Fifty years since the Spireites made light of last place!

Chesterfield Saltergate Stadium Demolision

THIS MONTH marks the 50th anniversary of the day Chesterfield Football Club officially became the last club in the Football League to have floodlights.

The other 91 members of the League were all able to play night games under lights before Chesterfield, then as now in the Fourth Division – now titled League 2 – took the plunge…