Millennium Stadium

Millennium Stadium gets make-over ahead of the Olympics

Millennium Stadium gets make-over ahead of the Olympics
July 11, 2012 No Comments »

This worker dangling high above the city yesterday was preparing the Millennium Stadium for the arrival of the Olympics in two weeks. Hanging from the stadium’s iconic 90-metre masts for four hours at a time, three abseiling workmen from Summit ... Read More »

Team GB v Uruguay a sell-out in Cardiff

Team GB v Uruguay a sell-out in Cardiff
June 21, 2012 3 Comments »

Team GB’s Olympic football game at the Millennium Stadium is a sell-out, officials have confirmed. The marquee football match in Cardiff will see Team GB take on Uruguay at the Welsh national ground on August 1. It provides South Wales ... Read More »

Millennium Stadium set to host major-league ice hockey

Millennium Stadium set to host major-league ice hockey
June 8, 2012 1 Comment »

Cardiff could play host to a series of major-league ice hockey games as part of new proposals worth millions to Wales’ economy. America’s National Hockey League (NHL) would annually hold a televised league match in the capital in a proposed ... Read More »

Officials pushing for Cardiff to host Champions League final

September 16, 2011 No Comments »

Leading football and Welsh Government officials have been working to lure one of the world’s biggest sporting events to Cardiff, an Echo investigation has discovered. Major steps have been taken in the past year as part of a drive to ... Read More »

Millennium Stadium achieves sustainability standard

August 9, 2011 1 Comment »

The Millennium Stadium in Cardiff has become the UK’s first ever certifiably sustainable event stadium. The venue has been certified by engineering standards organisation BSI with the BS 8901 – the standard in sustainability events management. It confirms the stadium’s ... Read More »

Michael Jackson tribute concert organisers fail to announce acts

Michael Jackson tribute concert organisers fail to announce acts
August 5, 2011 12 Comments »

Confusion continues to surround the Michael Jackson tribute concert today as the line-up announcement was once again delayed. Promoter Global Live Events had said it would be revealing some of the top headline acts who are set to play the ... Read More »

Michael Jackson tribute concert headliners announcement delayed

Michael Jackson tribute concert headliners announcement delayed
August 3, 2011 4 Comments »

The announcement of the line-up for the Michael Jackson tribute show planned for Cardiff has been delayed. Organisers Global Live Events were due to make an announcement at 6pm this evening, but the press conference has now been cancelled. A ... Read More »

New ticket details emerge about Michael Jackson tribute concert at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium

New ticket details emerge about Michael Jackson tribute concert at Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium
July 29, 2011 31 Comments »

Organisers of the Michael Jackson tribute concert in Cardiff have insisted fans will all have an equal chance of getting a ticket, following complaints by yourCardiff readers. Global Live Events’ website this morning released further details of the controversial ticketing ... Read More »

Anger at Michael Jackson tribute concert ticketing system

Anger at Michael Jackson tribute concert ticketing system
July 27, 2011 19 Comments »

Fans hoping to go to the Michael Jackson tribute concert will be picked by the amount of money they donate to charity on top of the ticket price. Chris Hunt, boss of gig organisers Global Live Events, told CNN profits ... Read More »

Michael Jackson tribute gig announced for Millennium Stadium

Michael Jackson tribute gig announced for Millennium Stadium
July 26, 2011 No Comments »

A one-off tribute show to Michael Jackson featuring some of the world’s biggest artists will be held in Cardiff’s Millennium Stadium and beamed across the world, it was announced last night. Michael Forever – ... Read More »