UK time is: 10:49:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Prawn Sandwich Brigade Safe From Alcohol Ban

Nottingham Forest have announced, that sales of alcohol will be restricted from kick off time at Bank Holiday Monday's game against Cardiff City at the City Ground.

The club says it is doing this, to reduce the risk of assault on supporters and their own staff. The game was rescheduled to a 5.15pm KO, to accomodate the TV cameras and according to NFFC safety officer Alan Bexon, there is evidence showing the likelihood for trouble is higher at these KO times. That begs the question, why play the game at that bloody time then?

Fans will be able to drink as much as they like up until KO time, but after that, the shutters will be coming down.....Unless of course you happen to be enjoying the hospitality on offer in any of the corporate areas of the ground. The restrictions will only apply to concourse areas, so presumably, the prawn sandwich brigade can watch safely in the knowledge that their Chateauneuf du Pape wont be running out. Nice.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!

Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: guinless Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday March 31 2010

Time: 6:10PM

Your Comments

So if a steward is flatted by a bottle of Chateaux Dieff 1979 (An excellent year) then that's alright then.
daddyreddog
Only if it's been emptied DRD. Hitting someone over the head with a full bottle of that would be a crime.
guinless
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Nottingham Forest Articles

Mind Your Chanting!!!! (Friday September 26 2014)

Forest v Brighton: Vital Match Preview (Friday September 26 2014)

Spurs v Forest: Vital Match Preview. (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Stats: Millwall v Nottingham Forest (Tuesday September 23 2014)

Millwall v Forest: Vital Match Preview (Saturday September 20 2014)

Brian Clough OBE - Legend! (Saturday September 20 2014)

Archived Nottingham Forest Articles

List All Vital Forest Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. Jimmy Gordon 503
2. PVH 471
3. Calvin Plummer 353
4. Southern red 266
5. LyttleByLyttle 213
6. Ingy 211
7. da fuq 200
8. RedSmedDownUnder 180
9. MarvinsPA 173
10. Mr Angry 135

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Forest 1 - 1 Derby County
Forest 0 - 0 Brighton
Forest 5 - 3 Fulham
Bournemouth 1 - 2 Forest
Sheff Wed 0 - 1 Forest
Millwall 0 - 0 Forest

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. Norwich 9 6 2 1 +12 20
2. Forest 9 5 4 0 +10 19
3. Wolves 9 5 3 1 +5 18
4. Watford 9 5 2 2 +7 17
5. Ipswich 9 5 2 2 +6 17
6. Derby County 9 4 4 1 +7 16
7. Middlesbrough 9 5 1 3 +6 16

Breaking League News

Rate The Ref: Derby away
Bournemouth : 30/09/2014 10:37:00
O'Grady Not For Sale But Maybe Loan
Brighton : 30/09/2014 10:31:00
Spurs Date Confirmed & Bournemouth Change
Brighton : 30/09/2014 10:30:00
Wolves vs Brentford Match Preview
Brentford : 30/09/2014 10:29:00
Waiting game for Wolves
Wolves : 30/09/2014 10:00:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Djamel Abdoun is yet to find a new club - would you keep him to see if he can turn his Forest career
Suggested By:  OKD
Yes - given current injuries 70%
No - get rid asap 30%