Welwyn Garden City Football Club stadium approved

A FOOTBALL club threatened with relegation if it does not improve its ground, has had plans approved. WGC FC now faces a race against time to build a 100-seater stand, with covered terracing for a further 100 supporters. The plans were given the go-ahead

A FOOTBALL club threatened with relegation if it does not improve its ground, has had plans approved.

WGC FC now faces a race against time to build a 100-seater stand, with covered terracing for a further 100 supporters.

The plans were given the go-ahead by Welwyn Hatfield Council officers yesterday afternoon (Thursday).

The team plays in the Premier Division of the Spartan South Midlands League and has until March 31 to comply with the FA's rules.