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23 Dec 2012: Wasps v Sale Sharks

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Fixture Type: Aviva Premiership Venue: Adams Park
Match Date: Sun 23 Dec 2012, Kick Off: 14:00
Referee: JP Doyle Assistant Referee: Andrew Watson
TV Match Official: Geoff Warren Assistant Referee: Andrew Pearce

Your Guide To: London Wasps v Sale Sharks

Everything you need to know if you’re attending the game v Sale Sharks, Sunday, December 23rd at Adams Park, KO 14.00.

London Wasps return to Adams Park this weekend where they will host Sale Sharks in their eleventh Aviva Premiership game.

Wasps will be hoping to finish their last home game of 2012 on a high and continue their 100% winning streak at Adams Park.

Tickets are still available for the game through the London Wasps ticket office.

To secure your place call 0844 225 2990 or book online here.

Opening Times

  • The Ticket Office phone-lines at the Stadium open at 10.00am

  • The Stadium Gates, Entertainment Village, Hospitality, Marquee, Vere Suite and Club Shop all open at 11:00am (although bars cannot start serving until midday)

  • The Stadium Bowl Opens at 12:30

  • As always we're encouraging all supporters to get in their seats early for the game and cheer on the team throughout the warm-up!

The entertainment village will once again feature live music before and after the game. The village opens at 11:00am.

We have a festive theme running throughout the day, with performances in the marquee pre-match and post-match by a popular Michael Buble tribute act. He will also be performing on the pitch at halftime! Santa and his sleigh will also be making an appearance at the entertainment village and on the pitch at halftime.

Q & As
There will be Q&As with a selection of Wasps players before the game in both the Vere Suite (13.00) and the Woodlands Lounge (13.15) hosted by David Kurk.

There will also be the usual post-match Q&A in the Vere Suite.

Official Match-Day Programme
The new-look programme for the 2012/13 season will once again be available from a number of vendors around the ground on Sunday for just £3.

This weekend’s edition features a 6-page profile piece on the Aviva Premiership' player of the month and man of the moment Joe Launchbury and a special exclusive Christmas feature with some of the players.

Club Shop
The club shop will open before the game at 11:00am, at half time and straight after the game.

Car-parking & Directions
Supporters are recommended to use our FREE Park & Ride and Train & Ride services to reduce congestion around the stadium.

The Park and Ride services will begin at 11.00am from the High Wycombe train station and the Cressex Park and Ride facility, near Junction 4 of the M40. The buses run on a circuit and will pick supporters up approximately every 20 minutes until 20 mins prior to kick off. Both services will then begin again on the final whistle.

There are car parks available right along Hillbottom Road. Car-parking costs from £5. The car parks will close two hours after the game ends, the same time as the last bus leaves for the Park and Ride service.

London Wasps will also reward any car arriving two hours prior to kick off, travelling with four people in the vehicle, FREE car parking for the game. This FREE parking offer has been extended to motorcyclists with a passenger who arrive two hours prior to kick off.

After the time of two hours before the game, then the full cost will apply.

To take advantage of this on the day simply arrive at the check point or entrance to the Artisan Car Park BEFORE the deadline with a car of four.

Directions from London
Join M25 and head for J16 M25/M40. Join M40 and head to J4/A404 High Wycombe. Leave the M40 at Junction 4 and take the A4010 exit (John Hall Way, signposted Aylesbury). FREE Park and Ride is signposted on your left 200 yards from the roundabout. To get to Adams Park please follow the BROWN tourist information road signs showing a soccer ball.

Directions from the West
M40 to J4 M40/A404. At Junction 4 take slip road and turn left, then take first exit for A4010 (John Hall Way). FREE Park and Ride is signposted on your left 200 yards from the roundabout. To get to Adams Park please follow the BROWN tourist information road signs showing a soccer ball.