Olympic Torch relay dates in West Midlands
West Midlands route highlights
In the West Midlands the Olympic Torch relay is set to visit every county, giving communities from Hereford to Stoke-on-Trent to Rugby the opportunity to welcome the Olympic Flame and show the world the best our region has to offer.
The Olympic Flame will be carried through rural villages such as Ledbury, iconic towns such as Much Wenlock and Stratford-upon-Avon and across major urban areas such as the Black Country visiting towns such as Smethwick.
The Flame will be also be carried past iconic sights such as Ironbridge Gorge World Heritage Site in Telford and the National Memorial Arboretum, Staffordshire, as well as travelling on a Canal Boat and a Tram at the Black Country Living Museum in Dudley.
Evening celebrations take place at the end of almost every day of the Relay including those in Worcester, Stoke, Birmingham and Coventry.
Full route through the West Midlands and dates
See here [99 kBPDF] for the full route and dates when the Torch will be coming through the West Midlands.