The UK torch relay lasted 70 days, with 66 evening celebrations. About 8,000 people carried the torch a total distance of about 8,000 miles (12,800 km), starting from Land's End in Cornwall. A wide range of people carried the torch around the country, mostly sports men and women, military figures and other local heroes from towns and cities across the UK.
2012 Olympic Torch Relay - UK
ABOUT THE STORYTELLER
Everett Lasher , ASU Foundation
Surviving the spatial temporal nexus.