Making the long journey down to Devon this weekend for our National League game against Torquay United? Kristine Green provides all the information you require below.
What’s the ticket information?
Fans are located in the Wollens Terrace for standing or Bristows A for seating.
Tickets can be purchased online via Torquay United directly or on the day at their ticket office between the hours of 12pm and 2pm. Tickets are not available to purchase on the turnstile.
NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AFTER 2PM
Tickets can be printed or scanned from phones.
What stand are we in?
Access to the Wollens Terrace or Bristows A is via Warbro Road and a small walk down a quiet lane.
How do I get to the ground?
At the end of the M5 follow the A38 and then turn left onto the A380. Then at the traffic lights bear left onto the A3022 towards Torquay. On reaching a large retail park on your left, turn left at the traffic lights towards Babbacombe/Plainmoor. Go straight across at the next roundabout. On reaching a T-Junction, turn left and then go right at the mini roundabout onto Westhill Road. Continue along this for 3/4s of a mile as it becomes Warbro Road. The ground is on the right.
Post Code is TQ1 3PS
Where is the best place to park?
There is no car park at the ground – There is plenty of street parking around but please be mindful of restrictions.
What is the nearest train station to the stadium and what is the approximate distance and walking time?
Torre Station is the nearest station to Plainmoor. It’s around 1.5 miles/30-minute walk away. Torquay’s station is a car journey away.
Recommended pubs for away fans?
There is a supporters club behind the Main Stand called Boots & Laces, which is welcoming away supporters.
Near the ground you have The Fortune of War on St Marychurch Road about 5 minute walk away. The George Inn on Babbacombe Road is a 10-minute walk away. At the bottom of Princes Street you’ll find the Buccaneer Inn too.
In the town centre itself, you have the Wetherspoons pub – this is a driving distance away though.
Food available in the area?
Local’s highly recommend award-winning Hanbury’s Fish & Chip shop on Princes Street, which is around a 15-minute walk away from the ground. It doesn’t however sell haddock, instead serving cod, Cornish hake, lemon sole and plaice. There are other eateries in this area too.
When do turnstiles open?
Turnstiles will open at 1.30pm
Where is the nearest cash machine to the Stadium?
The nearest cash machine is on St Marychurch Road at McColls. It’s about a 5-minute walk from the ground.
What is the process for supporters looking to bring flags into the stadium?
Flags need to be fire retardant. Stewards will advise where they are allowed to be placed.
What food and drink is available on the concourse at the stadium?
The away end will serve burgers, chips and pasties. As well as hot and cold drinks. There will be no alcohol served in either the standing or seated areas.
IT IS CASH ONLY
What kit will we be wearing?
We will be wearing our traditional black & white kit this weekend.