Buxton’s Olympic joy

High Peak Mayor David Lomax and councillors Anthony McKeown and Caitlin Bisknell join the cream of the district's young sports stars to celebrate the Olympic Torch coming to Buxton
High Peak Mayor David Lomax and councillors Anthony McKeown and Caitlin Bisknell join the cream of the district's young sports stars to celebrate the Olympic Torch coming to Buxton

Buxton is celebrating an Olympic win after being chosen to help pass on the world’s most famous torch during its tour of Britain.

The Olympic torch will be carried through the town on Friday, June 29, during its 70-day journey around the UK.

Rising sports stars and community leaders joined councillors in celebrating the announcement by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG).

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