Friday, 21 July 2017

At last! Roads closed on matchdays!

Posted 'high noon bells' Friday 21st July 2017
STRAWBERRY PLACE CLOSED FOR
RUGBY LEEGUE MAGIC WEEKEND

The City cooncil haz at last seen sense and aall roads aroond SJP will be shut 20 mins before and after each home game for safety reasons----and not before time!  There have been many occasions when leavin the groond where there are near misses az the 50,000 plus crowds pile oot onto the streets

In the past they have shut the streets for rugby, Olympic games, cycle races, etc---but futbaall fans have had to risk their lives crossin Strawberry Place and Barrack Road in particular!

In  othaa news- the forst team squad heed for Preston tomorrow while the U23s heed for 'The Heed' in pre season friendlies tomorrow afternooon

A full Geordie Times match report for both games will appear here sometime on Sunday
az per usual watch this space!

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