Sir Matthew Pinsent abseils from the ArcelorMittal Orbit
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Commonwealth Games baton drops into Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park

The Queen's Baton has dropped into the Queen Elizabeth Park, home of the London 2012 Olympics, on its way to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Olympic rower Sir Matthew Pinsent abseiled from the ArcelorMittal Orbit to bring the baton into the park.

UK Prime Minister David Cameron also welcomed the baton to Downing Street.

Ben Moore reports.

  • 08 Jun 2014
  • From the section UK
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