Olympics and Paralympics London 2012
The Paralympic Flame is coming to Dacorum!
Tuesday 28 August, the
Paralympic Flame will be travelling through Tring,
Berkhamsted and Bourne End.
Celebrate with us by lining the route
and lighting a lantern.
will travel from Donkey Lane (23:11) to Brook Street (23:27) along
Aylesbury Road, Western Road and High Street
Torch will travel from The Meads (23:42) to Hall Park Hill (00:16)
along High Street and London Road
Torch will travel from Bourne End Lane (00:21) to Pouchen End
Lane/Winkwell (00:26) on London Road
Poster (455 KB)
Torch Relay events in Tring (195 KB)
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Make a lantern
Together with Berkhamsted Town Council
and Tring Town Council, we will be holding lantern making events in
Join us on:
- Wednesday 22 August from 10am - 4pm,
High Street (near Tesco), Berkhamsted
- Friday 24 August from 10am - 4pm,
Brook Street (at the Market outside the local history museum),
Your guide to making a lantern (1,339
If you have any queries about the
relay, please contact Gill Barber, 2012 Officer on firstname.lastname@example.org
or 01442 228408.
Olympics in Dacorum
On Sunday 8 July 2012, the
Olympic Torch Relay passed through Hemel Hempstead. For more
information and to see photographs of the day, please see our
Olympic Torch Relay page.
The London 2012 Olympic and
Paralympic Games are an excellent opportunity to embrace the
Olympic spirit and get involved.
In Dacorum we are using
existing networks across Hertfordshire to ensure we make the most
of the opportunities that arise from the Games. We are
co-ordinating our efforts across the county to get the best for the
area in sports, culture, tourism, business and the local
One such network is Hertfordshire is Ready for Winners.
Dacorum Festival of Culture and Sport 2012
The Dacorum Cultural Forum is working on a Festival of
Culture and Sport which will host a range of events to
coincide with the Olympics.
Dacorum Festival of
Culture 2012 (234 KB)