Olympic Torch Relay in Oxford 9 July 2012
Date: Monday-Tuesday 9th-10th July 2012
Time: 1715 to 1930
Location: Cowley Road to The Plain, and then South Park
The Olympic Torch Relay will be a 70-day celebration, starting in the UK on 19 May 2012 and involving 800 torch bearers, travelling thousands of miles and bringing the London 2012 Games to hundreds of communities across the UK. In 2012, the Relay is scheduled to visit Oxford on 9 July 2012. 95% of the UK population will be within a one-hour journey of the Flame and 8,000 people will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to carry the Flame, and with it a message of peace, hope, respect and friendship.
Information about the torch route, torch bearers, and the evening celebration in South Park can be found on this website but please note that the tickets for the evening celebrations have now sold out.