2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony: Fireworks lit up the night sky as the Stadium anxiously awaited the arrival of the Olympic Flame
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David Beckham passes under Tower Bridge driving a speedboat named which carries the Olympic Torch carried by torchbearer Jade Bailey.
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Rings of fire
Fireworks go off over the Olympic Stadium during the opening ceremony.
Pyrotechnics light up the Olympic rings, creating halos of light over the opening ceremony.
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The Olympic rings are assembled above the stadium in a scene depicting the Industrial Revolution during the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Summer Games at the Olympic Stadium in London, Friday, July Photo: Ezra Shaw, Pool / AP