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#Olympic Flame

# olympic-flame - Saturday 30 March, 2019

From The42 Annalise did it, why can't she? Howth's own Hopkins breaking down barriers with 2020 vision Olympic Flame

Annalise did it, why can't she? Howth's own Hopkins breaking down barriers with 2020 vision

It’s not all plain sailing for the 21-year-old Trinity College student though.

# olympic-flame - Thursday 21 April, 2016

Pictures: The Olympic flame begins its long journey to Rio

The flame was kindled in the 2,600 year-old Temple of Hera at Ancient Olympia today.

# olympic-flame - Friday 27 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge Pics, videos: Bruce Forsyth carries Olympic torch, busts several moves Brucie Bonus This post contains images

Pics, videos: Bruce Forsyth carries Olympic torch, busts several moves

“Nice to see you, to see you, nice…”

# olympic-flame - Thursday 7 June, 2012

From The42 Olympic flame braves stormy seas, departs Ireland Wave Goodbye

Olympic flame braves stormy seas, departs Ireland

Patrick Kielty and Eorann O’Neill were among those who carried the torch just before it departed the country.

# olympic-flame - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Mail Online article about Olympic torch in Ireland draws Twitter criticism Controversy This post contains images

Mail Online article about Olympic torch in Ireland draws Twitter criticism

The popular website’s questioning of the parading of the Olympic torch through Dublin and allowing pop duo Jedward to carry it did not please some Irish tweeters.

From The42 Olympic torch makes historic visit to Dublin Olympic Torch

Olympic torch makes historic visit to Dublin

The Dublin relay started at Croke Park stadium before passing some of the capital’s most famous sites.

Poll: Does having the Olympic flame in Ireland cheer you up? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Does having the Olympic flame in Ireland cheer you up?

The flame is here as part of the relay leading up to the opening ceremony of London 2012. Did having it here this morning affect your mood?

# olympic-flame - Sunday 3 June, 2012

From The42 Olympic torch starts five-day tour of Northern Ireland London 2012

Olympic torch starts five-day tour of Northern Ireland

The flame will cross the border and tour Dublin on Wednesday morning.

# olympic-flame - Thursday 17 May, 2012

From The42 Olympic flame within reach of London Games chiefs London 2012

Olympic flame within reach of London Games chiefs

A cauldron in front of the Parthenon has been lit and the flame was burning brightly today, just hours before it was to be handed to the London organisers.

# olympic-flame - Thursday 10 May, 2012

From The42 Joe Duffy backs 'great little runners' Jedward for Olympic torchbearer mission Double Trouble

Joe Duffy backs 'great little runners' Jedward for Olympic torchbearer mission

Disgruntled callers to Liveline want Bernard Dunne to carry the flame in June rather than the marathon-running pop twins.

From The42 Torch lit in Greece as Games countdown gets underway London 2012

Torch lit in Greece as Games countdown gets underway

An actress dressed as a high priestess used a concave mirror to focus the sun’s rays and light a torch under bright sunny skies this morning.

# olympic-flame - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

From The42 Carrying a torch: Paul McGrath in pole position to carry Olympic flame London 2012

Carrying a torch: Paul McGrath in pole position to carry Olympic flame

The Black Pearl of Inchicore has emerged as the favourite to carry the Olympic torch through Dublin and fly the flag for Irish football.

# olympic-flame - Friday 17 February, 2012

Robbery at Greece's Ancient Olympia museum

It was the second major museum heist in the past two months.

# olympic-flame - Thursday 16 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Your evening round-up of the day’s biggest news stories, plus the bits you may have missed…

# olympic-flame - Thursday 2 February, 2012

From The42 Minding the Torch: Olympic flame travels in style London 2012

Minding the Torch: Olympic flame travels in style

London organisers revealed the first details of the Olympic flame’s trip from Greece to Britain for the 2012 London Games yesterday.

# olympic-flame - Thursday 22 September, 2011

From The42 Here's where the Olympic torch will be headed in Ireland next year... Olympic Flame

Here's where the Olympic torch will be headed in Ireland next year...

Details of the flame’s route have been released – and it’s bad news for those outside the capital.

# olympic-flame - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

London 2012 Games organisers considering Dublin leg for Olympic flame

The 2012 organising committee is considering “the feasibility” of bringing the torch on a brief trip to Dublin during its 70 day pre-Games tour.