|Getting to Shielfield:
South (Berwick by-pass)- Turn onto the
B6354 signposted Spittal and Shielfield Park is about 500 yards on the
From the North (Berwick by-pass)-
Follow the by-pass over the bridge towards Alnwick and Newcastle until
you reach the 'Spittal' signpost and turn onto the B6354 and
Shielfield Park is about 500 yards on the left.
From the Town Centre- Cross the Royal
Border Bridge into Tweedmouth and follow the main road up to the
railway bridge where Shielfield Park is well signposted.
is on the East Coast Mainline and is served by GNER and Virgin trains
from York, London KX, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Glasgow. A taxi rank is
adjacent to the station and it costs about £3 to Shielfield Park. For
upto date train times visit the Railtrack
National Express London to Edinburgh service stops at Berwick (Golden
Square). Regular services to and from Newcastle and Edinburgh also
stop at Berwick. For coach times and travel fares check the National
The local bus
service operates buses to and from Dean Drive, which is the nearest
bus stop to Shielfield Park. Hop on a Prior Park bus (B50) anywhere in
the town and it'll take you to Dean Drive.
If you fancy a
pint before the match there are a number of pubs near Shielfield. The
Black & Gold social club is the nearest, it's a matter of yards!
The Angel Inn on Main Street, Tweedmouth serve bar meals all day and
also has a pool table. If you have time on your hands before you catch
a coach or a train you can goto The Castle (adjacent to the station).
If you need something
to eat (and don't want a wholesome pie from Buddars tea bar inside the
ground) you can eat at one of many Cafe's and Restaurants in Berwick.
If the kids are pestering you for a Big Mac and fries, your in luck!
There is now a McDonalds Restaurant beside Safeway, which is just off
the A1 by-pass in Highfields.
Large car park at the ground.
South Enclosure and West Stand
Admission: £8 adults, £4 concessions.
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