THE ROUTE OF the Olympic torch will pass through the heart of Thurrock on its way to the Olympic stadium next year.
The London 2012 Olympic torch relay begins on 19 May 2012 at Land’s End and ends 70 days later on 27 July at the opening ceremony in the Olympic Stadium.
It will pass through Grays on July 6th (Day 49) on a circuitous route that takes on Ipswich, Southend and Chelmsford.
The full details of the route which takes in over 1,000 places and close to 95% of the country’s population.
Further details and filmed interviews from the route to come.