Town could still have World Cup fan-fest

IPSWICH’S big screen World Cup fan festival could be back on as organisers prepare to seal a deal with Ipswich Town Football Club to move the event to Portman Road.

IPSWICH’S big screen World Cup fan festival could be back on as organisers prepare to seal a deal with Ipswich Town Football Club to move the event to Portman Road.

The Evening Star can exclusively reveal that GroupING Events are set to meet club bosses this afternoon to discuss the possibility of showing some of England’s matches at the ground during the World Cup.

The move comes after police put a stop on the event going ahead at Chantry Park because of concerns over potential crowd trouble.

Details and dates of the events have not been confirmed but check back here for the latest news as it comes in.


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