Beckham flies to Zurich for England 2018 World Cup Bid

David Beckham, David Cameron and Jeremy Hunt flew to Zurich with BA this morning to represent England ahead of Fifa's announcement on 2 December.

Beckham flies to Zurich for England 2018 World Cup Bid
Beckham flies to Zurich for England 2018 World Cup Bid

Beckham said: "I'm extremely proud to be flying to Zurich to represent the England 2018 Bid, and to be travelling with the hopes of the nation on this official aircraft. I hope that the next time I'm on British soil, I'll be with the winning England 2018 Bid team."  

ATP Event Experts

ATPI's event division ATP Event Experts has been appointed the official travel and event management supplier for England's 2018 World Cup Bid campaign.

ATP Event Experts will transport the 2018 Bid Team to visit key Fifa federations in the run-up to the announcement of the host destination in Zurich on 2 December.   

England 2018 chief executive Andy Anson said: "We are delighted to welcome ATPI on board as an official supplier. Expert travel management is a fundamental requirement for the bid and ATPI’s excellent standard of service ensures we maintain a strong working relationship."  

Panorama

It comes after the BBC has defended a Panorama documentary alleging three Fifa officials took bribes in the 1990s, shown last night.

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Register now
Already registered?
Sign in
London calling: A look at what's new and forthcoming in the capital

London calling: A look at what's new and forthcoming in the capital

Hotels, venues and activities that should be on your radar for future London-based events.

Love is in the air for one in seven event attendees, report claims

Love is in the air for one in seven event attendees, report claims

Research by Cvent and Edelman Intelligence finds 14% have met a significant other at a B2B event.

The advantages of being a second tier city

The advantages of being a second tier city

There are benefits to not being the capital, says Bas Schot, head of congresses and events at the Hague Convention Bureau.

What to do if a disgruntled event attendee threatens legal action

What to do if a disgruntled event attendee threatens legal action

Keystone Law's James O'Flinn discusses your options and how to prevent this happening in the first place.

Speakers announced for C&IT Northern Forum

Speakers announced for C&IT Northern Forum

New event takes place between 25-26 April at ACC Liverpool, with inspiring sessions from industry leaders.

Why personalisation is the key to measuring an event's success

Why personalisation is the key to measuring an event's success

Mike Leeson, general manager Europe at ETM, explains why ROE may be a better measurement than ROI.

Oman to welcome IGRC in 2020

Oman to welcome IGRC in 2020

Sultanate to host the International Gas Union's 16th International Gas Research Conference at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Events company faces legal action from makers of video game Fortnite

Events company faces legal action from makers of video game Fortnite

Epic Games issues claim against Exciting Events after widely criticised event in Norwich.

Diary of a delegate: Beautiful Bergen

Diary of a delegate: Beautiful Bergen

A three-day account of the C&IT A-List FAM trip, in partnership with Visit Norway.

Case study: Space to Breathe wellness event

Case study: Space to Breathe wellness event

Center Parcs hosted a wellness event for clients including MIA, Experian and the University of Nottingham.

LATEST JOBS