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    Full planning permission granted for new stadium

    Work could start on the Iron’s new 12,000 seater football stadium in May 2016, as full planning permission has now been granted by North Lincolnshire Council. The decision is understood to allow Lucent Group to activate its options to buy the land from the farmer. Chairman Peter Swann today told the Scunthorpe Telegraph: “I am delighted to be at this […] More

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    New stadium facing more delays

    Scunthorpe chairman Peter Swann has revealed that the new stadium will not be completed by March 2017, following further delays in acquiring the plot of land. Swann had revealed on Christmas Eve that March 2017 was the proposed completion date, but the club have stated they have faced delays due to the other parties involved […] More

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    Stadium work to “begin in March”

    A 53-week building programme on Scunthorpe United’s new stadium should begin in March. The Lincolnshire Lakes scheme has been hit by delays in reaching a Section 106 planning agreement between developer the Lucent Group and North Lincolnshire Council. However, that agreement is now in place and is in the hands of the lawyers. Lucent spokesman Charles Forsyth […] More

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    Building work to start next month

    Iron chairman Peter Swann has confirmed to Iron-Bru.com that building work on the new 12,000 capacity stadium will commence next month. It is understood that the club now have temporary access to the site, which will allow the first spade into the ground during August. Swann confirmed the rumours that the stadium will cost in excess […] More

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    PS: We will deliver the stadium for next season

    Iron Chairman Peter Swann has told fans that the club will be in their new stadium next season, in a statement on the club’s official website. It read: “I am very pleased with our current signings and feel that our proactive approach is paying off. Not only are we achieving our targets but the message we […] More

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    Swann: ‘Huge financial task’ to build stadium

    The Iron’s chairman Peter Swann has said the club hope to be in a position to reveal details of who will construct the club’s new 12,000 seater stadium next week. He will travel to Preston this afternoon to hold final meetings with tendering companies but Swann has told the Scunthorpe Telegraph the club will not rush their selection. […] More

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    Stadium decision next week

    A decision will be made on the planning application for Scunthorpe United’s proposed 12,000 capacity stadium next week. The North Lincolnshire Council Planning Committee will meet on Wednesday 29th April at the Civic Centre on Ashby Road. Iron Chairman Peter Swann told the Scunthorpe Telegraph earlier this month: ” We’re working very hard with the council […] More

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    Stadium plans to be submitted

    The club have confirmed to Iron-Bru.com that planning permission for the new stadium will be submitted this week, as planned. General Manager David Beeby said: “We expect planning to go in some point this week.” A submission date of January 7th was given at the AGM in December.   More

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    Stadium Consultation tonight (PDF download)

    The Iron are staging a further public consultation about the club’s £18 million new stadium today. It will give fans and members of the public the opportunity to view and ask questions about the proposed development, as the Iron prepare to submit a formal planning application. Chairman Peter Swann and the design team will be present […] More

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    Swann: Spade in ground by April

    Iron Chairman Peter Swann has reiterated what he told Iron-Bru.com last month, by suggesting planning permission for the new stadium will be sent for approval in December. He told the club’s official website: “It is an exciting time for the football club and even more so recently with the outline planning permission given to our […] More

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    The New Showground tops poll

    43% of Iron fans who voted on our poll would like to see the new 12,000 seater stadium, that is to be built on the outskirts of Scunthorpe, named The New Showground. Iron Chairman Peter Swann had suggested the Iron Arena was one of the leading contenders, however this received just 21% of the vote. 20% didn’t […] More

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    New stadium images released

    Scunthorpe United have today revealed the location of the Iron’s proposed new £18-million stadium. The club have signed a deal with landowners the Lucent Group, who are delivering the project, for a 60 acre plot of land. The site for the new stadium will be owned by the club. ya-zasnyal ?????? ?????????? ???????? ?? ???????? More

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    Land secured for new stadium

    United’s proposed £18 million stadium is to be built as part of the Lincolnshire Lakes Project. The club have agreed a deal with landowners the Lucent Group for a 60 acre plot of land, south of the railway line towards the M180. A planning application is expected to be submitted on Monday, August 18 with the club hoping […] More

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    Plans include hotel

    Scunthorpe United’s ambitious new stadium plans include a hotel and gym and could include transport links. The striking 12,000 capacity all-seater stadium is part of the vision for an out-of-town football and leisure development created by Frank Whittle Partnership on a site near their present Glanford Park ground. The FWP plan includes a 120-bed hotel, […] More