Sell­ing Tick­ets for Foot­ball Club

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WHEN break­fast DJ Evans’s col­leagues at Ra­dio 2 spot him in the cor­ri­dor, their hearts sink. That’s be­cause they know that he is about to start bad­ger­ing them to buy an As­cot United Su­per Soc­cer scratch­card. The for­mer Don’t For­get Your Tooth­brush host never goes any­where with­out a sheaf of the fundrais­ing raf­fle tick­ets in his pocket, flog­ging tens of thou­sands of them each week to peo­ple that he meets at BBC record­ings, clas­sic car shows and in the Grou­cho Club bar. Of course, the vast ma­jor­ity of the pro­ceeds from the cards goes to fund his lo­cal foot­ball club, but not be­fore Chris has creamed off a hefty com­mis­sion.

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