Olympic torch in Yorkshire, via Twitter

A quick snapshot of last week’s torch relay through Yorkshire, via tweets on Twitter.

The day before it arrived in York, I’d been moved to tears by the live coverage from Pickering town centre.

Next day, went to see its arrival in York. Not quite as impressed.

But the view was better from Clifford’s Tower:

Twitter poets reported on the torch’s progress through the streets, and to the Knavesmire:

The following day, Alan Mak, born and brought up on Gillygate in York, carried the torch in Bedale:

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