Archive for May, 2012

The Party’s Over

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A moment of reflection now that the torch has passed. Clifton, 23 May 2012.

Soaking up the Atmosphere

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Olympic torch bearer on Clifton Downs takes it all in. Clifton 23 May 2012.

 

Presenting the Torch to the Crowd

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Olympic torch bearer on Clifton Downs holds the torch aloft for cheering schoolchildren. Clifton, 23 May 2012.

Clifton Spectacular

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Fireworks fill the air with smoke as Olympic torch bearer Thomas Baker crosses the Clifton Suspension Bridge before a huge crowd. Clifton, 23 May 2012.

Crossing the Bridge

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Olympic Torch Bearer Thomas Baker passing through the tower of Brunel’s Suspension Bridge. Clifton, 23 May 2012.

Raising a Smile

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

One of the Olympic Torch Bearers shows how happy she is in her work. Bristol Zoo, 23 May 2012.

New Species Discovered at Bristol Zoo

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

The Olympic Torch Bearers gather for a group photograph at Bristol Zoo. 23 May 2012.

The View from the Crowd

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Trying to catch a glimpse of the Olympic flame. College Green, Bristol, 23 May 2012.

Yeah!

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

It feels good to get your hands on the Olympic torch. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

Up Close and Personal

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A close-up view of the Olympic Torch. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

It’s Bigger Than Me

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Olympic Torch Bearer Marcia Vowles (?) poses with a child, about the same size as the torch!!. Brsitol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

 

Is it Real?

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Getting up close and personal to the Olympic Torch. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

 

A Proud Moment

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A woman holds aloft the Olympic torch for her brief moment of glory. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

A Kiss for the Torch

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Young child kisses the torch posing for a photograph that he will see many times in this life. Brsitol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

 

Olympic Torch Bearer Shares a Moment

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Olympic torch bearer Marcia Vowles (?) happily poses for a willing public, all of whom wish to have their photograph taken with the torch. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

 

The View from the Balcony

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A family enjoys a spectacular view of the arrival of the Olympic torch in Bristol. 22 May 2012.

 

The View from on High

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Getting above the crowds to see the arrival of the Olympic torch. Bristol Harbour, 22 May 2012.

Help your Club Thrive

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Crowds at Bristol Harbour during the celebrations for the arrival of the Olympic torch, 22 May 2012.

Admiring Olympic Art

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A young boy examines a display of Olympic Art produced by local schoolchildren. Millennium Square, Bristol, 22 May 2012.

Selling the Torch

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

A friendly official salesman demonstrates the miniature souvenir torch. Millennium Square, Bristol, 22 May 2012.

 

Waving the Flag for Bristol

Thursday, May 24th, 2012

Celebrations in Millennium Square to welcome the Olmypic torch to Bristol. 22 May 2012