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AWAY INFO: BRENTFORD FC

12 September 2018

Useful information for Latics supporters heading to Brentford.

  • Latics travel to Brentford for the fourth away fixture of the 2018-19 Sky Bet Championship campaign.
  • Tickets available in advance until 3.00pm Friday 14 September. Pay on the day option.
  • Match day guide for Latics supporters travelling Griffin Park.

2018-19 Season Cards

BRENTFORD FC v WIGAN ATHLETIC
GRIFFIN PARK

SKY BET CHAMPIONSHIP
SATURDAY 15 SEPTEMBER 2018
KICK-OFF 3.00PM

Latics supporters will be making their way to Griffin Park on Saturday as Paul Cook's men return to Sky Bet Championship following the international fixtures with a trip to face Brentford FC.

For those who haven't travelled to Brentford before or who would like more information on the match day experience, Wigan Athletic Supporter Liaison Officers Jason Taylor and Ian Wadsworth have sourced the following information.

TICKET DETAILS - PAY ON THE DAY AVAILABLE

More than 750 of Latics full allocation of 1,600 tickets have been sold for the clash at Griffin Park, with 550 seated tickets available and 1,050 standing tickets also available.

Away supporters are situated in the Brook Road Stand and tickets are priced as follows for both seating and standing tickets:

Adults - £20
Over 65s - £15
18-24 - £5
Under 18s - £1

HOW TO BUY
Phone – 01942 311111
In Person – DW Stadium Ticket Office Opening Hours

Should a pay on the day option be available, details will be made available here on wiganathletic.com and across our social media channels.

TRAVEL

Postcode: TW8 0NT

BY SUPPORTERS CLUB COACH

A limited number of seats remain available through the official Wigan Athletic Supporters Club. For booking please [click here].
 
Coach places are available for £28 and coaches will depart from the DW Stadium at 8.30am on Saturday morning.

Parking is available around the perimeter of the DW Stadium accessed via Stadium Way.

For more information please email info@wiganathleticsupportersclub.co.uk or call 01942 829988.

LOCAL PUBLIC TRANSPORT

There are plenty of bus routes which pass by or close to Griffin Park. The 65 and 235 stop outside the football ground and buses 237, 267, E2, E8, 195 and H91 stop a five to ten minute walk from Griffin Park.

The nearest underground station is South Ealing on the Piccadilly Line, which is approximately a 20 minute walk from Griffin Park. Come out of the station, turn right and continue to walk down South Ealing Road towards Ealing Road.

Alternatively, South West trains operate a frequent service to Brentford station, which is approximately seven minutes away on foot. Dependent on which platform you arrive onto, walk out onto Boston Manor Road, turn left towards Brentford High Street, within approximately one minute you reach Brentford Library and the war memorial, turn left and then right into Clifden Road, the flood lights are visible from there.

WARNING: Industrial Action expected on the South Western Rail Network this weekend.

At the bottom of Clifden Road, turn right and the away fans entrance in Brook Road is located on the left hand side. Wheelchair access for both home and away supporters is through the main entrance in Braemar Road, where stewards are on hand to assist.

USEFUL TRAVEL LINKS

South Western railway information
Transport for London information
 
CAR PARKING

Residents permit parking exists all around the stadium. There are a number of hotels that have been built in the last couple of years and some of these have fee paying car parks. One is the Premier Inn Kew Bridge (not Premier Inn Brentford) which is approximately a five minute walk from the stadium (TW8 0BB). Alternatively, there is the Travelodge Kew Bridge (TW8 0BD). Brentford Health Centre opposite Brentford train station offers parking (TW8 8DS). Blue Badge holders are advised to use these car parks. Further afield there is free street parking as well as a limited amount of parking meter bays.

Local council parking information
Information on parking in the local area can also be found here
 
MATCH DAY HELP

The Ticket Office, Collection Point and Stadium Shop are all located along Braemar Road.

There are plenty of stewards and ‘Here to Help’ assistants outside of the ground who can help with directions and information, and matchday programmes are available both inside and outside the stadium.

FOOD AND DRINK OPTIONS

Griffin Park has a pub on every corner for you so there is plenty of choice for anyone who wants a pre-match drink. All pubs usually welcome all away fans and Brentford fans happily mingle with away supporters. The closest to pubs to Griffin Park are: The Griffin, New Inn, Princess Royal, The Royal Horseguardsmen, Watermans Arms, The Beehive, Brewery Tap, The Kings Arms and The Magpie and Crown. Across the A4 there is The Globe and The Lord Nelson. All these pubs are a short walk (less than ten minutes) from Griffin Park.

There has been a regeneration of the town of Brentford in the last couple of years and there are now hotels serving food - including The Novotel, Premier Inn Kew Bridge and Premier Inn Brentford – within a few minutes’ walk plus a little further afield, the Holiday Inn Brentford Lock.

There is a good variety of restaurants and cafés in the local area predominantly in Brentford Lock and Brentford High Street - approximately 10 minutes’ walk from Griffin Park – while, much closer to the ground, is a McDonalds on Ealing Road.

WIGAN ATHLETIC SUPPORTERS ARE REMINDED THAT IT IS A CRIMINAL OFFENCE TO ENCROACH ON THE PITCH AND/OR TO USE PYROTECHNIC DEVICES AT MATCHES.

CRIMINAL PROSECUTIONS AND BANNING ORDERS COULD RESULT IF ANYONE BREAKS THE LAW IN THIS WAY.

PLEASE RESPECT THE LAW AND THE GOOD NAME OF WIGAN ATHLETIC.


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