Saints School holds the Olympic Torch after it was re-lit outside York Minster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth, a pupil of All Saints School holds the Olympic Torch after it was re-lit outside York Minster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Jessica Hoggarth at York Minster. Picture: David Maughan

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

David Maughan with Steve Lough

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Olympic Torch in York

'Maybe the next generation torchbearer here'

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

A patriotic pinny outside York Minster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Fellow pupils support Jessica Hoggarth, a pupil of All Saints School who carried the Olympic Torch after it was re-lit outside York Minster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Enthusiastic youngsters who turned out early on Wednesday morning to see the Olympic Torch outside York Minster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Harvey Smith with the Olympic cauldron.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Harvey Smith lights the Olympic cauldron

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Harvey Smith lights the Olympic cauldron

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Drummers at Knavesmire

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Olympic Torch in York

The Samsung dancers perform at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Lloyds performers entertain at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Twist and Pulse perform at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Katy B performs at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Harvey Smith makes his way to light the Olympic cauldron at Knavesmire.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Harvey Smith makes his way to light the Olympic cauldron at Knavesmire.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The scene on Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds at Knavesmire

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Olympic Torch in York

Crowds at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The scene at Knavesmire

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

York Racecourse. Picture: Alison Simpson

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

A torchbearer in York with Tyler Simpson. Picture: Alison Simpson

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch change over on Bishopthorpe Road

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Clive Warley carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through York

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The ‘kiss point’ at Clifford’s Tower/Skeldergate. Picture: Alison Simpson

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Picture: Ruth Eaves

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Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch passes by Clifford's Tower

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch passing Clifford's Tower

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Stanley Wild carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through York

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Picture: Charlotte Burke

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Olympic Torch in York

Clifford Street - Picture: Rodrigo Grassi Duarte

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Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch on Stonegate

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch near Shambles. Picture: Steve Greenfield

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch near Shambles. Picture: Steve Greenfield

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Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young (back to camera) at the "kiss point" with runner 110, on Pavement

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch along Shambles

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch along Shambles

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch along Shambles

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds cheer as the Olympic torch passes through Kings Square

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch into Kings Square

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch into Kings Square

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Luke Young carries the Olympic torch into Kings Square

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch in Low Petergate. Picture: Mark Carter

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Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch passing through St Helen's Square

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch reaches the corner of Coney Street. Picture: Jonathan Hancox

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch reaches the corner of Coney Street. Picture: Jonathan Hancox

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch on Ousegate

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic enters Rougier Street

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Rougier Street. Picture: Yvonne Wheeler

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Olympic Torch in York

Olympic torch picture taken in Rougier Street by Yvonne Wheeler

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch passing Lendal Bridge

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The Olympic Torch comes over Lendal Bridge

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch at Lendal Bridge. Picture: Kevin Bailey

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch at Lendal Bridge. Picture: Kevin Bailey

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch on the Bar Walls

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch on the Bar Walls

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch at Lendal Bridge. Picture: Kevin Bailey

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Scott Stockdale posing with the Olympic Torch on the Bar Walls

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Scott Stockdale posing with the Olympic Torch on the Bar Walls

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Phil Jones

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Phil Jones coach at City of York Rowing Club runs along the bar walls from Micklegate

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The York Cycle escort watch the Olympic Torch passing along Blossom Street.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch change over on Bishopthorpe Road

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch at Askham Bar roundabout. Picture: Kathy Braithwaite

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

The torch at Askham Bar roundabout. Picture: Kathy Braithwaite

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch passing along Tadcaster Road

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch passing along Tadcaster Road

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Crowds watch the Olympic Torch passing along Tadcaster Road

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

'Christchurch Cubs were delighted to hold the Olympic Torch whilst at the parade.'

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Princess Beatrice welcomes torch bearer Janet Baker and the Olympic Flame on the steps of Harewood House

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Princess Beatrice welcomes Torchbearer Janet Baker and the Olympic Flame on the steps of Harewood House.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

The Earl and Countess of Harewood and Princess Beatrice welcome torch bearer Janet Baker and the Olympic Flame on the steps of Harewood House

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Janet Baker carrying the Olympic Flame through the grounds of Harewood House

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Marc Scott carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Boston Spa and Harewood.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Mary Brewer carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Boston Spa and Harewood

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Cengiz Semercioglu carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Boston Spa and Harewood

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds at Barkston Ash

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Derin Ural-Serpenguzel carries the Olympic Flame in Tadcaster. Picture: Wendy Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Derin Ural-Serpenguzel carries the Olympic Flame in Tadcaster. Picture: Wendy Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Derin Ural-Serpenguzel carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Torchbearer 043 (no name available) passes the Olympic Flame to Torchbearer 044 Derin Ural-Serpenguzel on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Torchbearer 043 carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Torchbearer 043 (no name available) carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Sam Backhouse with the torch his birthday

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Local schoolchildren in Barkston Ash wave Union Jack flags and homemade Torches

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Local schoolchildren in Barkston Ash wave Union Jack flags

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds in Tadcaster wait for the Olympic Torch. Picture: David Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds in Tadcaster wait for the Olympic Torch. Picture: David Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds in Tadcaster wait for the Olympic Torch. Picture: David Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds in Tadcaster wait for the Olympic Torch. Picture: David Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

This baby waves as the Olympic torch passes in Tadcaster. Picture: Wendy Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Olympic Torch in Tadcaster - Joan Suggitt

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in York

Olympic Torch in Tadcaster - Joan Suggitt

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Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Tadcaster Olympic Torch. Picture: Melvin Pratt

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Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Heidi Potter in Tadcaster. Picture: Wendy Binns

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Heidi Potter carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Mustafa Cakiroglu carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Richard Mason carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Louise Gutherie carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Ashpal Bhogal passes the Olympic Flame to Louise Gutherie on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Ashpal Bhogal carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Louise Hanen passes the Olympic Flame to Tuna Yilmaz on the Torch Relay leg between Monk Fryston and Tadcaster

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Tuna Yilmaz waits for his torch to be lit at Barkston Ash.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Officials use the Olympic flame to light Louise Hanen’s torch at Barkston Ash.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Olympic torch bearer Louise Hanen

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Aaron Brown carries the Olympic Flame past pupils from Selby High School waving Union Jack flags

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Matthew Kitchen, The Dandy Inferno, entertains the crowd outside Selby Abbey ahead of the torch procession’s arrival.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

The Abbey Belles

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Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Sandra Lalley and Alison Oldridge

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Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds line the streets of Selby to see the Olympic Torch

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds line the streets of Selby to see the Olympic Torch

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds line the streets of Selby to see the Olympic Torch

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds line the streets of Selby to see the Olympic Torch

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Crowds line the streets of Selby to see the Olympic Torch

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Local schoolchildren wave Union Jack flags as they support the Torch Relay on Day 32 of the London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

The Olympic Torch at the end of its run in Selby. Picture by Pamela Ross, who cycled from Cawood to enjoy the event.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Brian Hughes carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Rachel Keil-isaac carries the Olympic Flame in Gowthorpe

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Rachel Keil-isaac carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Jacob Taylor carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Jacob Taylor

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Jacob Taylor kisses the Torch as he carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Jacob Taylor carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Anis Kotia passes the Olympic Flame to Torchbearer 026 (no name available) on the Torch Relay leg through Selby.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Torchbearer 026 carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Cem Arslan carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in North Yorkshire

Cem Arslan carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg through Selby

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Joanne Hellowell carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Antoine Cherfan carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Thomas Ashton carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Michaela Bryant passes the Olympic Flame to Helen Nicholson on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Lynn Williams carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

Olympic Torch in East Yorkshire

Olympics Team GB swimmer Eleanor Faulkner carries the Olympic Flame on the Torch Relay leg between Goole and Camblesforth.

1.00am Thursday 1st January 1970

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