AFC Mansfield

Thursday, October 17, 2013


'The Bulls' travel to Northampton Sileby Rangers in the 1st Round proper of the  FA Carlsberg Vase on Saturday. Travel directions below:

Directions to Fernie Fields   At the bottom of the page is the exit from the A45 to the A43 (see directions below).  You should be able to follow that map to the ground entrance from there.

New Entrance to Fernie Fields  Shows an aerial map of the large roundabout at the top of the first map.  The entrance to the ground is on the middle left of the picture.

·         Take the M1 south; exit at Junction 15
·         At the top of the slip road, take the first exit left onto the A508 towards Northampton
·         Continue on the dual carriageway for around 3 miles; do nons can be seen belowot leave the dual carriageway at any of the exits signposted to Northampton
·         Around 3 miles from the M1 you will go over a flyover, bearing right, which will take you along the A45 towards Wellingborough
·         In a mile or so, take the first exit, signposted A43 Ring Road to Kettering and Corby
·         At the top of the slip road, turn left onto the A43 dual carriageway
·         At the first, smaller, roundabout go straight on
·         At the second, larger, roundabout with traffic lights take the second exit, signposted to Moulton Park, Kingsthorpe and Market Harborough
·         After leaving the roundabout, signs to Fernie Fields Sports Ground will appear on both sides of the road in about 300 yards
·         The ground will be on the left hand side
·         Spectators should use the car parking immediately inside the ground area, behind the main stand.  Turnstiles are adjacent to the stand
     Players and management should turn right after passing through the gates, and carry on along the tarmac through a set of gates, past the first building to the second building, which is the clubhouse and changing rooms
·         Entrance to the changing rooms is behind the second building, opposite the bowling green