Tamworth

Tamworth Sports Stadium

Marlborough Way
TAMWORTH
B77 2HA

Telephone: 01827 260897
Fax:

Email: tamworthac@btinternet.com
Website: http://www.tamworthac.co.uk/

Type: Synthetic, 400m, 8 lanes, 8 lane straight

Authority: Staffordshire
Ceremonial County: Staffordshire

NUTS Name: Tamworth

Electronic Map Links:
Multimap 1:10,000 (Street Level)
Multimap 1:25,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:50,000 (Area Level)
Multimap 1:100,000 (Road Level)
Multimap 1:200,000 (Road Level)
Streetmap (Street Level)
Streetmap (Area Level)
Streetmap (Road Map)

OS National Grid Reference: SK 227024
National Grid Reference: 422700, 302400

Paper Maps:
A-Z Cannock 2C 30
A-Z West Midlands 8F 32
A-Z Birmingham (Ed 2A and older) 3F 135
OS Explorer Map: 232
OS/Philip's Staffordshire 250 C1

Train: Wilnecote, Tamworth (2M)

Opening Times: Club times (exclusive) Mon-Thu 1830-2200, Sun 1000-1200. No public times.
Is track locked/unavailable for casual use at other times: Yes
Charges: Yearly membership of Tamworth AC (Adult 30, Junior 20) plus track fee (Adult 2.00, Junior 1.50)

Track Diagram: Not available
Field Event Facilities:

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Full
S/C Water Jump: Outside track

Changing: Full in pavilion
Floodlights: Yes
Seating: None

Track Certification: Full - valid until 30th Nov 2006

Clubs: Tamworth AC

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Other Info:

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The track was originally cinder (redgra) and built in about the late 1970s. It was upgraded to a Spurtan BS synthetic track in 1995/6 with the help of the first Lottery Sports Award for an athletics project and was first used in 1996. The track is owned and run by Tamworth AC who have a 99 year lease. They are completely independent and do not receive any grants. To help swell club funds they hire out their large pavilion which contains a bar and a function room for weddings, parties and even funerals. The entrance to the track is on the roundabout with Marlborough Way (B5440) and the A5 and is signposted "Sports Stadium". The track has also been referred to as Tamworth Stadium.

Last update: 24/11/2003

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