Coca-Cola’s Christmas truck is returning to Bradford as part of its festive tour around the UK.

The iconic truck, decorated with fairy lights and giving out free cans of the fizzy drink, has toured the UK for over a decade.

The 14-tonne lorry truck has been a fan favourite ever since its first appearance on Coca-Cola’s 1995 advert.

Here’s everything you need to know – from when it will be arriving to where it will park up in Bradford.  

When is Coca-Cola’s Christmas truck coming to Bradford?

Coca-Cola’s Truck Tour will arrive in Bradford on December 3 at 11.30am.

Where will Coca-Cola’s Christmas truck go in Bradford?

The Coca-Cola truck is coming to Morrison’s in Idle as part of the drink brand’s 2022’s tour.

The full address is 275 Bradford Road, Idle, BD10 8EG.

What’s happening this year?

As part of ‘The Magic of Giving’ Christmas campaign, Coca-Cola’s Truck Tour will create a ‘winter market’ setting with festive food huts and an ‘elfie selfie’ picture

This year’s Coca-Cola tour will support food waste charity FareShare and donate the equivalent of a meal on behalf of every person who stops by the tour.  

There will also be QR codes that take mobile phone users to a host of interactive games,

Laura Moon, senior brand manager at The Coca-Cola Company for Great Britain, said: “Coca-Cola has always been synonymous with Christmas, particularly the iconic Truck Tour and Holidays Are Coming advert.

“This year, the magic of Christmas is needed more than ever, and we are excited to bring back our famous truck tour to fans nationwide.

“We’re also extremely pleased to continue our relationship with FareShare and for every person that visits the Truck Tour, we’ll donate the equivalent of a meal on their behalf, supporting those most in need this festive season."

Organisers halted its annual tour in 2020 at the height of the pandemic. 

In a tweet, the company said: “Due to current restrictions around the country, our Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour won’t go ahead this year.

“We know it’s disappointing, but we’ll continue to share special Christmas moments throughout the festive season.

“We look forward to seeing you next year!”

The magical truck surprised fans when it stopped by for a quick visit in 2021. 

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