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Concert Information

Event Day FAQ's

What is the date of the concert?

Thursday 30th May 2019

What time do the gates open?

The gates to the stadium will open at 17.30.

What time does the concert start?

The supporting act, Rick Astley, is scheduled to come on stage at around 7.30pm.

What time does the concert finish?

The concert will finish at 10.30pm.

Will there be any road closures?

We will manage the traffic up until the concert starts, and afterwards road surrounding Carrow Road will be closed for twenty to thirty minutes.

How do I get to Carrow Road?

A transport plan with details of all modes of transport is detailed below.

Is there parking available at the stadium?

There is no parking available at the stadium. Nearby parking is located at County Hall which will open at 5.00pm. The cost will be £10 per car it is pay on the night, with no pre-booking available. There are around 1000 spaces available here, all on a first-come-first-served basis.

Can I get dropped off and picked up at the stadium?

There is no designated drop off and pick up point at the stadium or in the vicinity. We recommend using the Riverside area for drop-offs which is a short walk to Carrow Road. For pick-ups after the event, we recommend King Street side of the Millennium Bridge, or Lower Clarence Road depending on which direction is home. In the interests of public safety, the roads immediately surrounding the stadium will be closed at the end of the concert to ensure pedestrians can leave the event safely.

I have a question about my tickets, who can I speak to?

For any ticket-related questions you will need to contact your point of purchase and their customer services team will be able to help. We regret that it is not possible to exchange, refund or transfer tickets unless the event is cancelled or rescheduled. This is part of the purchase policy you agree to when purchasing tickets.

To contact Ticketmaster Customer Services, please visit https://ticketmaster.co.uk/hc/en-us .

Where can I find the prohibited items list?

A prohibited items list for the concert can be found below.

Can I bring a bag?

If it is necessary to bring a bag, ensure it is as small as possible. Nothing larger than size a4 will be permitted. All bags are subject to a search so please avoid bringing where you can as this would speed up your entry to the concert. Please note there is no left luggage facility.

Can I bring medication with me?

Please contact our Supporter Services Manager at ssm@canaries.co.uk to check.

Can I bring food and drink with me?

Food is not permitted, as there are concessions within the event. You may bring one bottle of drink per person (in a plastic bottle no larger than 500ml) and please note that alcohol is not permitted. There will be a wide range of food and drink beverages available to buy. Alcohol will be available for adults aged 18 and over, and you may be required to provide photographic identification as proof of age.

If I need to check if I can bring a particular item, who can I contact?

Please contact our Supporter Services Manager at ssm@canaries.co.uk who will try to find an answer for you within three working days.

Are there cash machines at the Stadium?

A cash machine will be in place near the South Stand, and there are cash machines available at Morrison’s and the train station, which are both a short walk away.

Are there smoking areas within the Stadium?

Carrow Road is a non-smoking stadium, and this includes e-cigarettes. Please note that once you have left the stadium, re-entry will not be permitted.

Where are the bars and toilets?

These will be situated throughout and around the stadium. Please contact a member of staff if you have difficulty locating somewhere.

Where can I find first-aid facilities?

We have a fully-equipped Medical Room here at Carrow Road, and also there will be plenty of paramedics and St John’s Ambulance staff on hand to support. In a medical emergency, contact the nearest steward who will assist.

What if I can’t find my seat?

There will be sufficient stewards on hand to help you find your seat.

Do any seats have a restricted view?

No.

Am I allowed to stand at my seat?

Yes, you are allowed to stand at your seat. But please don’t stand on seats, in walk-ways, stairways, gangways or aisles. And please do not climb, crowd-surf or mosh!

Where can I look for lost-property after the concert?

Any lost property items will be stored at the Ticket Office. Please call 01603 721902 option 1 to check if your item is there.

What should I do if I have a problem at the concert?

If you have any problems at the event, please seek the nearest steward. If you wish to discuss anything after the event, please contact our Supporter Services Manager at ssm@canaries.co.uk.

Where can I find travel times?

A travel guide will be found on our website shortly, which details parking, last train-times, cycle parks, and so on. For further details we advise you to contact your local travel company directly.

Concert Transport & Parking

Carrow Road Stadium is approximately a 10 minute walk from Norwich Rail Station.

The last train departure times from Norwich on Thursday 30th May 2019 will be:

NORWICH TO LONDON LIVERPOOL STREET 22:00

(calling at: Diss, Stowmarket, Ipswich, Manningtree, Colchester, Witham, Chelmsford, Shenfield, Stratford & London Liverpool Street)

NORWICH TO LOWESTOFT 22:50

(calling at: Brundall, Cantley, Reedham, Haddiscoe, Somerleyton, Oulton Broad N & Lowestoft)

NORWICH TO CAMBRIDGE 22:52

(calling at: Wymondham, Attleborough, Thetford, Brandon, Ely & Cambridge)

NORWICH TO SHERINGHAM 23:05

(calling at: Salhouse, Hoveton & Wroxham, Worstead, North Walsham, Gunton, Roughton Rd, Cromer, West Runton & Sheringham)

NORWICH TO IPSWICH 23:05

(calling at: Diss, Stowmarket & Ipswich)

NORWICH TO GREAT YARMOUTH 23:10

(calling at: Brundall, Lingwood, Acle & Great Yarmouth)

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DIRECTIONS

Norwich City Football Club is signposted along the major routes coming into Norwich via the A11 and A47, with the postcode NR1 1JE.

From the West (A47):
Exit A47 at A146, following signs for Norwich and Lowestoft. Turn left at the first set of lights at the bottom of the slip-road, then continue to the next set of traffic lights and turn right onto Martineau Lane. Keep in the right-hand lane and at the County Hall roundabout take the second exit. Keep right and turn right at the next set of traffic lights onto King Street – follow this road as it bends to the right over a bridge, with Carrow Road then visible to your right.

From the South (A11):
Approaching Norwich on the A11, take the fifth exit at Thickthorn roundabout onto the A47, following signs for Great Yarmouth. Having joined the A47, follow the directions listed above to access the stadium.

From Ipswich (A140):
Approaching Norwich on the A140, eventually reaching a roundabout as the road meets the A47. Take the third exit at this roundabout onto the A47 towards Great Yarmouth. Follow the road to the next exit (A146) then follow the directions listed ‘From the West’ to access the stadium.

From the East (A47):
Exit the A47 at A146, following signs for Norwich and Lowestoft. Turn right at the first set of lights at the bottom of the slip-road, signposted Norwich, then continue to the next set of traffic lights and turn right onto Martineau Lane. Keep in the right-hand lane and at the County Hall roundabout take the second exit. Keep right and turn right at the next set of traffic lights onto  King Street – follow this road as it bends to the right over a bridge, with Carrow Road then visible to your right.

Please note, road closures will operate immediately after the concert to allow pedestrians to leave safely and traffic management will be in place before.

CAR PARKING - All is first come first served

County Hall Martineau Lane, Norwich, NR1 2DH 17:30 onwards norfolk.gov.uk 1000 spaces
Rose Lane Car Park Mountergate, Norwich, NR1 1PY 24/7 norwich.gov.uk 595 spaces
Chapelfield intu Chapelfield Shopping Centre, Norwich, NR2 1RU 24/7 intu.co.uk/chapelfield 1000 spaces
Castle Mall Castle Mall, Farmers Ave, Norwich, NR1 3LE Close midnight castlemallnorwich.co.uk 710 spaces
Riverside Car Park Riverside Entertainment Centre, Norwich, NR1 1WT 24/7 riversidenorwich.co.uk 734 spaces
RCP Lower Clarence Road, Norwich, NR1 1HA   rcpparking.com 385 spaces

Parking at Morrisons adjacent to the stadium is reserved for store customers only, with penalties imposed for misuse of this car park.

For accessible parking please contact dlo@canaries.co.uk

BUSES

Carrow Road Stadium is approximately a 19 minute walk from Norwich Bus Station.

Take That are appearing in concert at Carrow Road on Thursday 30th May and late night buses will run as follows.

Sprowston - Pink Line service 11 will depart Castle Meadow stand CD at 2318

Hethersett, Wymondham and Attleborough - Turquoise Line service 13B will depart St Stephens Street stand BP at 2310

Old Catton - Orange Line services 22/22A will depart Castle Meadow stand CF at 2300 and 2330

West Earlham and Bowthorpe - Orange Line services 22A will depart Castle Meadow stand CT at 2320

Heartsease, Thorpe St Andrew and Dussindale - Red Line service 23 will depart Riverside Road (near Rail Station) at 2253

Dereham Road and Costessey - Red Line service 23A will depart Castle Meadow stand CT at 2300

City Centre, Unthank Road and UEA - Blue Line service 25 will depart from Thorpe Road (outside Rail Station) at 2305 and 2345

City Centre, Earlham Road and UEA - Blue Line service 26 will depart from Thorpe Road (outside Rail Station) at 2250 and 2320

Drayton High Road and Thorpe Marriott - Yellow Line service 28 will depart from Castle Meadow stand CB at 2313

Aylsham Road, Hellesdon and Horsford - Purple Line service 36 will depart Castle Meadow stand CD at 2313

Standard ticket prices will apply and these can be seen on our website, but don't forget a High Five ticket allows up to 5 people (max 2 adults) to travel together for the day on Network Norwich for just £8.50 (buy on the bus).

Acle, Caister, Yarmouth and Gorleston - service X1 will pick up on Bracondale (stop just above King Street) at 2323

Loddon, Beccles and Lowestoft - service X21  will pick up on Bracondale (stop just above King Street) at 2303

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Konect Bus plan to operate Airport, Harford and Thickthorn P&R later with frequency buses and last buses back from Norwich Bus Station until midnight.

Information about this event and others in Norwich will be added in due course to www.konectbus.co.uk/events.

PARK AND RIDE

There are three Park and Ride sites run by Konectbus running from Norwich Bus Station:

Airport North Norwich 620 spaces
Harford (South A140) 1014 spaces
Thickthorn (A11 junction) 726 spaces

COACH PARKING

RCP Lower Clarence Road, Norwich, NR1 1HA

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Carrow Road to Norwich Airport is approximately a 17min drive (4.7 miles) via the A1402

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Cycle Parking is available in the following locations:

Carrow Park, Morrisons, Riverside Leisure Centre and the Railway Station.

There are numerous taxi servies in Norwich. The nearest taxi ranks are at Riverside and the Railway Station.

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Ticketing FAQ's

Yes, we do have hospitality tickets still available, full details are available on tickets.canaries.co.uk and can be ordered through the website or by calling 01603 721902 (option 2).

 to purchase yours now

Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

We expect the concert to sell out in advance meaning no tickets would be available on the day.

No, everyone entering the stadium must have a ticket.  It is not advisable to bring very young children due to the noise levels experienced at outdoor concerts. 

Tickets or E tickets will be sent closer to the show date.

Please contact your point of purchase.

We advise purchasing from partnered ticket sellers only. In this instance we would advise that you need to contact the secondary site as we have no control over tickets being sold by unauthorized sites.

Please contact your point of purchase and advise them your details

Standing tickets are for standing space on the pitch.

No, there are no seats on the pitch. Anyone who has purchased tickets on the pitch will not have access to any seats in the Stands as these have all been sold and are, therefore, reserved.

No.  We have a strict capacity for the number of people on the pitch for safety reasons, therefore, we are unable to permit those customers with reserved seats in the stands to have access onto the pitch.

The Norwich City FC Ticket Office will deal with lost property after the event has finished.