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Olympic Torch Flame

24 July 2012

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Olympic Torch Flame

Staff at Croydon College yesterday cheered on Great Britain in the Olympic Torch Relay. Thousands of locals gathered in Croydon town centre as the long awaited Olympic Flame passed through from West Croydon, carried through North End, Katharine Street, Fell Road and, before re-joining the High Street. Here’s what Croydon College staff had to say;

 
“it was really good how the community came together to celebrate this great opportunity. ” Ayesha Lahai-Taylor
 
“The true spirit of the Olympics was shown in Croydon as young and old gathered to welcoming the flame.” Mary-Jane Hawkins
 
“Its nice to see how far the community has come since last years riots and it has an opportunity to showcase the worldwide event in Croydon.” Simone Byer
 

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