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Queen™s Baton Relay to Visit East and West Falklands

The Queen™s Baton 2010 Delhi relay arrives in the Falklands on 15 February, to be met by the Governor, Assembly Members and representatives from Mount Pleasant.  A relay will be held in Stanley, culminating in a community photo on Government House lawn.  While in the Falklands the baton will travel to a number of locations, including Goose Green, where a horse gear and shearing demonstration will be held, Port Howard and Fox Bay.  The baton will also travel to Volunteer Point, the Community School and Infant Junior School, as well as a number of clubs, where athletes will demonstrate their sports, such as the rifle and gun club, badminton, table tennis and the swimming club. 

For more information on the Commonwealth Games Baton Relay, visit www.thecgf.com/qbr.