Tag: United Kingdom

Australia, Kiwis pull out of rugby showcase

Rugby League World Cup without 2 major teams

The Australian Rugby League Commission (ARL) and the New Zealand Rugby League (NZRL) have officially withdrawn from the World Cup in October to be held in the United Kingdom, citing player welfare and safety concerns as the UK witnesses surge in Delta variant of the COVID-19 virus. The... » Read more

Sleek Swansea Arena to shine in splendor

Swansea Arena update July 2021

The £135m Swansea Arena in the United Kingdom is all set to open its doors in 2021 and will bathe in opulence. The ‘Swansea Arena’ stated that the landmark 3,500-person indoor arena will soon be attracting some of the world’s top music acts and theater productions to the City of Swansea in... » Read more

‘Stadia safety top priority for UK fans’

Honeywell research on fan return UK

The leading building controls company – Honeywell – recently released the results of its study of sports fan attitudes about returning to stadium-based sporting events in the United Kingdom as the European country emerges out of a deadly strain of coronavirus which has taken a huge toll... » Read more

Silverstone Circuit set to get pulses racing

Silverstone Racecourse installs new track shops

With the coronavirus situation making a marked improvement in the United Kingdom, preparations are going on in full swing at the British home of motorsport – Silverstone Circuit – to greet fans back for the array of events from now through the summer. ‘Rapid Retail’ stated that the... » Read more

Wimbledon set to be back with panache

Wimbledon planning with 25% capacity for 2021

The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) recently outlined its aspiration to kick off the British summer of sport in style with the return of The Championships in 2021. The ‘Wimbledon AELTC’ quoted Chairman Ian Hewitt as stating, “I would like to say how excited we are that Wimbledon will be... » Read more

UK sports bodies ‘game’ for vaccine passports

All major UK sports bodies back up covid-passport for fans

Key sports bodies of the United Kingdom have come out in support of the use of vaccine passports and COVID-19 testing as a “credible” way of facilitating the return of fans to the stadia folds this summer. Present Government plans mean those looking to attend sport, theaters, nightclubs or... » Read more

London Stadium al fresco space set to awe

London Stadium with new event deck

Coinciding with the summer 2021 event schedule, a new and one of a kind astonishing amount of open-air event space, the first of its kind in the United Kingdom, has arrived at London Stadium. The North Scoreboard Deck provides a versatile area inside the main bowl for up to 1,000 attendees and the... » Read more

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