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The Olympic Torch comes to Croydon
23/07/2012 09:25:00


After weaving its way around the country, the Olympic Torch is on the verge of travelling through our town.

Today the flame will enter the borough in Upper Norwood, thread its way toward North End stopping briefly at the Town Hall before heading to St Andrews School and out towards Sutton.

View Olympic torch route through Croydon in a larger map

Approximate timings are as follows:

11.20am - Church Road, Upper Norwood

11.40am - South Norwood Hill

12.10pm - London Road (Earlswood Avenue junction)

12.20pm - North End, Croydon

12.30pm - Town Hall, Croydon

12.40pm - Lunch at St Andrews School, Warrington Road, Croydon

13.40pm - Lunch stop end

13.55pm - Leave borough

In total twenty four deserving runners will carry the torch as the relay comes through Croydon.

During the day a whole host of activities will be taking place in the town centre as part of 'Croydon's Big Get Together'.

For more information about the route, how you can line up to watch it pass and how to stay safe during the day please visit Croydon Council’s website.

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