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PRE-MATCH BRIEF: ALBION V HUDDERSFIELD TOWN

1 March 2019

Linton Rogers
The pre-match brief for Albion v Huddersfield Town.
Brighton & Hove Albion welcome Huddersfield Town to the Amex in the Premier League on Saturday 2nd March, kick-off 3pm.
 
Albion in the Community is holding a prostate health drop-in event at the Amex Stadium before the game located at the medical centre in the East Stand. Fans can find out more about prostate health, and enter a free prize draw to win a signed football.
 
There will be a pre-match interview with AITC’s disability manager Paul Brackley and Albion's disability liaison officer, Oliver Riley, to raise disability awareness as part of Level Playing Field's ‘weeks of action’ campaign.
 
There will also be a pre-match interview with IBO super-middleweight champion, Chris Eubank JR.
 
The match sponsors for this fixture are Snickers UK and Solid Gear Footwear, the ball sponsor is Steve Rooke and the associate sponsor is Hilton Brighton Metropole.
 
Travel Information
 
All supporters are asked to head to the stadium as early as possible regardless of how they are travelling.
 
Trains: Southern Rail have informed the club that services to and from Falmer will be enhanced both pre and post-match. Please note that there will be a bus replacement service operating between Three Bridges and both Lewes and Brighton respectively due to the Brighton Mainline Improvement project (16th-24th Feb).
 
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Park & Rides: Both Brighton Racecourse & Mill Road will be open from 12pm.

Car Parks: All parking at both the Bridge (Car Park B) and at Sussex University (Car Park C) has now sold out, and there will be no cash sales on the day. 
 
All vehicles accredited to park at the University of Sussex must enter via Stanmer Park, as there will be no entry at Falmer or Knights Gate.
 
Village Way will be extremely busy and congested, and supporters are advised to avoid this area both pre- and post-match, unless they have pre-booked parking.
 
Buses: Brighton & Hove Buses will be operating a full Saturday service within the club’s travel Scheme, therefore free travel is available to supporters on production of a match ticket, but please check the club's trave guide for areas within the bus travel scheme.  
 
Parking: There is no local street parking available for football supporters, as all areas have a residents' parking scheme in operation, and enforcement officers will be on patrol.
 
Seagull Travel: Seagull Travel will be running their usual matchday services from various locations, and spaces are available to pre-book via their website.
 
Drop-offs & Pick-ups: There will be no pick-ups or drop-offs along Village Way, or at the Woollard Way (entrance to the Bridge car park), and supporters are advised to use our official drop-off and pick up point located at University of Sussex, where our drop-off point is in Car Park 5, located by the Sports Hall. 
 
This drop-off/pick-up point is a short walk through the underpass to the Amex Stadium. There is also a free shuttle bus in operation.
 
Opening and Closing Times
 
The Club Superstore will be open from 9am and will close at 6pm after the game. The shop is also closed during the match.
 
The ticket office will open from 9am until half-time. The ticket office will be closed during the second half, but will be open for 30 minutes after the match.
 
Dick’s Bar is open from 12pm until kick-off and then after the match until 7.30pm. Please note this bar is only open to over-18s.
 
All concourses will open at 1pm. East, South and West concourses will close at 6.30pm post-match. The North concourse will close at 7.30pm
 
All of the 1901 Club Lounges and restaurants will open at 12.30pm. 
 
All restaurants will close at 7pm. All lounges will close at 6.30pm, with the exception of Mayo Wynne Baxter and iTalk, which will both close at 7.30pm.
 
Please note all bars will stop serving 15 minutes before the scheduled closing time.
 
The Fanzone and food outlets will be open from 12pm. The outside bar will close at 2.15pm.
 
In the 1901 Club lounges, Dick’s Bar and concourses, the TV screens will be showing Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal pre-match, and West Ham United v Newcastle United post-match. 
 
Ticket Office 
 
Home and away tickets for this fixture are still available; however, a very limited number of tickets remain. Please visit BrightonAndHoveAlbion.com/tickets to book home tickets in advance. If you wish to purchase in person on the day, we recommend arriving at the ticket office early to avoid disappointment.
 
Club Superstore
 
The two external retail outlets will be open for this fixture. They are situated at the south-east approach T-junction, and north-west corner, stocking a range of souvenirs.
 
The Club Superstore will be offering free shirt printing over the weekend with any shirt purchase as part of Albion’s March Madness campaign.
 
1901 Club Lounge Dress Code
 
We would like to take this opportunity to remind members that the dress code for the 1901 Club is smart business attire for all guests, male and female.
 
Acceptable attire includes smart jeans, smart boots, clean trainers and canvas shoes. Please note that ripped jeans, shorts and flip-flops are not permitted. Hospitality guests dining in either restaurant will still be required to wear shoes; trainers will not be permitted in dining areas.
 
Men must wear a collared shirt or polo shirt. Football shirts, polo-neck and turtleneck sweaters are not acceptable.
 
Only guests aged under 14 may wear Brighton & Hove Albion replica shirts. Away team colours or shirts are not permitted under any circumstances. Please ensure your guests are aware of and adhere to the dress code as entry will not be permitted if they are not dressed accordingly.
 
Unfortunately, we will be unable to reseat 1901 Club members or their guests in general admission areas of the stadium if refused admission to the 1901 Club.
 
Prohibited Items
 
In light of recent high-profile incidents where a range of items – including capped water bottles – have been thrown onto the pitch at a number of matches around the country, we are reminding all Brighton & Hove Albion and visiting supporters that bottles with tops on them are prohibited at the Amex Stadium.
 
Our stewards will be strictly enforcing this policy, and bottle tops will also be removed from drinks sold inside the stadium.
 
The full list of prohibited items can be found here.
 
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