Safe standing section first in England

According to a report in Sports Venue Business, local and national media flocked to the Montgomery Waters Meadow to see the section, which has been installed in the Salop Leisure South Stand.

English Football League side Shrewsbury Town made history by opening the first Safe Standing section in England and Wales. Last year, GBP£65,000 was raised for the Supporters’ Parliament-led initiative, which has seen 555 rail seats placed into the back five rows of the stand.

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