Queen's Baton Relay

Birmingham 2022 will stage the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay. The Queen’s Baton will visit all 72 nations in the Commonwealth.

The Relay will begin on 7 October 2021 when Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will place her message to the Commonwealth inside the Baton.

The Baton will then travel for 294 days, connecting communities in every corner of the Commonwealth, celebrating cultures and sharing stories. 

More information on the Batons Solihull times and locations will be announced closer to the time.

To find out more about the Relay and it’s upcoming schedule, visit Birmingham 2022.