St Albans City – The Vale – Mon 8 Aug

20160808_St_Albans_Proggie_cover_2We welcome St Albans City to The Vale tomorrow night for our first home Vanarama National League South fixture of the 2016/17 campaign kick-off 19:45.

Stones played out an entertaining 2-2 draw, in front of 1,002 spectators, at Dartford yesterday gaining parity with a with a late, late Eddie Oshodi header to go with the earlier Elliot Benyon strike.  The Saints registered a 2-0 opening day home win over Concord Rangers a with a first half goal from on-loan Stevenage forward Dipo Akinyema and a Junior Morias strike in the 92nd minute

Get behind the lads from the off, make plenty of noise for the 90+ minutes as we go in search of the 3 points on offer.

Match day Admission: Adults -£13, Concession – £8, Under 18s – £3 and Under 16’s FREE for our games in August.

Our Premiership/Championship Season Ticket offer applies to this game – just show your current ST at the Turnstile and gain entry to the game for just £8. Armed Services personnel can also gain entry to our League games for just £8 on production of their ID card at the turnstile.

Please note, pay on the day entry to the ground is through turnstile’s 1 to 3, turnstile 4 is for Season Ticket holders and other official passes (players, scout, complementary etc.)  No entry to the ground will be allowed through the metal gates except for suitably badged individuals so please allow plenty of time to get into the ground prior to kick-off.

FREE Parking on the adjacent grass area to the stadium will be in operation, please follow directions from the match-day stewards. Alternatively you can park in the side streets near to the ground or use  one of the  pay & display car parks which are within 10–12 minutes walk of  the stadium (see map HERE for assistance). Please be aware the Local Hillingdon Traffic Enforcement Department will be out and about and if you happen to park your vehicle inappropriately in the one of the side streets you are likely to get a ticket. You have been warned!

Public Transport – Met Line/Piccadilly service(s) should be operating as normal to Ruislip Manor or Ruislip. The Central Line will also be running a normal service (alight at Ruislip Gardens and then a 12-15 minute walk to the ground or cross the road and catch the  E7 bus towards Ruislip) – Check TfL website for latest info HERE

Make sure you pick-up your match-day programme (£2.50) on your way-in to the stadium and your golden goals tickets (£1 a ticket, first goal wins £50 last goal wins £10).  Lynn Evans and her team will be serving hot food (burgers (with cheese and bacon or just plain + salard), chicken burgers, bacon and sausage rolls and fish finger in a roll plus  hot and cold drinks from the catering unit situated behind the WFC Megastore from 18.30. Prices range from £2.50 for rolls to £3.50 for plain burgers and 50p extra for fillings. A portion of chips will set you back £1.50 of £2. The tea bar in the ground will be providing hot & cold drinks and nibbles as usual. The Ruislip Social Club is open from 17:00 for a beer.

We are also expecting  Hat Trick Productions Ltd to be at the game filming for a forthcoming BBC 2 current affairs entertainment programme to be shown next year…….

Have a cracking evening one and all.

 

‘Website Admin’

Our record versus St Albans City since 1950

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Previous Games
Sat 23 Apr 2016
Vanarama National League South
Home
D1 - 1
Att: 777
OG
Sat 14 Nov 2015
Vanarama National League South
Away
L0 - 1
Att: 708
Sat 28 Feb 2015
Vanarama Conference South
Away
W3 - 1
Att: 877
Louis (2), Davies
Tue 2 Dec 2014
FA Trophy
Home
W3 - 0
Att: 324
Lucien, Brown, McGleish
Sat 29 Nov 2014
FA Trophy
Away
D1 - 1
Att: 547
McGleish
Sat 20 Sep 2014
Vanarama Conference South
Home
L0 - 3
Att: 768
Sat 16 Sep 1989
FA Cup
Away
W2 - 1
Att: 526
Kelly, Lynch
Tue 23 Mar 1971
Isthmian League
Home
L0 - 3
Mon 11 Jan 1971
Isthmian League
Away
L0 - 5
Tue 10 Feb 1970
Isthmian League
Away
L0 - 1
Att: 1200
Tue 30 Sep 1969
Isthmian League
Home
W2 - 0
Swain, Bullock
Thu 17 Apr 1969
Isthmian League
Away
D1 - 1
Att: 1000
McGuiness
Tue 19 Nov 1968
FA Cup
Away
L0 - 1
Att: 5108
Sat 16 Nov 1968
FA Cup
Home
D1 - 1
Att: 3505
Lindsay (pen)
Sat 10 Aug 1968
Isthmian League
Home
W3 - 2
Att: 1900
Lindsay, Bremer, Hutchinson
Sat 28 Oct 1967
Isthmian League
Home
D1 - 1
Att: 1400
Swain
Tue 12 Sep 1967
Isthmian League
Away
W1 - 0
Smart
Sat 25 Mar 1967
Isthmian League
Home
L1 - 6
Att: 1300
Lindsay
Thu 6 Oct 1966
Isthmian League
Away
L0 - 2
Fri 8 Apr 1966
Isthmian League
Home
L0 - 3
Att: 2500
Tue 19 Oct 1965
Isthmian League
Away
L0 - 1
Sat 27 Mar 1965
Isthmian League
Away
L0 - 3
Tue 22 Sep 1964
Isthmian League
Home
W3 - 0
Att: 1700
Dillsworth 2, Jones
Sat 10 Oct 1953
FA Cup
Home
W2 - 0
Att: 6559
Mikrut, Hussey
Sat 30 Sep 1950
FA Cup
Home
L1 - 5
Norman