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21 Apr 2013: Wasps v Exeter Chiefs

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Exeter's Badge Wasps 24
Wasps's Badge Wasps 37
Fixture Type: Aviva Premiership Venue: Adams Park
Match Date: Sun 21 Apr 2013, Kick Off: 14:00
Assistant Referee: Robin Goodliffe Assistant Referee: Roy Maybank
Referee: Wayne Barnes TV Match Official: David Grashoff

Your guide to: London Wasps v Exeter Chiefs

Everything you need to know if you are attending London Wasps v Exeter Chiefs this Sunday at Adams Park, KO 14:00!

Get yourself down to the last home game of the season which sees London Wasps take on Exeter Chiefs in a massive clash in the battle for Heineken Cup qualification for next season.

Just three points separate the two sides in the table and we'll need all the support we can get to help the boys over the line ahead of the final game next weekend!


There are still tickets available for the game through the London Wasps Ticket Office.

To secure your place call 0844 225 9555 or book online here.

Opening Times

  • The Stadium Gates, Entertainment Village, Hospitality, Marquee, Vere Suite and Club Shop all open at 11:00

  • The bars will be open from 11:30 but alcohol won’t be served until 12:00

  • The Stadium Bowl Opens at 12:30

As always we're encouraging all supporters to get in their seats early for the game and cheer on the team throughout the warm-up!

Mind Charity Game

Mind will make their last visit to Adams Park for the season this weekend.

  • Mind bucket collectors will be present, and they will be happy to chat to supporters about everything the charity does.

  • The Mind ‘Stress Ball’ Mascot will also be out and about around the ground for pictures and a walkabout with Sting.

  • There’s also a great chance to support Mind in the Club Shop this weekend with 10% of all alternate blue shirts sold this weekend going directly to the charity.

Q & As

There will be Q&As before the game in Honours (12:50), the Vere Suite (13.00) and the Woodlands Lounge (13:15) hosted by David Kurk.

Presentations to Tom Varndell and Stephen Jones

Tom Varndell is set to make his 100th appearance at this game. He will be presented with a memento to mark the occasion post-match on the pitch, so make sure you stay around after the game to show him your congratulations.

We'll also be giving a special token to Stephen Jones who is retiring from the game next weekend after a wonderful career. Stephen will join the coaching staff at London Wasps next season.


  • There will be a band in the marquee pre-match, at halftime and post-match.

  • The Premiership Rugby trophy lift will be taking place post-match in the supporters village so make sure you sign up during the game and give it a go for a chance to represent London Wasps on the pitch at the Aviva Premiership Final.

Official Match Day Programme

Pick up the final copy of this season's match programme which will again be available from a number of vendors around the ground on Friday for just £3.

This weekend’s programme features an exclusive interview with James Haskell who gives an overview of the season so far. We also have a special behind the scenes feature on our two Junior Strength and Conditioning Coaches – Connor and Tom.

The programme will be on sale around the ground on Friday for £3 but you can also download it online from Friday!

PC and Mac users can download single editions or programme packages here

Apple iTunes users should use this link and Android users have the option of downloading here

BRITA Community Cup

The BRITA Community Cup will be played at Farnham Royal RUFC (South Bucks) on Sunday morning from 9am to 12pm. The competition will see Under 7s and Under 8s teams from across our community battle it out to be crowned BRITA Community Cup Winners. The Under 7s Final and Under 8s Finals will be played on the Adams Park Stadium pitch 20 minutes after full time. London Wasps and Exeter Chiefs fans are encouraged to watch the games and demonstrate their support for this showpiece grassroots rugby event.

All supporters are requested to watch from the stands or concourse and not walk on to the pitch.

Club Shop

The Club Shop will open before the game from 11:00, at half time and straight after the game.

Car-parking & Directions

Supporters are recommended to use our FREE Park & Ride and Train & Ride services to reduce congestion around the stadium.

The Park and Ride services will begin at 11:30 from the High Wycombe train station and the Cressex Park and Ride facility, near Junction 4 of the M40. The buses run on a circuit and will pick supporters up approximately every 20 minutes until 20 mins prior to kick off. Both services will then begin again on the final whistle.

There are car parks available right along Hillbottom Road. Car-parking costs from £5. The car parks will close two hours after the game ends, the same time as the last bus leaves for the Park and Ride service.

London Wasps will also reward any car arriving two hours prior to kick off, travelling with four people in the vehicle, FREE car parking for the game. This FREE parking offer has been extended to motorcyclists with a passenger who arrive two hours prior to kick off.

After the time of two hours before the game, then the full cost will apply.

To take advantage of this on the day simply arrive at the check point or entrance to the Artisan Car Park BEFORE the deadline with a car of four.


Directions from London Join M25 and head for J16 M25/M40. Join M40 and head to J4/A404 High Wycombe. Leave the M40 at Junction 4 and take the A4010 exit (John Hall Way, signposted Aylesbury). FREE Park and Ride is signposted on your left 200 yards from the roundabout. To get to Adams Park please follow the BROWN tourist information road signs showing a soccer ball.

Directions from the West M40 to J4 M40/A404. At Junction 4 take slip road and turn left, then take first exit for A4010 (John Hall Way). FREE Park and Ride is signposted on your left 200 yards from the roundabout. To get to Adams Park please follow the BROWN tourist information road signs showing a soccer ball.