Park Hall Stadium Like?
Venue Side (photo)
East End (photo)
Where To Drink?
North Side (photo)
How To Get There And Where To Park
West (Car Park) End (photo)
By Train Or Bus
Record & Average Attendance
Fans Ground Reviews
Park Hall Stadium Location Map
|What's Park Hall Stadium Like?|
Park Hall is situated around one and
half miles north east of the English town of
Oswestry, and a similar distance south of the small
town of Gobowen. To be
honest, if feels like it is in the middle of
However the stadium has been improved recently with the opening in 2012 of a new
semi-permanent structure at the East
End. This covered all seated stand has a capacity of 500. Currently it only runs for half the width of the
pitch ending just behind
the goal, but it is hoped that at
some point it can be doubled in size to fill the whole end
and have corporate
hospitality boxes incorporated
at the back of it.
|There are plans to
increase the capacity of the stadium to 3,000 by
further extending the East End Stand installing more
temporary seats on the Venue side and perhaps adding a
more permanent structure on the opposite North side of
|As far as we are aware away supporters are
allocated the Burma Road end of the ground, which is a
narrow open flat standing area behind the goal. This
side of the ground currently lacks covered
accommodation, with away supporters able to use the
toilets and refreshment facilities of The Venue side
of the stadium.
|Where To Drink?|
There is a bar at the ground, however due to its rather sheltered setting there is no pubs, bars or restaurants in the surrounding area of the ground. If you are walking to Park Lane from Gobowen railway station there is very also little on offer before you set off for the ground but far more on offer in Oswestry town centre, 30 minutes walk from the ground.
|How To Get There And Where To Park|
|From The East:
Take the A495 from Ellesmere, through the village of Whittington. Once over the railway line turn right into Burma Road. The ground is on the right hand side, with the football traffic car park being behind the Burma Road end, on the former athletics circuit.
From The West:
Take the A495 from Oswestry town centre, travel north along the B5069 Gobowen Road then turn right into the B4580 Whitington Road.At the A5 roundabout continue along the A495 road towards Ellesmere, turn left into Burma Road. The ground is on the right hand side, with the football traffic car park being behind the Burma Road end, on the former athletics circuit.
From The South:
Follow the A5 Oswestry bypass towards Gobowen, turn right at the roundabout into the A495 and head towards Ellesmere. Turn left into Burma Road. The ground is on the right hand side, with the football traffic car park being behind the Burma Road end, on the former athletics circuit.
Additional Car Parking:
Is sometimes made available in an adjacent field, just off the entrance road to Park Hall.
Map showing the location of the Park Hall Stadium (at the bottom of this page).
|West (Car Park) End
|By Train Or Bus|
|Oswestry is the nearest
town to Park Hall Stadium, sadly it no longer has a
railway station. Oswestry can be reached by buses from
Shrewsbury and Wrexham. The nearest railway station is
actually Gobowen, which is on the
Shrewsbury-Wrexham-Chester line. The line has a
regular hourly service on a weekend and weekday
Directions from Gobowen Railway Station:
Walk along the railway station platform and exit next to the level crossing. At the junction ahead of you turn right into Old Whittington Road, going past the fish and chip shop of your right hand side. Follow this road for 20 minutes then once you have passed the entrance of Derwen College on the right hand side, turn right into a country lane, this will take you back over the railway line and towards a hospital complex. Once opposite the hospital building turn left into North Drive. The ground entrance is 10 minutes walk on the left hand side. Around a 30 to 40 minute walk.
Directions from Oswestry Bus Station:
When you come out of the bus station look for the old railway station building. Follow Oswald Road away from the town centre towards Gobowen.At the junction continue into Gobowen Road then after 5 minutes walk take a left turn into Whitington Road to lead you onto the A5.At the A5 roundabout continue walking along the A495 and after another 5 minutes take a left turn into Burma Road. The ground is 5-10 minutes walk from this point, on the right hand side. Around a 30 minute walk.
|Official Programme £2.50|
|Airbus Uk Broughton, Bala Town & Newtown
are the nearest Premier League Clubs. Further down the
league, Cefn Druids & Welshpool.
|Welsh Premier League Fixtures (takes you to the BBC Sports Website)|
|Record And Average Attendance|
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Last Updated : 16 July 2014