Coca-Cola makes major changes to Christmas Truck Tour – latest on dates and locations

Coca Cola has made changes to its famous Christmas Truck tour this year and has confirmed the event will run, but not as normal, reports the Daily Star.

Coronavirus fears have led the company to alter 2021 plans for its iconic festive truck as it makes its way around the UK.

An insider told the Daily Star that “things will be a little bit different” this year and said the dates will not be released until closer to the time.

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They said: “The team behind the amazing truck tour understand that everyone is really keen the truck comes to their town because people love it.

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“But it has been an unprecedented year and because of this things will be a little different.

“There won’t be a long list of dates announced at once.

“The locations are still being finalised and will be announced region by region when they are confirmed and people will still have enough time to plan their visit.”

The Daily Star revealed earlier this week that “holidays are coming” as the iconic truck returns to UK roads for the first time in two years.

This is after the tour was cancelled in 2020 by Covid restrictions.

However, despite current coronavirus measures not blocking Coca Cola’s tour the company said it didn’t want to ‘jump the gun’ and leave Brits disappointed.

The source continued: “This is so people are not left disappointed if there were to be further Government restrictions.

Dates and locations for the 2021 Coca Cola tour will be released region by region
Dates and locations for the 2021 Coca Cola tour will be released region by region

“The truck attracts a lot of interest and it’s important people feel safe and happy.

“Coca Cola wants to be able to give everyone that Christmas magic.

“This Christmas is more important than any other year and they don’t want people to feel let down, so we need to make sure everything is right.”

The locations for the Coca Cola truck tour are eagerly anticipated every year by fans hoping to see the festive trailer for themselves.

The truck stopped in Margate in 2015.

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Article Source: Kent Live