Match Day Information
PORT VALE AT HOME – SATURDAY 17th AUGUST 2019 (3:00pm) – GENERAL INFORMATION FOR SUPPORTERS
The Ammies entertain Port Vale in an EFL League Two fixture at the Peninsula Stadium. Turnstiles open at 1:30pm.
CASH ADMISSION ON THE DAY IS AVAILABLE AT FOR THE WEST STAND TERRACE ONLY – SEATS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE. PLEASE SEE THE OFFICE OPENING TIMES BELOW.
TICKET DETAILS – where to enter the ground
Below – plan of the stadium, showing turnstile blocks and numbers
One big change this season is that all four stands are now segregated, with their own turnstile. PLEASE NOTE- MATCH TICKETS will only allow admission at the appropriate turnstile (the turnstile number is printed on your season-ticket or match-ticket).
West Stand – Home terrace – Turnstile Block ‘B’ (Neville Road West) turnstiles 4,5 & 6. Admission is by match-ticket, season-ticket or cash at the turnstile. PLEASE NOTE: THIS AREA OF THE GROUND IS FOR HOME SUPPORTERS ONLY – AWAY FANS WILL BE TURNED AWAY OR EJECTED WITHOUT REFUND.
North Stand – Home seating – Turnstile Block ‘C’ (Moor Lane West) turnstiles 7 & 8. Admission is by match-ticket or season-ticket. No cash admission on the day.
South Stand – Home seating & standing – Turnstile Block ‘D’ (Moor Lane East) turnstiles 9 &10. Admission is by match-ticket or season-ticket. No cash admission on the day.
East Stand & North Stand Block ‘H’ – Away terrace and seats – Turnstile Block ‘A’ (Moor Lane East) turnstiles 1,2 & 3. Admission is by match-ticket at the turnstile only.
Ambulant Disabled Supporters – Please note that the turnstiles for the North Stand lead to a flight of stairs once inside the ground. The turnstiles for the West Stand and South Stand have level approaches and no stairs inside.
For away supporters accessing the East Stand / North Stand away seating – the forecourt for the away turnstiles can be accessed via a small number of steps from Moor Lane. There is also a gently sloping path that leads down to the forecourt – this path begins just to the west of the main doors of the North Stand and is accessible from Moor Lane.
Tickets can be purchased from the club office between 10am and 4pm on Friday.
TICKET OFFICE OPENING TIMES
Saturday 10am to 11:30am
UNFORTUNATELY WE CANNOT TAKE PHONE ORDERS FOR PORT VALE TICKETS
AWAY SUPPORTER COACHES
Away coaches may drop supporters outside Turnstile ‘A’ on Moor Lane and one can park there during the match, alongside the team coach. Alternative coach parking is available on Kersal Road. Stewards will be happy to advise on the day.
This season your season-ticket or match-ticket will display the seat number reserved for you, Please do not occupy any other seat. This season we will not be using the ‘Reserved for Season Ticket Holders’ seat stickers, although some may still be in place from last season.
CAR-PARKING AND PARK & RIDE SERVICE
We are pleased to confirm that the Park & Ride service will be running for this game,from its usual base. The former IT Lab car-park opens at 1:30pm with buses provided by our travel partner Swans Travel Ltd. making the shuttle journey to the drop-off point on Moor Lane. The service runs until kick-off and then again after the match and costs just £2 per vehicle.
Address for Park & Ride car park: Riverside, Agecroft Road, Swinton M27 8SJ
Please note that a resident-only parking scheme operates around the ground for home games. Hours of operation for this game are 5pm and midnight The extent of the zone is detailed below, in red. The club requests that supporters show consideration for our neighbours when choosing a place to park – please do not obstruct driveways and junctions.
North Stand – Situated in the northern section of the fanzone.
South Stand – Situated in at the east end of the stand, opposite the turnstile block.
West Stand – Situated in the southern section of the fanzone.
East Stand (away supporters only) – Situated to the rear of the East Stand).
The ’92 bar – situated in the North Stand, will be available for supporters in that stand before the game and during half-time. After the match it will be used as a lounge for players and officials, so will not be open to supporters.
South Stand bar – Will be open from Nevile Road at 12 noon for season-ticket holders only (please remember to bring your season-ticket card if you wish to access the bar prior to the game). At 2:30pm the bar will be emptied, with supporters then required to access the ground via the appropriate turnstile. During the game the bar will be accessible to supporters in the South Stand only. The South Stand bar will be open after the match, accessed from Nevile Road, again for season-ticket holders only.
CONSUMPTION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES
Alcoholic beverages cannot be consumed where there is a view of the playing field. The ’92 bar and private boxes are also subject to this regulation.
NO SMOKING ZONE
This season supporters will not be able to smoke or use e-cigarettes anywhere within the stadium.
Supporters are not allowed to bring drums or other musical instruments into the ground – they will be confiscated by our stewards if an attempt is made to bring them into the ground.
Please note – Supporters are not allowed to encroach onto the playing field before, during or after games at The Peninsula Stadium. Any incursion onto the playing field may be reported by match officials to The FA /EFL, and action may be taken against the club as a result. e will scrutinise footage of any pitch incursion at The Peninsula Stadium and will not hesitate to take appropriate action against those responsible. Supporters apprehended during games will be ejected from the stadium and barred from future attendance.