Southport Model Boat Club Lifeboat Weekend
Model Boat Club, over 14 June to 15 June 2008, held its 30th Annual
Lifeboat Rally. Kev Howard said:- “It has been an amazing
weekend. The weather has been a bit of an interesting element, as
too has the fuel protests, putting people off coming, but all in
all, it has been a fantastic success. Everyone who has been has gone
away with a smile on their faces and helped raise valuable funds for
both the RNLI and also Southport Offshore Rescue Trust.”
FIGHTERS SOLD OUT WEMBLEY GIGS HIT THE BIG SCREEN!
165,000 Foo Fighters fans will be
joined by 50 cinema audiences on Tuesday, 24 June 2008, when Vue
Entertainment broadcasts Foo Fighters' sold out Wembley Stadium gigs
in High Definition and 5.1 Dolby Digital surround sound at 50 Vue
Cinemas across the UK including Southport's cinema.
The Wembley concerts which took place on 6 June & 7 June, 2008 where sold out
completely within 24 hours, making them the biggest headline
performances of the band's illustrious career, as well as the
biggest rock shows staged at the new Wembley to date. The Vue
screenings will give fans who weren't able to get tickets the chance
to see the Foos at their biggest and best. The 200,000 plus that saw
the Wembley and Manchester shows will have the chance to relive the
experience once again.
This will be the only chance to see Foo Fighters' Wembley
extravaganza on the big screen and in High Definition. Tickets are
£12.50 directly from Southport Vue and other
participating Vue cinemas.
James Dobbin, Head of Sales at Vue said:- "The Foo Fighters
are such an incredible live band, this show is going to look amazing
on the big screen. The band's unique sound set against the backdrop
of Wembley Stadium is going to be an unbelievable cinema
experience." A spokesperson for the Foo Fighters
said:- "These Wembley shows have been the most incredible
experience of the band's entire career. They've never played bigger
or better for a more insanely huge and appreciative crowd. It was an
unforgettable occasion for everyone onstage and off and now it can be
experienced by that many more Foo Fighters fans."
The Foo Fighters performance marks a continuation of Vue's
commitment to broadcasting alternative programming on its cinema
screens. Tickets on sale