Montgomery Waters Meadow Stadium (New Meadow, Oteley Road)
|Clubs||Shrewsbury Town FC|
|Record attendance||8753 (England - Spain, female Euro 2009 qualifiers, 27.11.2007)|
|Address||Oteley Road, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY2 6ST|
COVID-19 crisis: English supporters to return in October?
The government is preparing to reopen sports stadiums across the UK. While first trial events will take place in just 2 weeks, all stadiums could be open again only from October onwards.
England: 341 games in five “regional hubs”?
In case not all stadiums are available to host games of Championship, League One and League Two, the EFL is considering using stadium clusters to hold the 341 remaining league games of 2019/20.
England: Safe standing has “positive impact on spectator safety”
Interim report from the Sports Grounds Safety Authority indicates that installation of safe standing not only has no negative impact on matchday safety but can actually improve it.
Safe standing: Shrewsbury writing history
Not used so far, but already prepared for supporters. The very first safe standing section across professional football in England and Wales has been launched in Shrewsbury!
England: They made it, crowdfunding for safe standing section complete!
One day before the final deadline they made it. The “Make Safe Standing Happen” campaign now has all the funding needed to install 550 rail seats at Shrewsbury Town's stadium. With big help from fans of other clubs!
England: Shrews fans crowdfund for first safe standing section
No professional English club has one of these yet. Shrewsbury Town FC hope to be the first ones with safe standing section. And you can help them. We have!
England: Ticket prices breaking new records
And not the kind of records supporters would wish to see. First time ever average price for the cheapest seats in top four leagues (!) exceeded £20. That means ticket prices in England are rising at 4 times the speed of inflation – BBC Sport alarms.
England: Visiting 116 stadiums on a bike, scoot or on feet
He’s neither an away-going supporter, nor a groundhopper. It’s also not a sports discipline, what he’s doing. Steven simply decided to visit 116 venues in England and Wales using his bike, scoot and feet. This is how Football Ground Tour was born.