Queen's Baton Relay

Queen's Baton Relay - images of its journey from around the world


On Monday 16 June 2014 The Queen's Baton Relay came through Midlothian on its journey towards the opening of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games.

** The baton set off from the Midlothian Snowsports Centre at Hillend at 08.30 and then continued through Midlothian visiting:

  • Loanhead
  • Roslin
  • Penicuik
  • Rosewell
  • Bonnyrigg
  • Newtongrange
  • Gorebridge
  • Mayfield/Easthouses
  • Newbattle
  • Dalkeith
  • Dalkeith Country Park

Farewell celebration at Dalkeith Country Park

The final farewell celebration in Dalkeith Country Park featured a host of activities from a live Samba band and live dance trail to a Commonwealth Ceilidh and a mass choir.


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Queen's Baton Relay