In advance of our home fixture against Southend United on Saturday 12th February, 17:20 kick-off, the Club would like to provide an update to both home and away fans.
All fans are advised to arrive early due to additional security screenings.
All fans are advised to read our Ground Rules and Regulations for fan behaviour at the Laithwaite Community Stadium. The information can be found here
Supporters are reminded that all bottle tops will be removed upon entry to the Laithwaite Community Stadium, and when purchased from the numerous catering outlets in the ground.
Instruments are not permitted in the ground.
General details for fans:
Gate one will open at 14:30
Gates two and four will open at 15:00
Gates one and four are for home fans
Gate two is for away fans
Both sets of fans are encouraged to purchase tickets in advance to avoid long queues at the turnstiles.
Away fans have been allocated the Chris Lane Terrace and a section of the seated Seymours Community LGS. Seating is limited; please give priority to the elderly, vulnerable and families.
Female supporters can collect free tickets as part of the #HerGameToo initiative.
On matchday, home fans can collect their tickets from gates one and four, and away fans from gate two.
Southend fans are reminded that availability will be limited based on the away allocation.
In order to skip the matchday queues, fans can also collect these tickets in advance from the Club reception; Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00.
There will be no additional parking available at the ground on matchday as all spaces in our car park have been allocated. For those fans wishing to drive to the match, please park in our designated car park, Heathside Crescent (GU22 7AG).
Supporters parking on site will be advised that egress from the car parks will be delayed for 20 minutes after the final whistle to allow for safe pedestrian egress from the ground. The Cardinals Bar and Fan Zone will remain open to Cards supporters.
If you have questions, ring the club on 01483 772470, Monday – Friday, 10:00 – 15:00. If you require further assistance, please email the Club at firstname.lastname@example.org.