The Coca-Cola Christmas truck is already in London. You know ‘ holidays are coming ‘ when our TV screens are lit by the glittering Coca-Cola Christmas truck.
It makes us all feel festive inside, and this ad marks the start of the Christmas season for many of us.
And now the famous truck is travelling around the country to spread some festive magic.
The dates and locations for the 2019 Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour were revealed, and the list includes various London locations.
Its trip around Britain kicked off on Friday, November 15 and will visit 19 cities including Edinburgh, Leeds and Portsmouth before finishing in Greenwich, South London.
This year, for the first time, Coca-Cola has also partnered with Crisis – the national charity for homelessness.
As part of the partnership, Coca-Cola has pledged to give 10p for each can recycled by visitors at the truck tour.
Coca-Cola’s iconic trucks were first created in 1995 by the W.B. Doner Agency, and they were known as ‘Christmas Caravans’.
There will likely be queues at each Coca-Cola Christmas truck stop so make sure you get there early, so you don’t miss out
The Coca-Cola Christmas truck tour will stop at the places below in London and areas just outside the city but within easy reach. Queues will be open from 12 pm till 7 pm:
Tuesday, December 3: Leyton Mills Asda, Marshall Road, Leyton, East London
Wednesday, December 4: Watford Asda, Odhams Trading Estate, St Albans Road, Watford
Tuesday, December 10: Sainsbury’s Beckton, 1 Claps Gate Lane, East London
Wednesday, December 11: Sainsbury’s Basildon, Cricketers Retail Park, Cricketers Way, Basildon, Essex
Friday, December 13 and Saturday, December 14: Intu Lakeside shopping centre, Essex
Sunday, December 15: O2 Arena, Greenwich
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