Olympic Torch Relay week nine

On day 59 Brighton and Hove will host an evening celebration for the Olympic Torch Relay.

Week nine of the Olympic torch relay will see bearers carry the Flame along the South coast of England.

Week nine will see the Olympic torch visit some of the largest towns and tourist areas in the UK, including:

  • Yarmouth
  • Southampton
  • Gurnsey
  • Jersey
  • Portsmouth
  • Eastbourne
  • Brighton & Hove
  • Tunbridge Wells
  • Hastings
  • Folkstone
  • Dover
  • Cantebury
  • Sevenoaks
  • Guildford

The torch will finish the week in Guildford, Surrey. 

8000 torch bearers will carry the Olympic Flame through communities across the country as it makes its way to the opening ceremony of the Games. A different city each night will host an Olympic Torch Relay celebration to mark the flame reaching their town or city.

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Forecast

Check the forecast for the locations visited by the torch relay each day.

Each evening the torch relay will stop in a host city which will organise a night of celebration as the torch passes through the local community. Evening celebrations in week nine will take place in the following locations: 

  • Mayflower Park - Southampton
  • Southsea Common - Portsmouth
  • Brighton Seafront 
  • The Stade - Hastings
  • Marine Parade - Dover
  • Maidstone
  • Stoke Park - Guildford

Check the five day weather forecast to see what the weather will be like when the torch relay passes through your town or city. 

Torch Relay Route - week nine Torch Relay Route - week nine

You can check the weather forecast for other events through the Events Calendar.

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