Dorset's Olympic rings given pride of place at the popular viewpoint above Chesil Beach on Portland. One of the most top rated coastal views in Britain has been enhanced with the placing of a set of carved Portland Stone Olympic rings at the popular viewpoint above Chesil Beach in Dorset. The Olympic organisers have given the Borough of Weymouth and Portland special permission to have on permanent display the stone olympic rings to mark the fact that the town was a 2012 venue for the London Games. Displaying the Olympic rings symbols is very strictly controlled and the organisers gave their b

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Dorset's Olympic rings given pride of place at the popular viewpoint above Chesil Beach on Portland. One of the most top rated coastal views in Britain has been enhanced with the placing of a set of carved Portland Stone Olympic rings at the popular viewpoint above Chesil Beach in Dorset. The Olympic organisers have given the Borough of Weymouth and Portland special permission to have on permanent display the stone olympic rings to mark the fact that the town was a 2012 venue for the London Games. Displaying the Olympic rings symbols is very strictly controlled and the organisers gave their blessing for the 10 foot high carved stone rings to stand in this prominent position. 20th September, 2012 PICTURE BY: DORSET MEDIA SERVICE