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Deadline looming for Commenwealth Games volunteers

ImageBy Hayley Parr

The deadline is getting closer for people wanting to be volunteers at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

By midnight Thursday organisers are hoping that 15,000 volunteers have submitted their form to help out at the event.

London 2012 chairman Lord Coe has said volunteers are “vital” to the event in ensuring the city hosts a “great games”.

Roles at the Games include helping athletes and spectators at the games venues and villages also more specialist roles such as medical and sports experts.

Around 25,000 people will be interviewed in Glasgow between April and December.

Applicants must be 16 and over, available for at least eight days during the Games between 23 July and 3 August next year and eligible to work in the UK.

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