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RLWC ticket sales (merged, including selling tix for final)

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#2241 absentee thoughtlord

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:10 PM

 

The Cardiff experience in particular was terrible running out of beer in advance of the 2nd half of game one.

 

The reason for this, I'm sure, were the Australian contingent who we were sat next to. It was like a group pancreatitis experiment.



#2242 Banbury Wolf

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:36 PM

Oh-oh - "Over 65,000" now!!!

 

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#2243 Just Browny

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:41 PM

Oh-oh - "Over 65,000" now!!!

 

http://www.rlwc2013....england-support

 

Wowza! Maybe 70k is a possibility.


I can confirm 30+ less sales for Scotland vs Italy at Workington, after this afternoons test purchase for the Tonga match, £7.50 is extremely reasonable, however a £2.50 'delivery' fee for a walk in purchase is beyond taking the mickey, good luck with that, it's cheaper on the telly.


#2244 John Rhino

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:49 PM

Wowza! Maybe 70k is a possibility.


It is. Hope the RFL get the message out about the print at home. It's now never too late to buy.

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#2245 The Big Gun

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 05:57 PM

With a bit of a push in London over the next few days we should easily top 70k. There already seems to be reasonable awareness amongst sports fans (or Union fans anyway) down here, and that's with barely any marketing in the area.



#2246 ArmchairRhino

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Posted 20 November 2013 - 06:44 PM

Might well nudge 70000 if they're flogging 2000 a day. 

 

That'll let Shotgun tell us about a total attendance of 500,000.

 

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#2247 Futtocks

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:11 PM

Just need those 10,000 folks who refused to support an England team containing Rangi Chase to finally leg it down to the ticket office! ;) 


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#2248 Jean de Bordeaux

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:16 PM

I come ! and more than 100 RL fans come from France !

This RLWC is a super one !!!



#2249 sweaty craiq

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:17 PM

12000 tickets sold since Rangi dropped :onthequiet:



#2250 sweaty craiq

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:18 PM

I come ! and more than 100 RL fans come from France !

This RLWC is a super one !!!

 

Have a great weekend Monsieur



#2251 Dave T

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:20 PM

The ticketing site really isn't helping!

 

In the 6 sections highlighted as for sale you cannot get 2 tickets together.

 

I suspect casual sports fans would just forget about it and assume it is sold out.



#2252 ArmchairRhino

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:41 PM

The ticketing site really isn't helping!

In the 6 sections highlighted as for sale you cannot get 2 tickets together.

I suspect casual sports fans would just forget about it and assume it is sold out.


Dare I suggest that you mucking about with the site won't make things any easier for those hoping to make a purchase?
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#2253 faithfulbyname

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:41 PM

The ticketing site really isn't helping!

 

In the 6 sections highlighted as for sale you cannot get 2 tickets together.

 

I suspect casual sports fans would just forget about it and assume it is sold out.

Yeah its not great- I just found out I could get 2 together (using the best seats option) for sale in the areas that are sold out...not intuitive at all



#2254 Banbury Wolf

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:46 PM

I come ! and more than 100 RL fans come from France !

This RLWC is a super one !!!

 

Bravo Jean. Bienvenue a bord la montagne russe gigantesque qui est sur le point de se demarrer dans la colisee de Wembley ce weekend !

Ca sera un grand moment x 1000 !



#2255 Banbury Wolf

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:49 PM

Yeah its not great- I just found out I could get 2 together (using the best seats option) for sale in the areas that are sold out...not intuitive at all

 

Try the block just to the east of the last 'open' block in the upper tier - it's grey but clickable!



#2256 sweaty craiq

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 03:49 PM

At this point they should leave it at number of tickets and price band via best seats option, ie  want 2 @£60 but the only 2 together are at £30 say so as the only option for seats and stop the nutters filling the baskets



#2257 absentee thoughtlord

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 04:18 PM

I went to the Millennium opener but I can't make the Wembley one. As such, I was just hoping that whoever goes MAKES SOME NOISE. There will be tens of thousands of people there who are unfamiliar with the game, and it would be great if they got a great experience and good impression of RL.

 

I'll be shouting at the telly, if it helps.



#2258 Scubby

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 04:28 PM

At this point they should leave it at number of tickets and price band via best seats option, ie  want 2 @£60 but the only 2 together are at £30 say so as the only option for seats and stop the nutters filling the baskets

 

There are around 23k tickets still to sell and you are worried about Dave T sticking 6 in his basket? The ticket site is now being far too overcautious. There needs to be another 4-6 blocks open. It will put people off.



#2259 Banbury Wolf

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 04:31 PM

There are around 23k tickets still to sell and you are worried about Dave T sticking 6 in his basket? The ticket site is now being far too overcautious. There needs to be another 4-6 blocks open. It will put people off.

 

I agree, open up a few more now. Seeing how well we've already done, I'd rather see a patchy couple of blocks up in the gods and banners covering the 100% empty areas, than a nice neat cut off at each end when we could have got more people in!



#2260 Jean de Bordeaux

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Posted 21 November 2013 - 06:18 PM

 

Bravo Jean. Bienvenue a bord la montagne russe gigantesque qui est sur le point de se demarrer dans la colisee de Wembley ce weekend !

Ca sera un grand moment x 1000 !

 

 

Have a great weekend Monsieur

 

 

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