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In pictures: baton relay day 18 - Shetland Islands

The Queen's Commonwealth Games baton is making its way through Shetland Islands today.

Ceileidh Mercer holds the baton in Sumburgh. Picture by Chris Radburn.
Ceileidh Mercer holds the baton in Sumburgh. Picture by Chris Radburn.

Kicking off in Sumburgh, the baton then travelled to Sandwick and Lerwick. It will also visit Scalloway and Brae.

Darren Hall takes hold of the baton and starts the relay off in Sumburgh. Picture by Chris Radburn.

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Lynsey Henderson shows off the baton to locals in Sumburgh. Picture by Chris Radburn.

Lynsey Henderson is pictured with the baton again. Picture by Chris Radburn.

Helen Thomson shows off the island's treasured pony as she takes the baton through Sandwick. Picture by Chris Radburn.

Jemima Laurenson takes to the road as she shows off the baton through Sandwick. Picture by Chris Radburn.

Lerwick embraced its viking roots when Petur Petursson arrived with the baton. Picture by Chris Radburn.

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