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Huge rise in ST prices

Postby Big George on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:34 am

https://www.seasontickets.whufc.com/prices" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

My son’s up 50%, mine up 10% new band 1 u16 have to pay u21 prices so treble?

Two tier pricing. They must be very confident of their waiting list.
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Season Ticket Renewals 2019/20

Postby Overchuffed on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:34 am

Club have just announced prices for next season.

Takes a bit of digging through the website as the article (typical of GSB) doesn't show the price increases (of which there are some!)

FOUNDER PRICING
Supporters who held a Season Ticket in the 2016/17
Adult O'65/U21 U16 Acc Adult Acc Conc Acc Junior
1966 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200
Band 1 £975 £490 £189 £490 £310 £189
Band 2 £865 £435 £175 £435 £260 £170
Band 3 £655 £325 £150 £325 £225 £150
Band 4 £555 £275 £99 £275 £180 £99
Band 5 £320 £160 £99 £160 £160 £99

SEASON TICKET HOLDER PRICING
Supporters who did not hold a Season Ticket in the 2016/17 season

Adult O'65/U21 U16 Acc Adult Acc Conc Acc Junior
1966 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200 £1,200
Band 1 £975 £490 £300* £490 £310 £300
Band 2 £865 £435 £250 £435 £260 £250
Band 3 £655 £325 £200 £325 £225 £200
Band 4 £555 £275 £99 £275 £180 £99
Band 5 £320 £160 £99 £160 £160 £99

Bit of a steep increase for my kids who don't sit behind the goal up in the gods. (90%!)
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ticket prices gone up

Postby griff123 on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:34 am

50% hike for kids in band 3 & 10% for adults!! affordable football!!

https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/2019/march/12-march/201920-season-ticket-renewals-now-open
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Re: Huge roses is ST prices

Postby Doc H Ball on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:38 am

Blooming cheek!
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Re: Huge roses is ST prices

Postby Mega Ron on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:39 am

It's a little off to offer a price for founders but for anyone that's held a ticket in the 2 years since gets hit with the increase.
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Re: Huge roses is ST prices

Postby funky chicken on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:41 am

And what's the reward for high ticket prices? An ambitious (alleged) £25m transfer budget for Mr. Pellegrini to spend!

I am still yet to be convinced me ditching my season ticket for this season was a bad idea. And looks like I won't again next season.
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby S-H on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:42 am

It's going to kick off again soon, isn't it.
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby sanchoz on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:51 am

After freezing Season Ticket renewal prices in Bands 1-4 and 1966 Seats since moving to London Stadium in 2016, prices for both Founders and non-Founders in all Bands are subject to price increases.

However, a Season Ticket remains by far the cheapest way to enjoy watching West Ham United in action, with Adults saving over £400 per season compared to purchasing match-by-match, while Under-16s can save more than £500 over the course of the campaign.


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https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/201 ... s-now-open

https://seasontickets.whufc.com/prices

I’ve heard the Club are looking at reformatting the seats behind the goals. Will my Season Ticket seat move?

Following overwhelmingly positive feedback from the Official Supporters Board we have been working with our Stadium landlords on a plan to move the lower tiers in the Bobby Moore and Sir Trevor Brooking stands closer to the pitch.

This proposal is early in the planning stage and we are not yet able to provide a firm date as to when these changes might happen, if the proposals are taken forward. The proposals will change the shape of the stand, so not every seating position will remain entirely like-for-like, even though the vast majority of seats will move closer to the action.

For Season Ticket Holders in these stands, we will keep them fully informed about the consultation process on the changes, before we agree to any alterations to the current format of the stands. These supporters will be proactively contacted by the Club with further details once they are known and we will ensure that they have priority on both the new and existing seats.


https://www.whufc.com/news/articles/201 ... -questions
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

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Re: ticket prices gone up

Postby LeonRivers on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:54 am

A band 3 kids ticket is £200. £150 if they were a 'founder'.

Is that not "affordable"?
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Re: ticket prices gone up

Postby Mega Ron on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:55 am

It depends how much money you have.

I don't expect that someone from Mozambique can afford it.
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Re: Huge roses is ST prices

Postby LeonRivers on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:55 am

Mega Ron wrote:It's a little off to offer a price for founders but for anyone that's held a ticket in the 2 years since gets hit with the increase.

Or, by contrast, the tickets are affordable, and it's a nice touch to reward those that have been loyal with a little discount.
*devil's advocate*
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby sanchoz on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:56 am

HOME CUP SCHEME
By joining you will automatically be allocated your Season Ticket seat for all home cup games.*

PLUS - you will also receive double loyalty points for each home cup attendance and receive priority for any later cup round stages, subject to availability. When renewing online, you will receive a prompt at checkout stage asking to join.


AWAY SEASON TICKET
Guarantees you a ticket for every away Premier League fixture. Away Season Tickets are available on a renewal basis with the deadline of Tuesday 30 April. Any remaining spaces will be sold to those on the away scheme waiting list in priority order. To renew or join the waiting list please call the Ticket Office on 0333 030 1966. Terms and Conditions at eticketing.co.uk/WHUFC


https://seasontickets.whufc.com/exclusive-benefits
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Re: ticket prices gone up

Postby LeonRivers on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:57 am

Mega Ron wrote:It depends how much money you have.

I don't expect that someone from Mozambique can afford it.

...and they were supposed to be trying to attract football tourists. :lol:
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Re: ticket prices gone up

Postby arlhe on Tue Mar 12, 2019 10:59 am

**** that. Over 10% increase?

They can piss right off
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby Overchuffed on Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:01 am

So basically the only discount for Loyal "Founders" supporters compared to a Non-Founder is if you are an Under 16 sitting in Bands 1, 2 or 3.

And those Loyal Founders who are entitled to a discount from their non-Founder counterparts in Band 1, 2 or 3 , still have a 90%, 76% and 51% increase on last years price anyway.
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby Westbourne Bill on Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:02 am

Presumably those who have lower tier seats in the STB and BM stands near the corner flags and will actually see them move further away from goal line will see a price reduction then?!?

Perhaps they forgot to mention it.
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby Big George on Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:04 am

This is classic Brady divide and conquer tactics. "You should be grateful for the 50% increase, look what we are doing to non founders! We're really rinsing them!"

We have long thought we stumbled on a policy to price the u16's out of the premium bands (which the club have defined as bands 1-3) over the next few years.

The club outright denied this to us about 18 months ago but now they have increased the prices for 1-3 by between 50% & 100% for their treasured "founders" and even more for new applicants.

By not issuing u16 ticket prices for new u16 band one, I think we can see the way this is going.

Still, at least we've got beer shelves*

**we don't actually have beer shelves in our bit
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby S-H on Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:10 am

Helping to pay off some of last summers transfer budget?

I think this means we won't be spending much next season.
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Re: Huge rise in ST prices

Postby sanchoz on Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:15 am

This seasons prices if people want to compare to today's announcement:

http://www.kumb.com/story.php?id=132355" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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