Harborough Celebrates The Olympic Flag Handover

The handover of the Olympics from Beijing to London was celebrated here in Harborough on Sunday August 24th.


A special flag was raised in the Welland Park to mark the moment London became the official host city for the games in 2012.


There were sports demonstrations too at the event, hosted by HFM!


Young local sports stars who hope to be competing in the games were there to raise the flag.

Moley & Nick with the London Games flagDance lessons!Flag raisingFlag!Nick with LornaNick interviews the Olympic hopefuls