MAR 01] SKYDOME COVENTRY NEWS
Its Pants Out For A Laugh
men and women of Coventry will be showing their "panty
lines" as the city drapes its underwear in the open in the name
SkyDome Arena has teamed up with Mercia FM to support Comic Relief
on Friday and the £7 million venue will sport the largest panty
line in the city.
NICOLA JUDD AND
WAINE GRIFFEN OF TEH SKYDOME ARENA
to Mercia have been sending in underwear to the station along with a
pound for the charity in keeping with this year's theme of
"Pants For Poverty", and all the garments will be hung
around the outside of the arena for the next week.
of pairs have been sent in so far and that total will be topped up
by a collection during the public ice skating session at the arena
between 10am and 4pm.
Cousins, marketing co-ordinator of the SkyDome Arena, said Planet
Ice staff at the venue would be joining in the spirit of the
Relief seems to have really captured the public imagination this
year and we are delighted to help Mercia out with their Visible
Panty Line. We are just working out how to string up the garments
- but it will certainly be visible.
our ice stewards will be wearing appropriate garb on the day and
people will be able to give a donation to the charity and leave a
pair of pants for the line.
can also do the same at any Sainsbury's supermarket in Coventry