Game For Grenfell to Benefit Grenfell Tower Victims

On Thursday, July 27, 2017, Queens Park Rangers announced that a benefit football game would be held to help the victims of the Grenfell Tower fire that took place in June. The game will be held on September 2, 2017, at Loftus Road Stadium in London. The 90-minute football match will kick off at 3 p.m. and will feature football stars and celebrities.

Acc0rding to QPR’s press release about the event, over 2,000 free tickets will be given to families, emergency personnel, and others impacted by the fire that caused several deaths and injuries. Tickets are on sale now for purchase. The prices are 15 euros for adults and 5 euros for concessions. Tickets can be purchased here and sales will benefit the victims of the fire as well as the community.

Ashley Paskill

Ashley Paskill

Ashley Paskill is a journalism major at Temple University. She has written for a number of publications such as the Odyssey, Her Campus, and the Temple News. She is currently finishing up a semester internship at the Metro Philadelphia as an editorial internship. In her free time, she serves on the leadership at her church.