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24 Oct 2010: Wasps v Northampton Saints


Latest Team News: Shaw out of Saints clash

London Wasps have been forced to withdraw Simon Shaw from Sunday's Aviva Premiership clash with Northampton Saints at Adams Park. Shaw sustained a calf injury in training late yesterday afternoon and will not recover in time for the Round 6 fixture. James Cannon comes into the staring line up for Shaw and partners Dan Ward-Smith in the second row. Marty Veale takes Cannon's place on the bench.

London Wasps team to face Northampton Saints in the Aviva Premiership at Adams Park on Sunday 24th October, KO 3PM:
15 Mark Van Gisbergen, 14 Tom Varndell, 13 Dominic Waldouck, 12 Riki Flutey, 11 David Lemi, 10 Dave Walder, 9 Joe Simpson, 1 Tim Payne, 2 Rob Webber, 3 Zak Taulafo, 4 James Cannon, 5 Dan Ward-Smith, 6 Joe Worsley, 7 Tom Rees (C), 8 Andy Powell

Replacements: 16 Joe Ward, 17 Charlie Beech, 18 Ben Broster, 19 Marty Veale, 20 Serge Betsen, 21 Nic Berry, 22 Steve Kefu, 23 Ben Jacobs

To book tickets call 0844 225 2990, book online here, or buy on the day - book now to avoid disappointment! .

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Northampton Saints

Northampton Saints's club badge Country: England
League: Aviva Premiership Rugby
Web Site:
Home Colours: Green, Black, Yellow Away Colours: White, Green, Black, Yellow
Address: Franklins Gardens, Weedon Rd Tel: 01604 751543
Town: Northampton Fax: 01604 599110
Postcode: Northamptonshire, NN5 5BG Tickets: 01604 581000
Email: info@northampton Merchandise:
Travel Information for travelling to Northampton Saints (information only)


Click on the buttons on the bar above for links to other web sites which have route planners and helpful information on getting to Northampton Saints. 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 North (via M1)

Exit off motorway at junction 16 and follow the A45 to Northampton and follow the signs to Town Centre. Follow direction as from the South via the M1

From the South (via the M1)

Exit off motorway at junction 15A and follow the signs towards Sixfields. Turn right at roundabout (next to TGI Fridays) where Saints supporter car parks are clearly marked. Go straight over mini roundabout next to the Walter Tull Memorial and follow signs for car parks. There are season ticket car parks and pay and display car parks available.

From Welford, Market Harborough Areas

To the Kingsthorpe area of Northampton. Turn right at the major set of traffic lights (The Cock Hotel is on the corner), signposted Sixfields. On the dual carriageway to the major roundabout at Dallington (Fitness First Dallington is on the right). Go straight ahead to the next major roundabout at the Sixfields Stadium. Turn left onto the A4500 and continue as from the M1.

From Peterborough, Cambridge Areas

A45 follow the ring road to Northampton and follow direction from the South via the M1.

From Wellingborough

Follow directions for Peterborough, Cambridge Areas.

By Rail:

Turn right out of the station. For approximately half a mile follow the road past Thomas A Beckett pub, Church & Cfactory and the bus station. Fork left and go past Franklin's Gardens and Beacon Bingo before heading up the hill towards Sixfields. At third roundabout (next to cinema), turn left and keep in the left-hand lane to turn left at next roundabout (next to TGI Fridays). Car parks are clearly signposted from here.

By Air:

Luton Airport


Franklins' Garden, home of Northampton Saints