Return to Football

Safe return to football at The dwmedia Stadium

Saturday 10th July 2021 – Kick Off: 15:00 - Ashington AFC v Edinburgh United


Saturday 17th July 2021 – Kick Off: 15:00 - Ashington AFC v Charnock Richard


We are pleased to be welcoming fans back to The dwmedia Stadium for our pre-season matches. We have set out below the measures which will still be in place due to Government guidance and also information relating to available facilities:

Entry to The dwmedia Stadium

All visitors to The dwmedia Stadium will be required to check in using the Covid-19 app, or alternatively if not able to do this will need to manual give their contact details.

You SHOULD NOT attend if you or a member of your household has shown any COVID-19 symptoms on the lead up to the match, if you have been told to isolate, or if you are awaiting a COVID-19 test result.

Entry to our pre-season matches will be free of charge for everyone, however anyone wanting to make a donation towards the club is welcome to.

Gates will be open from 1:00pm

Social distancing in The dwmedia Stadium

All spectators should always adhere to social distancing measures, including ensuring adequate spacing between groups on the terracing and in our stands. Spectators should not congregate in groups of more than 30 when outdoors.

Bar and Clubhouse

Our bar will be open, however, in line with Government guidance we will be operating this with table service only, drinks cannot be taken outside and must be consumed at your table. Tables can have a maximum of 6 persons at them, and this includes both adults and children. Unfortunately, this also means that once tables are occupied, we will not be able to admit anyone else into the bar / lounge area. Face masks / coverings must be worn at all times when moving around the building.

Clubhouse will be open from 1:00pm


We will not be operating any catering facilities for food / hot drinks at these matches.


We hope that everyone is looking forward to returning to The dwmedia Stadium as we are looking forward to having you there with us once more.