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Further Edgbaston Ashes ticket sale

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A fresh batch of tickets for the most anticipated sporting contest this summer will be available on Thursday.

A new release of general sale tickets for the third npower Ashes Test at Edgbaston will go on sale on Thursday February 5 at 10.30am.

The potentially decisive middle Test of the five-match series between England and Australia begins on Thursday July 30.

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Tickets are priced at £75 each and are available for the first four days. They can be purchased by calling 0844 277 1882 or by clicking here. Please note that tickets are subject to a £2.50 booking fee.

Newly-appointed captain Andrew Strauss is set to lead England in pursuit of regaining the Ashes urn which Australia won back Down Under in 2006-07.

Edgbaston is renowned for its superb atmosphere and memories will be strong of England’s epic two-run victory there against Australia in 2005.

Viewing hospitality is sold out for the first two days but there is still limited availability in non-viewing facilities for the Thursday and Friday from £500 per head.

Pitch-facing boxes are available for the Saturday. For more information about a corporate day out contact Jane Huxley on 0121 446 3610 or via email at

This year Edgbaston will also host a NatWest one-day international against West Indies on Tuesday May 26 and the Twenty20 finals day on Saturday August 15. To book tickets for either of these call the ticket hotline on 0870 062 1902 or click here.

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