Loomer Road, Chesterton, Newcastle-Under-Lyme, Staffordshire ST5 7LB.Map:
TELEPHONE: (01782) 562184.
MAIN SPONSORS: A.R. Richards Limited
COLOURS: Red and white
RACE-NIGHT: Saturday (7pm).
OFF RACE-NIGHT: Sunday (3pm or 7pm).
STADIUM FACILITIES: Covered terracing on home straight, with bar and catering outlets. Back straight banking.
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STUDENTS: on production of valid student card £11
SENIOR CITIZENS £11
CHILDREN (5-15): £2
CHILDREN (under 5): Free
CAR PARKING: £1
TRACK LENGTH: 312 metres.
TRACK RECORD: 60.5 seconds.
RECORD HOLDER: Ty Proctor (August 8, 2009) and Steve Johnston (September 26, 2009).
NL TRACK RECORD: 62.0 seconds.
RECORD HOLDER: Andrew Tully (August 29, 2007
PAIRS WINNERS: 1988 & 1989 (D2), 2011, 2014 (D3)
FOUR TEAM TROPHY: 1990 (D2), 2006 (D3)
CAR: Loomer Road Stadium is situated just off the B5369, which can be accessed via the M6 both north and south. From the north, exit M6 at junction 16. Turn left and follow A500 and exit at A34 signposted Newcastle under-Lyme. Turn right and follow A34 until second roundabout (McDonalds is on this roundabout). Turn right down Wolstanton Road until next roundabout and take second exit. The stadium is approximately three quarters of a mile on the left. From the south exit M6 at junction 15, and at first roundabout take second exit A500 (north) until junction with A34. Turn left onto A34 (signposted Newcastle-under-Lyme) until junction with B5369 and follow directions as above. Car parking at the stadium is £1.
TRAIN: The nearest railway station is Longport (three miles to track), which is on the main line from Stoke-on-Trent to Manchester Piccadilly. However, it may well be more convenient to use Stoke-on-Trent (four miles to track) station on the mainline from London Euston.
BUS: A number 34 bus runs from Newcastle-under-Lyme town centre to Chesterton (operated by First Potteries Bus Company) and also a number 35 operated by D & G Bus Company.
TAXI: A taxi from Stoke-on-Trent rail station to Loomer Road should cost around £9.