Archive for the 'The Olympic Torch in Bristol 23 May 2012' Category

Up, up and away

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Olympic torch bearer Maggie Glastonbury posing with another ‘flame’ on College Green

Photo:James Glastonbury

An early start for 001

Friday, July 13th, 2012

Olympic torch bearer Maggie Glastonbury (no.001) makes an early start on College Green

Photo: James Glastonbury

Awaiting the torch on the Downs

Tuesday, July 10th, 2012

Children with home-made torches and a flag awaiting the arrival of the torch on the Downs

Photo: D.Rowe

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.