Filed: Thursday, 26th July 2012
By: Staff Writer
West Ham United's anthem 'I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles' will be featuring in the Olympic Games' opening ceremony when it takes place tomorrow night.
An insider who has been part of the preparation and rehearsals for the opening ceremony has told KUMB that West Ham feature in a 20-second slot during which 'Bubbles' will be blasted across the stadium's sound system.
As well as the small section highlighting West Ham's place in the local community, there will be several other segements featuring the East End of London and its diverse population.
The ceremony, which is being directed by Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting) and is said to be costing around £27million to stage on its own will be watched by around a billion people around the world tuning in on TV.
Yet bizarrely the stadium itself is unlikely to be sold out, with plenty of the more expensive and overpriced £2,012 and £1,600-priced tickets still up for grabs.
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