Kettering Town v AFC Rushden & Diamonds (Hillier Senior Cup) – Tuesday 6th February

AFC Rushden & Diamonds will travel to Burton Latimer to face Kettering Town in the NFA Hillier Senior Cup Semi Final on Tuesday evening (KO 7:45pm).

The Poppies play at Latimer Park, Polwell Lane, Burton Latimer NN15 5PS.

 Admission prices are: Adult £10, Concessions £6, juniors £1

Kettering Town have made the following announcement regarding segregation:

We are due to play at home to AFC Rushden & Diamonds next Tuesday,6th February, at 7.45pm in the Northants Hillier Senior Cup final.

After due consultation, it has been decided that this game will segregated inside the ground.

AFC Rushden & Diamonds fans will be accommodated at the Station Road end including seating in the stand at that end.

Away fans will be directed to the gate nearest the Station Road end where a temporary turnstile will be set up. We will set up a programme and Klondike ticket selling table, toilets, and both hot food and cold drinks (bar) outlets.

Precautionary fencing will be in place and stewards will be on hand to advise all supporters of the arrangements for the evening

The clubhouse bar will not be segregated before the game,and there will be stewards in the bar as a precaution. Home fans will have access to the clubhouse at half time with away fans having their own bar/facilities in the ground.

There will be no ‘ changing of ends’ at half time.

The Safety Officer will assess the departure procedures for the end of the game and if needed will communicate this on the tannoy during the second half.

We would ask all supporters to respect the arrangements and each other so that the experience on the pitch can be enjoyed by all.

Thank you to all supporters in advance of this game.



Other Info

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