Olympic Torch Solihull visit unveiled

By Chris Willmott 19/03 Updated: 11/04 16:56

THE OLYMPIC Torch will pass through Solihull on Sunday, July 1 as part of the Torch Relay.

The flame comes to Solihull on day 44 of its journey to the Olympic Stadium in London and residents will be able to line the streets and give it a big Solihull welcome.

The Flame will enter the borough at 7.32am at Solihull Lane, before travelling down Streetsbrook Road towards Solihull town centre.

It will then join Solihull High Street 8.06am.

After leaving the High Street, the Flame will travel on Church Hill Road and Prince’s Way and then onto Blossomfield Road, passing Tudor Grange Leisure Centre at 8.20am, before continuing along Blossomfield Road and onto Marshall Lake Road.

At 9.16am the Flame will then pass through Earlswood on Shutt Lane, before leaving the borough at 9.30am.

After leaving Solihull the Flame continues through Redditch, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwick, Leamington Spa, Kenilworth and finally Coventry.

Popular Stories »

More news »

Hoax call led to three-hour seige in Chelmsley Wood

A MAN has been arrested after hoax call

Family fun day

ANIMAL lovers will be able to get up

Tributes paid as father and son die in crash

EMOTIONAL tributes have been paid to a father

Man charged over M6 crash that killed four-year-old

A 63-YEAR-OLD man from Sunderland has been charged

Local News »

Regional news »


Coventry Observer
Man from Coventry dies at Global Gathering festival

A MAN who died after falling ill at the Global ...

Redditch Standard
Stories of Great War fallen heroes told in exhibition

THE STORIES behind some of those who gave their lives ...

Leamington Observer
No go for UCG Warwickshire plans

CONTROVERSIAL plans to extract energy from under Warwickshire's countryside appear ...

Stratford Observer
Extra police for Bulldog Bash

POLICE will be out in force when the Bulldog Bash ...

Other Interests »

Business Directory »

See your advert here »