Olympic Torch - Day 44, Birmingham to Coventry

DAY 44 – SUNDAY JULY 1st:

The torch starts day 44 at Victoria Square in Birmingham is carried through the city, past the Bull Ring, Digbeth, Bordesley, Sparkbrook, Sparkhill, Hall Green and Solihull.

There are then legs in Earlswood, Redditch, Astwood Bank, Alcester, Evesham, Wickhamford, Broadway, Chipping Campden, Newbold on Stour, Alderminster, and Stratford-upon-Avon, past Shakespeare's birthplace.

There are then relays through Warwick via Warwick Castle, Leamington Spa, Kenilworth via Kenilworth Castle, finishing with an evening celebration at Coventry's War Memorial Park.

BIRMINGHAM (VICTORIA SQUARE)

DIGBETH

BORDESLEY

SPARKBROOK

SPARKHILL

HALL GREEN

SOLIHULL

EARLSWOOD

REDDITCH

ASTWOOD BANK

ALCESTER

EVESHAM

WICKHAMFORD

BROADWAY

CHIPPING CAMPDEN

NEWBOLD ON STOUR

ALDERMINSTER

STRATFORD-UPON-AVON

WARWICK

WARWICK CASTLE

LEAMINGTON SPA

KENILWORTH

KENILWORTH CASTLE

COVENTRY (WAR MEMORIAL PARK)

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The Olympic Torch

The Olympic Torch is touring the UK on a 70 day relay. It is being carried through villages, towns and cities across the Midlands travelling by boat, train, tram, and cable car, and even across ice.