UK time is: 01:53:16
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Owls Slash Student, Unemployed Tickets

Wednesday have slashed prices for students and the unemployed to watch matches at Hillsborough in the north-west corner stand to just 5.

Wednesday had opened up the stand, which has been used for large away followings in recent years, to those on Income Support or Job Seekers Allowance at the start of the campaign in a bid to make Wednesday matches more accessible in the current financial climate.

Ticket prices had been set at 10, but have now been slashed to just 5 with immediate effect, to enable students and the unemployed watch the Owls for next to nothing.

The deal will start for this weekend's home clash against Coventry City, and tickets are available at the Hillsborough ticket office, with supporters wishing to claim these tickets showing a form of ID.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Nick Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday October 14 2009

Time: 3:18PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Disgrace. I have to pay full price because I get off my arse and work for minimum wage, yet again the unemployed bums get everything for nothing, no wonder half of them dont want to go back to work...
owlswfc
Report Abuse
14/10/2009 22:37:00

Owlswfc I couldn't disagree with your reasoning more but completely agree with your conclusion. Competitive pricing for all (children and OAP's apart), that's how we bring the crowds back.
robc
Report Abuse
15/10/2009 11:39:00

Brilliant, a smack on the nose again after buying two student season tickets in July for my kids.I'm getting well fed up of this pricing melarky Mr Strafford.
BOUNCIN OWL
Report Abuse
15/10/2009 13:40:00

i dont get paid a great deal, but i work bloody hard for what i get. i live in newcastle so usually its too expensice for me to go. so i have to pay full price for working my arse off. great nice one. another fine example of rewarding the jobless.
ozzietheowl
Report Abuse
15/10/2009 18:33:00

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Sheffield Wednesday Articles

Archived Sheffield Wednesday Articles

List All Vital Wednesday Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Publishing Entire League Network of Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Forest 39 15 12 12 8 57
10. Blackburn 39 14 12 13 1 54
11. Charlton 39 13 15 11 -2 54
12. Sheff Wed 39 13 14 12 -4 53
13. Leeds Utd 39 14 10 15 -4 52
14. Cardiff 39 13 12 14 -2 51
15. Birmingham 38 11 14 13 -12 47

Breaking League News

RUFC - Rayns Disappointed With Reserve Loss
Rotherham : 26/03/2015 22:55:00
LUFC Redfearn explains Adryan absence
Leeds Utd : 26/03/2015 21:19:00
Fabbrini Gets Watford Recall
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:14:00
Upson Upbeat On Survival Chances
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:11:01
Chaplow Extends Ipswich Loan
Millwall : 26/03/2015 21:08:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Rotherham MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Westwood 3%
Vermijl 0%
Lees 0%
Dielna 0%
Mattock 0%
Isgrove 0%
Lee 3%
Hutchinson 0%
Helan 0%
McGugan 82%
Nuhiu 6%
Sub - Lavery 3%
Sub - May 3%
Sub - Maguire 0%