• Short Summary

    SUPPORT FOR THE COUNTRIES TAKING PART IN THE WORLD CUP IN ENGLAND NEXT YEAR HAS BROUGHT A FLOOD OF TICKET APPLICATIONS TO THE BOX OFFICE IN LONDON.

  • Description

    1.
    LV WHITE CITY STADIUM.
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    2.
    SCU OFFICE STAFF WORKING (2 SHOTS).
    0.13

    3.
    CU CORRESPONDENCE FROM VARIOUS PARTS OF THE WORLD - AUSTRALIA, UGANDA, CHICAGO, MALAYA, AMSTERDAM.
    0.23

    4.
    CU MAN TOTTING FIGURES.
    0.33

    5.
    SV GIRLS FILLING ENVELOPES (3 SHOTS).
    0.50



    Initials AK/V/WH/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SUPPORT FOR THE COUNTRIES TAKING PART IN THE WORLD CUP IN ENGLAND NEXT YEAR HAS BROUGHT A FLOOD OF TICKET APPLICATIONS TO THE BOX OFFICE IN LONDON.

    APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FROM MORE THAN 100 COUNTRIES. SUCH IS THE INTEREST IN THE PREMIER SOCCER TOURNAMENT THAT IT IS CONFIDENTLY EXPECTED THE 2,400,000 TICKETS AVAILABLE WILL BE SOLD BEFORE THE START.

    AT THE WORLD CUP ORGANISATION HEADQUARTERS IN LONDON'S WHITE CITY GBP125,000 HAS ALREADY BEEN TAKEN FROM OVERSEAS FOOTBALL SUPPORTERS. THE BOX OFFICE STAFF HAVE BEEN BUSY WITH APPLICATIONS SINCE 1963 SELLING TICKETS FOR THE 8 STADIA IN WHICH THE FINAL GAMES WILL BE PLAYED.

    DURING THE COMPETITION, 32 GAMES WILL BE PLAYED IN 20 DAYS AT WEMBLEY, WHITE CITY, BIRMINGHAM, SHEFFIELD, SUNDERLAND, MIDDLESBOROUGH, LIVERPOOL AND MANCHESTER.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACP545MIVGJVMOPUXLFQ49HS07
    Media URN:
    VLVACP545MIVGJVMOPUXLFQ49HS07
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/07/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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