Tag: torch

  • Olympics at Liverpool Cathedral

    Olympics at Liverpool Cathedral

    I didn’t get to see the big event as the Olympic Torch passed through Liverpool as I was in Birkenhead photographing the flotilla of ships.  However, a few days earlier I was asked to photograph the rehearsal at Liverpool Cathedral. I heard over 20,000 people attended the event in Liverpool and from what I saw…

  • The Olympic Torch Relay in Merseyside

    The Olympic Torch Relay in Merseyside

    Friday saw the Olympic Torch Relay arrive on the Wirral. I was in two minds about seeing it. On the one hand it is simply a guy holding a flaming bit of metal. Having been bombarded by adverts with athletes holding Subway sandwiches, showing off makeup products, and generally seeing every brand known to man…