A video memory of the World Cup Final. Final ticket
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A tiny black & white Tv and I've been hooked on football ever since
Celebrating round Trafalgar Sq
1966 Could get a ticket for the final but went to the 3 group stage games at Hillsbrough
Drove from Liverpool to the final and bought a ticket on the day
Aged 8 watching at home with the family
I was a bridesmaid on the day of the final
We were one of the few on the street that had a TV so everyone came round
Remember World Cup Willie song
Watching in a bar in Canning Town
Watching the World Cup at home
Gordon Banks and Geoff Hurst
Watched the final on a RAF airfield in Germany
Never in doubt
Watched the final in a WREN Navy camp
Nobby Styles without any teeth in
Too young to remember it
I remember my Dad crying because England won
Watching at a friend's house was fantastic
I got a ticket the night before the World Cup final
We were one of the few houses with a TV
The fourth goal
At home with Mam and Dad
My nephew was given a World Cup tie
Banks and Hurst lived just round the corner from me
Looking for a TV to watch the final on!
Watching with my Dad on a black and white TV
I remember Dad crying because we had won
My Dad was convinced we would lose
Both of us still laugh at the memory of leaving the famous old Stadium.
Puddyvale field hosts a World Cup final replay
An early taste of Party 7!
Lights go out in Elm Grove, Portsmouth
A memorable commentary
During June and July of 1966 Eddie O'Keeffe and Michael O'Sullivan went to London to work a summer job for a few weeks......
The one day the paper arrived early!
A life changing decision is averted.
Mum isn't a fan but son was always going to remember the date!
Hurst's third causes carnage in the lounge
A tactical retreat at the final whistle
A very first memory
German hospitality at its best
The saga of an unused ticket
A kickabout with some famous neighbours!
Good natured rivalry
Welcoming a hero back to the village
At work, but the final is essential viewing
A honeymoon memory
Not many students can say they've played with two World Cup winners!
What's the fuss all about?
An ill timed paper round but a special tea almost makes up for it
Magnanimous Germans leave a lasting impression on a 12 year old
Is this where the German tradition of laying out towels started?
A day an 8 year old would never forget
Listening in from Stonehenge
The drinks are on the Americans!
A young boy can't believe his luck
Celebratory grape juices all round
It was definitely over the line!
Voices of 66
No football but plenty of sweets!
A very late fourth goal for England!
Brian Henry Thistle
A Scotsman who enjoyed England's win!
Trying not to offend the German hosts.
A seat at the final amongst German support
A mod pilgimage to Brighton
Drunken badminton in Germany!
The deadly right boot of Carl Gillam
An unused World Cup final ticket
Mum and Dad make it easy to remember the date
A 5 yard bus journey in Spain
A father and daughter bond
A large brandy seals the deal
The insurance man comes a calling
Greaves absence is a worry to a 7 year old
Listening in on sea and land
Normal banking decorum is abandoned for 120 minutes
Silencing the laughter.
An unusual mode of transport home from Scout camp to see the final
Shopping is the priority
A divided family
The very proud daughter of a World Cup winner
Partying in central London
Christine Kerr & Mike Kerr
Memorable first steps!
An unfortunately timed car accident
A diplomatic incident is narrowly avoided
English and German Scouts enjoy the final together.
A badly times school trip to the flat lands.
Somewhere on the Isle of Man!
A converted troop ship divided.
Could they have picked a worse time for their wedding?
The family with help from a German legend make it a memorable tournament
A subdued "Auld Enemy"
Free tickets to the final and some drinks sales!
Lifelong friendships formed despite "der Dritte Tör"
A deserted stadium and the opportunity to touch the famous crossbar.
Mrs Geoffrey Cochran
A few absentees as the happy couple tie the knot
Singing and dancing in Trafalgar Square
A small town in Malta celebrates!
All hell breaks out at the Perry Barr underpass!
An interesting piece of memorabilia!
Maureen & John Mongey
An unusual reminder of the World Cup final
Hitching back to Chorley
Traffic congestion problems on the way to Norfolk
Plans to celebrate a 70th birthday with a repeat of the final
Paul & Linda Gray
England are the team in red
Press passes come in very handy after the final!
A first tube journey
Watching with dad
Plane spotting on cup final day
Half price ticket for the World Cup final
Philip Larkin called it correctly in this case where the father is concerned
A long lasting friendship formed with a German family
A memorable 14th birthday
Watched it in Watchet.
Guy R Clements
A scout group are told the score by a German during a hike!
At least one person was unaware there was a World Cup final being played!
A drama at sea as the final is going on
A World Cup winner mistaken for a mascot!
A World Cup Willie mishap causes tears
The back seat of a metallic blue Zephyr 6
Sent on a half time errand
Splice the Mainbrace!
A Scotsman starts trouble between England and Germany fans
A ticket secured the day before the final
"We have a spare ticket for the World Cup Final, would Philip like to go"
The roads are quiet for a first driving lesson.
An England win means having to ask for a stamp in French!
Celebrating with German sailors in Weymouth!
Two happy Hammers celebrate in Scotland
Watching in a cafe in Tunisia surrounded by Germans
Watching with the opposition.
A race back up the M6 in time to see the trophy presented
Tuning in and cheering England on from the jungle in Borneo!
Forward planning pays off to provide a memorable final day at Wembley
Securing a ticket for the final, only one small problem...
In memory of Jack Harvey
A memorable first trip to London
Having to work on cup final day
A disgruntled German has his Italian holiday ruined
The final competes with a 9th birthday party
Enjoying the hospitality of German strangers.
The World Cup final interrupted by a paper round.
A bride learns you should always check the fixture list before booking your wedding!
I am someone who KNOWS the ball was over the line!
A memorable road trip for a group of friends from Widnes.
Bill and Hazel to the rescue!
Nina Clark RGN
A stressful time on the cardiac ward!
The 1966 World Cup; I was there.
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A hat trick of finals at Wembley!
On holiday in Basel on World Cup Final Day
I was 14 years old in 1966 and was crossing the Atlantic on an ocean liner with my mother on the day of the final.
My 11th birthday
Egg, chips and peas ahead of the World Cup final
Watching the final in Der Rote Ochse bar, Heidelberg.
A deserted Wembley Stadium & a chance to touch the cross bar Geoff Hurst hit!
I was working in Frankfurt am Main, West Germany in 1966 and watched the match at an Anglo German American club I had joined.
Drawing the short straw on Final day
I was 4 years old during the 1966 World Cup
I remember attending the Final in July 1966 as a 14 year old together with my three friends and accompanied by two adults.
Nicola Chadwick, writing on behalf of Audrey Barker
"Just ask for Jack"
A raffle, a wedding and a 30 bob offer!
A day never to be forgotten.
£3, 17 shillings and sixpence worth of football.
50p to watch the final at Wembley!
It's in the blood.
An eight year old gets his first sighting of the beautiful game
Married at St.Pauls Church Ryhope in morning had our reception atPalantine Hotel in Sunderland a day to remember on your wedding day..
The '66 final replayed!
Twenty days and ten matches to tell the grandchildren about!
John Ayling OBE
Celebrating a World Cup win with tea at Myrna's!
Ron recalls his early career, playing for Wolves and his time playing for England
The first ever World Cup Willie Cup provides a form of therapy.
On holiday trying to watch the final!
Memories of my father
A shining example
Geoff Hurst puts an end to any recorder practise.
Youth Hosteling on World Cup final day!
Watching on TV
A trip to the school outfitters during the final!
3 excellent group matches at Villa Park and tickets to the World Cup Final!
A special delivery on the day of the World Cup Final
Jibbing in to the World Cup Final!
Gordon Taylor OBE
A fantastic night for me and English football!
I was there- attending the World Cup Final
To this day, we Irons supporters claim that West Ham won the World Cup!
A full set of tickets
The only game of football I've ever watched
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