Tag: United Kingdom

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

UK Foundation feather ‘The Nest’

Norwich The Nest community hub completed

Construction at the Community Sports Foundation’s hub – The Nest – has been completed, with the facility all set to open its doors once lockdown restrictions are eased in the United Kingdom. Located in Horsford near Norwich International Airport in England (UK), The Nest is the... » Read more

Premier League clubs’ digs as vaccine sites

Anfield and Camp Nou will become vaccination centers

Anfield has become the latest Premier League stadium to be employed as a vaccination center as the United Kingdom fights a bitter battle against the new variant of COVID-19. premierleague.com sources stated that from February 6th, Liverpool’s stadium joined the network of vaccination centers in... » Read more

England park ambitious plans on child health

Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park development

Even as the pandemic brings to the fore concerns on health and the United Kingdom continues to be bludgeoned by the new COVID-19 variant, England’s (UK) unique Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park will live up to its reputation as a major health research and innovation hub by setting up a national... » Read more

‘The Spireites’ chant cashless mantra

Chesterfield FC going cashless

With the United Kingdom (UK) surpassing 100,000 COVID deaths in a grim new milestone, and the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, declaring that lockdown will remain in the country till July 17th, 2021, fans returning to stadia seem a remote possibility in the near future in UK. However, the... » Read more

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