Stourbridge FC v AFC Rushden & Diamonds – Saturday 18th August

AFC Rushden & Diamonds will play the next away game of their initial campaign at Step 3 of Non-League Football in the EVO-STIK South Premier Division Central when they travel to face Stourbridge FC on Saturday afternoon (KO 3pm).

The Glassboys play at War Memorial Athletic Ground, High Street, Amblecote West Midlands DY8 4HN, which is 89 miles from Rushden – click here for directions.
The club is running a coach for this fixture – details here.

Admission Prices for the fixture are:

  • £10 Adults
  • £7 OAPs (over 65’s)
  • £5.00 (13 to 18)
  • FOC under 13 accompanied with a paying adult

ALL supporters now enter the ground via the Turnstile block behind the Church End goal (on the main road passing the ground), there is no cash admission through the old Archway entrance – this is solely for Players and officials only – any supporter will be politely asked to walk to the other turnstiles, about 100yds down the main road that runs past the ground.

There is also NO supporter parking onsite (this is reserved solely for Members of Stourbridge FC – obviously, players & officials do get parked) although any disabled supporter who requires assistance will, of course, be allocated a space – if this is the case, then please email Stourbridge Club Secretary Clive Eades directly, at least 24 hours before kick-off, with name and vehicle registration number.


The Glassboys website is here, and their twitter feed here. They are managed by Gary Hackett. Other information can be found on the club directory page here
Other Info
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 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 Premier Division Central, 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 or Android 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 please get in touch.
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