London 2012: Singer Paloma Faith carries Olympic Torch

12:07 21 July 2012

As seen on the big screen in Centrall Park, singer Paloma Faith with Mayor Sir Robin Wales  Picture by Melissa York

As seen on the big screen in Centrall Park, singer Paloma Faith with Mayor Sir Robin Wales Picture by Melissa York

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In cut down official Torchbearer top, singer/actress Paloma Faith surprised onlookers by taking over Torchbearer duties at the Newham Mayor’s Show.

It was the platinum album star’s birthday and the crowds sang Happy Birthday as she held the torch aloft on stage where she is expected to perform later.

Paloma with torch ran through the park and out into High Street South, later passing the flame onto another runner.

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