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The one place where different countries around the world come together. Must be an amazing feeling to see all the flags around the stadium.
Flaming brilliant: David Beckham handed the torch to Steve Redgrave, who in turn past the glory moment to the next generation
Best cauldron ever! 204 copper and steel petals of the Olympic cauldron being lit before being lifted up to form one giant flame designed by Thomas Heatherwick
On route: David Beckham's role became clear midway through as he delivered the flame via speedboat
London 2012: The Opening Ceremony - In Focus - The Atlantic
thomas heatherwick - Olympic cauldron
It's arrived: David Beckham looks pleased as he carries the Olympic torch at RNAS Culdrose in Cornwall this evening, 18 May 2012
2012 London Olympics Cauldron
2012 Olympics NBC Dual Flags Pin - I have many Olympic pins, but none of them cost $10. Really?
The 2012 Olympic Cauldron by Thomas Heatherwick