SAPPER FOOTBALL

Established Chatham 1863, FA Cup Winners 1875

How to Find Us


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From M25 Southbound:
  • Exit at J2 onto A2 towards Canterbury
  • After 9 miles, exit at A289 towards Gillingham/Medway Tunnel
  • Stay on A289, following signs for Medway Tunnel & Historic Dockyard
  • On exiting tunnel, come off at slip road and take 3rd exit off roundabout towards Brompton
  • At top of hill (Dock Road), take 1st exit off roundabout into Wood St
  • After 300m, turn right into Mansion Row (opposite entrance to Brompton Barracks)
  • Take 1st left into Sally Port Gardens
  • After 250m, turn right into King’s Bastion, bearing immediately right and following road for approx 400m through married quarters area
  • Entrance to the RE AFC Ground is on right opposite Brompton Westbrook Primary School
From M25 Northbound:
  • Exit at J5 onto M26, then M20
  • Exit M20 at J6 onto A229 towards Chatham
  • After approx 4 miles, passing Rochester Airport on left, take 2nd exit at roundabout onto A230
  • After approx 2 miles, all downhill, bear right into Railway St (round Alexandra Hotel with Chatham Station on left) and under bridge
  • Turn left onto Sir John Hawkins Way (A2) and after approx 400m turn left into Dock Rd (A231)
  • At top of Dock Rd, having passed main gate of Historic Dockyard on left, take 2nd exit off roundabout
  • After 300m, turn right into Mansion Row (opposite entrance to Brompton Barracks)
  • Take 1st left into Sally Port Gardens
  • After 250m, turn right into King’s Bastion, bearing immediately right and following road for approx 400m through married quarters area
  • Entrance to RE AFC Ground is on right opposite Brompton Westbrook Primary School
From M2 Westbound:
  • Exit at J4 onto A278 towards Gillingham
  • After approx 3 miles (3rd roundabout), take 2nd exit into Sovereign Boulevard (A2)
  • Go straight over next roundabout and at the Old Ash Tree pub on left, turn right into Rock Ave
  • After 600m, bear left into Canterbury St
  • After approx ½ mile, turn left onto Jeffery St (A231), following road as it bears left then sharply right
  • Continue on A231 (Brompton Rd) for approx ½ mile and turn left into Mansion Row (opposite entrance to Brompton Barracks)
  • Take 1st left into Sally Port Gardens
  • After 250m, turn right into King’s Bastion, bearing immediately right and following road for approx 400m through married quarters area
  • Entrance to RE AFC Ground is on right opposite Brompton Westbrook Primary School