The Rock (stadium)

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This article is about the Welsh stadium. For the American professional wrestler, see Dwayne Johnson. For the American football stadium sometimes called "The Rock", see Kidd Brewer Stadium.
The Rock
Location Rock Road, Rhosymedre, Wrexham, LL14
Coordinates 52°58′38″N 3°04′11″W / 52.977212°N 3.069646°W / 52.977212; -3.069646Coordinates: 52°58′38″N 3°04′11″W / 52.977212°N 3.069646°W / 52.977212; -3.069646
Capacity 3,000 (500 seats)
Surface Grass
Construction
Main contractors J Ross Developments[1]
Tenants
Cefn Druids A.F.C.

The Rock, Rhosymedre, near Wrexham, Wales is the planned site for the new stadium for Cefn Druids.

In March 2009, their existing stadium was given planning permission to be demolished and replaced with a Tesco supermarket.[2] Delays to the beginning of construction put the project back by 12 months and the club moved into the new stadium in August 2010.[3]

Facilities[edit]

The new complex at Rhosymedre will include:

  • 3,000 capacity stadium
  • 500 seat covered stand
  • covered terracing
  • larger club house
  • state of the art dressing rooms
  • male, female and disabled toilets
  • medical and drug-testing room
  • media room
  • sponsors' suite
  • catering facility
  • club shop and office
  • on-site car park for 100 cars & coach parking
  • television gantry[4]

It is sited near a disused quarry.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Projects". pickstockhomes.com. Retrieved 16 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "'Oldest club' Tesco deal approved". bbc.co.uk. 13 March 2009. Retrieved 16 March 2009. 
  3. ^ "Druids are ready to rock in Rhosymedre". Welsh Premier League. 29 August 2010. Retrieved 17 October 2010. 
  4. ^ "Plans". CefnDruidsAFC.co.uk. Retrieved 16 March 2009. [dead link]

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