East Midlands Counties League 2014-15


Anstey Nomads
Davidson Homes Park, Cropston Road, Anstey, Leicester, Leicestershire LE7 7BP
Station: Leicester 5m. First Leicester bus 74 from Leicester (Charles Street, 7 mins walk from station) passes ground on right; four
times per hour, takes 19 mins. Bus back to Leicester is from same stop.

Arnold Town Eagle Valley, Oxton Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG5 8PS
Station: Nottingham 7¼m. Nottingham City Transport buses 5/6/7/8/9/10/11 from Nottingham (Station) to Nottingham (Victoria Centre); twenty times per hour, takes 5 mins. Then Stagecoach East Midlands bus Sherwood Arrow from Nottingham (Victoria Bus Station, 7 mins walk from Victoria Centre) to Leapool (Ollerton Road at Oxton Road); hourly, takes 17 mins. Then up Oxton Road and ground is on left (10 mins).

Ashby Ivanhoe NFU Sports Ground, Lower Packington Road, Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire LE65 1FH
Station: Burton upon Trent 10m. Midland Classic bus 9 from Burton upon Trent (Station) to Ashby de la Zouch (Market Street); hourly, takes 49 mins. Then go back west along Market Street, left into Bath Street which becomes Station Road, bear left to remain in Station Road, continue under bridge then left into Lower Packington Road and ground is on right (18 mins). Bus back to Burton upon Trent terminates at New Street, 12 mins walk from station.

Aylestone Park Mary Linwood Recreation Ground, Saffron Lane, Leicester, Leicestershire LE2 6TG
Station: Leicester 3m. Arriva Midlands bus 47
from Leicester (Charles Street, 7 mins walk from station) to Leicester (Saffron Lane after Trenant Road); three times per hour, takes 23 mins. Entrance to ground is on left through park (5 mins). Bus back into Leicester is Arriva Midlands bus 48.

Bardon Hill Bardon Close, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 4BS
Station: Leicester 12½m. Arriva Midlands buses 29/29A from Leicester (St Margaret’s Bus Station, 15 mins walk from station) to Coalville (Bardon Road at Bardon Close); half hourly, takes 37 mins. Then up Bardon Close and ground is on right (5 mins).

Barrow Town Riverside Park, Barrow Road, Barrow on Soar, Loughborough, Leicestershire LE12 8EN
Station: Barrow on Soar ¾m. From station right into Grove Lane and over bridge, then right into South Street, left at roundabout into Bridge Street which becomes Barrow Road and ground is on left.

Blaby and Whetstone Athletic Warwick Road, Whetstone, Leicester, Leicestershire LE8 6LW
Station: Leicester 6m. Arriva Midlands bus 84 from Leicester (Charles Street, 7 mins walk from station) to Whetstone (Brook Street at Bridge Way); three times per hour, takes 34 mins. Then continue to roundabout, right into Warwick Road, and ground is on right (5 mins).

Borrowash Victoria Anderson Electrical Arena, Borrowash Road, Spondon, Derby, Derbyshire DE21 7PH
Station: Derby 4¾m. Trent Barton bus i4 from Derby (Bus Station, 12 mins walk from station) to Spondon (Borrowfield Road at Borrowash Road); three times per hour, takes 16 mins. Then north into Borrowash Road and entrance to ground is on right; first ground on left is that of Graham Street Prims FC, continue up track to Borrowash Victoria FC (5 mins).

Ellistown and Ibstock United Ellistown Terrace Road, Ellistown, Coalville, Leicestershire LE67 1GD
Station: Leicester 13m. Arriva Midlands bus 26 from Leicester (St Margaret’s Bus Station, 15 mins walk from station) to Ellistown (Ellistown Terrace Road at Victoria Road); hourly, takes 39 mins. Then continue up Ellistown Terrace Road and ground is on left (5 mins).

Gedling Miners’ Welfare Mapperley Plains Sports Ground, Plains Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG3 5RH
Station: Nottingham 4m. Nottingham City Transport bus 46 from Nottingham (Parliament Street, 16 mins walk from station) pass ground on right; hourly, takes 16 mins. Bus back into Nottingham is Nottingham City Transport bus 47.

Graham Street Prims Raygar Arena, Borrowash Road, Spondon, Derby, Derbyshire DE21 7PH
Station: Derby 4¾m. Trent Barton bus i4 from Derby (Bus Station, 12 mins walk from station) to Spondon (Borrowfield Road at Borrowash Road); three times per hour, takes 16 mins. Then north into Borrowash Road and entrance to ground is on right, ground is first on left (5 mins).

Greenwood Meadows Ron Steel Sports Ground, Lenton Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG7 2SA
Station: Nottingham 2m. Nottingham City Transport bus 48 from Nottingham (Station) to Nottingham (Queens Drive, Riverside Retail Park); eight times per hour, takes 10 mins. Then continue to roundabout, straight over into Lenton Lane, immediately left and then right into other sections of Lenton Lane, and ground is on left (9 mins).

Holbrook Sports Jade Engineering Ground, Shaw Lane, Holbrook, Belper, Derbyshire DE56 0TG
Station: Derby 8½m. Trent Barton bus 7.1 from Derby (Bus Station, 12 mins walk from station) to Holbrook (Makeney Road at Shaw Lane); hourly, takes 20 mins. Then up Shaw Lane and ground is on right (5 mins).

Holwell Sports Welby Road, Asfordby Hill, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire LE14 3RD
Station: Melton Mowbray 2¼m. Arriva Midlands bus 5A from Melton Mowbray (Wilton Road, College, 9 mins walk from station) to Asfordby Hill (Melton Road at Welby Road); three times per hour, takes 5 mins. Then up Welby Road (closed off to cars), left to remain in Welby Road, and ground is on left (5 mins). Buses pass Melton Mowbray station on return journey.

Kimberley Miners’ Welfare Stag Ground, Nottingham Road, Kimberley, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG16 2NB
Station: Nottingham 6m. Trent Barton bus Rainbow 1 from Nottingham (Upper Parliament Street, Elite, 14 mins walk from station) passes ground on right; six times per hour, takes 25 mins.

Radcliffe Olympic Wharf Lane, Radcliffe on Trent, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG12 2AN
Station: Nottingham 5½m (do not use Radcliffe station which has an infrequent service). Trent Barton bus Rushcliffe Greens
from Nottingham (Station) to Radcliffe on Trent (Main Road at Wharf Lane); four times per hour, takes 17 mins. Check destination when boarding bus, as not all buses on Rushcliffe Greens serve this stop. Then north up Wharf Lane and ground is on left (5 mins).

Radford Selhurst Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG7 5EH
Station: Noel Street (Nottingham Express Transit tram) ½m. Then south along Noel Street, right into Terrace Street, right into Radford Road, left into Selhurst Street and ground is at end. For return journey, up Selhurst Street, right into Radford Road, and use Hyson Green Market station.

St Andrew’s Canal Street, Leicester, Leicestershire LE2 8LZ
Station: Leicester 2½m. Arriva Midlands buses 84/85 from Leicester (Charles Street, 7 mins walk from station) to Leicester (Aylestone Road at Hall Lane); six times per hour, takes 15 mins. Then up Hall Lane, right into Disraeli Street, left into Canal Street, over bridge, follow road around to left and ground is on left (6 mins).

South Normanton Athletic M J Robinson Structures Arena, Lees Lane, South Normanton, Alfreton, Derbyshire DE55 2AD
Station: Alfreton 1½m. McEwen Travel bus 231 / Trent Barton buses 9.1/9.2 from Alfreton (Station) to South Normanton (Market Street at Lees Lane); three times per hour, takes 5 mins. Then up Lees Lane and ground is on right (5 mins).

Stapenhill Maple Grove, Stapenhill, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire DE15 9NN
Station: Burton upon Trent 2½m. Arriva Midlands buses 2/2A from Burton upon Trent (Station) to Stapenhill (Sycamore Road at Maple Grove); four times per hour, takes 22 mins. Then up Maple Grove and ground is at end (5 mins). Bus back to Burton upon Trent is from same stop.