Guildford Olympics - the torch route final confirmation
15th June 2012
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The London 2012 Olympic Torch Relay comesto Shere village and central Guildford on Friday 20 July and ends with a free ticketed celebration event at Stoke Park.
This historic occasion gives local residents and visitors the opportunity to share the Olympic spirit, enjoy exciting entertainment and welcome the Olympic Flame to Surrey.


The Olympic Torch Relay Convoy comes to Shere at approximately 4.55pm on Friday 20 July, and will be carried by Torchbearers along Gomshall Lane and Upper Street.

The Olympic Flame will then be driven to Godalming for its next stage.


The Olympic Torch Relay Convoy is scheduled to hit Guildford, by the entrance to the roundabout by the Cathedral, at 6.15pm on Friday 20 July.

Torchbearers will then parade the Olympic Flame along:

  • The Chase
  • Madrid Road
  • Guildford Park Road
  • Farnham Road
  • Bridge Street
  • Millbrook
  • Guildford High St and
  • London Road.

The Olympic Torch Relay finishes at Stoke Park with a family-focused celebration to welcome the Olympic Flame.

Find out more about details of entry and the latest information for the 
free ticketed celebration event in Stoke Park.


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