AFC Rushden & Diamonds will play the next home game of their 2017-18 campaign in the EVO-STIK League South, East when they host Aylesbury United at Hayden Rd, Rushden on Saturday afternoon (KO 3pm).
This game has been designated as a Pay What You Want Game. Supporters will be able to donate what they like to the club when coming through the turnstiles instead of the usual matchday prices. Season tickets will be valid as usual with all other supporters being able to take up this offer.
Now we are well into the final month of the season, there is a reminder that details of the rules for promotion and relegation can be found in the document originally published on this website last August can be found here
AFC Rushden & Diamonds play at Hayden Rd, Rushden NN10 0HX
– see here
for a map of the ground and local area. The ground itself is best accessed from the west. Take the A6 Rushden and Higham bypass, and exit at the junction with Newton Road. Follow the road past the cemetery, and take the sharp right hand turn immediately after the Risdene Academy onto Hayden Road. The ground is approximately a quarter of a mile on the left.
for additional travel details as well as information on parking and facilities at Hayden Road.
The Ducks website is here, and their twitter feed here. They are managed by Ben Williams. Other information can be found on the club directory page here.
There is a Diamonds Match Diary here
, and the club twitter feed will provide the latest information before, during and after the match using the link https://twitter.com/AFCRD
or by following @AFCRD
. See below for details of all the social media options for following the Diamonds, spearheaded by Radio Diamonds
for most league games.
Player and Match Sponsorship options are detailed in the Commercial Section of this website as detailed here
The latest fixture news is here
. You can find a directory of all of the EVO-STIK League South, East Clubs, with links to web pages, twitter feeds etc here
, where you will also find a set of links to other useful resources.
There are a range of social media options available to help follow the Diamonds, with the well used and liked twitter feed
to the fore, as well as a Facebook page
and Club Instagram Page (follow afcrd), and a Snapchat service, accessible on mobile platforms such as an iOS
Phone, so you can follow the live matchday story by finding afcrd on Snapchat.
Radio Diamonds will broadcast commentary on the game – details here
Don’t forget you can get a regular Diamonds news bulletin delivered to your inbox, including details of all the forthcoming fixtures by signing up to the Club Newsletter – you will see a sign-up box on the right-hand side of the site homepage – just under the Gold Bond Logo.
For details of the history of AFC Rushden & Diamonds see here
There are details on how to become a member of AFC R&D here
, as well as news on Season Tickets, Multiple Game Tickets and related prices here
The club depends upon volunteer support from its fanbase. If you would like to join the group who help either on matchdays or behind the scenes see here
People accessing the website via Tablet or Mobile who want to access some of the nested menus on the website may find the “Quick Links
” tab useful – found just under the “Auto Windscreens” logo on the homepage.