The Iron travel to Carlton Town in a pre-season friendly on Wednesday, in what is a busy day for the club.That is because Scunthorpe also face a Lincoln City side at Glanford Park at the same time in the Lincolnshire Senior Cup.
Bill Stokeld Stadium…
The capacity of the stadium is 1500 with a mixture of sitting and standing. There are approximately 164 seats.
Starting at Glanford Park, at the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Doncaster Road/A18. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto M181 heading to Humber Bridge/ Doncaster/M181. Take the M180, M18 and A1 (M) exit the roundabout onto M181 heading to Humber Bridge/ Doncaster/ M180. Keep right, follow signs for Doncaster/M180 and merge onto M180. After 12 miles, take the exit onto M18 toward M1/Doncaster for 11 miles.
At junction 2, take the A1 (M) exit to Newark/Leeds. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A1 (M) ramp to Newark then merge onto A1 (M). In 7.1 miles, continue on the A1. In 6.6 miles, take the A57/A614/B6420 exit toward Worksop/Sheffield/Nottingham/Ollerton/Babworth. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit.
At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Blyth Road/A614 and continue to follow A614 and go through 4 roundabouts for 14.8 miles. Continue onto Ollerton Road/A6097 and go through 2 roundabouts for 6.9 miles. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Nottingham Road/ A612 and follow for 3.8 miles. Turn right onto Stoke Lane and the destination will be on the right.
There is a “Bus-Plug” on Stoke Lane between Emerys Road and the ground. Therefore the only vehicular access is from the A612. There is no access from the Burton Road end
There is parking at the club’s ground along with on street parking on Emerys Road nearby.