Tag: Olympics 2012
Thousands of people came to the centre of Morpeth, Northumberland in the North East of England today to cheer the London 2012 Olympic Flame on its journey to London. Stephen Parsons carried the flame for most of the route through the town and received a roaring welcome despite heavy rain. The flame has made its […]
A huge investment, announced recently by Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt, will boost the tourism campaign to make the most of the Olympic Torch Relay next year. The money will be more than £3m from the Olympic budget. It will kick start domestic tourism in 2012 and beyond. The objective is to maximise the economic legacy of the London’s Games for the whole country.