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Opened 1887

Capacity 4,936

Rating: 4.4

(194) Google Reviews

Been here many times, the stadium and club are at the centre of the community and have watched my kids play football here many times.
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4 months ago
Well havent seen my team, Hamilton play here since 2001. It hasn't change, not in a bad way. Love to see open terracing etc. Love the community atmosphere. The pies were lovely, compared to some of the top tier pies we endured in recent yrs, in fact so nice I'd two pies. Thanks Montrose fc.
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4 months ago
Amazing football stadium if you want to sit or stand, but the only time you got to pay if you are coming in the ‘Scottish League One’ games, also I went to see the U18 game, and I not got to pay, so I like the game with The Montrose Fc U18 beat U18 2-1 at their league team and Celtic got out and Montrose is in the Next round. Also they have a Food and Drink stand/booth during the game and half time, The only thing I not like about Montrose Football club is when I had a cup of tea, and they had way to much milk in the tea.
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3 months ago
Great wee ground,old Skool.You are also close to the town centre.I always enjoy coming to this venue to watch my team Falkirk.
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a year ago
Its Mostly open the ground with one side unused and a small open terrace thats 6 rows deep.On one side is the smart looking Main Stand which i a single-tiered covered stand which is all seated with just over 1,300 seats approx the stand only runs for around half the length of the pitch and straddles the half way line the views of the action are pretty good in this stand.Links park was opened in 1887 to help finance the new ground Montrose rented the pitch out for Circuses and livestock grazing eventually raising £150 in 1920 to buy a stand that had been previously used by the Highland Games.6
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3 years ago
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History (from Wikipedia)

Links Park was opened in 1887.[1] To help finance the new ground, Montrose F.C. rented the pitch out for circuses and livestock grazing.[1] The club was eventually able to raise £150 in 1920 to buy a stand, that had been previously used by the Highland Games.[1] A roof was built over the Wellington Street end of the ground in the 1960s.[1] Floodlights were installed in 1971 and first used in a match against Stranraer.[1] The record attendance at the ground was 8,983, for a Scottish Cup quarter-final tie against Dundee in March 1973.[1]

Links Park was significantly improved in the 1990s, after the club was taken over by Bryan Keith.
[1] The wooden Main Stand was replaced by a cantilevered stand, seating 1,258 people.[1] Other improvements brought the total investment to nearly £1 million, of which the Football Trust provided £400,000.[1] Keith bought the ground in 1995 for £500,000 and granted the club a 25-year lease, without rent.[1] GlaxoSmithKline provided a £250,000 grant in 2006 for the club to install an all-weather surface at Links Park.[4] This pitch was replaced by another artificial surface during the 2015 close season.[3]

The current stadium capacity is 4,936. The all-seated Main Stand (South) has a capacity of 1,338 with the West Stand terrace holding a maximum of 1,582 spectators. There is also uncovered standing areas on the North and East sides off the ground. The pitch at the stadium measures 113 x 70 yards.

For the 2018–19 season, local 
junior football club Montrose Roselea will share Links Park, with a view to a longer-term grounsharing arrangement.[5]

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New Hong Kong.

4 Reviews
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It's by far my favourite and the most safe Chiniese in Montrose. The menus contains a decent amount of variety, and the service isn't sloppy. The only thing... Read More

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Nice smallish menu. Rapid turnaround all tastes good. Reasonable priced. It's right in the middle of Montrose and easily found with parking right outside. Read More

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Best curry in town nowhere can beat the Hong Kong I would go there more in the week if they did delivery the staff are kind and polite I would have any... Read More

Candy's.

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I have sandwiches from here on my days off on a weekly basis. Iv also been a customer since they opened when I was in high school (a long time ago lol) The... Read More

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This is one of the places I dream of and crave regularly. It's on the top of our list of places to eat at and reasons to come home to Scotland from where we... Read More

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One of the best sandwich bars I've ever been to. Loads of choice. The Cajun chicken baguette is superb but many alternatives. Really popular with locals and... Read More