Live 8 Ticket Lottery Launches with Over One Million Entries

Bob Geldof's LIVE 8 Hyde Park, London concert launched its ticket lottery today. Over one million text entries were received in the opening hours. Find out how to get involved right here.

Posted by Michael Bordash on Mon Jun 6, 2005

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Tickets for the LIVE 8 London concert in Hyde Park will be allocated via a text messaging lottery. The lottery is open to UK and Channel Islands' residents aged 16 or over. For the chance to win a pair of tickets to the London event send the answer to this question:

What city is the forthcoming G8 summit being held near this July?
A) Berlin B) Moscow C) Edinburgh

Text A, B or C to 84599*

Each entry costs 1.50 plus your operator's standard text charge. The text competition will close at midnight on the 12th June. Winners will be chosen at random by computer and notified by text message after the 13th June with details of how they can collect their tickets - either online or from collection points around the UK.

The other four venues do not require tickets. We will post details on how to attend as soon as they are available.

Related Links
'Live 8' Concerts Announced for July 2nd
· Official Live 8 Site

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