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Chesterfield Football Club is going for goal with a detailed planning application for a £5 million redevelopment by Ward McHugh Associates. The club, founded in 1866, aims to raise capacity from 8,000 to 12,000 with three new stands and a restored fourth at its Saltergate ground. 'The third-division leader has been at Saltergate since 1880 and is like the social services, pulling the community together, ' said architect chairman Terry Ward. Building is due to start in July.

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