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9 May 2014

Full details released for Spireitesí Victory Parade

Chesterfield FC supporters can join in the celebrations of the club’s promotion with a victory parade and civic reception held by Chesterfield Borough Council.

The event takes place on Monday 12 May.

The parade gets underway with the manager and players leaving the Proact Stadium at 6pm. They will then parade through the town centre, travelling down Sheffield Road, Elder Way, Knifesmith Gate and arriving at the Town Hall, Rose Hill at approximately 6.20pm.

Peak FM breakfast presenters, James and Becky, will provide a warm up outside the Town Hall until the players appear on the balcony at around 6.30pm.

Players will be introduced onto the balcony in small groups and will be interviewed about the past season and the promotion.

Councillor John Burrows, Leader of Chesterfield Borough Council said: “So many Chesterfield residents support our local football club and this is their opportunity to come along and join with us as we celebrate the club’s success and promotion to the Sky Bet League One next season.”

Chris Turner, chief executive of Chesterfield Football Club added: “We are looking forward to celebrating our title success with the fans and we would like to thank Chesterfield Borough Council for hosting a civic reception in our honour.”

The council will then host a civic reception for the club inside the Town Hall from 7pm onwards.

Source:Chesterfield Borough Council

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