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Olympic Torch comes to Stormont

The Olympic Torch relay began on Saturday 19th May at Land’s End, Cornwall and finishes at the Olympic Opening Ceremony in London on Friday 27th July.

The flame arrives in Belfast on Saturday 2nd June, with relay runners carrying it through more than 60 towns and villages as well as visiting a number of beauty spots over five days.

On Sunday 3rd June, the Torch will arrive at the Prince of Wales Avenue gates on the Newtownards Road at 8:44am.The Torch will be carried along the Avenue and will arrive at the front steps of Parliament Buildings at 8:54am.

Please feel free, along with your family and friends, to visit Stormont Estate to watch the torchbearers as they complete their leg of the relay.