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MATCH ARRANGEMENTS - Atherton Collieries (Home) Saturday 2nd April

FC United v Atherton Collieries FC 2nd April - Kick-off: 3.00 pm

  • Course You Can Malcolm is on - with The 99 Degree playing live before the game!
  • Halftime presentation by the legendary Lancashire Cricketer John Abrahams to celebrate the FC United Weekly Prize Draw in association with Lancashire Cricket Foundation raising over £50,000!


This is a Northern Premier league fixture and can be accessed by season ticket holders and TMTB holders. You must bring your ticket books with you. 

For those without season tickets, pay on the gate prices are as follows:

Adult                  £12.00

Concession         £7.00

U18’s                    £3

U5's                   Free with a paying Adult

*Concession means the following:

  • Over 60s
  • In receipt of Income Support or Universal Credit
  • Student with a valid NUS card

Any person applying for a concession may be asked to produce identification at the turnstile. If a supporter is unwaged and does not have proof of any of the above they must contact the office prior to a game.

Matchday information


Three turnstiles are open in the SE corner. An early turnstile opens from 13:00 and the rest from 13:30. Cash and card payments can be taken.

Stadium – All stands are open. Our seating is principally in the main stand, despite relaxation of most of the Covid restrictions, precautionary social distancing is still advised but you can ignore the ticks and crosses on the seats.

Food & Beverages

Chef Mark will have a fresh cooked special in the Main Function room - he's busy sourcing the ingredients at the moment and we'll announce what he's rustling up later in the week - you can guarantee it will be fresh and tasty! 

Alcoholic and soft drinks will be available from the main function room and SMRE bar, where we have guest ales on.

Food is available from the Chip van, function room and Kazbar.

Hot drinks, soft drinks, confectionary and crisps, pies and sausage rolls are available from the Kazbar.

Food and drink

Our primary seating is available in the main stand, along with tables and chairs in both the West stand and North stand.

SMRE has guest cask ales alongside our regular beers.

  • Kazbar – open from 13:00 until just after half-time serving pies, confectionery, soft and hot drinks.
  • The Chip Cabin – open from 13:00 until just after half-time and will be serving chips, pies, peas, gravy and curry sauce and soft drinks.
  • Main function room – open from 13:00 and last orders at  18:15, closes at 18:45. All your favourite alcoholic drinks are available, and two freshly cooked meal options will be available.
  • SMRE (bar) – open from 13:00 until 16:00.
  • Sweet Stall Open before the game starts, selling all your usual favourites until after half time

Getting to the game

The FREE Shuttle buses will be operating as follows:

Shuttle buses


Departs Crowne Plaza Hotel

12:00 noon 




Pick- up: Railway Pub





Arrives Broadhurst Park





Pick- up: Fairway Pub     





Arrives Broadhurst Park   






Collection from Broadhurst Park (Lightbowne Road) to the Crowne Plaza Hotel





Car park – car parking is available at Broadhurst Park (310 Lightbowne Road, M40 0FJ) (£5) and at St Matthews (£3)

In fairness to our neighbours, please do not park on St Mary’s Road or the side roads thereof.  Please use Lightbowne Road.

Please see the Travel Hub for full details of how to get to our ground

Stadium office
The office remains closed for non-matchday services. Season tickets, TMTBs and memberships can be bought on-line or from the club at any time during the week.


Reception will open from 13:00 affording access to the Main Stand facilities. Lift access is also available for people with mobility problems.

Membership Stall
The membership stall is open for this fixture. Aiming to open from 12:45 but if it’s not open when you get there, please pop back later. Season tickets can also be purchased from the Membership Stall.

You can also sign up for the FC weekly draw in person - more details here

Club shop
The FCUM Club shop is packed with great items for every budget, open from 12:00 noon until 15:00 and then for 20 minutes after the game has finished. New Balance kits are on sale.

We look forward to welcoming everyone to the game.

First Posted ~ 21:34 Wed 30 Mar 2022
News ID ~ 9275
Last Updated ~ 09:15 Sat 2 Apr 2022