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Swansea City in the Capital One Cup final: Guide to your Wembley day out

By V_Jones  |  Posted: February 19, 2013

Wembley Stadium

Comments (0) It is just days away now — Swansea City’s Wembley date against Bradford City in the Capital One Cup final.Find out travel information and pubs designated to Swans fans here.WHERE TO DRINK: Many pubs use door staff and you may be asked to present your match ticket to gain entry.Wembley pubs designated to Swans fans on the East and West side of Wembley:


The Torch. 1 - 5 Bridge Road, Wembley, HA9 9AB

Crock of Gold. 23 Bridge Road, Wembley, HA9 9AB

Moore Spice. Wembley Retail Park, Unit 2, Engineers Way, HA9 0EH

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Watkins Folly. 1 Empire Way, Wembley, HA9 0EW

Blue Check Café. 12 - 13 Empire Way, Wembley, HA9 0RQ

Alisan Bar. The Junction, Wembley Retail Park, Engineers Way, HA9 0EG

Crystal Club (Silverspoon) South Way, Wembley

The Parish. 120 Wembley Park Drive, Wembley, HA9 8HP

First Class Sports Bar 125 Wembley Park Drive, HA9 8HG

Powerleague. Olympic Way, Wembley

Carramore. 236 - 238 North Circular Road, Brent Park, NW10 0JU

BY TUBE: Transport for London says there should be no travel issues travelling between Paddington to Wembley. Supporters can either use the Bakerloo line directly from Paddington Underground Station (attached to the train station) to Wembley Central. Alternatively supporters can use the Bakerloo or Hammersmith & City line to Baker Street where they can change on to either the Metropolitan or Jubilee line, which both go to Wembley Park The Circle line will be suspended for track and drain replacement work. Train routes are also available. Go to the TfL website or by following @tfltravelalerts, @tfltrafficnews and @tflbusalerts on Twitter.

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BY CAR: Leave the M4 at junction 2, then merge onto the A4 and follow the signs. It is recommended that any visitors wishing to drive to the stadium only use the official Wembley Stadium car parks. People are advised to pre-book and avoid unauthorised car parking operators in the area. Anyone parking illegally within the Event Day Zone will get a parking ticket and may have their vehicle removed.

MAKING A WEEKEND OF IT? Swansea City fans have the chance to do the full Wembley stadium tour on Friday from 10am to 4pm.On Saturday as the pre-match preparations kick in, visitors will be able to visit the Royal Box and see the stadium but nothing else. That also runs from 10am to 4pm.On Monday the full tour resumes again.WEMBLEY IN NUMBERS688 food and drink service points34,303 lower tier seats, 16,532 middle and 39,165 upper2,618 toilets47 retail units164 turnstiles26 lifts30 escalators34 bars8 restaurants98 kitchensSee the view from your seat at Wembley Stadium here.

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