Armed forces charity announces bumper Christmas giveaway

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A CHARITY, which hands out free tickets to members of the armed forces for a wealth of events, has announced a bumper Christmas giveaway.

Tickets For Troops has a range of tickets for Premier League football matches, seasonal pantomimes, top music concerts and West End shows.

The charity has received the support from a host of sporting bodies and clubs, these include The Premier League, The Aviva Premiership and the Professional Darts Association who have contributed to the thousands of sporting tickets available this Christmas.

Pantomime producers are also getting behind Tickets for Troops this Christmasby supplying soldiers and their families hundreds of free tickets across the county for slap stick performances of Jack in the Bean Stalk, Dick Whittington and Robin Hood.

International music stars The Saturdays, Kaiser Chiefs, Aloe Blacc and White Lies have also pledged their support to the troops offering free tickets for a number of their UK concerts.

Other events available to the members of the Armed Forces include tickets to top West End musicals: Phantom of the Opera, Billy Elliot and Legally Blonde, Top Gear LIVE at Earls Court and The British Military Tournament.

Tickets For Troops Chairman Lord Marland said: “We are enormously grateful for the continued support of so many organisations across the country.

“I want to thank all those who so generously donate tickets and I want to pay tribute to the marvellous men and women of the Armed Forces who do an outstanding job in very difficult circumstances.”

Troops are encouraged to register for free tickets by going to