THE excitement beginsWe will have buildup to the

first_imgTHE excitement begins.We will have build-up to the big clash throughout the week on with news and views from all around the club ahead of the Old Trafford showpiece.Paul Wellens, Nathan Brown and several players will be giving their thoughts before Saturday’s game and we will have lots of other fantastic content too.Keep an eye on our Official Youtube Channel for exclusive videos and there will be a Grand Final preview live at iTunes and via our Fanzone too.We will also be posing questions throughout the week on our Official Facebook and Official Twitter (@saints1890) sites.Saints will take on Wigan on Saturday October 11 (6pm) at Old Trafford and tickets are selling fast.We will be predominately based in the Stretford End (West Stand) of Old Trafford and tickets are priced at £60, £50, £40, £20.A massive Saints contingent is expected and we will need you to be loud and proud in the Red Vee!You can buy your ticket from the Ticket Office at Langtree Park or by calling 01744 455 052 until Thursday October 9 5pm when any unsold tickets will return to the RFL.You can also purchase through the RFL’s Ticketing website and on 0844 856 1113.Saints reached the Grand Final with an exciting 30-12 victory on Thursday evening and as League Leaders will be the ‘home’ team on Saturday.It will be the third time the auld rivals have met in the Super League Grand Final with honours so far shared: a Chris Joynt-inspired Saints defeated the Warriors 29-16 in 2000 and Wigan as they took the title in 2010.The 2014 First Utility Super League Grand Final will also feature a fantastic package of entertainment, including two sets by British indie band James, a performance by internationally celebrated classical artist Laura Wright and interaction with BBC Radio 6Music DJ Shaun Keaveny.last_img read more

Mayor Pete officially launches his 2020 US Presidential bid

first_img SharePrint <a href=’;cb={random}’ target=’_blank’><img src=’;cb={random}&amp;n=ab2c8853&amp;ct0={clickurl_enc}’ border=’0′ alt=” /></a> Pete Buttigieg is officially launching his bid for the 2020 US Presidential election.The 37-year-old, half-Maltese mayor, is launching his campaign against a backdrop of improving polls and increasing national interest. Buttigieg, is polling third-place in Iowa and New Hampshire, behind Bernie Sanders and Joe Biden but ahead of heavyweights like Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren and Beto O’Rourke.In January, Buttigieg announced that he was creating an exploratory committee as a possible candidate for President of the United States in the 2020 election. Buttigieg is seeking the Democratic nomination. If elected, Buttigieg would be the youngest American president.Mayor Pete, as he is known, is the mayor of South Bend, the fourth largest city in Indiana.Buttigieg, an openly gay Rhodes scholar and Afghan war veteran, launched his campaign in his hometown where he launched his political campaign less than a decade ago. His father, Joseph Buttigieg, is a Maltese who had read for a PhD in the States, he then went on to become an English professor at the University of Notre Dame until 2017, when he became professor emeritus. Joseph Buttigieg translated and edited the English edition of Antonio Gramsci’s Prison Notebooks.WhatsApplast_img read more