Next Up: Chippenham Town

Tuesday night (7th August), an Exeter City XI will be taking on Chippenham Town in a friendly at Hardenhuish Park. Kick off at 7.45.

Their address is: Hardenhuish Park, Bristol Road, Chippenham, Wiltshire. SN14 6LR. The route from St James Park can be found on Google maps here. It will take 2 hours, and 105 miles each way. Depending on any rush hour traffic.

Chippenham Town play in the Premier Division of the Evo-Stik League Southern. They share that Division with the likes of AFC Totton, Arlesey Town, Bideford, Cambridge City, St. Albans City, and Weymouth. Their nickname is the Bluebirds.

They were formed in 1873.   In 1904 the Club joined the Western League. They moved in to Hardenhuish in 1919. In recent history they have been challenging to get in to the Conference South league.  However, last season they finished a mid table 11th.

We played a pre-season friendly at Chippenham a year ago. City won 2-0 with goals from McNish and Gosling.

Entry prices: Adults: £9. Concessions: £5. Kids U16’s: £3. Bar (The Blues Bar) in the grandstand. Seated and standing terrace. Fans are free to move around the ground.

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