Match Report 

08 Jan 2012: London Irish v Sale Sharks

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Sale Sharks

Sale Sharks's club badge Country: England
League: Aviva Premiership Rugby
Web Site:
Founded: 1861 Nickname: Sharks
Home Colours: Dark Blue, White Away Colours: White, Dark Blue
Address: Hardcastle Road, Tel: 0161 286 8888
Town: Stockport Fax: 0161 286 8900
Postcode: Cheshire, SK3 9DD Tickets: 08712 220 120
Email: Merchandise: 0161 286 8899

Travel Information for travelling to Sale Sharks (information only)


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By Road:

Leave the M6 at Junction 19. Take the A556 signed to Manchester/Altrincham, then join the M56 towards Manchester Airport. After a few miles, leave the M56 and join the M60 towards Stockport. Leave the M60 at Junction 1 and turn right at the second set of traffic lights to go onto the A560 towards Cheadle. Then turn left into Edgeley Road (there is a pub at the left hand corner at the lights at this junction). The ground is down the raod on the right and is well sign-posted.


It is important to note that there is limited parking available at Edgeley Park.

By Bus:

Stockport is well connected by an extensive local bus service. Numbers 11, 368, 369 pass Edgeley Park directly, and many services have stops outside Stockport College, which is just 5 minutes away by foot. A number of longer distance bus services, such as TP from Nottingham/Derby also operate through Stockport. For more detailed information refer to the Greater Manchester Passenger Transport Executive online timetable.

By Air:

Manchester International Airport has many internal and international flights, and is about 20 minutes away by taxi. Train connections are made by travelling to Manchester Piccadilly and changing for Stockport.