27 February, 2012
St George's 6th form student, Heather, was chosen from tens of thousands of applicants to take part in the high profile Olympic torch relay, which will be seen on television all around the world this summer. She was nominated by her grandmother, who wanted her to be recognised for her volunteering abroad and work raising awareness of schizophrenia.
Heather, who was the youngest ever volunteer to work on an orphanage project last summer in Jamaica, will hold the torch on June 13, somewhere between St Andrews and Edinburgh, as the torch makes its way down the east of Scotland.
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