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27th Jun Audenshaw School pupil, Sam Dean, has been crowned as the North England Javelin champion. The year 12 student had a personal best throw of 60.80m and has subsequently been selected for the England Schools team.
27th Jun ASHTON United have announced the resignation of the club’s Social Media Manager and Supporters’ Club Chairman, Ken Philburn. He has had to step down from his roles at Hurst Cross for health and family reasons, having helped put the Evo-Stik Northern Premier Division team on the map in recent years with his tireless work for the club – […]
27th Jun Former Audenshaw School pupil, Niall Maher, has signed a 12 month contract with Bury FC. The 20-year-old full back joins the Shakers after being released from Bolton Wanderers. Niall had been involved with Wanderers for a decade, joining their Youth & Academy system as a ten-year-old. The youngster made ten appearances for Blackpool during a […]
23rd Jun Curzon Ashton Football Club have announced the retirement of captain Alex Brown. The midfielder has decided to retire so he can devote more time to his business and family. Brown has spent the last two years with the club, helping the Nash rise from the Evo-Stik Premier to the National League North. Brown has also […]
22nd Jun Excitement is steadily building ahead of Hyde United’s forthcoming season. The Tigers will be completing in the Evo-Stik First Division North, alongside Tameside rivals Mossley and Droylsden. Despite an unsuccessful attempt to save the club from relegation last season, Darren Kelly will be taking the managerial reigns. Kelly has been extremely busy over the past […]
21st Jun HYDE United have completed the signing of highly-rated French goalkeeper Thomas Beaurepaire. The 22-year-old is expected to be the first-team’s number one for the 2016-17 season after arriving at Ewen Fields. He first came to England last year, joining Goole FC in the summer of 2015 from French outfit Orvault Sports – based in Nantes, western France. After […]
20th Jun EXPERIENCED defender Kelvin Lugsden has announced he will leave Glossop North End this summer after nine years at the club. The long-serving centre-back first arrived at Surrey Street in 2007 and scored 15 goals in 420 outings for the Hillmen. Lugsden was voted both Players’ and Management Player of the Year in 2014-15, after helping Glossop […]
20th Jun Hyde United boss Darren Kelly is in the process of completing his squad. Kelly has signed strikers, Aytron Bevins and Curtly Martin-Wyatt. Wyatt played for Garforth Town AFC last season, scoring 21 goals in 41 appearances. 20-year-old Bevins returns to Ewen Fields for a second spell, having hit the back of the net 21 times […]
16th Jun Glossop North End stalwart Dave Young has announced his departure from the club. The 30-year-old spent ten years at Surrey Street, making 476 appearances during his two spells with the Hillmen. Dave, who captained Glossop in two FA Vase finals at Wembley Stadium, cited personal reasons for his departure. Speaking to Chronicle Sport, the central […]
15th Jun Stalybridge Celtic have announced the singing of winger Danny Pilkington. The 26-year-old came to prominence while paying for Stockport County between 2008-2011. Danny – brother of Cardiff City winger Anthony Pilkington – has also played for York City, Kidderminster Harriers, Hereford United and Barrow. Danny joins Celtic who will be competing in the National League […]