Edinburgh Events

2014

 

Commonwealth Games

The Queen's Baton

passes through Edinburgh
on June 14, 2014

Approaching the end of it's 288-day journey through all 70 Commonwealth nations and territories, in the run-up to the Commonwealth Games that open in Glasgow this evening, the Queen's Baton finally reached Scotland in June 2014.

The baton passed across the border from England to Scotland on the morning of June 14, 2014.  Later that morning, it reached Edinburgh.

Here are 4 photos taken as the baton passed through Edinburgh:

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The Queen's Baton arriving on a tram that took it from Murrayfield to West Princes Street Tram Stop

The Queen's Baton at West Princes Street tram stop in Shandwick Place

  Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                  Photo taken:  June 14, 2014

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2.

The Queen's Baton at The Hub on its way to Edinburgh Castle

The Queen's Baton at West Princes Street tram stop in Shandwick Place

  Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk     Photo taken:  June 14, 2014

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The Press photograph The Queen's Baton in the Royal MIle

The Press photograph The Queen's Baton as it passes down The Royal Mile on its way to The Scottish Parliament

  Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk     Photo taken:  June 14, 2014

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4.

The Queen's Baton emerges from The Scottish Parliament in front of a choir singing Gaelic songs

The Queen's Baton emerges from The Scottish Parliament in front of a choir singing in Gaelic

  Peter Stubbs  -   please contact peter.stubbs@edinphoto.org.uk                                                                 Photo taken:  June 14, 2014

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Peter Stubbs, Edinburgh:  July 23, 2014

 

 

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