Tynemouth welcomes Olympic flame – Slideshow

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THE Olympic torch relay was witnessed by thousands of people who lined the streets of Tynemouth on Friday to cheer the runners.

News Guardian photographer Peter McCartney were there to capture the moment.

Olympic Torch Bearer Lynne McCaffrey is cheered on by thousands of spectators lining the route to Tynemouth. Photo by Chris Barry

Olympic Torch Bearer Lynne McCaffrey is cheered on by thousands of spectators lining the route to Tynemouth. Photo by Chris Barry

Click on the slideshow to see the pictures.