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Work is being done on a new set of turnstiles into the expanded Village

Further improvements at Franklin’s Gardens for 2017/18

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Northampton Saints has announced a number of improvements aimed towards improving supporters’ days at Franklin’s Gardens this coming season.

Northampton Saints has announced a number of improvements aimed towards improving supporters’ days at Franklin’s Gardens this coming season.

"We always look to make our match day experience better for all our supporters," said Saints chairman John White. "Since the end of last season we have reviewed all areas of our operations and have worked extensively with our partners and suppliers – especially Levy Restaurants UK and Carlsberg UK – to make a number of improvements in a variety of areas. Some of these are visible, such as the significant expansion of the Village, while others are behind the scenes, but all will combine to make supporters’ days at Franklin’s Gardens this season as good as they can possibly be.”

MATCH DAY VILLAGE

- Nearly double the size in 2017/18 compared to previous years to accommodate the record crowds watching the Saints
- More food units
- Real ale bar with four ales changed on a regular basis, and Booklyn craft bar featuring guest craft beers
- Permanent big screen and viewing area
- More interactive fun and games for all the family

CATERING

- Reduced prices for a pint of Carlsberg or Tetley’s (£3.90 from £4.20), and spirits reduced in price, too
- Significant investment in bars and cellars by Carlsberg UK to improve the quality of the product served, reduce queuing time and minimise wastage
- Reduced basic burger price to £5 from £6.50
- Carlsberg, Somersby Cider and Crabbie’s alcoholic ginger beer available at all food concessions, meaning supporters don’t have to queue twice for food and alcoholic drinks
- Improved training and recruitment for staff, with Carlsberg brand ambassadors on site to deliver perfect serve training on a regular basis

SEASON TICKETS

- The best price guaranteed per match; no club ticket offers will undercut the pro rata price paid by Season Ticket Holders
- Every regular season scheduled match guaranteed to be at Franklin’s Gardens
- The first refusal on your seat or terrace space for knockout matches and for upcoming seasons
- A token to exchange for a reusable cup in the bars
- Discounted fan radio for £5 (RRP £14.99) meaning you can hear the referee’s decisions as they’re being made or listen to match commentary
- The return of StubHub resales where you set the price for games you cannot attend. Plus free ticket transfers to other supporters if you prefer!
- To find out more visit www.northamptonsaints.co.uk/seasontickets

MATCH TICKETING

- Reduced prices in every block, with clearer Early Bird prices during the first two weeks of general sale
- The Early Bird price will always be the best price
- New entry price in Blocks 15 and 24, starting at £10 for juniors, £14 for concessions and £22 for adults (these are Early Bird prices for selected games)

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