Plastic pitch reaches the halfway line

The grass is beginning to look greener on the north side at The Falkirk Stadium.

Progression of the Bairns’ new synthetic surface is moving quickly to ensure the new park is ready in time for the kick-off on August 17.

Date: 17/07/13, FALKIRK, The Falkirk Stadium, Pictures of staff laying first sections of artificial grass.

Date: 17/07/13, FALKIRK, The Falkirk Stadium, Pictures of staff laying first sections of artificial grass.

Today, July 23, it reached the halfway stage, and the halfway line.

Morton are the maiden visitors next month, but in the meantime the team is hard at work laying the woven artificial turf, the only surface of it’s kind in Scotland and supplied by Greenfields, to complete the second half and reach the South Stand by deadline