Wrong date printed on thousands of Bonnyrigg Rose v Hibs tickets

Bonnyrigg Rose saw off Dumbarton in the 3rd round. Picture; Robert Perry
Bonnyrigg Rose saw off Dumbarton in the 3rd round. Picture; Robert Perry
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FANS flocking to Bonnyrigg’s Scottish Cup clash with holders Hibs should take note of the date with destiny – after thousands of tickets were issued for the wrong day.

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Picture Robert Perry

Picture Robert Perry

The David and Goliath tie of the fourth-round has been switched to Hearts’ Tynecastle stadium as junior club Rose’s tiny New Dundas Park ground is too small for the demand.

But Hearts have printed tickets stating a 3pm kick-off on Sunday, January 22, when the game actually gets under way 24 hours earlier.

A Bonnyrigg spokesman blamed a “clerical error”.