Tag: Coventry

Losing ‘sting’ Wasps RFC gets a lifeline!

Wasps Rugby takeover new development

The Wasps Rugby Football Club (UK) have been handed a lifeline after an offer was accepted for the men’s rugby and academy sides. ‘CoventryLive’ stated that Members of the Wasps Legends group have had a deal approved by the joint administrators of Wasps Holdings Limited, subject to contract.... » Read more

CBS Arena stadium business in dire straits

Coventry Building Society Arena

Bondholders owed £35m by the Wasps Rugby Football Club (UK) have been asked for more money as the threat of liquidation looms over the Coventry Building Society Arena stadium business. ‘BBC Sport’ stated that a letter from bondholder trustee, US Bank Trustees Limited, to bondholders said the... » Read more

NEC Group set sights on Coventry Arena

NEC Group wants to buy Coventry Building Society Arena

A familiar name to Midlanders (a native or inhabitant of the Midlands of England) has reportedly lodged a bid to buy the Coventry Building Society Arena in Coventry, England, UK. ‘Coventry Live’ stated that the stadium, which is home to both the Gallagher Premiership rugby side Wasps RFC and... » Read more

UK Govt’s financial teeth to Ricoh Arena

Ricoh Arena expansion August 2020

The Ricoh Arena – a stadium in Coventry, England – has revealed further details of its plans to add to and enhance its conferencing and exhibition facilities ahead of the Commonwealth Games after receiving multi-million-pound Government funding. This is due to be the third time England will... » Read more