Gillingham v Barnet
npower league 2
Wednesday 26th December
Stadium: Priestfield Stadium, Redfern Avenue, Kent, ME7 4DD
Telephone: 01634 300000
Club Colours: Blue & White
Nickname: The Gills
Official Club Website: www.gillinghamfootballclub.com
Brief Directions By Road: Over the Queen Elizabeth Bridge on the M25 and onto its junction 2 where you turn off onto the A2. Eventually this becomes the M2 but you have one of two options both kindly provided by Gillingham FC. At the start of the M2 keep left and follow A289 towards Gillingham. Continue towards Gillingham and go through the Medway Tunnel (Priestfield Stadium is signposted from here). Continue on the A289 ignoring the turn off for Gillingham town centre, until you reach the Strand roundabout after about a mile. Turn right at this roundabout and up the hill and over the level crossing. Take the second left past the level crossing into Linden Road and the ground is along this road on the right. Leave the M2 at its Junction 4 and take the A278 signposted Gillingham, Go straight across two roundabouts and at the 3rd turn left onto the A2 towards Gillingham town centre. At the traffic lights (A231), turn right into Nelson Road then right turn into Gillingham Road, the ground is down on your right.
Car Parking: This will be difficult as parking is not easy close to the stadium and residents areas are numerous and clearly marked. The following roads are suggested by the club, all are about 10 minutes walk to Priestfield: Sunnymead Avenue, Chicago Avenue, Canadian Avenue, Valley Road, Woodlands Road, Carlton Avenue and Alexandra Avenue.
Directions By Train: The ground is only a ten minute walk from the station which is serviced by trains from Victoria or Charing Cross. Turn left out of the station and continue for approx. 1/2 mile until you reach the crossroads (Balmoral Road). Dead opposite is Priestfield Road and the away turnstiles.
Supporters Coaches: The Club have taken over the running of Official Coach Travel this season. The coach will leave the Pavilion at 10.00am and the ticket price is just £20. The Pavilion will be open from 8.30am for pre journey refreshments. Discounts on travel are available for season ticket holders and club members. Bookings for coach travel can be made online or by calling 020 8449 6325.
Admission Prices: Adults: £20, – OAP: £19, – 16-21 years: £16, – U16s: £11 – U12s: £7.