February 19, 2015
(This post has been updated with the latest details available – as @ 24/02/15.)
Is this the trip to beat all trips for this season? Fly-drive, get up really early or travel the night before.
This is the match where our footballing progress may be tested by the cultured and skilful Tynesiders.
28th February 2015, 3.00 pm.
Vanarama Conference Premier
NO ADVANCE TICKETS ARE AVAILABLE AT THE BRFC RETAIL OUTLETS.
Admittance via cash turnstile:
|Category||Matchday Price||Advance (Online)||Purchase|
|Under 16:||£3*||£3*||Purchase Online…|
Tickets for Gateshead home matches in the Vanarama Conference can be purchased in advance online.
Tickets will NOT be posted out, but can be collected from the ticket office at the International Stadium, which is open on match days prior to kick-off.
* Gateshead FC reserve the right to request proof of entitlement to reduced admission.
COACH FARE: – £34.50
Kingsway, Kingswood 7.00am
Memorial Stadium 7.30am
(Only a handful of tickets are left for the BRSC coach as of 24/02/2015.)
STADIUM: Gateshead International Stadium
Ave Att 13/14: 886
Total capacity: 11,800 Seats
Away capacity: Up to 4,000 Seats
Tel: 0191 4783 883
Matchday Magazine: £3
Gateshead supporters are housed in the main Tyne & Wear stand, which holds 3,200.
Away fans are located in the opposite 4,000 capacity East Stand.
Both stands are all-seater and covered and have refreshment and toilet facilities.
HOW TO GET THERE:
Take the M5 North, until Junction 4A and take M42 which merges into the A42 until you reach the M1 North .
Stay on M1 which merges with the A1(M) after Leeds.
At the end of the A1(M) Junction 65, take the A194(M) towards South Shields.
At the end of the A194(M) take the A184 towards Gateshead.
The stadium is situated 3 miles further along this road on the right hand side.
295 miles – 5hours 2mins – Estimated Fuel Cost of return trip from Bristol: £68.94
ROVERS LAST FIVE VISITS:
(Never played Away)
LAST FIVE SEASONS RECORD:
13/14 Conference Premier 3rd Play-off Final
12/13 Conference Premier 17th
11/12 Conference Premier 8th
10/11 Conference Premier 14th
09/10 Conference Premier 20th
6th Championship (as South Shields) 1932/33
17,629 v Bolton Wanderers,
FA Cup 6th Round, 1953