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Match Safety Information

Fri 18 Jan 2013

As we have had so many calls regarding weather and the game been on, it is looking good at the moment but we will up date you if any changes.

 

 

Supporter Safety Information

The following Safety Information is for Supporters attending the Irn Bru Scottish Football League match, Peterhead FC versus The Rangers FC on the 20th of January 2013 with a kick off time of 12:00 (Noon)

  1. 1)The Stadium Car Park (south of the bar) and Astro turf facilities will be closed to public vehicles from 18:00 on Saturday the 19th of January to 18:00 on Sunday the 20th of January, 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.

Disabled parking spaces are limited to the disabled supporters attending the event with a disabled match ticket, seated in the disabled area. 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.

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.

  1. 2)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
  2. 3)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
  3. 4)Ground section tickets for both ends of the Stadium has no overhead cover, supporters are advised to ensure they fully consider the likely weather conditions, there will be no transfer to a covered area in the event of inclement weather conditions.
  4. 5)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,
  5. 6)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 11:00.
  6. 7)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
  7. 8)Balmoor Stadium Ground Regulations and the Peterhead FC Unacceptable Behaviour Policy will be strictly enforced during the event. This Policy and regulations are available to view and download from the Peterhead FC website.
  8. 9)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.
  9. 10)The Balmoor Stadium Sports Bar will be closed at 11:15, reopening at 13:00; the Peterhead match will not be shown in the Balmoor Sports bar. The toilets in the bar will be closed from 11:00, alternative toilets will be available.