Here's a photocopy of an internal memo sent around UK Virgin megastores. The memo details the use of 'Nintendo Wii Countdown Clocks' that will obviously ticker down to the official launch date/time of the wii console.
The memo also states that Nintendo will be contacting the aforementioned stores on the 14th August for installation of these timers.
Here's a list of the stores receiving the clocks:
If anyone here in the UK lives close to these stores you might wanna go check them out tomorrow.