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Canary Wharf was awash with colour and full of cheers as Paralymic torchbearers made their way around the estate on Wednesday evening.

Although the relay faced a delay of nearly two hours, crowds of supporters and well-wishers lined the North and South Colonnades support for the individuals, grouped in teams of five, who were chosen to carry the aluminium torch.

TorchbearerWEBBY.jpgThe Paralympic torch has made landfall at the south of the Isle of Dogs, pictured, and will now make its way to Canary Wharf.

The torch is running around 90 minutes behind schedule so there's plenty of time to get in position ahead of its arrival. Click here to see its progress live.