Away Ground Guide - Altrincham Saturday 15 December 2018






Altrincham FC.,
   Moss Lane,
                    Altrincham WA15 8AP.
  
The official ground capacity (2006) is 6,085, which comprises:







  • Hale End terrace: 1,434 - this is the away supporters' end.
  • Golf Road terrace: 1,554 - this is the home supporters' end.
  • Popular Side terrace: 1,774 - this is normally for home support but can be split at various points to allow away support as well.
  • Main Stand and vicinity 1,133 - not normally segregated.
  • Family Stand 190 - not normally segregated.

  • Admission Prices for League Games 2018-19

    Altrincham Football tells us.....
    • Adults £13
    • Concessions £10
    • Juniors (12-16) £5
    • Under 12s £1


    It is a while since we engaged in meaningful combat with Alty, but if old hedgie’s memory of matters on the park are a tad sketchy as far as Alty v County is concerned, your faithful scribe is as resolved as ever to head for the Cheshire wetlands dressed for the Delhi monsoon season ……please….ignore the weather forecasts…listen to hedgie….don the mack and the layers!

    It is but a short hop from Stockport to the stadium, which has a capacity of  just over 6000 so there is plenty of room , and no reason at all for the away end ( only) to be all ticket as it was the last time we visited these parts!


    The toilets left a lot to be desired last time ( 2016) but hopefully will be better this season!

    Beware the bogs !


    Musical Instruments , for some bizarre reason, were banned last time around, hence hedgie’s impromptu performance on the spoons ( see pic) ................

     
    Spoons solo fails to draw an audience!

    .......................lets hope for a more musically enlightened approach in 2018/19( but the spoons will be in my pocket!)

    Sustenance!  




    Whilst the  quality of the food on offer is generally fine,  the system of `popular prices’ ( well…. they like ‘em) is irksome.
    Eat afore yee go was hedgie`s advice, but late word from the Altrinham club is worth consideration.............


    A message to visiting County fans from the Altrincham FC Catering Team

    We’re pleased to advise that our away end has a new catering unit for this season which has allowed us to expand the range of food and drink offered to visiting fans.

    https://www.altrinchamfc.com/club/menu-at-the-j-davidson-stadium

    We haven’t got chips in there yet, but we are doing a familiar matchday meal deal for you of “Pie, Mash, Peas, Gravy” for £5, Pie only £2.70, a 6oz Cheeseburger for £3.50 or a Jumbo Hot Dog with onions for £2.50. We’ve plenty of hot drinks including Bovril for £1.50 and cold cans for £1.

    Our team look forward to serving you this Saturday in the FA Trophy and New Years Day.





     


    Getting there......

    By car:-
    M60
    M56 to J6
    A538 for 2-2 miles
    right onto Westminster Rd
    forward on to Bancroft Rd
    forward on to Moss Lane

    By coach:-

    The Fingerpost Flyer will get you there ( details to follow)....

    Leaves Finger 13.30/ Mercian Way 13.45
    Adults & unaccompanied U16`s  £9
    Accompanied U16`s  £6
    Ring 07896 536757 to book, but not after 7.30 pm please


    Real Ale hostelries near the ground are....

    King George which is just 0.2m away on Moss Lane...





    and ...a further 0.3m out on Stockport Road( Timperley) is 

    The Old Hall

     
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