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Towns like ours with teams 29/08/18

NewsPosted by NCFG Info Thu, August 30, 2018 23:12:50

Here's a check of the populations of the towns/teams in the Vanarama league.

A quarter of them have comparable populations to Newbury.

By losing the ground we are losing the possibility and potential benefits a well run club could bring to the town – in particular financial benefits. Some of the clubs could bring hundreds to an away game.

Club Population 000s
AFC Fylde 75
Aldershot 36
Barnet 385
Barrow 67
Boreham Wood 31
Braintree 42
Bromley 309
Chesterfield 70
Dagenham and Redbridge 470
Dover Athletic 37
Eastleigh 126
Ebbsfleet United 40
FC Halifax Town 414
Gateshead 120
Harrogate Town 75
Hartlepool United 92
Havant and Waterlooville 120
Leyton Orient
Maidenhead United 73
Maidstone United 113
Salford City 234
Solihull Moors 206
Sutton United 41
Wrexham 137
Newbury 41
Hungerford 6
Thatcham 26