Olympic Flame

Do You Have The Guile And Wit To Secure This eBay Auction Winner Medal?

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.05.2013 | UK Comedy

"Show off your online prowess to friends and acquaintances with this luxurious hand painted disc," reads the description for this eBay Auction Winner'...

Five Ideals and One Loud Warning from the Olympic Flame

Rick Holland | Posted 26.09.2012 | UK Sport
Rick Holland

Watching the Olympic Flame waddle through Battersea on one of it's London legs was both touching and bewildering.

London 2012: Who Should Light The Flame? (POLL)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Sport

The world will watch on as one of its greatest cities hosts the Olympic Games' opening ceremony in 11 days' time, but just who will be the fire-starte...

Pc David Rathband's Daughter Carries Olympic Torch

PA | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

The late hero Pc David Rathband would have been "very proud" for his daughter to carry the Olympic Torch today, his widow has said. The blinded tra...

Olympic Torch To Be Replaced By Comedy Relighting Candle

The Huffington Post UK | Andrea Mann | Posted 21.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Following embarrassment after the Olympic torch went out on just its third day, London 2012 Olympic Games organisers have replaced it with a giant tri...

Olympic Flame Relay Reaches Exeter On Third Day

PA | Posted 20.07.2012 | UK

Some of Britain's top sport stars will carry the Olympic Flame as the London 2012 torch relay enters its third day today. Ashes winning cricketer M...

Fogle Flies The Olympic Flame

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.05.2012 | UK

TV daredevil Ben Fogle flew the Olympic Flame above the canopy of the world's biggest indoor rainforest on Saturday. Presenter, writer and adventur...

Olympic Flame Due To Arrive In Britain After Athens Ceremony

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.05.2012 | UK

The Olympic Flame will arrive in the UK on Friday night after it was handed over at a ceremony in Athens. British delegates including David Beckham...

Beckham To Be Present For Olympic Torch Handover

PA | Posted 16.05.2012 | UK Sport

David Beckham is to make a special guest appearance at the official handover ceremony of the Olympic Flame in Athens and bring it back to Britain for ...

Olympic Torch Relay Rehearsal Kicks Off In Leicestershire

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.04.2012 | UK

A full dress rehearsal for the London 2012 Olympics torch relay is under way with Leicestershire bearers leading the way. Some 122 participants fro...

Olympic Flame To Be Lit By Sun's Rays

PA | Posted 01.02.2012 | UK

The Olympic Flame will be lit by the sun's rays on the morning of May 10 in Greece at the start of its journey to the London 2012 Games, Lord Coe anno...

It's the People's Politics, Stupid - For the Road to Contain Climate Change, Just Follow the Olympic Torch!

Phil Pauley | Posted 31.01.2012 | UK
Phil Pauley

Just imagine, you've taken a snapshot of the world population and put 100 people in a giant plastic dome for a year or two to see how they get on.