|579 (VIP seats)|
|75 (Press seats)|
|4752 (West stand)|
|7492 (East stand)|
|4508 (South stand)|
|6000 (North stand)|
|202 (The Corner Stand)|
|2000 (Away section)|
|Record attendance||40 255 (Barnsley - Stoke City, 1936)|
|Address||Grove Street, Barnsley, S71 1ET|
England: Supporters force parliament to debate safe standing!
It took only several days of momentum to reach immense support of 100,000 British citizens and thus force the British government to officially debate safe standing in Premier League and Championship.
England: He woke up in empty stadium
A fan of Barnsley FC fell asleep in the toilet only to wake up at night in a dark and empty stadium. To add a more “Hangover” movie element to it, he had no shoes, hat and cell phone.
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.