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Unusual UK Sporting Events

by admin on April 26, 2012

in UK Holidays

You may be a fan of the Olympics and simply not have got your mitts on tickets, or perhaps you can’t even stand the thought of the eleven billion pound event and want to get as far away from it as possible. If you’re looking to attend something that is not the London Olympics – but still has plenty of sporting action – there are a number of other, more unusual sporting events taking place in the UK this year, where you can guarantee there won’t be half as many people and you might actually be able to get tickets! [click to continue…]


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