The Olympic Torch Comes To Harborough
It was day 45 of the Olympic Torch Relay. Despite the rain, the crowds lined the route in their thousands. The relay entered the HFM area in Dingley. From there it proceeded to make it's way to Market Harborough, and then on to Lubenham, Foxton Locks and then Foxton itself. It then mades it's way towards Kibworth Harcourt as it continued towards Leicester. In Harborough, the fun continued at the Olympic Torch Relay Community Village set up at Symingtons Recreation Ground. In Foxton, a picnic event was held at The Robert Monks Village Hall and grounds.
Below are some pictures from this historic day.
The Crowd Gathers In Harborough
Dave Smith Broadcast Live From The Square
An Arts Fresco Performer Entertains
Dean Barnett Proudly Carries The Torch Through Market Harborough
Chris Dabbs Carries The Torch Along St. Marys Road.
Symington Recreation Ground
The Zumba Girls Pose With Their Brollies
HFM's Kev Lidgard Talks To Dean Barnett
Foxton Residents Line The Streets
The Samsung Lorry Signifies That The Torch Is Nearly Here
Martin Johnson With The Torch
Ruggero Barone Carries The Torch Through Foxton
Fun And Games Back At The Village Hall
Winners Of The Foxton Games Recieve Their Medals (And Lollies)