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Match info: Stevenage


Monday 12 February 2018
FGR Media


Doidge celebrates scoring in the last game between the two sides

It’s a return to The New Lawn tomorrow night as Mark Cooper’s side look to make it four wins in succession at home.

This is the first game since the 2-1 victory over Coventry City after Saturday’s trip to Newport County was postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

Here are all the details you need if you are heading to the match tomorrow evening:

Tickets

As ever, FGR supporters can save up to £2 per ticket by buying their tickets in advance of a match day – another great reason to make a purchase early.

CLICK HERE to visit FGR’s online ticketing portal to purchase tickets or alternatively the FGR reception is open Monday to Friday from 9am to 3pm to take orders over the phone on 01453 834860.

Fans who live closer to the Nailsworth can visit reception in person to pick up a ticket during the same times too.

Stevenage were sent an initial allocation of 200 tickets to sell, with no restrictions in place. Travelling supporters can buy from their club, online or on match day.

Ticket prices

Advanced and online:

  East Premium East Standard Standing
Adult £21 £19 £16
Senior (65+) £17 £15 £12
Young Adults (16-21) £12 £10 £8
Juniors (u16s) £8 £7 £5
Kids (u11s) £3 FREE FREE 

On the day:

  East Premium East Standard Standing
Adult £23 £21 £18
Senior (65+) £19 £17 £14
Young Adults (16-21) £13 £11 £9
Juniors (u16s) £9 £8 £6
Kids (u11s) £4 FREE FREE ​ 

The Facilities

Away fans are invited to watch the match from our West Terrace (standing only), which can hold up to 975 people.

The West Terrace is an uncovered standing terrace at the moment - we have plans to create a covered seating area, but it won't be ready in time for your arrival unfortunately.

That said, we'd advise fans to bring appropriate clothing in case of inclement weather - particularly as The New Lawn is on top of a hill and is exposed to the elements.

On arrival, all away supporters will be welcomed into the stadium via the West Terrace turnstiles, numbers nine and ten.

For away supporters who require wheelchair accessible seating, there are a very limited number available in our East Stand.

Travel and parking

Club address:
The New Lawn
Another Way
Nailsworth
GL6 0FG

Car:

Sat Nav: GL6 0ET

From the North OR South (M5):

At junction 13 exit onto the A419 towards Stroud. Go through three roundabouts, on meeting the A46, follow signs to‘Bath/Nailsworth’.

Turn right at the mini roundabout in the centre of Nailsworth – heading up Spring Hill.

Go through one roundabout and turn left at the second for FGR.

From the East (M4):

Leave the M4 at Junction 18 and follow the A46 directly to Nailsworth.

On reaching Nailsworth, turn left at the mini-roundabout and head up Spring Hill.

Go through the first roundabout and turn left at the second for The New Lawn.

Public transport:

If travelling by public transport the closest train station is Stroud. Walk three minutes from the station to the bus stop outside Merrywalks Shopping Centre and catch the 63 bus to Forest Green which takes approximately 30 minutes.

You can view the route 63 bus timetable on the Bus Times website

Find train times on the National Rail website. 

Parking:

The popular Forest Green Park & Ride service is available for tomorrow night’s match,

FGR will operate the park and ride service from local engineering company Renishaw (Stroud Rd, GL5 5HA). Over 200 spaces are available on a first come, first served basis costing just £5 per car (cash only).

The service will start at 5.30pm with regular coaches running to and from the ground right up until kick off. After the conclusion of the match, coaches will take fans back to Renishaw from the bus stop outside The New Lawn on the main road with the final coach leaving the ground at 10.30pm.

Fans can still use the car park at Nailsworth School, which is a short walk from the stadium, priced at £5, as spaces at the ground will be for those who have pre-booked only.

Hospitality

Make the most of your FGR match day by coming up early to eat and drink in either The Green Man or Carol Embrey Suite.

The New Lawn doors will open from 4.45pm for fans to get set for an evening of Gloucestershire football.

The Green Man pub will be open to home fans before the match with a selection of drinks and hot food available to buy.

Rovers fans who have bought tickets in the East Stand can enjoy the very popular Carol Embrey Suite before, during and after the game.

This is also the location for the sponsors’ man of the match award presentation, which will take place after the match and all home fans are invited to attend the presentation.

VIP dining is available too, which offers diners their own personal reserved table in the Carol Embrey Suite to relax and soak up the atmosphere at the New Lawn ahead of kick off. You’ll also get a choice of superb food from the match day menu, half-time coffee and cakes, a complimentary drink on arrival, reserved seats in the East Stand, a copy of the match day magazine and reserved car parking.

Prices are set at £40 + VAT per person and you can find out more by speaking to Jonty in the commercial team on 01453 837431 or emailing jonty.welch@fgrfc.com.

The away bar will be open from 4.45pm serving a selection of hot drinks, beers and ciders as well as a selection of snacks.

Coverage

Full commentary of the match will be available on BBC Radio Gloucestershire on 1413AM as well as through the club’s digital audio offering–Green Devils Live.

Stay up to date on Twitter by following @FGRFC_Official, which will have all of the team news before kick-off and updates throughout the game.

There will also be key updates and team news on Facebook. Round-up the clash by checking out the club website where there will be a full report looking back on the encounter.

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