Real and Smooth Radio unveiled as Commonwealth Games ticketing partner

THE ticketing operation at next year’s Commonwealth Games in Glasgow – which has just launched it’s year-to-go countdown – has unveiled its media partner: Real and Smooth Radio.

Says a media release announcing the appointment: “The Games will see 4,500 athletes from 71 nations and territories competing across 17 sports and 11 days. Ticketing for next year’s Commonwealth Games has been designed to be fair, accessible and affordable. Ticket prices start at £15 (with half-price concessions for under-16s and over-60s) and two-thirds of the one million tickets going on sale priced at £25 or less. Tickets will go on sale on 19 August 2013 and there is a fair and simple application process with four weeks to apply.”

The release quotes Gavin Bruce, managing director for Real and Smooth Radio, as saying: “The team at Real and Smooth Radio are rightfully proud to be chosen as Official Media Partners of Glasgow 2014 for their Ticketing Campaign. We’ve championed Glasgow 2014 since the beginning of the bid process and it’s amazing to finally be able to encourage our listeners and their families, both in Scotland and across our networks, to secure tickets for what will be history in the making.”