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International Netball Test Match : England V Uganda

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Come and see the England Roses play on home soil for the first time since winning gold at the Commonwealth Games! The world number twos will face Uganda in a three-match Vitality Netball International Series this autumn.

As a curtain raiser on the day the England A Roses team will face the Scottish Thistles prior to the England v Uganda match at the Echo Arena. Doors will now open at 4:00pm with the earlier match set to start at 4.30pm. Head down early to watch the future talents of England Netball at no extra cost!

Echo Arena in Liverpool – home of the Netball World Cup 2019 – will host the first match of the VNIS with the England Roses and Uganda She Cranes going head-to-head.

It promises to be a challenging, physical and closely-fought affair as the England Roses’ preparations for the Netball World Cup 2019 ramp up.


Get your friends, families and teammates together to come celebrate our national heroes and be courtside to see them in action.

Remember… It’s us. It’s now. #RosesRising


Courtside Front Row = £119

Courtside 2nd Row = £98.50


Adult = £51

Junior = £38


Adult = £40.50

Junior = £29.50 


Adult = £31.50

Junior = £30.75 


Adult = £20.75

Junior = £11.50


Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.

Junior is Under 16s

Set Reminder

  • Bus

  • Car

  • Train

  • Plane

Most Liverpool city centre bound buses will call at either Queen Square bus station (a 15-minute walk) or Liverpool ONE Bus Station, which is only a five minute walk to Echo Arena.

The CityLink Route C4 bus links Queen Square bus station, James Street rail station and Liverpool ONE Bus Station to the venue. CityLink Route C4 operates every 20 minutes on Mondays to Saturdays and every 30 minutes on Sundays, between 7am – 8pm, with a maximum fare of £1 per journey. Merseytravel prepaid tickets, National Concessionary bus passes and Arriva day tickets are all valid on this service.

For up-to-date information on all bus, train and ferry services, call Traveline Merseyside on 0871 200 22 33, open 8am – 8pm, 364 days a year or visit www.merseytravel.gov.uk

For all car journeys it's best to follow the white on brown tourist route signs for the Waterfront. These signs are visible on the major routes into the city. Echo Arena is situated on the Kings Dock directly adjacent to the south side of the Albert Dock. Upon arrival, the Kings Dock entrance is clearly sign posted. 

From the North...

Leave the M6 at junction 26 and follow signs for M58 Liverpool. Follow to end of M58 and then take signs for A59 Liverpool. Continue to follow Liverpool City Centre until picking up signs for the Waterfront.

From the South...

Leave the M6 at junction 21A and take the M62 to Liverpool. At the end of the M62 follow signs for Liverpool City Centre along Edge Lane, picking up and following signs for Waterfront. 

From the south...

Virgin Trains operates hourly, direct services from London Euston to Liverpool Lime Street (with a journey time of just over two hours). Other long-distance rail services also operate into Liverpool Lime Street station.

Echo Arena is a 20-minute walk from Lime Street or a short taxi ride. You can also transfer at Lime Street onto the underground Wirral Line trains to James Street station (10 minute walk) or catch the CityLink Route C4 (7am – 8pm) directly to the venue. If travelling from outside Merseyside, you can catch an underground train to James Street station from Lime Street station, inclusive of the cost of your ticket.

Flying into Liverpool John Lennon Airport...

A taxi from the airport to the city centre will take approximately 20 minutes or the express bus service Route 500 will take approximately 25 minutes, dropping you off within a five minute walk of Echo Arena, while Manchester’s international airport is just 45 minutes away by car.

The Liverpool Waterfront Car Park onsite is currently closed. There is plenty of parking nearby, more information on driving to the venue and parking can be found here.

This event uses the "Sports Court" configuration. This is a standard seating layout for Echo Arena for guidance only, as each event layout is unique, so please refer to the individual plan provided when booking your tickets online as the actual layout may differ from this image.

Court Layout

You can find more venue layout plans here.