Away Ground Guide 4 - AFC Fylde (Monday 31 August 2015)

AFC Fylde
Kellamergh Park,
WARTON, Lancashire,

Ground Capacity ;  3,000.( Seating 533)

What can you say about Kellamergh Park? Lots probably, but I am conscious of restrictions placed on me by the Laws of the land. The stadium is miles from anywhere, and is positioned precisely nowhere, as far as I can ascertain. Its not in a town.....hamlet or even near a house, but there`s plenty of grass...mud, and sheep in the vicinity!
No seats were provided for the County supporters,last time around, which again I felt was not a great way to treat the more elderly and infirm amongst us, so the 600 or so County fans , last season,spread themselves about over a mix of terraced areas, only one of which was covered!

Woody`s Eatery.


Fullers Bar- not for us though !

I noticed that Fullers Bar was on site, serving alcohol, but only to home fans( and those of Blackpool and Preston of course).  Refreshments for County fans ( the majority) were restricted to the usual non alcoholic variety via 2 outlets. To be fair these both looked to be doing a good job, and I am reliably informed that the meat & potato pies were excellent, whilst the coffee had what one discerning County supporter described as ` a curious flavour’.

The Meat & Potato Pies were OK however !

Admission Prices 2015/16:

Adults                                           £12

Concessions                                   £9

Under 16's /Students 16/18          £5

M60 to J15
M6 to J32
M55 TO J3  (signposted A585 Fleetwood/Kirkham).
Turn left towards signs for Kirkham. In around 3/4 mile you will approach a roundabout. Then follow the signs for Wrea Green and Lytham St. Annes (2nd exit) B5259.
After another 500 yards you will approach a new roundabout (go straight on) and 1/4 mile you will go over main Preston/Blackpool railway bridge and drop down almost immediately to a small mini roundabout (pub on left called Kingfisher). Carry on straight over this and up to main roundabout (another 200 yards) at junction of main Preston/Blackpool A583. Go straight over roundabout and drive on into Wrea Green Village.
At 2nd mini roundabout in the centre of the village (Church on right and Primary School) take left turn into Bryning Lane, signposted on The Green (small white signpost) to Warton (2 miles).The Green will now be on your right as you exit out of the village and in around 1.8 miles you will come to the Birley Arms Pub on your left.
Turn left at The Birley Arms Pub Car park and continue to drive through the car park down an access road and park in the Main Club Car Park located behind the Main Stand.
Approximate mileage from motorway to the ground is around 5 miles and will take around 10 minutes in a car to travel.
Nearest Railway Station: Kirkham & Wesham 4 miles away, (For a Taxi – call Kirkham Macs on 01772 683003).
Estimated Journey Time ;   1 hour 10 minutes

Post Code for Sat Nav ; PR4 1TN

Nearest Real Ale pubs ; 

Adjacent to ground             ;    Birley Arms
0.9m   away                          :    Clifton Arms  , Lytham Road. 

For Coach Travel.......

Fingerpost flier leaves the Finger at 12.00/ Picks up outside the TS : 12.15
Fare : £14   / Under 16`s £10
To book ring Lou on 07896536757

Ian Brown


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