Holidays are coming! Coca-Cola truck heading to Sunderland and Newcastle this Christmas

The appearance of the Coca-Cola truck advert has become a modern-day Christmas tradition.

Friday, 4th November 2016, 1:51 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 4:02 pm
The Coca-Cola truck.

And this year people will be able to see the truck in person as it will be stopping off in Sunderland.

The vehicle will be in the city on Thursday, November 24, after appearing in Newcastle the day before.

It will be at the Asda supermarket in Leechmere Road from 1pm to 9pm.

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It will stop at Tescim in Brunton Lane, Newcastle from 1pm to 9pm.

The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck Tour starts on November 17 and will visit 44 locations across the UK before coming to a stop on December 23.

Those who see the truck will be able to get their photo taken with the and try free samples.

A Coca-Cola spokesman said: "On your visit you'll have the chance to wander through an enchanted winter wonderland, before having your photo taken with the iconic truck.

"Once the sun has set, you'll be invited to enjoy an incredible after-dark surprise as we screen a short Christmas animation onto the truck, powered by your goodwill and festive cheer."

The full dates and locations

Bishops Square, London - 17th Nov

Glasgow - 18th Nov

Ayr - 19th Nov

Dundee - 20th Nov

Carlisle - 22nd Nov

Yeovil - 22nd Nov

Exeter - 23rd Nov

Newcastle upon Tyne - 23rd Nov

Cardiff - 24th Nov

Sunderland - 24th Nov

Bristol - 25th Nov

Leeds - 25th Nov

Scarborough - 26th Nov

Swindon - 26th Nov

Bradford - 27th Nov

Milton Keynes - 27th Nov

Bournemouth - 29th Nov

Wrexham - 29th Nov

Southampton - 30th Nov

Watford - 1st Dec

Manchester - 1st Dec

Intu Trafford Centre, Manchester - 2nd Dec

Lancaster - 3rd Dec

Liverpool - 4th Dec

The O2 Greenwich, London - 3rd Dec

The O2 Greenwich, London - 4th Dec

Baldock - 6th Dec

St Helens - 6th Dec

Harlow - 7th Dec

Doncaster - 8th Dec

Ipswich - 8th Dec

Cleethorpes - 9th Dec

Norwich - 9th Dec

Lincoln - 10th Dec

Northampton - 11th Dec

Leicester - 13th Dec

Peterborough - 13th Dec

Leyton Mills, London - 14th Dec

Telford - 14th Dec

Southend - on - Sea - 15th Dec

Birmingham - 17th Dec

Eastbourne - 17th Dec

Coca-Cola London Eye, London - 18th Dec

Leicester Square, London - 20th Dec