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Connah's Quay Nomads vs Edinburgh City Fan Pack

Irn Bru Cup Semi Final Fan Pack

Date Published: Tuesday, 12th February, 2019 - 9:45am by Will Catterall

Ahead of Saturday's Irn Bru Cup semi final against Edinburgh City, Supporter's Liaison Officer Will Catterall has put together a useful guide for our visiting fans.

Connah's Quay Nomads FC welcomes all staff, players and fans of Edinburgh City FC to the Deeside Stadium for the Irn Bru Cup semi final.

To ensure all of our visiting fans have a pleasant journey to and from Wales, we have put together a guide for getting to and from the match.

Match admission
All admission for spectators will be via our turnstile, which is cash only. In line with competition rules, adults are £10 and concessions £5.

When does the game kick off?
The match kicks off at 19:25, with turnstiles open from 18:15. The game is non-segregated, but areas of the stand will be made available for home and away fans should they choose to use them.

For those not able to get to Deeside, the game will be live on Sgorio on S4C and updates will be live on our Twitter feed.

How to get there?
Multiple options are available for travelling to Deeside.

Taxis are readily available in the Deeside area, with Direct Cars' taxi office located in Shotton just by the train station.

The Number 10 and 10A bus runs through from Chester Bus Interchange, which located by Chester Train Station, to Connah's Quay. The 10A specifically stops outside Deeside on Kelsterton Lane.

Trains run to Shotton station, which is a 10 minute drive or 40 minute walk from Deeside. The trains run hourly from Chester, Liverpool, Manchester and Holyhead.

Will there be food and drink available?
The club's Kiosk will be open for all fans selling food and non-alcoholic beverages. Alcohol can be purchased from the 'Y Celstryn' Bar directly opposite the Stadium on the college grounds. Please note no alcohol is allowed inside the stadium.

The Sir Gwain pub is also located close to the stadium.

How to travel back?
Public transport will be less frequent following the end of the game but buses and trains remain available.

After the game, the following trains will be available:
• Shotton 22:13 - Chester 22:24
• Shotton 22:13 - Liverpool 23:15 - Via Chester Shotton 22:25 - Liverpool 23:35 - Via Bidston Shotton 22:44 - Liverpool 23:45 - Via Chester Shotton 22:13 - Manchester 00:27 - Via Chester

Check the National Rail website for full details.

The following bus will run from outside of the college, on the opposite side of Kelsterton Lane, after the game:
Bus number 11A - 22:11

Useful information
Always check before travelling using the below links: National Rail Timetables
Arriva Bus Timetables

Taxi numbers:
Direct Cars (Shotton station) - 01244 814400
Contact Cars - 01244 811111
Deeside Cars - 01244 816606
Andelles Cars - 07713010291

Local pubs:
Central Hotel Wetherspoons (Shotton Train Station, food available)
The Clwyd (Shotton)
Sir Gwain (on Ffordd Llanarth just outside of the ground)
Y Celstryn - This is the matchday bar at Deeside Stadium

More information
For any further information or questions during the day, contact supporters liaison officer Will Catterall at or call 07938 160578.


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