Ceremony

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony: Raging bull and classic cars celebrate best of…

29 July 2022, 00:25 | Updated: 29 July 2022, 00:34 The Commonwealth Games have kicked off in style, with the opening ceremony spectacle including a raging bull and classic cars to celebrate the best of Birmingham. Local musical heroes Duran Duran and Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi took center stage during the ceremony, which honored …

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony: Raging bull and classic cars celebrate best of… Read More »

Commonwealth Games open in Birmingham with giant bull, classic cars and library on fire taking center stage at opening ceremony

The 22nd Commonwealth Games has officially begun with a huge opening ceremony kicking off the competition in Birmingham. Starting at 8pm and lasting about two and a half hours, the ceremony took place at the Alexander Stadium with Prince Charles watching from the stands. It came almost 10 years to the day since the critically-acclaimed …

Commonwealth Games open in Birmingham with giant bull, classic cars and library on fire taking center stage at opening ceremony Read More »

Commonwealth Games 2022: A Raging Bull and quirky opening ceremony prove there’s life left yet in Birmingham Games

To borrow an oft-quoted phrase, reports of the death of the Commonwealth Games have long been greatly exaggerated. The chorus of cynics fire their shots with the unerring accuracy of a boxer’s uppercut, nag away for a few days and then, by the time everything is done, it’s ‘see you in four years’. Because here …

Commonwealth Games 2022: A Raging Bull and quirky opening ceremony prove there’s life left yet in Birmingham Games Read More »

Commonwealth Games open in Birmingham with giant bull, classic cars and library on fire taking center stage at opening ceremony | UK News

The 22nd Commonwealth Games has officially got under way with a huge opening ceremony kicking off the competition in Birmingham. Starting at 8pm and due to last about two and a half hours, the ceremony is at the Alexander Stadium with Prince Charles watching from the stands. It comes almost 10 years to the day …

Commonwealth Games open in Birmingham with giant bull, classic cars and library on fire taking center stage at opening ceremony | UK News Read More »