Stanstead Abbotts lady runs with Olympic flame in Hertford.
Saturday July 7th 2012
Olympic Torch Reaches Stanstead Abbotts!
Julie Smart from Stanstead Abbotts carried the Olympic Torch through Hertford as part of the Torch Relay where 8000 runners each took part in this massive 8000 mile relay throughout the UK.
Later she came to the Village Club in Stanstead Abbotts where I was able to speak
to her and took some photographs. Note – I was wearing the Olympic tee-
Julie told me that she had nominated herself to take part and below is her nomination story.
“I would like to take singing into schools to encourage children and to build their
confidence, I was bullied as a child as my parents were divorced and I didn't look
the same -
“Passion; Music. I sing semi professionally -
Article and photos: Janet Dance
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Janet and Julie