THE STANDS AT LORD'S - Including a Description, Block Information, An Image and Access.


The Compton Stand


Situated at the Nursery End of the Ground and named after the Middlesex and England batsman, Denis Compton, the stand has an upper and lower tier.
The Upper Tier has two price categories - Premium and Regular Seating
The Premium Seating area seats are located in Rows A-K of Block 20
The vast majority of the upper tier seating is uncovered with padded and cushioned seats.
Located below the upper tier, all of the lower tier seating is covered. The lower tier is split into three price categories.
These are for seats in Front Section - Rows 1-5; Middle Section - Rows 6-10; and the Rear Section - Rows 11-15.
All seats in the Compton Stand provide a view from behind the bowler's arm.

The Lower Tier Front Section in rows 1-5 consists of seven blocks numbered 1 through to 7
The Lower Tier Middle Section in rows 6-8 consists of seven blocks numbered 1 through to 7
The Lower Tier Middle Section in rows 9-10 consists of six blocks numbered 8 through to 13
The Lower Tier Rear Section in rows 11-15 consists of six blocks numbered 8 through to 13
The Upper Tier consists of seven blocks numbered 14 through to 20

Please note that there are some seats in the Compton Stand Lower Tier that do not have a view of a replay screen, these are:-

  • Block 11 - All seats in row 14
  • Block 12 - All seats in rows 13, 14 and 15
  • Block 13 - All seats in rows 13, 14 and 15


  • Access into the Blocks is as follows:-

    Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access
    1 3 10 No 2 and 8 5 11 No 3 and 9 7 12 No
    4 and 10 9 13 No 5 and 11 10 14 No 6 and 12 11 15 No
    7 and 13 11 15 No 14 and 15 36 R No 16 and 17 40 T No
    18 45 U No 19 45 V No 20 56 V No

    The Edrich Stand


    Situated at the Nursery End of the Ground and named after the Middlesex and England batsman, Bill Edrich, the stand has an upper and lower tier.
    The Upper Tier has two price categories - Premium and Regular Seating
    The Premium Seating area seats are located in Rows A-K of Block 9
    The vast majority of the upper tier seating is uncovered with padded and cushioned seats.
    Located below the upper tier, all of the lower tier seating is covered. The lower tier is split into three price categories.
    These are for seats in Front Section - Rows 1-7; Middle Section - Rows 8-14; and the Rear Section - Rows 15-20.
    All seats in the Edrich Stand provide a view from behind the bowler's arm.

    The Lower Tier Front Section in rows 1-7 consists of four blocks numbered 1 through to 4
    The Lower Tier Middle Section in rows 8-10 consists of four blocks numbered 1 through to 4
    The Lower Tier Middle Section in rows 11-14 consists of four blocks numbered 5 through to 8
    The Lower Tier Rear Section in rows 15-20 consists of four blocks numbered 5 through to 8
    The Upper Tier consists of seven blocks numbered 14 through to 20

    Please note that there are some seats in the Edrich Stand Lower Tier that do not have a view of a replay screen, these are:-

  • Block 5 - All seats in rows 18, 19 and 20
  • Block 6 - All seats in rows 18, 19 and 20
  • Block 7 - All seats in rows 17, 18, 19 and 20
  • Block 8 - Row 18 seats 15-27; row 19 seats 15-27 and row 20 seats 15-27


  • Access into the Blocks is as follows:-

    Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access
    1 and 5 11 20 No 2 and 6 12 20 No 3 and 7 13 20 No
    4 and 8 15 20 No 9 56 V No 10 to 12 51 V No

    The Grand Stand


    The Grand Stand is a two-tier structure with all of the seats being padded and cushioned.
    The Lower Tier has two price categories - Premium and Regular Seating
    The Premium Seating areas are located in Rows 1-5 of blocks 4 and 5.
    Starting at pitch-level the 20-row lower tier terrace provides a side-on view of play and is divided into covered and uncovered seats.
    The eleven rows of the upper tier provide an elevated side-on view of the play and although the seats are covered, rows A-D can be affected by sunlight.
    The lower tier consists of sixteen blocks numbered 1 through to 16
    The upper tier consists of six blocks numbered 17 through to 22



    Access into the Blocks is as follows:-

    Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access
    1 to 8 13 10 No 9 to 16 30 20 Yes* 17 to 22 65 A Yes*

    *Please note that priority for use of the lifts will be given to those spectators with mobility difficulties.


    The Mound Stand


    The Mound Stand, with its flamboyant roof canopy, is situated on the St. John's Wood Road side of the Ground.
    The lower tier is a 29-row terraced stand, starting at pitch-level.
    These seats generally provide a side-on view of play from approximately over Mid-Wicket or Square Leg, going round to a Fine Leg and Third Man view and are divided into covered and uncovered seating areas.
    All seats in the Mound Stand are padded and cushioned.

    The lower tier consists of sixteen blocks numbered 1 through to 16



    Access into the Blocks is as follows:-

    Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access
    1 and 2 10 9 No 3 to 5 12 8 No 6 to 8 12 9 No
    9 and 10 22 16 No 11 to 13 32 16 + 21 Yes 14 to 16 32 16 + 21 No

    The Tavern Concourse


    This stand is only available on certain major match days.
    The Tavern Concourse consists of 11 rows of seats and is situated next to the Mound Stand.
    The seats provide an uncovered pitch-level side-on view of the play.
    All of the seats in the Tavern Concourse are padded and cushioned.

    The Concourse consists of three blocks number 1 through to 3



    Access into the Blocks is as follows:-

    Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access Block Nos. Stairs to Climb Row Entry Lift Access
    1 9 J No 2 6 J No 3 8 J No



    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION - Including the Food and Drink Allowance, Travelling, Despatch of Tickets and the Refund Policy.



    TICKETS FOR UNDER 16s AND BABES-IN-ARMS

  • Under 16s: Ticket holders must be under 16 on this match day
  • Babes-In-Arms: Babes-in-arms may be carried into Lord's free of charge, so long as they will not occupy a seat themselves. It is recommended that a ticket is purchased for any child over three years of age.
  • Details of how to purchase tickets for Under 16s via Quick Seats or Choose Seats may be found on the sections below.



    PURCHASING TICKETS VIA CHOOSE SEATS (PC ONLY)

    Applicants can select their own seats by pressing the 'Choose Seats' button. Once pressed an image of Lord's appears, click on any of the available blocks and then select the seats you wish to purchase. Once you are happy with your selection press 'Add to Basket'.
    Full details of the tickets selected will appear in the basket. It is now at this stage that tickets can be amended to Under 16 by clicking the down arrow next to Adult.



    PURCHASING TICKETS VIA QUICK SEATS

    On the Quick Seats ticket purchasing screen applicants are asked to select the number of tickets required, then to select the stand, tier and block they wish to be allocated seats in.
    Please note that if a stand has an upper and lower tier, and one tier is not available, the option to select a tier is removed. Applicants should then check the block numbers available, referencing the map shown, to confirm the tier they are purchasing.
    Full details of the tickets selected will appear in the section at the bottom of the screen. Then press 'Add to basket'. It is now at this stage that tickets can be amended to Under 16 by clicking the down arrow next to Adult.



    VIEW FROM SEAT FACILITY

    Once the system has selected your seats, an icon will appear next to the details of each seat. By clicking this icon a photograph will appear that shows a general view of the Ground from the block of seats selected. The image does NOT show the view from the specific seat chosen, but rather a general view from the block chosen.



    RESTRICTED VIEW SEATS

    There are two types of Restricted View seats at Lord's. These are either seats that have a pillar in the line of sight or seats that have a corner of the outfield cut off from view. The blocks that have a limited number of Restricted View seats in them and the type of Restricted view seats in those areas are shown on the map that appears on the Quick Seat option. Restricted View seats will only be selected if the Restricted View box is ticked and all the clear view seats in that block have been allocated. Please note that specific 'View From Seat' images for Restricted View seats are not available.



    THE DESPATCH OF TICKETS

    Tickets will be posted to U.K. addresses until three working days before the match day, and to non-U.K. addresses three weeks before the match date. After these times, tickets will be held for collection. Details of the collection arrangements will be outlined in the ticket confirmation email.



    TRAVELLING TO LORD'S

    The easiest way to travel to Lord's is by public transport. The Ground is within 20 minutes' walk of a number of London Underground and Mail Line Rail Stations. There are also several bus stops within easy walking distance of Lord's.
    There is no car parking available within Lord's or on the streets in the immediate vicinity of the Ground.
    Full details of the local stations and bus routes may be found on this link TRAVELLING TO LORD'S



    FOOD AND DRINK

    Spectators may bring food and drink into Lord's. A limit has been set on the amount of alcohol that may be brought into the Ground. The limits are either: two pints - 1136ml (under 6% ABV) or 75cl (between 6% and 18% ABV). Any alcoholic beverage outside these limits will be confiscated upon entry to the Ground.
    There are a number of food and drink outlets around the Ground, including the recently refurbished Bicentenary Bar behind the Mound Stand and W.G.'s behind the Grand Stand. The Food Village at the Nursery End is also popular with spectators.



    DRESS REGULATIONS IN THE PUBLIC STANDS

    Spectators are encouraged to dress comfortably for the day and to consider the comfort of fellow spectators. Fancy dress costumes and oversized hats are not permitted to be worn inside the Ground. Please note that flags and banners, musical instruments, drums and rattles are also not permitted in the Ground.