Surrey

Olympic torch relay: Tickets for Guildford event snapped up

Tickets for a free event celebrating the end of the Olympic torch relay journey through Surrey have been snapped up in just four hours.

The tickets, including 12,000 prioritised for residents in Guildford, were made available on Friday morning.

The celebration event takes place at Stoke Park on 20 July and will include entertainment, family activities and a live performance from Rizzle Kicks.

Councillor Jen Powell said it would enable the Olympic spirit to be shared.

"It's fantastic news that... so many people are looking forward to joining us for this historic event," she said.

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