The FA Cup is back this weekend and Forest Green Rovers begin their journey with a home game against Billericay Town.
This is the first meeting with the National League side who are managed by former Tottenham Hotspur and Portsmouth midfielder Jamie O’Hara.
We have full information on tickets and travel for both home and travelling Billericay fans to make your most of the trip…
Tickets are now on general sale from our ticket office telephone line on 0333 123 1889, online HERE or in person from our reception at The New Lawn.
The hotline is 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, with tickets available online or from the ticket office three hours before kick off.
Reception at The New Lawn is open on a Thursday between the hours of 9am and 3pm or the ticket office is open before or after each home matches to buy tickets.
Travelling Billericay fans will be housed in the North Stand and Block A of the East Stand and can book their tickets by calling FGR on 0333 123 1889 during the hours above or in person on the day of the match.
To align with the club’s green ethos, there will also be a £1 charge to any tickets printed at the ground, encouraging people to buy e-tickets or print their tickets at home.
Under 11s will remain free in all areas of the ground but there will also be a £1 printing charge if bought on the day of the game.
Here are the advanced home ticket prices…
FREE WITH A PAYING ADULT
For away fans travelling to the game, we have our dedicated away fans page HERE to help you make the most of your trip to The New Lawn.
There will be no park and ride service running for this match.
Parking is available at the neighbouring school, within easy walking distance (90m) from the stadium, at £5.00 per vehicle (card only), but spaces are limited.
If you choose to park in the local residential area, please park with consideration for our neighbours and adhere to local parking enforcement. Please be aware that Parking Enforcement Officers patrol the area on a matchday.
Parking at the stadium is reserved for pre-booked guests only (hospitality and Blue Badge holders)
If you’re a Blue Badge holder, or need a space close to the stadium for accessibility reasons, please contact FGR reception to book a space in advance by calling 01453 834860. Please note that these spaces get fully booked for every game.
Saturday will be our dedicated day of remembrance match as it falls the day before Remembrance Sunday.
There will be a minute’s silence ahead of the match, with a bugler and a standard bearer carrying the Forest Green & Nailsworth Standard present in the centre circle before kick-off.
Prior to kick off and post-match, for an hour, the Royal British Legion will have a stand in the Carol Embrey Suite and the Green Man pub where fans can purchase their poppies or make donations.
The VIP dining package
We have a special offer for this game only, with VIP dining just £25 per person.
Everyone who visits The New Lawn gets the chance to try our award-winning vegan food – but if you pick the VIP experience, you can enjoy our unique menu in a premium suite.
The full VIP package includes:
A reserved table in our Carol Embrey Suite
Seats directly outside the suite
A superb buffet
Matchday programmes for all guests
Reserved car parking
If you’re a season ticket holder, just get in touch with us directly for a quote.
To book your VIP experience, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0333 123 1889.
We have a range of luxury suites available for you and your guests to enjoy the atmosphere of a live game too.
Our Hospitality suites are extremely popular and there is limited availability for this game and throughout the season. If you’d like to know more, just email the team on email@example.com or call 0333 123 1889.
This game will be available to listen to with our audio service HERE both abroad or in the UK.
If listening on a mobile device, you will need to download the FGR TV app to be able to listen to the match. A full list of frequently asked questions can be found HERE.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
For full information on making the most of your trip to The New Lawn, visit our first time visitors page HERE.