Torch relay update 奥运火炬接力10

Brighton Royal Pavilion Image copyright BBC World Service

Welcome to our torch relay update – a special series of programmes brought to you by

This week, the Olympic torch will travel to some of the most famous seaside towns on the south east coast of the UK, including Portsmouth where the Royal Navy is based, Brighton which is a popular seaside resort, Hastings and Dover.

As we listen to the programme, you'll hear more about each of these places and their importance in the British history.