Olympic torch arrives in Cornwall 18/5/12

Arriving in Cornwall

Olympic flame in Cornwall

 

As Cornwall prepares to celebrate the historic arrival of the Olympic Flame at RNAS Culdrose on the evening of 18 May with up to a billion people from across the world expected to watch as it leaves Land’s End the following morning on the start of its 8,000 mile journey around the UK, details of the route the Flame will take through Cornwall and the names of the inspirational Torchbearers who have been chosen to carry it have been announced.

There is already growing excitement across Cornwall about this once in a lifetime event, with the 21 communities along the route hard at work developing their plans. Click here to see the full route Olympic torch