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#21 cookey

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:53 AM

So who has been buying tickets since the timings were announced.Looking very much like a full house for the Final and the Wembley games,would say 35/40,000 be a good achievement/target for Cardiff?

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:57 AM

So who has been buying tickets since the timings were announced.Looking very much like a full house for the Final and the Wembley games,would say 35/40,000 be a good achievement/target for Cardiff?

They keep mentioning a sellout for Cardiff which would be brilliant and quite a few sections are open now.
Ill be buying tickets for that soon although Im finding transport there a pain.

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:17 AM

4 hours between kickoffs would only leave 2 hours to get between grounds.

 

2 hours between kickoffs means that clubs could show the other match on the big screen before/after their own match, perhaps?


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#24 Gav Wilson

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:14 PM

I've have 4 tickets to 20 out of the 28 games in total.

 

I also have hotel rooms booked in Cardiff, Chester, Wigan, Wembley and Manchester.

 

Bring. It. On.


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Posted 29 April 2013 - 12:47 PM

Yay, daytime games!!

It's time to park the camels.

 

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#26 Dave T

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:40 PM

I've have 4 tickets to 20 out of the 28 games in total.

 

I also have hotel rooms booked in Cardiff, Chester, Wigan, Wembley and Manchester.

 

Bring. It. On.

Due to a schoolboy error by me (proposing and therefore having a wedding to pay for) I won't be able to attend half as many games as I wanted to, however I'm still planning Cardiff, Wembley and Old Trafford trips - can't wait!



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Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:42 PM

Due to a schoolboy error by me (proposing and therefore having a wedding to pay for) I won't be able to attend half as many games as I wanted to, however I'm still planning Cardiff, Wembley and Old Trafford trips - can't wait!

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 01:50 PM

So who has been buying tickets since the timings were announced.Looking very much like a full house for the Final and the Wembley games,would say 35/40,000 be a good achievement/target for Cardiff?

i'd be really disappointed if they only got that. The capacity is about 75000 so if the ground is only half full I think it wouldn't look great on tv.
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#29 Dave T

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:08 PM

World Cup Honeymoon?

:D  Unfortunately the wedding won;t have happened by then (but the saving will be in full flow!). Shame as she was really looking forward to following the World Cup, particularly Scotland. We'll have to see what happens I suppose!



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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:21 PM

i'd be really disappointed if they only got that. The capacity is about 75000 so if the ground is only half full I think it wouldn't look great on tv.

 

 

No, they just won't open the top tiers, so the crowds in camera shot will look pretty good.


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#31 Dave T

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:29 PM

No, they just won't open the top tiers, so the crowds in camera shot will look pretty good.

Top tiers already opened - certain sections



#32 brooza

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:35 PM

Top tiers already opened - certain sections

Hopefully the sections opposite the main cameras :D


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#33 South Wakefield Sharks

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 05:00 PM

World Cup Honeymoon?

We met a couple in 2008 who were following England in the World Cup for their honeymoon, but I suppose Townville, Sydney & Melbourne in October have a fraction more appeal than Hull & Huddersfield.

#34 RIGGY

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 06:54 PM

I ain't watching it on TV . Gotta be there 21 games booked and paid for now.  Roll on October :D



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Posted 29 April 2013 - 07:37 PM

We met a couple in 2008 who were following England in the World Cup for their honeymoon, but I suppose Townville, Sydney & Melbourne in October have a fraction more appeal than Hull & Huddersfield.

 

Oh I don't know, you can't beat Workington on a Tuesday night in November.



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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:12 PM

Oh I don't know, you can't beat Workington on a Tuesday night in November.

I remember going there for the 2000 World Cup. Lashed down with rain all the way there and back. Best bit was seeing the two teams doing the haka. One team did it, then the other responded,then the first team had another go. Wasn't sure there was going to be time to fit a game in as well!

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 08:17 PM

I ain't watching it on TV . Gotta be there 21 games booked and paid for now.  Roll on October :D

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 02:43 PM

Does anyone know whether it's possible to be able to watch both Games #18 and #19??

 

I know of the Milford to Rosslare ferry but then I'd have to either get the train Rosslare-Dublin-Limerick Junction-Limerick which takes around 8 hours, or try to go from Rosslare to Waterford (by bus I presume) then Waterford to Limerick which I think is around 3 hours.

 

I would very much like to see both matches.

 

Anyone planning to go Limerick?


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#39 JohnM

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 08:33 AM

why not Holyhead- Dublin?



#40 ShotgunGold

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Posted 01 May 2013 - 09:01 PM

Because I live in south wales :D

 

I've since had a little look and I think it's pretty much impossible to be honest... :(






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