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January 2005 A Live Aid-style show to raise cash for the casualties of the Asian torrent debacle has sold out inside three days All 60,000 tickets for the occasion – to be held at Cardiff’s Thousand years Stadium afterward this month – have presently

January 2005
A Live Aid-style show to raise cash for the casualties of the Asian torrent debacle has sold out inside three days
All 60,000 tickets for the occasion – to be held at Cardiff’s Thousand years Stadium afterward this month – have presently been snapped up
Organisers said request for the tickets had been “overwhelming”, with 20,000 being sold inside an hour of going on sale
Now occasion organizers are looking at the position of the arrange in the 65,000 limit stadium to see on the off chance that they can discharge more tickets
Yesterday it was uncovered that the Hyper Road Preachers, Seriously Drawn Boy, Snow Watch what’s more, Grasp would join the stars as of now affirmed to play at the show counting Eric Clapton, Jools Holland, Lemar, Feeder, Kathryn Jenkins what’s more, Aled Jones
And organisers are implying that more huge name acts will be included to the last line-up in the next maybe a couple days
Paul Sergeant, the Thousand years Stadium’s general manager, said he was “over the moon” about the ticket sales
He said: “I got the to begin with feeling that this might be something strangely huge at the point when we got tens of thousands of hits on our website after we declared it as an idea, two days some time recently we affirmed it was going ahead
“In decency I thought we would offer out yet I wasn’t anticipating us to offer out so quickly ”
He said that organisers had to look deliberately at regardless of whether they could increment capacity “We’ve got to get that right since on the off chance that somebody purchases a ticket what’s more, can’t see the arrange they won’t be exceptionally happy ”
He included that as energy accumulated around the occasion more what’s more, more stars needed to be involved
“People have begun to see that this is going to be AN occasion to stamp what happened what’s more, they have begun to look at their plans to see in the event that they can make it ”
Tickets for the show on January 22 are evaluated between £15 what’s more, £30 Sponsor trust to raise as much as £1 million on the off chance that the stadium is filled Organisers were in dialogs with telecasters about broadcasting the event
Cardiff Board what’s more, South Ridges Police were making a difference to fast-track the fundamental forms to get the occasion up what’s more, running

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