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From our reporters in Germany

Waving England on their way

claire_heald66.gif LUTON AIRPORT - Claire Heald writes:
Hours before take off and the Woods family from Worthing, Sussex, are easy to spot in the prime position to wave the England team off - even arriving before the plane.


Their white car is a mass of 48 St George crosses, from the bonnet through fluffy dice, seat, steering wheel, flags on the roof, and full Subbuteo pitch on the back parcel shelf.

Driver Daniel Woods, 22, says they have had a "mostly positive" response driving around their home town!

What of England's hopes? Daniel's hair is a dyed and shaved red and white flag so he's pretty confident.
"We are winning it, without a doubt," agreed his dad Richard, who has a second gold star ready to stick on the boot. For sisters Sam Woods and Sam Reeves it's Beckham and Lampard who are the main draws today...

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  • At 06:19 PM on 05 Jun 2006,
  • Vince wrote:

They look proper ledge with the flag on the head.

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