Plan your trip to the South Lakeland Olympic Torch
15 June 2012
There is less than a week to go until the
Olympic Torch relay visits South Lakeland.
With thousands expected to converge on the
area and see the Torch Relay as well as attend the community events
and evening celebrations at the Glebe in Bowness, South Lakeland
District Council is urging all visitors to plan their trip.
There are plenty of travel options
available from coaches, buses and park and rides that will help
people get to and from the events as conveniently as possible.
With car parking at a premium, those
intending to visit are urged to look at alternatives with full
travel and transport details available on South Lakeland's
SLDC Leader, Cllr Peter Thornton,
said: "The Olympic Torch visit is a monumental event that
has engaged our communities and will see a fantastic celebration on
"I am sure South Lakeland residents will
want to attend these events and SLDC wants to ensure their visit is
as convenient and easy as possible. So we are urging everyone who
is planning to visit to look at the details on our website or by
calling us so they can plan their trip."
Full details of the Torch's route and
events as well as park and rides, bus and coach details are
available on our website or by calling:
0845 050 4434.