Organising the Paralympic Flame Party in Hereford

Hereford's Paralympic Flame Celebrations was put together by Stephen Ashton on behalf of the Herefordshire Council.

He's been in post for the last five years - as the London 2012 bid was being drawn up - and watched many of our local athletes in Beijing.

His position now comes to an end, following the final 'legacy' part of the project that he's working on right now - but speaks about the Paralympic Flame Party being the ultimate fire Hereford needed to inspire a generation.

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