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Tickets for Wandsworth Olympic torch celebration available next week
Tickets for the historic Olympic torch relay celebration can be picked up from Wandsworth libraries during a one-hour slot on Monday.
The torch will travel through the streets of the borough on the afternoon of Monday, July 23, before it arrives in Tooting Common for an evening party.
Revellers have the chance to see the Olympic flame as well as enjoy live entertainment from the likes of chart-topping duo Rizzle Kicks and Britain's Got Talent starts Twist & Pulse.
Wandsworth Performer of the Year 2011 winners Wanted Down Under will also be giving a performance, as well as Graveney School Choir.
Food, a bar and other attractions are being provided by sponsors Samsung, Lloyds TSB and Coca-Cola.
The event is only open to people living in the borough, with the free tickets available to pick up from Tooting, Balham, Wandsworth Town, Putney and Balham.
Tickets can be picked up on July 16 during a one hour slot from 7.30pm-8.30pm, with a maximum of four tickets per household.
Applicants must be 16 or over and proof of living in the borough is needed, such as a library card, council tax bill or utility bill.
Tickets are the property of Wandsworth Council and cannot be sold on.
Visit wandsworth.gov.uk/olympics or call 020 8871 7116 for more information.
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