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SUPPORTERS SAFETY INFORMATION

Mon 06 Aug 2012

Safety Information

The following Safety Information is for Supporters attending the Peterhead FC versus The Rangers FC on the 11th of August with a kick off time of 12:45

The Stadium Car Park and Astro turf facilities will be closed to public vehicles from 18:00 on Friday the 10th of August to 18:00 on Saturday the 11th of August, to allow access for construction activities and the car park will remain closed for the duration of the event to ensure safety of spectator movement.

Parking in the Stadium car Park is by strictly by prior permission of Peterhead Football Club, contact the club office on 01779 458256 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to apply for a car park accreditation.

Balmoor Terrace and Catto Drive will have parking restrictions for the duration of the event. There is drop off only on Balmoor terrace, alternatively car parking is available in the community centre bus park or former Home base car park.

The Rangers supporters section allocation has been fully issued to Rangers football club; a ticket for the Rangers end can only be purchased directly from Rangers FC

There will be strict segregation outside the stadium, Rangers Supporters shall only access the stadium via Catto Park entrance to the Stadium. All Peterhead supporters shall access the Stadium via Balmoor terrace. There will be no access to away turnstiles from Balmoor Terrace entrance to the Stadium,

All visiting team supporter buses travelling to the stadium will enter Peterhead via the town bypass following football traffic signage. Once at Balmoor Terrace Roundabout take the third exit onto Catto Drive and park along Catto

There will be a significant operation for all supporters to check tickets and searching for unauthorised items, this may delay entry slightly. It is strongly recommended that supporters turn up early to avoid being delayed and to gain the best possible viewing position, turnstiles will open to the Stadium at 11:30.

There will be strictly no admittance to Balmoor Stadium in the home supporters sections to any person wearing or displaying Rangers FC colours, there will be no reallocation to Rangers supporter section of the stadium, the person will be refused entry or ejected from the stadium

Balmoor Stadium Ground Regulations and the Peterhead FC Unacceptable Behaviour Policy will be strictly enforced during the event. This Policy is available to view and download from the Peterhead FC website.

Any flag taken to the stadium must have the appropriate fire safe certification to be permitted entry to the stadium, strictly no advertising hoardings to be covered byLarge Flags (measuring over 2 meters by length or depth) will not be permitted entry to the stadium.

The Balmoor Stadium Sports Bar will be closed at 12:15 for two hours, reopening at 14:15; the Peterhead match will not be shown in the sports bar. The toilets in the bar will be closed from 11:30, alternative toilets will be available.