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Forest Green Rovers get planning permission for new stadium

Forest Green Rovers get planning permission for new stadium

Friday 20th December 2019

Forest Green Rovers have been granted outline planning permission for a new stadium - 6 months after it was originally rejected.

The famously green League 2 side will now press ahead with their plans to build a new stadium made entirely out of wood.

The new 5,000 capacity stadium will be located just off junction 13 of the M5. The club are hoping to open the new ground in 3 years time.


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Rob is the owner of footballgroundmap.com. A Sheffield United fan and father of two, Rob loves nothing more than a good game of football whether that's watching the Blades or one his local non-League teams. He's somewhat of a traditionalist, preferring the older grounds to newer purpose-built ones.

Away from this website, Rob works as an Ecommerce Development Project Manager for one of the UK's largest clothing retailers.

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