SCEFL Premier Travel Guide


Welcome to The Away Day Travel page for all members of the Holm Guard. General Soave has approved these movement orders in order to help you find your way to every away ground Sheppey will visit in the league this season. You can either use the maps provided or enter the postcode into your SatNavs troops!

AFC Croydon Athletic

Mayfield Stadium, off Mayfield Road, Thornton Heath, CR7 6DN

When travelling by car from the M25, leave at junction 7 signposted for Croydon and join the A23 northbound. Follow the road for about 8 miles through Coulsdon, Purley Cross and past the old Croydon Airport. Stay on the A23 until you reach a roundabout (Lombard Roundabout). You will pass the Mitcham Road Cemetery on the left hand side and then take the third turning on the left, Silverleigh Road. Keep to the left onto Trafford Road which becomes Mayfield Road after about 100 yards.If coming from the north then follow the A23 through Streatham and Norbury until you reach the roundabout (Thornton Heath Pond). Keep on the A23 and take the first turning on the right which is Silverleigh Road. Continue as above.


Otham Sports Club, Honey Lane, Otham, Maidstone, Kent ME15 8RG

Beckenham Town

Eden Park Avenue, 374 Eden Park Avenue, Beckenham, Kent, BR3 3JL

Canterbury City 

Charles Sports Ground, St Leonard’s Road, Deal, Kent CT14 9BE

Station: Deal ¾m. Out of station and up Queen Street, then right into London Road and over bridge, straight on into St Leonard’s Road where London Road bears right, and entrance to ground is on left.

Chatham Town

The Sports Ground, Maidstone Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 6LR

By Road: Exit the M2 at junction 3, and follow directions for Chatham & Town Centre. You will then pass a Homebase & Toys ‘R’ Us on the left hand side. Continue straight over the roundabout and then there is a split in the road, where you bear right for Chatham; this is Maidstone Road. Follow this, continuing straight over the cross roads and you will see a petrol station on the left. Bournville Road is opposite the petrol station on the left. Ground entrance is first left.

By Rail: Train to Chatham Station. Turn right on leaving the station and right again you are now on Maidstone road continue up Maidstone Road till you pass a cemetery on the left ground is next left.


Gay Dawn Farm, Pennis Lane, Longfield, Kent DA3 8LY

Station: Longfield 1½m. Right out of station and at once bear right into footpath alongside railway, and at end right into Ash Road, then up hill, right into Castle Hill, left into Valley Road, out of town and then left into Pennis Lane and ground is on left. There is no bus service to the ground.

Cray Valley (Paper Mills)

Badgers Sports Ground, Middle Park Avenue, London SE9 5HT

Station: Mottingham 1m. Out of station and left into Court Road, soon left into Middle Park Avenue, and ground is on left just after turning for Eltham Palace Road.

Crowborough Athletic 

Gallagher Stadium, James Whatman Way, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 1LQ

M20 (junction 6) and M2 (junction 3). Follow signs to Maidstone on the A229. At the White Rabbit roundabout, take the third exit on to James Whatman Way.

Please note: on first team matchdays, parking within the stadium is reserved. Passes have been provided to all those who are parking there. These will be checked on the road leading down to the gates. Please do not go to James Whatman Way unless you have a pre-reserved parking pass.

Other car parks (pay and display) are located at Invicta House (five minute walk), Sandling Road (five minute walk), Maidstone East Train Station (seven minute walk) and Fremlin Walk (ten minute walk).

Maidstone Lions operate a charity car park at Maidstone Job Centre Plus (Staceys Street) on matchday Saturdays.

Fancy a walk along the River Medway on matchdays? Park at Lockmeadow Centre on Barker Road (ME16 8LW). Cross Lockmeadow Millennium Bridge and pass All Saints Church and the Archbishops’ Palace, along the towpath to the Gallagher Stadium.


Croydon Arena, Albert Road, London SE25 4QL

Station: Arena (Croydon Tramlink) ¼m. Leave station on north (Beckenham bound) side, up track and ground is on right.

Deal Town

Charles Sports Ground, St Leonard’s Road, Deal, Kent CT14 9BE

Station: Deal ¾m. Out of station and up Queen Street, then right into London Road and over bridge, straight on into St Leonard’s Road where London Road bears right, and entrance to ground is on left.

Erith Town

Oakwood, Old Road, Crayford, Kent, DA1 4DN


Foxbury Avenue, Off Perry Street, Chislehurst, Greater London, BR7 6SD

Hollands and Blair

Star Meadow Sports Ground, Darland Avenue, Gillingham, Kent ME7 3AP

Station: Chatham 2¼m. Arriva Kent and Surrey bus 132 from Chatham (Bus Station, 7 mins walk from station) to Gillingham (Sovereign Boulevard at Barnsole Road); five times per hour, takes 10 mins. Then continue east along Sovereign Boulevard, right into Darland Avenue, and ground is on left (7 mins).


Martin Grove, North Dane Way, Chatham, Kent ME5 8YE

Station: Chatham 3¾m. Arriva Kent and Surrey bus 166 from Chatham (Bus Station, 7 mins walk from station) to Chatham (Clandon Road at Abinger Drive); five times per hour, takes 26 mins. Then return to junction and right into Albemarle Road, left into North Dane Way and entrance to ground is on right; ground is behind cricket ground (8 mins). Bus back into Chatham is from same stop.

Rochester United

Rede Court Road, Strood, Rochester, Kent ME2 3TU

From London A2/M2 junction follow the A2 signpost to Rochester/Strood at roundabout go straight on until you come to set of traffic lights at the lights take left fork into Rede Court Road. entrance to ground is 30mtrs from lights on your left


Jockey Stadium, Nellington Road, Rusthall, Royal Tunbrdige Wells, Kent, TN4 8SH

Sevenoaks Town

Greatness Park, Mill Lane, Sevenoaks, Kent TN14 5BX

Station: Bat and Ball ½m. Right out of station into Bat and Ball Road, left into Otford Road, left into Seal Road, left into Mill Lane and entrance to ground is on right.

Tunbridge Wells

Culverden Stadium, Culverden Down, Royal Tunbridge Wells, Kent TN4 9SG

Station: Tunbridge Wells 1½m. Arriva Kent and Surrey buses 7/77/402 from Royal Tunbridge Wells (Station) to Royal Tunbridge Wells (St John’s Road at Culverden Down); six times per hour, takes 6 mins. Then up Culverden Down, and after the turning for Reynolds Lane, the turning for the ground is the third track on the right, and ground is at end (8 mins).

Whitstable Town

The Belmont Ground, Belmont Road, Whitstable, Kent CT5 1QP