Wakefield welcomes Olympic Torch

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PEOPLE are lining the streets to welcome the Olympic Torch into the city this morning.

Hundreds have gathered at the Bull Ring with union jack flags to see the torch carried through the city centre.

It is expected to arrive at 11.10am.

And crowds in Ossett are waiting at the top of the ‘mad mile’ to catch a glimpse of the torch as it arrives having just passed through Dewsbury.

Express reporter Olivia Morley tweeted this morning; “Lots of people with their union flags on Bull Ring getting ready for the torch!”

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