Category Archive: olympics2012

Aug 22 2012

Paralympic Torch Relay in Harrow

Harrow will get a second round of inspirational torchbearers pass through the borough as the Paralympic Torch Relay hits its streets this month. The relay will take place in Harrow on August 29th at 3.30am. It will begin on The Common in Stanmore, and will travel to the Aspire Centre, renowned for its support to …

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Jul 20 2012

Olympic Torch in Harrow – Your guide

The Olympic Torch will travel through Harrow on Wednesday 25th July 2012 from 9.15am to 10.20am On the morning of the Olympic Torch Relay, prior to commencement at 09.15, Pinner View will be closed to traffic from the junction of Woodberry Avenue through to its end at Headstone Manor. Station Road between Sheepcote Road and College Road will …

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Jul 12 2012

Torch Relay in Harrow – Full details

Wednesday 25th July 2012 marks a moment in the history of Harrow as the Olympic Torch Relay passes through the borough on its way to the London 2012 Games arriving two days later for the opening ceremony.The Olympic flame starts its journey at the historic Headstone Manor before traveling through Wealdstone, Harrow Town Centre and …

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Jun 29 2012

Olympic Torch Relay Family Fun Day – July 25, 2012

Harrow Council is proud to be a host borough for the Olympics and we have made lots of plans to ensure that the Torch Relay day is a great success. The Torch Relay starts in Harrow on Wednesday 25 July at 9.15am at Headstone Manor. There will be a variety of activities to celebrate and …

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May 04 2012

Celebrate London 2012 with your own Community Games

Community groups who fancy re-enacting the Olympics on their village greens can apply for funding to hold their own sports based Community Game Created by the West London Partnership, the Community Games will offer families, colleagues, faith groups, school organisations, local charities or neighbours the chance to come together as a community to hold a …

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May 04 2012

RAF Northolt Commences Typhoon Jet Test Flights

Neighbours of RAF Northolt – that includes large swathes of Harrow, Northolt, Ealing, Uxbridge, Hillingdon, etc – are set for a noisy few days, as Typhoon Eurofighter jets begin a series of test flights from the airfield. The jets, which have been brought in to strengthen the capital’s response to terror during the Olympics, have …

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