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Les Brechin
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Quoted from AdamHaddock
I know, I got that on the way to the Wrexham game a few weeks ago because of strikes by Arriva staff


The majority of fans going on the day will change at Stockport though I would have thought but if anyone was going into Manchester for a few pre-match beers they could catch that train to Alty so hopefully the tram issues shouldn't really affect anyone.


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Or......
alternatively wake up and realise you dont live in Victorian England and you can take your horseless carriage direct to the ground. Trains and trams FFS.



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Quoted from Les Brechin


The majority of fans going on the day will change at Stockport though I would have thought but if anyone was going into Manchester for a few pre-match beers they could catch that train to Alty so hopefully the tram issues shouldn't really affect anyone.


That's our plan, getting to Manchester early for a look round the National Football Museum, then go for a few Mulled Wines round the Christmas market, onto the Brewdog for a few cheekys and catch the 2:17 to Alty  

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Or......
alternatively wake up and realise you dont live in Victorian England and you can take your horseless carriage direct to the ground. Trains and trams FFS.



You can't beat an away day on the train with your mates though, in my opinion.

You can have a beer or seven, no one has to worry about drink-driving and there's a loo with a few yards when you need to go (several times usually after a skinful of beer)


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You can't beat an away day on the train with your mates though, in my opinion.

You can have a beer or seven, no one has to worry about drink-driving and there's a loo with a few yards when you need to go (several times usually after a skinful of beer)


I just prefer to be in control.  


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I just prefer to be in control.  


I'd don't really think I'd like to have been in control for some of the games I've seen in the past.  


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Is Alty one of the those grounds where you can swap ends at half time?


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Wasn't last time


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Quoted from Les Brechin


You can't beat an away day on the train with your mates though, in my opinion.

You can have a beer or seven, no one has to worry about drink-driving and there's a loo with a few yards when you need to go (several times usually after a skinful of beer)


That's what Wapping mariner said!


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Quoted from moosey_club
Or......
alternatively wake up and realise you dont live in Victorian England and you can take your horseless carriage direct to the ground. Trains and trams FFS.



To each their own, I love the train journeys, noone has to stay sober, it´s all part of the day for me! Beers on the train, rolling straight into the town centre and finding decent boozers, not having to worry about parking etc.... all that, and the fact that I don´t have a car.

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