|FOUNDED: 1897. Reformed 1992|
NICKNAME: The Stones, The Old Maiden, Invicta
COLOURS: Shirts: Amber - Shorts: Black - Socks: Amber
CHANGE COLOURS: Shirts: White - Shorts: White - Socks: White
OFFICIAL WEBSITE www.maidstoneunited.co.uk
ADDRESS: Bourne Park, Central Park Complex, Eurolink, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 3SB|
RECORD ATTENDANCE: (Since Reforming) - 1,589 v Gillingham (Friendly) - 12/3/02
DIRECTIONS: By Road:
Leave the M2 at junction 5, take the A249 towards Sittingbourne. Bear left at the first slip road and take the A2 towards Sittingbourne Town Centre. Follow the A2 into the one way system and follow directions to Canterbury (NOT the town centre) until you come to a roundabout (outside the station). Take the third exit, St Michael's Road, pass the fire station on your left and turn left into Crown Quay Lane (at the first set of traffic lights). Go under the railway bridge and up to a roundabout where you turn right into Eurolink Way. This road curves left at the end into Castle Road, continue along this road (DO NOT go up Dolphin Road) until you come to a small roundabout, take the second exit, Stadium Way, and at the end of this road turn right into Church Road and left into the football club car park through the large gates.
Maidstone Utd play on the Lower Pitch and NOT in the main stadium. Go immediate left once through the gates. Once in the car park follow the Sittingbourne FC sign under the barrier and down either the slope to your left or right to the lower car park. You can also park in the car park up the slope if the lower one is full. The ground is facing you with the turnstile to the left. . PLEASE DO NOT PARK BY ANY ENTRANCES as these may be needed for emergency vehicle access.
Approx 20 - 25 minute walk
Turn left out of the railway station into St Michael's Road. Pass the fire station on your left and turn left into Crown Quay Lane (at the first set of traffic lights). Go under the railway bridge and up to a roundabout where you turn right into Eurolink Way. Turn left at the end of this road into Castle Road. After half a mile, turn right into Dolphin Road, turn left into Church Road. Central Park is about half a mile down Church Road on the right hand side.
Taxis are available at the station costing approximately £5-6.
NEAREST TRAIN STATION: Sittingbourne BR
MAP: click here (external link)