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Daily Echo Has EJ Concert Ticket Contest
Posted by editor_usa

Tuesday 27
June 2006 @ 17:49

 The Daily Echo has two tickets to Elton’s July 1 Fitness First Stadium show on Saturday, July 1, to win, as well as three more pairs of tickets.

The first prize winner and their guest will be sitting right in front of the stage barely yards away as Elton and his band rock an estimated 20,000 fans. But the paper will also be giving away three pairs of tickets to the show in an easy-to-enter competition.

The Bournemouth gig is just one of 12 sports stadiums the star is playing this summer, with Brighton the only other south coast gig.

Bournemouth was chosen because of the success of last summer’s concert at Southampton’s St Mary’s Stadium.

The winning pair of Block A tickets will go to the first name chosen from the Echo‘s phone, text and postal entries, while the following three winners will receive a pair of tickets each


Question: What is Elton John’s real name?

By Phone: Simply call 0901 221 0316 and leave your answer and details when prompted. Calls cost 25p. By Text: To send your entry by TXT, start the message by entering the keyword BHEJT, leave a space and key in your answer and your name and send it to 88010. Texts cost 25p plus your mobile operator charge. Service provided by Newsquest Media Group.

Alternatively, send your answer on a postcard or stuck-down envelope, with your name, address and daytime phone number, to: Elton John Competition, Promotions Department, Daily Echo, Richmond Hill, Bournemouth BH2 6HH. The competition closes at midnight on Wednesday, June 28.