New stadium announcement from 1874 Northwich
Fri 30th November 2018 | 1874 Northwich | By Ian Templeman
1874 Northwich have announced plans to move to a newly built stadium on a 60 acre site in Northwich.
The new development will include various facilities including a medical centre that will offer full injury treatment and rehabilitation, several artificial grass football pitches as well as six natural grass fields.
The development is being headed by the Cheshire FA, who announced their intention to open a world class football facility in Northwich earlier this year
The club have issued the following statement with regard to the development.
“Cheshire FA’s announcement earlier this year in partnership with Cheshire West and Chester Council and ION Developments of their intention to open a unique world class football facility in Cheshire has been a major boost to football within the county.
"1874 Northwich FC are delighted to announce that following extensive discussions with Cheshire FA, a memorandum of understanding has been signed between the two parties to work towards 1874 Northwich FC becoming a tenant at the 3,000 capacity stadium on site.
"This agreement will see us working together with Cheshire FA to form a more formal partnership when the site is completed.
"The Board of 1874 Northwich FC are extremely grateful for the role played by Stuart Manifould, Business Development & Operations Manager at Cheshire FA and are looking forward to working with Cheshire FA to significantly increase opportunities and experiences for all participants within the game.”