Tamworth v AFC Rushden & Diamonds – Tuesday 15th October

AFC Rushden & Diamonds will travel to face Tamworth FC on Tuesday evening (KO 7:45) in the next away game of their 2019-20 campaign in the Southern League Premier Division Central.

The Lambs play at The Lamb Ground, Kettlebrook, Tamworth, Staffs B77 1AA. Directions for the 70 mile journey from Rushden are here.

There is a £10 parking charge for supporter’s coaches, £5 for mini buses and £2 for cars.

The Admission Prices are:

Main Stand Seats

  • Adults – £14
  • Concessions – £10
  • 16/17 year old – £6
  • Junior Lambs – £4
  • Mini Lambs – £2


  • Adults – £12
  • Concessions – £8
  • 16/17 year old – £4
  • Junior – £2


The club is not running a coach for this fixture. Details for future coach travel are here. Details for those using public transport are here. Local directions from the M42 or A5 are as follows:

Head west on the A5 from junction 10 of the M42 (there is a service area here). Continue along the A5 to the junction for Bitterscote. Leave the A5 at this junction (WARNING – VERY SHARP CURVE ON SLIP ROAD). At roundabout, take the exit just past McDonalds (direction Tamworth Castle) (Sainsbury’s is to your left. At roundabout, take fourth exit (direction Ankerside multi-storey). The Ladybridge Beefeater is on your left. Continue with the Snowdome on your right to the roundabout. Turn right at the roundabout (direction Nottingham, Burton, Nuneaton). At the next roundabout, turn left (direction Amington, Glascote). At the next roundabout, turn right (direction Glascote B5000). At the next roundabout, turn right (direction Kettlebrook). You will now be in the Kettlebrook Road. The entrance to The Lamb is the first right turn in Kettlebrook Road, about 50 yards from the roundabout.


The Lambs website is here, and their twitter feed here. They are managed by Gary Smith & Andrew Danylyszyn, with Thomas Bailie their Head of Senior Football. Other information can be found on the club directory page here.  

Player Profiles for the current squad are available here. You can also find the Diamonds player history here, along with a table summarising appearances and linking to their individual profiles. Player Sponsorship details are here.


Other Info

Details of the Diamonds First Team Squad can be found here, along with the latest player and match statistics 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 clubs in the Southern League 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.

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.

You can become a Club Member of AFC Rushden & Diamonds – details here.

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 let us know.

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