Noah Dougherty
Wednesday 29 January 2020

Forest Green Rovers look to get back on track this weekend, as they travel to Grimsby Town on Saturday, February 1.

The two sides last met back in August, when Junior Mondal’s strike handed Rovers all three points.

We have full information on tickets and travel for you to make the most of the trip, here:

Tickets

Tickets are now on sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889, or from our website HERE.

The hotline will be open during the following hours…

Monday – 9am to 3pm

Tuesday – 9am to 3pm*

Wednesday – CLOSED

Thursday – 9am to 3pm

Friday – 9am to 3pm

Saturday – CLOSED

Sunday – CLOSED

*On Tuesdays when there is a home matchday, the ticket hotline will be open from 9am to midday or from the ticket office from 5pm.

Reception at The New Lawn is open on a Thursday between the hours of 9am and 3pm or the ticket office is open three hours before a Saturday home match or after the final whistle.

Tickets can be purchased online until 10am on Friday, January 31, or from the Grimsby ticket office on the day of the game.

Here are the prices:

Category

Price

Adult        

£20

Concession (65 & over)

£13

Student with valid NUS card

£13

Young Adult (15-18)

£13

Junior (14 & under)

£5

Under 14s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Disabled fans pay the concession rate or the relevant lower category and the carer ticket is free of charge.

Travel

Official coach travel

Fans can jump on the club’s official transport for the game, with coach travel available to purchase through the Forest Green Rovers online shop HERE.

Prices for this service are:

Category

Price

Adult        

£22

Adult Member

£17

Under 21

£19

Under 21 Member

£14

Under 16

£11

The pickup points available are:

The New Lawn, Nailsworth – 8.35am

Sainsbury’s, Dudbridge – 8.50am

Brunel Way, Stonehouse – 9.00am

The round-trip to Grimsby takes around seven hours 20 minutes and the scheduled rest stop for the journey is Trowell Services.

Travel will be on sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889 at the hours stated above.

You can also buy online HERE or in person at The New Lawn on Thursdays between 9am and 3pm or after home matches and will be on sale until Friday, January 31, at 1pm.

All passengers must give individual names and a contact telephone number (mobile preferred).

All passengers must join the coach at the designated pick-up points and no passenger can join the coach without previously booking via FGR.

Car

Address

Blundell Park,

Cleethorpes,

DN35 7PY

Directions

Follow the signs on the M180 and continue as it becomes the A180. This road will bring you to where you need to be as it runs adjacent to Blundell Park.

Parking

Parking around the stadium is extremely limited so we advise supporters to arrive early and to use the local street parking on offer. Please be advised that there may be some match -day parking restrictions in the surrounding areas.

Train

The nearest station to the ground is Cleethorpes and is a 22-minute walk away.

Bus

Stagecoach operate services that run along Grimsby Road, with stops found near the ground. Supporters should look out for number 9, 13 and 46 routes on matchdays.

Facilities

Visitors to Blundell Park will be offered a warm welcome in the dedicated away supporters bar, Scotties.

Scotties is a bar full of character and football history, decked out with the scarves, flags and shirts of past visiting clubs, all of which have been donated by visiting fans over time. Scotties is operated by the Mariners Trust, a supporters organisation affiliated with the football club. To help enhance the football bar feel, they welcome any and all club memorabilia donations.

The bar opens at the same time as the turnstiles and can only be accessed from within the ground. We can accommodate groups earlier than this if requested via safety@gtfc.co.uk where we can make arrangements to also accommodate food for your visit.

Coverage

This game will be available to watch live if you live abroad by subscribing HERE or you can listen to the game with our audio service HERE both abroad or in the UK.

If watching on a mobile device, you will need to download the FGR TV app to be able to watch or listen to the match. A full list of frequently asked questions can be found HERE.

Please contact fgrtv@streamamg.com if you have any issues with your FGR Live account.

Full commentary of Saturday’s match will also be available on BBC Radio Gloucestershire on 1413AM.

Stay up to date also on Twitter and Instagram by following @FGRFC_Official, which will have all of the team news before kick-off and updates throughout the game.

There will also be key updates and team news on Facebook. Round-up the clash by checking out the club website where there will be a full report looking back on the encounter.