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Bracknell Town’s Larges Lane ground re-opening hits delay

Bracknell Town Football Club had expected to see their newly refurbished Larges Lane home re-open on Saturday 19th November, but this date has now been pushed back.

The club were due to hold a grand re-opening with the visit of fellow title-challengers Thatcham Town, but that game has been moved to Sandhurst Town’s Bottom Meadow ground according to the FA’s Full Time fixture website – administered by the Hellenic Football League and confirmed by Bracknell Town chairman Kayne Steinborn-Busse.

The venue for Bracknell Town vs Thatcham Town has changed.

The venue for Bracknell Town vs Thatcham Town has changed.

The club are putting out a statement later today but the issue is believed to be around when the ground grading will take place – and this is now expected at the end of November.

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Mr Steinborn-Busse confirmed that the facility will still open next week, with training, youth and ladies fixtures able to take place at the ground.

More to follow..

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Tom Canning

Tom is the co-editor of FootballinBracknell. He has played at the lowest possible level of football. In real life Tom works for Trinity Mirror. Manager of Binfield Ladies in the Thames Valley Women's League.

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