We welcome Welling United to Arbour Park on Saturday, as we look to bounce back from Monday evening’s disappointment and build on our fantastic recent run in National League South.
Here's a round-up of useful information for supporters ahead of the game.
Getting to Arbour Park
Directions to Arbour Park are available by clicking this link. Slough Rail station is on the mainline to London Paddington. Arbour Park is a 15-minute walk from the station.
The turnstiles will open at 12.30pm and we will be screening the Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal in the bar area (kick-off 12.30pm).
Save time and money at the turnstiles by purchasing tickets in advance. Discounts are available until one hour before kick-off. Advance ticket prices, which include booking fees, are as follows:
Adult (18-64) - £13
Concession (65+) - £7
Student (16-17, Student with valid NUS/TOTUM card) - £3
Child (5-15) - £1 (12-year-old and under must be accompanied by an Adult)
Infant (0-4) - Free
Our standard admission prices will apply at the turnstiles, so make sure you purchase in advance to take advantage of the offer.
Standard matchday admission prices:
Adult (18-64) - £15
Concession (65+) - £9
Student (16-17, Student with valid NUS/TOTUM card) - £5
Child (5-15) - £3 (12-year-old and under must be accompanied by an Adult)
Infant (0-4) - Free
Click here to purchase tickets for Slough Town v Welling United.
With tickets purchased in advance, please present your valid ticket at turnstile 4, either printed or shown on a smartphone. We ask that you please have this ready before entering to avoid long queues forming. In partnership with TicketPass, the ‘GiveBack50’ initiative means 50% of booking fees charged on tickets will go to the club’s chosen charity, Aik Saath.
Arbour Park does not have ATMs on site. Credit and debit cards are accepted at turnstile 4, the club shop and main bar in the West Stand. Please note that no smoking or vaping is permitted inside Arbour Park. Anyone wishing to smoke can get their hand stamped by a steward at the exit gates and be allowed back in afterwards.
Supporters in wheelchairs, or with mobility issues should enter Arbour Park via the front entrance.
Xyla Health & Wellbeing
We have a new community initiative where we will invite local charity or voluntary groups from Slough to a match where they can showcase the range of activities and/or help that they provide. Each group will have a stand at the game and will be available to talk to supporters.
The first group to attend this Saturday is Xyla Health & Wellbeing. Xyla offer health and wellbeing services, tailored to suit local communities and workplaces. Find out more about them at xylahealthandwellbeing.com
A limited amount of free parking will be available at Arbour Park and Lynch Hill Enterprise Academy. Please note that the car park at St Joseph’s School is open to parking permit holders only.
Lynch Hill Enterprise Academy (adjacent to Arbour Park) - There is a limited number of unreserved spaces here for all supporters, available on a first come, first served basis.
Arbour Park - There is a limited number of unreserved parking spaces elsewhere on the Arbour Park site for all other supporters. These spaces are not available until 30 minutes before kick-off and are on a first come, first served basis. Please follow the directions provided by parking stewards.
There is a limited number of unreserved marked Blue Badge parking spaces at Arbour Park, available on a first come, first served basis for Blue Badge holders. The post code for sat navs is SL2 5AY.
St Joseph’s Catholic High School - Slough Town supporters who have purchased a parking permit will have a reserved parking space. The post code for sat navs is SL2 5HN. There are no unreserved spaces here.
Off street parking is extremely limited - however there are several car parks within walking distance. We would strongly encourage supporters to car-share or travel by public transport where possible. The ground is conveniently situated approximately half a mile from the train and bus stations. There are many public car parks nearer the town centre which are within walking distance of Arbour Park (10-15 minutes). Arbour Park is conveniently situated approximately half a mile from Slough’s train and bus stations. Click here for a map of local car parks within walking distance of Arbour Park.
If you do park in residential streets, please be respectful to our neighbours – keep noise to a minimum, and do not litter. When parking, do not block entranceways and driveways, and do not park dangerously, including on blind corners.
Food and drink
The bar and kitchen area on the first floor of the West Stand, and the tea bar on the ground floor of the West Stand will be open to all supporters, selling a range of hot and cold food and drinks.
We have a new addition to our food range in the upstairs kitchen – the Chili Dog! This is a frankfurter sausage topped with homemade chili and grated cheese, all for just £3.
Our popular 'pie and a beer' for £5 offer includes either a pie, pasty or a slice (includes pies and steak/chicken or vegetarian bakes) with a can of lager or cider.
Many of the seats in the West Stand are reserved for those supporters with reserved seating. All other seating is unreserved and available on a first come, first served basis.
Arbour Park ground regulations
We would like to remind all supporters of the Arbour Park ground regulations and emphasise that anti-social or discriminatory behaviour of any nature will not be tolerated. Such behaviour will result in ejection from the ground. The club may impose a ban on any individual found to have committed such an offence. The ground regulations can be found here.
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