Nfl Signs Up For Third London Game In 2014

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Businessman and former Ferrari GB managing director Massimo Fedeli (left) receives the keys to his new Nissan LEAF from the car firm’s electric vehicle manager Paul O’Neil after bidding 3,000 to drive the pollution-free UK-built electric car for a year Its a fascinating car a little different to what Im used to. But it interests me. Especially for driving into London. No congestion charge or tax to pay. And no petrol either, he said. Unlike Ferraris which top 100,000 and have supercar performance figures, the top of the range LEAF which would cost 26,000 to buy in the showroom accelerates accelerate from rest to 62mph in 11.5 seconds, has a top speed of 90mph and a range on full charge of up to 124 miles. A fleet of 14 LEAFs ferried VIP guests to and from the event, with two more parked outside the High Court on display. The sparking event was compered by BBC journalist and broadcaster Kate Silverton. More than 30,000 was raised on the night for the Journalists Charity, of which 20,000 came from the auction. X-Factor runner-up Ella Henderson was the star singing performer, using the event to re-launch her career giving an exclusive preview of three songs to appear on a forthcoming album X-Factor runner-up Ella Henderson was the star singing performer, using the event to re-launch her career giving an exclusive preview of three songs to appear on a forthcoming album. More than 400 journalists including editors and senior executives attended the event at the Royal Courts of Justice, at a time when relations between it and the Fourth Estate have never been more tense. I suppose you could say we parked our cars – specifically our Nissan LEAFs on Lord Levesons lawn, said one Ball organiser. To loud applause Nick Ferrari himself took the opportunity to have a dig at the legal profession and the enemies of free speech in the Leveson era: There are more journalists under arrest in Britain than there are in Iran, he said. The Ball marked a triumphant farewell for London Press Club Ball chairman Philippa Kennedy, OBE, who announced she was stepping down after leading ten Balls over nine years.

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The NFL announced Tuesday it will stage another regular season game in the British capital in 2014. The Jacksonville Jaguars, Atlanta Falcons and Oakland Raiders will each host a home game at Wembley Stadium next season. A regular season game was first played in London in 2007 but, for the first time this season, two games were scheduled on the opposite side of the Atlantic. The NFL’s global strategy Luck: NFL is ready for gay players The Minnesota Vikings played to a sell-out crowd in September as they finally ended their season drought with victory over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Read: Europeans learn to love American football The Jackonsonville Jaguars face the San Francisco 49ers on 27 October. Both NFL games at Wembley Stadium sold out within hours. “Our fans in the UK have continued to demonstrate that they love football and want more,” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said. “Both of this year’s games in London sold out quickly. The fan enthusiasm for our sport continues to grow. “By playing two games in the UK this year, we are creating more fans. We hope that with three games in London next year we will attract even more people to our game.” The sport is hungry to increase its global profile and the appetite for American football in London suggests the feeling is mutual.

27 as part of it’s four-year commitment to move a home game to Wembley. Dates and opponents for the games will be announced when the schedule is compiled next year. “Our fans in the UK have continued to demonstrate that they love football and want more,” said commissioner Roger Goodell, who has championed overseas games for years and someday believes the NFL will have a franchise based in London. “Both of this year’s games in London sold out quickly. The fan enthusiasm for our sport continues to grow. By playing two games in the UK this year, we are creating more fans. We hope that with three games in London next year we will attract even more people to our game.” The Raiders and Falcons never have played a regular-season game at Wembley. The Jaguars’ first appearance will be when they face San Francisco in 19 days. In other notes from Tuesday’s meetings: Several owners said the subject of changing the Washington Redskins ‘ nickname was not discussed in any formal way during Tuesday’s sessions. Goodell, who grew up in Washington as a fan of the team, said “by no means” was the name considered derogatory then. “But whenever you have a situation like this, you have to listen and recognize some people have different perspectives,” Goodell said of protests by American Indian groups about the nickname. The NFL approved $27 million in funding for improvements at FedEx Field. The money will be diverted from Washington’s contributions to revenue sharing. The NFL also approved $62.5 million in funding for the Cleveland Browns ‘ stadium.

NFL to play 3 games in London

Those four firms hired one-quarter of the entire 397 graduating Class of 2012. The U.S. and Europe have been the dominant locales for business schools for decades, but some Asian schools are starting to rise to prominence. National University of Singapore ranks No. 2 this year among two-year programs with a 5-year gain of $95,900. The graduates from the Class of 2008 saw their pre-M.B.A. salaries shoot up from $14,000 to $92,000 five years out of school. The low compensation levels entering school helped the typical NUS grad earn back their investment in just 2.1 yearssecond best behind only Insead. Headquartered in Singapore with programs across Southeast Asia, NUS hopes to train the next leaders of Asias major companies. Its acceptance rate of 5.2% for the Class of 2014 was the lowest of any school in our rankings. For comparison, Harvard Business Schools acceptance rate was 13%. Hong Kong University of Science & Technology offers a 16-month M.B.A. program and ranks third with a 5-year gain of $91,000.