Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

5.56pm Friday 6th July 2012

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Party atmosphere in Southend High Street

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

11.28am Friday 6th July 2012

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Excited children in Southend High Street wait for the arrival of the Olympic torch

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Mark Foster outside Lloyds Southend where he will run with Olympic torch later this morning.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Olympic Torch heads through Rayleigh High Street to cheers and waves from the crowds. Torchbearers from the FitzWimarc School. Picture courtesy of Rochford DC.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Echo reporter George Thorpe speaking to Mark Foster ahead of his Olympic Torch Relay run

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Workers at Garston Shoes, Hadleigh, getting ready for the Olympic Torch Relay

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

11.27am Friday 6th July 2012

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Crowds wait for the torch in Southend High Street

8.45pm Friday 13th December 1901

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Torchbearer Matt Fletcher from High Easter

8.45pm Friday 13th December 1901

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

The route the Olympic Torch will take through Essex.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Southend seafront early this morning Friday, July 6. As preparations take place for the Olympic Torch Relay in Essex.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Pier Hill, Southend, with barriers in place ahead of the Olympic Torch Relay coming to the town.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Crowds with brollies and waterproofs begin to line the route at 9am ahead of the Olympic Torch coming to the town at 10.20am.

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

Olympic torch relay in Rayleigh, Southend, Hadleigh and Basildon

Hundreds of schoolchildren rehearse for their performance on Southend seafront at 12.30pm today for the Olympic Torch Relay

3.14am Tuesday 19th January 2038

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