Vital Football

Latest Swindon Town News

Darlo/Swindon Fun Day

Darlo/Swindon Fun Day

Quakers Hold Fun Day For Swindon Visit

Date: 15/08/2006

Issued on behalf of and with the approval of DARLINGTON FOOTBALL CLUB LTD

NEWS RELEASE

QUAKERS HOLD FUN DAY FOR SWINDON VISIT

Music, magic and children's television characters CBBC's The Lampies will help celebrate a family fun day when Darlington FC take on Swindon Town on Saturday, August 19.

Centred around the North Stand, which was opened last year as a designated Family Stand, pre-match entertainment at the 96.6TFM Darlington Arena will include music from the Tees Valley Jazzmen, magicians, face painting and balloon modelling.

Characters from The Lampies will also be on hand to entertain children, while the club will be running the Text to Win*, Minute to Win It and Fans' Man of the Match text competitions. The Minute to Win It competition will be offering five pairs of tickets to the teenage club night, Sweet, at Tall Trees, courtesy of TFM Radio.

Darlington's Football in the Community team has also organised a penalty shoot-out competition at half-time.

Gates open at the 96.6TFM Darlington Arena at 1pm on Saturday, ahead of the League Two match, Darlington`s second home game of the season.

Darlington FC chief executive Jon Sotnick said: 'This is a family club and we want everybody who attends Saturday`s match to have fun throughout the afternoon. This will be a day of entertainment, not just in terms of a good football match, but also in terms of what fans can see and do before the match and at half-time.'

Entry to the match is free for under-sevens and any supporters buying a programme will receive a voucher for 50p, redeemable at any kiosk throughout the stadium.

*The Text to Win competition is run throughout this week and up until half time, when the winner is announced. For details of how to enter, visit the website www.darlington-fc.net .

In the last Text to Win competition, against Macclesfield, Al Hinde won a two-night DFDS cruise for two to Amsterdam, while Yvonne Rennard won a meal for two at Atlantic Bar and Grill. The Fans' Man of the Match winners were Caroline Atkinson, Paul Newnham and Mike Atkinson.

Once again, the prize for the Text to Win competition will be a two-night cruise for two from South Shields to Amsterdam, courtesy of DFDS. Prizes for the Fans' Man of the Match will be a DVD of the game, a signed ball and a pair of carvery vouchers.

The club still requires fans to volunteer as cleaners and any supporters who can stay behind after the Swindon Town game to help - in return for a ticket to the next home match - should contact the commercial department on 01325 387000.




SUPPORT STFC CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE SIGN UP TO STFC OFFICIAL e-GOLF TODAY

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:Moonraker1969
Date:Wednesday August 16 2006
Time: 6:02PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Joshua v Klitschko?

Comments

0
enjoy your fun before the game cos you all be crying after it ;-)
lucyg
16/08/2006 18:03:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Football League Rule Out B Teams (23/9/16)

The Football League, or EFL for those who like pointless rebrands, have now compiled the initial responses from the 72 clubs under their umbrella...

EFL Trophy & Whole Game Solution Update

With the attempt to revive the EFL Trophy by changing the format and introducing Academy sides into the competition...

Disabled Access Issues For Seven?

In September 2015, the Premier League made a promise to ensure that all member clubs would make their home grounds fully compliant with the Accessible Stadia Guide by August 2017.

Doughty In Team Of The Week (6/9/16)

Swindon Town are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

Archived Vital Swindon Articles

Vital Swindon articles from

Site Journalists

Shaun Calderwood
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Where do you think Swindon Town will finish in 2016/17?
Suggested By:
Champions5%
Playoffs40%
Mid Table30%
Relegated25%
Don't Know0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Scunthorpe 10 6 3 1 21 14
2 Bury 10 6 2 2 20 8
3 Bradford 10 4 6 0 18 5
4 Northampton 10 4 5 1 17 7
5 Port Vale 10 5 2 3 17 3
6 Sheff Utd 10 5 2 3 17 0
7 Bolton 10 4 4 2 16 2
8 Gillingham 10 4 3 3 15 -2
9 Peterborough 10 3 4 3 13 4
10 Bristol Rovers 10 3 4 3 13 -1
11 Chesterfield 10 3 3 4 12 1
12 Charlton 10 2 6 2 12 1
13 Fleetwood 10 3 3 4 12 0
14 MK Dons 10 3 3 4 12 -1
15 Rochdale 10 3 3 4 12 -1
16 Oxford 10 3 3 4 12 -1
17 Millwall 10 3 3 4 12 -3
18 Swindon 10 3 2 5 11 -4
19 Southend 10 3 2 5 11 -8
20 Walsall 10 2 4 4 10 -5
21 Wimbledon 9 2 3 4 9 -3
22 Shrewsbury 10 2 3 5 9 -5
23 Oldham 10 1 6 3 9 -5
24 Coventry 9 0 5 4 5 -6
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Swindon Town Results (view all)

Swindon Town Fixtures (view all)

Oct 1 2016 3:00PM : Shrewsbury Town (a)
Sky Bet League One
Oct 8 2016 1:00PM : Bolton Wanderers (H)
Sky Bet League One
Oct 15 2016 3:00PM : AFC Wimbledon (a)
Sky Bet League One
Oct 18 2016 7:45PM : Rochdale (H)
Sky Bet League One
Oct 22 2016 3:00PM : Walsall (H)
Sky Bet League One
Oct 29 2016 3:00PM : Scunthorpe United (a)
Sky Bet League One