AFC Rushden & Diamonds travel to face Witton Albion in the Second Qualifying Round of the Buildbase FA Trophy on Saturday at Wincham Park (Ko 3pm).
Witton Albion play at Wincham Park, Chapel Street, Wincham, Cheshire CW9 6DA. Directions for the trip of around 130 miles can be found here. The ground is not readily accessible via public transport, the best option being a taxi from Northwich station.
Coach Travel is available for this game – details here.
Admission Prices for this game are Adults £10.00 OAP’s £ 7.00 Aged 16 – 21 £ 5.00 Under 16’s £ 2.00 (Matchday Programme: £ 2.00)
If the scores are level after 90 minutes, the match will be replayed on Tuesday 13th November at Hayden Rd.
The Social Club will be open from 1pm, where cooked food and alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks can be obtained. However, before Kick-Off, there will be NO ACCESS from within the stadium to the Social Club. This means that for pre-match alcoholic refreshments, please do NOT enter the stadium, but go straight to the Social Club front door at the front of the stadium. Please note that under FA Competitions Rule 13(b) (iv) – No alcohol will not be permitted inside the stadium.
The Car Park is past the Social Club on the right. The spaces in front of the stadium are for reserved parking.
A refreshment kiosk will be open before and during the match inside the stadium, and is accessible from both stand and terraces. There is also a souvenir shop and museum which will be open half an hour before the game and at half time.
The Albion website is here
, and their twitter feed here
. They are managed by Carl Macauley.
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.
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Radio Diamonds will broadcast commentary on the game – details here
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