Gravesend Olympic Torch Relay route changed

09:33 11 July 2012

Updated route of Gravesend Olympic torch

Updated route of Gravesend Olympic torch


The route of the Olympic torch relay through Gravesham has been altered amid fears that old bridges may not cope with the strain of the heavy convoy.

The original plan saw Wellington Street bridge used to travel over the railway line, but has now been redirected along Milton Road and into Edwin Street before reaching the Gurdwara.


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