Posts Tagged "2018"

Back The Bid: Cheering the FIFA Inspection Boat by Tower Bridge

Football fans and Visit London employees gathered on the banks of the Thames near Tower Bridge earlier today to show their support for the England 2018 Football World Cup Bid.

After being entertained by John Farnworth, the world freestyle champion, and official football world record holder, we cheered as the FIFA Inspection Boat passed under an open Tower Bridge, and were happy to see members of the FIFA committee waving back.

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Video of the Week: The Ball 2002

The Ball 2002 from Christian Wach on Vimeo. Back in 2002, a group of lads kicked a football from Battersea Park, overland, to the World Cup in South Korea. A kind of Olympic Torch, The Ball became a symbol of the …