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UK NEWS: 3,000 OLYMPIC TICKETS ON SALE AFTER CORPORATE SPONSORS AND THE “OLYMPIC FAMILY” FAIL TO SHOW UP FOR EVENTS

Via ITV News LOCOG has said it has reclaimed 3,000 tickets from officials who are unlikely to use them, and have sold them to the public today. In its daily press conference, the 2012 Games organisers said they were approaching national Olympic committees on a “daily, session-by-session basis” in an attempt to ensure that more seats are filled. It follows widespread reports of empty seats at Olympic venues, including some events that would have easily sold out had all the tickets been []