From the Sports Archives
10th Dec Kendal Colts 15-17 Ashton Colts Callum Taylor (pictured with ball) got the match winning try with three minutes to go, the visitors were trailing 15-12 after tries from Jake Callaghan and Krystian Wieteska and a Louis Worthington conversion. A thrilling top-of-the-table clash sees Ashton five points clear of League D. Eagle 1sts 17-5 Ashton 1sts […]
10th Dec Pupils across Tameside have been treated to a flippin’ good talk from retired Olympic gymnast, Craig Heap. The talks, which have been arranged by Tameside School Sports Partnership, have given Craig a chance to reflect on a memorable career and also inspire the next generation. The 45-year-old, from Burnley, won 14 British championship titles; competed […]
10th Dec EFL League Two Crewe Alexandra 0-2 Oldham Athletic   Oldham Athletic revived their playoff hopes with a comfortable 2-0 victory at Crewe Alexandra. Two goals in the first half from captain Peter Clarke and Chris O’Grady gave the Latics a much-deserved win at Gresty Road. Following the game, manager Frankie Bunn praised his side’s performance […]
10th Dec Evo-Stik Premier Division Stalybridge Celtic 2-2 Stafford Rangers   It took Celtic seventy minutes to get into the game, by which time they were two goals down. In intermittent driving rain, Stafford started with intent. Though Liam Tongue’s free kick went close, it was Stafford that were getting closer. A good cross in from the […]
10th Dec National League North Blyth Spartans 2-0 Ashton United   Ashton slipped to their third successive league defeat against their in-form hosts who duly won for the fifth successive match. With the Robins having picked up 3 injuries on Tuesday James Jones was making his full debut at centre back with Matt Regan switching to left […]
7th Dec WATCH: This week’s sports show with Tom Greggan and Lee Wild featuring Curzon Ashton, Ashton United, Droylsden FC, Hyde United, Glossop North End, Mossley AFC & Stalybridge Celtic FC
7th Dec Waterloo Primary School pupils were treated to a motivational talk from former Olympic gymnast, Craig Heap on Thursday. Arranged by Tameside School Sports Partnership, the event allowed Craig to reflect on a successful career and also inspire the next generation. A successful career saw Craig win 14 British championship titles; compete in 5 European and […]
6th Dec EFL LEAGUE TWO: Mansfield Town v Notts County, Bury v Exeter City, Cheltenham Town v Grimsby Town, Colchester United v Macclesfield Town, Crawley Town v Northampton Town, Crewe Alexandra v Oldham Athletic, MK Dons v Carlisle United, Morecambe v Port Vale, Stevenage v Lincoln City, Swindon Town v Newport County, Tranmere Rovers v Cambridge United, […]
6th Dec The Running Bee Foundation, Manchester’s newest charitable foundation, was officially launched on Tuesday night. The Running Bee Foundation has been set up in memory of a true Salfordian, Mo Done who supported many Manchester charities and played an integral part in the development of tour operator Sports Tours International, the founder and supporter of the […]
5th Dec National League North Ashton United 0-2 Alfreton Town   Two second half goals saw the visitors take the points at Hurst Cross after Ashton had made most of the running in the first period. The hosts gave a full debut at right back to Tom Stead and welcomed back centre half Liam Goulding on loan […]