Eastern Counties League Premier Division 2014-15


Brantham Athletic
Brantham Leisure Centre, Brooklands Road, Brantham, Manningtree, Essex CO11 1RZ
Station: Manningtree 1¼m. Up Station Approach and left into A137 out of town, then at roundabout after a mile right into Cattawade Street, left into the main part of Cattawade Street, right into Brooklands Road, and entrance to ground is on right.

Clacton Rush Green Bowl, Rush Green Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex CO16 7BQ
Station: Clacton on Sea 1¾m. First Essex buses 5/5A
from Clacton on Sea (Pier Avenue, 6 mins walk from station) to Clacton on Sea (Rush Green Road at Tyler Avenue); twice per hour, takes 9 mins. Then south along Rush Green Road and ground is on right (9 mins). Bus back into to Clacton on Sea is from same stop.

Diss Town Brewers Green Lane, Diss, Norfolk IP22 4QP
Station: Diss 2m. Out of station and up Station Road, then right into Victoria Road and under bridge, continue into Stanley Road, right into Croft Lane, left into Roydon Road, right into Brewers Green Lane and ground is on right.
There is no bus service to the ground.

Ely City Unwin Ground, Downham Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire CB6 2SH
Station: Ely 1¾m. Norfolk Green bus absolutely!
from Ely (Broad Street, 6 mins walk from station) to Ely (Downham Road, Ely College); half hourly, takes 18 mins. Then continue up Downham Road, out of town and straight over two roundabouts, then left to ground and driving range (10 mins). There is no bus back into Ely after the match.

Fakenham Town Clipbush Park, Clipbush Lane, Fakenham, Norfolk NR21 8SW
Station: King’s Lynn 23m. Norfolk Green bus X8 from King’s Lynn (Bus Station, 5 mins walk from station) to Fakenham (Oak Street); hourly, takes 45 mins. Then Sanders Coaches bus 9 from Fakenham (Oak Street) to Fakenham (Clipbush Lane, Morrison’s); hourly, takes 5 mins. Then return to roundabout and cross into ground (5 mins). After the match, it is quicker to walk back into Fakenham (1½m) than to wait for a bus and then a connection to King’s Lynn.

Felixstowe and Walton United Goldstar Ground, Dellwood Avenue, Felixstowe, Suffolk IP11 9HT
Station: Felixstowe ½m. Up Station Approach, then right into High Road West, left at roundabout into Beatrice Avenue, right into Dellwood Avenue and ground is on left adjacent to cricket ground.

Godmanchester Rovers Bearscroft Lane, Godmanchester, Huntingdon, Huntingdonshire PE29 2LQ
Station: Huntingdon 2½m. Whippet Coaches buses 5/7 from Huntingdon (Bus Station, 8 mins walk from station) to Godmanchester (London Road at Tudor Road); three times per hour, takes 10 mins. Then south along London Road, shortly before junction go right into abandoned section of London Road and use footpath on left to emerge into A1198, then cross into Bearscroft Lane and ground is on right (12 mins).
There is no bus back into Huntingdon after the match.

Gorleston Emerald Park, Woodfarm Lane, Gorleston, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk NR31 9AG
Station: Great Yarmouth 5½m. First Norfolk and Suffolk
buses 1/8 from Great Yarmouth (Northgate Street, Church, 8 mins walk from station) to Gorleston (Brasenose Avenue at Girton Road); five times per hour, takes 27 mins. Then up Girton Road, left into Oriel Avenue, left into Woodfarm Lane and ground is on left (12 mins).

Hadleigh United Millfield, Tinkers Lane, Hadleigh, Ipswich, Suffolk IP7 5NG
Station: Ipswich 10m. Beeston’s Coaches bus 91 from Ipswich (Station Bridge, adjacent to station) to Hadleigh (Magdalen Road, stop after bus station); hourly, takes 23
mins. Then continue along Magdalen Road, right into Station Road, left into Benton Street and then right into footpath through field which emerges next to ground (6 mins).

Haverhill Rovers The New Croft, Chalkstone Way, Haverhill, Suffolk CB9 0LD
Station: Cambridge 18m. Stagecoach Cambridge buses 13/13A from Cambridge (Hills Road, Botanical Gardens, 6 mins walk from station) to Haverhill (Bus Station); half hourly, takes 62
mins. Leave bus station on north side, right into Lord’s Croft Lane, left into Reeds Lane and at end continue via footpath into Ingham Road, then left into Millfields Way and take first footpath on right, passing houses on left to emerge in Chelmer Road, then up Chelmer Road and ground is opposite junction with Chalkstone Way (12 mins).

Ipswich Wanderers SEH Sports Centre, Humber Doucy Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 3NR
Station: Ipswich 3¼m. First Norfolk and Suffolk
bus 66 from Ipswich (Station) to Ipswich (Woodbridge Road East at Playford Road); three times per hour, takes 22 mins. Then up Playford Road, left into Humber Doucy Lane, and entrance to ground is on right (5 mins).

Kirkley and Pakefield Walmer Road, Lowestoft, Suffolk NR33 7LE
Station: Lowestoft 2m. Anglian Bus 61 / First Norfolk and Suffolk buses 99/X2 from Lowestoft (Denmark Road, adjacent to station) to Lowestoft (London Road South at Walmer Road); nine
times per hour, takes 9 mins. Then up Walmer Road and ground is on left (8 mins).

Mildenhall Town Recreation Way, Mildenhall, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 7HG
Station: Bury St Edmunds 12m. Mulley’s Motorways bus 355 from Bury St Edmunds (Station) to Mildenhall (Bus Station); hourly, takes 26
mins. Left out of bus station into Recreation Way and ground is on right at end (5 mins).

Newmarket Town Town Ground, Cricket Field Road, Newmarket, Suffolk CB8 8BT
Station: Newmarket
¼m. Up Station Approach and right into Green Road, and at staggered crossroads cross into continuation of Green Road, then proceed with care over railway foot crossing on right into Cricket Field Road, and ground is on right.

Norwich United Plantation Park, Plantation Road, Blofield, Norwich, Norfolk NR13 4PL
Station: Norwich 8m. First Norfolk and Suffolk
bus 15 from Norwich (Station) to Blofield (Plantation Road at North Street; Medical Centre); hourly, takes 25 mins. Then continue up Plantation Road, over bridge, and ground is up track on right (7 mins).

Stanway Rovers Hawthorns, New Farm Road, Stanway, Colchester, Essex CO3 0PG
Station: Colchester 2¾m. First Essex bus 65 from Colchester (North
Station Bus Layby, 5 mins walk from station) to Colchester (London Road at New Farm Road); six times per hour, takes 26 mins. Then up New Farm Road and ground is on right (5 mins).

Thetford Town Mundford Road, Thetford, Norfolk IP24 1NB
Station: Thetford ¼m. Leave station on north (Norwich bound) side, up Station Lane, right into Mundford Road, and ground is on left.

Walsham le Willows The Meadow, Summer Road, Walsham le Willows, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP31 3AH
Station: Bury St Edmunds 12m.
Simonds Country Link bus 338 from Bury St Edmunds (Station) to Walsham le Willows (The Street at Summer Road; Six Bells PH); infrequent, there is a journey from Bury St Edmunds at 1232, takes 36 mins. Then up Summer Road out of town and ground is on left (8 mins). There is no bus back to Bury St Edmunds after the match; only option is Simonds Country Link bus 338 to Diss (Bus Station) at 1807, takes 53 mins.

Whitton United King George V Playing Fields, Old Norwich Road, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 6LE
Station: Ipswich 2¾m. Ipswich Bus 9 from Ipswich (Tower Ramparts Bus Station, 17 mins walk from station) to Ipswich (Shakespeare Road at Byron Road); three times per hour, takes 13
mins. Opposite junction with Byron Road, take alleyway between houses which emerges onto Old Norwich Road, left into Old Norwich Road and entrance to ground is on right (5 mins). Bus back into Ipswich is Ipswich Bus 10.

Wivenhoe Town Maple Tree Cars Stadium, Elmstead Road, Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex CO7 7HA
Station: Wivenhoe 1½m.
First Essex bus 62 from Wivenhoe (Station) to Wivenhoe (Colchester Road at Elmstead Road, Flag PH); four times per hour, takes 5 mins. Then up Elmstead Road and ground is on right just before crossroads (8 mins).