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No trip to Underhill !!!

No trip to Underhill !!!

Ground Name: Underhill Stadium
Capacity: 5,500
Address: Barnet Lane, Barnet, EN5 2DN
Main Telephone No: 020-8441-6932
Ticket Office: 020-8449-6325
Fax No: 020-8447-0655
Team Nickname: Bees
Pitch Size: 115 x 75 yards
Shirt Sponsors: Sunstar Leisure
Kit Manufacturers: O'Neills
Home Kit Colours: Black & Amber
Away Kit Colour: Red With Black

Despite playing at Underhill for 99years, Barnet are in dispute with the local council. Two issues one is the need for £100,000 worth of saftey improvements at one end of the ground. The other is down to road access, Priory grove the main access is now deemed to be for emergency vechicles and pedestrians only. This means that the ground would not meet with the football league regulations. Although the council have said that permission could be granted if a fee (100K) and all up keep of the road is carried out by the club. Barnet feel this action is illegal but with the club having to confirm where they are going to play there home games shortly to meet FA deadlines they maybe forced to pay up or move.

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Writer:Jorge's Jottings
Date:Friday May 12 2006
Time: 12:38PM

Comments

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Emirates stadium, or white hart lane....tough choice
Big No 9
12/05/2006 14:47:00
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dont arsenal use barnets ground for their reserves matches?
juz stfc
12/05/2006 17:37:00
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Another alternative,.................. were going to Wembley,
Big No 9
12/05/2006 18:39:00
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" IT IS A GROUND WITH REAL CHARACHTER TOO"
millers4eva
14/05/2006 09:54:00
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