Match Report 

24 Nov 2002: London Irish v Leicester Tigers

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Leicester Tigers

Leicester Tigers's club badge Country: England
League: Aviva Premiership Rugby
Web Site: http://www.tigers.co.uk
Founded: 1880 Nickname: Tigers
Home Colours: Green, Red, White Away Colours: White, Green, Red
Address: Leicester Football Club , Aylestone Road Tel: 0116 254 1607
Town: Leicester Fax: 0116 285 4766
Postcode: Leicestershire, LE2 7TR Tickets: 08701 28 34 30
Email: tigers@tigers.co.uk Merchandise: 0116 2171 267

Travel Information for travelling to Leicester Tigers (information only)

Instructions:

Click on the buttons on the bar above for links to other web sites which have route planners and helpful information on getting to Leicester Tigers. Click on the globe for a Google Map Satellite image of the stadium. You will also be able to use Google's route planner to map your journey.

By Road:

From the M1 (North and South) and M69 (East):

Exit the motorway at Junction 21 (M1). Follow the signs for the city centre via Narborough Road (A5460). After 3 miles, at the crossroad junction with Upperton Road, turn right. The stadium is 1/2 mile ahead (past Leicester City Football ground on the right).

From the A6 (South):

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via London Road. At the main set of lights opposite the entrance to the railway station (on the right), turn left onto the Waterloo Way. The stadium is 1/2 mile further on.

From the A5199 (South):


Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Welford Road.

From the A426 (South):

Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Aylestone Road.

From the A47 (East):


Follow the signs for the city centre, coming in via Uppingham Road. At the St Georges Retail Park roundabout, take the second exit into St Georges Way (A594). Carry on past the Leicester Mercury offices on the right, and then filter off right into Waterloo Way just before the Railway Station. The stadium is 1/2 mile further on.

Parking:

The stadium has 100 car parking spaces, 30 within the ground and an additional 70 in the adjoining Granby Halls car park (available on non match days only). There are also several car parks within close proximity. Euro Park on the Cinema and Supermarket Complex is a short two minutes walk away. NCP car park on Welford Road is a five minute walk away. NCP on East Street in the city centre is a 10 minute walk away.

By Bus:

By Air:

East Midlands Airport runs many international flights throughout Europe. For more information about the airport and timetables click on the link below. To get to the airport from Leicester take the A6 northbound and join the M1 northbound. Come off at J23A and follow signs to the Airport.

Stadium:

Welford Road, home of Leicester Tigers