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AWAY DAY GUIDE: MORECAMBE v CITY

The Bantams continue their 2019/20 Sky Bet League Two campaign with a trip to Morecambe this afternoon. 

We have compiled a handy Away Day Guide – packed full of useful information ahead of the 3.00pm contest!

STADIUM ADDRESS

The Globe Arena

Christie Way

Westgate

Morecambe

Lancashire

LA4 4TB

PYROTECHNICS & BEHAVIOUR

The club would like to remind supporters the possession or use of pyrotechnics inside a football ground is strictly prohibited.

Those found to be carrying or using pyrotechnics will face a long-term ban.

We would like to remind supporters it is a criminal offence to enter the pitch at any time.

Anyone who does so without permission can expect to face prosecution.

ABOUT THE GROUND

A 6,476-capacity venue, the Globe Arena has been home to Morecambe since opening in 2010. 

Breaking ground in 2009, the stadium was built with a similar feel to the Lancaster club’s previous home, Christie Park. 

The ground consists of four stands: the Peter McGuigan (Main) Stand, Omega Holidays Stand and an Open Terrace. 

TICKETS

Over 1,600 City supporters are set to pack into a SELL-OUT away end, this afternoon, with NO TICKETS available to purchase on the turnstiles. 

Travelling Bantams will be housed in the Dennison Trailers Terrace (covered standing) and blocks A and B of the PMG Stand (covered seating). 

CAR PARKING

With car parking only available for permit holders at the stadium, free street parking in the vicinity is widely available. 

If you continue along Westgate, passing the stadium on your right, parking is available on both sides of the road, once you have crossed the railway bridge. 

ENTERTAINMENT AND REFRESHMENTS

To drink:

The Boardwalk pub is located on the seafront and is a dedicated away fans bar. 

The bar serves alcoholic drinks at a reasonalble price and is located around a 10-minute walk from the stadium. 

To eat:

Modern Marston’s pub, the Hurley Flyer is located on the stadium’s doorstep and welcomes visiting supporters. 

The family-friendly establishment serves both food and drink for supporters looking for a pre-match meal. 

GETTING THERE

By car:

Leave the M6 at junction 34, joining the A683 then the A589.

Follow the signs for the Globe Arena which, when heading down Westgate, is on the right-hand side. 

By train: 

Morecambe railway station is located a mile from the Globe Arena, around half an hour’s walk away. 

By bus:

The 6 and 6A buses drop supporters off right outside the ground, with the aforementioned Boardwalk pub also on the same route. 

WEATHER

City supporters can expect a dry Lancashire afternoon for today’s contest. 

Sunny intervals are expected throughout, with highs of 15°C. 

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