The Fifa World Cup is the most prestigious sporting event on Earth, the one everyone’s been waiting for! A football tournament in which 32 nations take part in every four years with this year’s contest starting on the 14th June in Moscow against Russia and Saudi Arabia. Russia will be the hosts this year which means that 64 matches will be played across 11 different Russian cities and the champions will be crowned on the 15th July at Luzhniki Stadium! Here’s everything you need to know!
The most exciting of all Marvel events is happening next week and here at Escapade we just cannot wait! Yes, that’s it, Avengers: Infinity War is out and we will finally get to watch Earth’s most powerful superheroes take on the Mad Titan, Thanos. Featuring over 60 characters, this will include all of our favourites from Captain America to Spiderman, Hulk to Black Widow and many more and will also mark the 10th anniversary of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. So for all you Marvel fanatics out there, we thought we would take the time to share 5 interesting facts about Avengers: Infinity War!
Starting on the 17th and ending on the 23rd March, Sport Relief is a collective challenge to beat a billion steps a day with an emphasis on the public to make every step count. The grand finale takes place on March 23rd with a show being hosted on BBC One by Zoe Ball and Greg James. This year Zoe Ball will be raising money for mental health awareness which has been prompted after the death of her boyfriend last year who suffered depression. Greg James who in 2016 finished five triathlons in five days in five cities and raised over £750,000 is said to have been taking on an even bigger challenge this year.
If you’re a Star Wars fan then you no doubt grew up with the franchise and are waiting with baited breath for The Last Jedi. Until that is released, we do not know for certain what the future holds for the galactic empire but we can speculate on what might become of it!