THE FEIL’S GUIDE TAE THE BLUE TOON! “The Idiot’s Guide to Peterhead FC”
“Fit wye div ye ging tae get tae Peterheid?” “Which way do you go to get to Peterhead?”
TRAIN Unfortunately, the last train left Peterhead in 1965, so if you are planning to come to Balmoor by rail Aberdeen is as far as you will get. Therefore, you will require to take a bus or taxi for the remaining 32 miles. BUS Stagecoach operate an hourly Saturday service from Aberdeen Union Square Bus Station (Stance 11) starting from 09:05 in the morning. CAR Travelling from south of Stonehaven continue on the AWPR (A90) all the way to Peterhead. On entering Peterhead continue left on the A90 (at MacDonaldâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s roundabout) until you arrive at the junction with the A982. Turn right along North Road, then take the second exit at the roundabout onto Balmoor Terrace. Balmoor Stadium is located on the right-hand side at the top of the hill.
Coming from Inverness or Moray take the A98 from Fochabers along the coastal road through Banff before turning right onto the A950 (signposted New Pitsligo). Be carefulâ&#x20AC;Ś miss this junction and you could end up in the Broch! Continue through Mintlaw and Longside until you reach the roundabout joining the A90. Take a left at the roundabout and continue until you arrive at the junction with the A982. Turn right along North Road, then take the second exit at the roundabout onto Balmoor Terrace. Balmoor Stadium is located on the right-hand side at the top of the hill.
“Far tae bide in Peterheid?” “Where to stay in Peterhead?”
ACCOMODATION If you are planning coming up the night before the game or making a weekend of it, there are numerous hotels and B & Bâ&#x20AC;&#x2122;s located in Peterhead to suit most budgets and requirements. Why not check out some of the following ahead of planning your stay! @theharbourspring @buchanbraeshotel @boddamhotel @waverley.hotel.peterhead @palacehotelpeterheadofficial @brittaniawatersideinn
“Far tae aet in Peterheid?” “Where to eat in Peterhead?”
WHERE TO EAT If you are looking to grab a bite to eat before the game there are numerous restaurants, cafeterias and coffee shops located in Peterhead to suit most budgets and requirements including our very Coffee Shop at Balmoor.
“Far div a’ get ma’ ticket for the Blootoon match?” “Where do I get my ticket for the Peterhead FC match?”
HOW DO I GET MY TICKET Peterhead FC do not operate a cash at turnstile facility. The club ticket office is located in the car park adjacent to main entrance at Balmoor Stadium. Should the match be segregated, an additional Away ticket booth will also be located at the bottom area of the car park near the Away turnstiles. Ticket prices are as follows; GROUND Adult £14 Concessions £7 U13’s FOC (if accompanied by an adult) EAST & MAIN STANDS Adult £16 Concessions £9 U13’s £2 Should you require disabled access/requirements please contact the club on 01779 478256 to make advance arrangements. Tickets go on sale on a match day from 1pm, but you can purchase your tickets from the main office from up to 48 hours in advance.
“Fit’s a’ at Balmoor Stadium?” “What facilities are there at Balmoor Stadium?”
WHAT FACILITIES ARE THERE AT BALMOOR STADIUM? FOOD The soon to open @CattoCafe coffee shop is located at the main entrance at Balmoor Stadium and you will be able to relax in comfortable surroundings with a tasty bite and a freshly ground coffee. Alternatively, you can enjoy match day hospitality in the Blue Toon Suite located upstairs and includes executive seating in the Main Stand at £60 per person. Bookings must be made by no later than 48 hours in advance by calling 01779 478256 BAR If you’re not driving then why not enjoy a pre-match drink in the Balmoor Bar where we have an extensive range of beers, wines and spirits at your disposal. Bus parties must book in advance and accessibility is always subject to crowd segregation protocol. CLUB SHOP Peterhead FC have a small club shop at the main entrance to the stadium with a range of replica shirts, memorabilia and souvenirs available for purchase. Alternatively, the Peterhead FC Supporters’ Club also have a shop within the stadium itself where you can purchase additional items such as old match programmes and pin badges.
PETERHEAD FOOTBALL CLUB Balmoor Stadium Balmoor Terrace Peterhead Aberdeenshire AB42 1EQ 01779 478256 firstname.lastname@example.org