From the Sports Archives
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13th Nov FA Cup First Round Hampton & Richmond Borough 1-2 Oldham Athletic   Oldham have booked their place in the FA Cup second round after coming from a goal behind and scoring a 95th minute winner to beat Hampton and Richmond Borough 2-1 on Monday night. Chris Dickson gave the hosts a shock lead from the […]
12th Nov A fitness enthusiast has returned from the British National Taekwondo Championships with a silver medal. Ikrah, who attends Canon Burrows Church of England Primary School in Ashton, placed second in her category at the prestigious event on Saturday, October 27. After convincingly beating her opponents in the quarter-finals and semi-final, Ikrah narrowly missed out on […]
12th Nov The draw for the FA Trophy third qualifying round has been made. Entering the competition at this stage are Ashton United and Curzon Ashton, with the former being handed a home tie against Boston United – a team they drew 1-1 with at Hurst Cross at the beginning of November in the National League North– […]
12th Nov North West Counties First Division North Chadderton 3-3 Bacup Borough     Chadderton were once again denied a much-needed victory in the dying seconds as Bacup scored a last minute penalty to salvage a 3-3 draw. David Fish’s side fell a goal behind in the 25th minute when Anthony Hall struck for the visitors, however […]
12th Nov Evo-Stik West Chasetown 2-2 Glossop North End   After a good result at home to Market Drayton last week and a disappointing but unfortunate penalty shootout Cup exit at Alfreton Town midweek, Peter Band’s Glossop were hopeful of getting a result on the road at fellow strugglers Chasetown. However they left it worryingly late, coming […]
12th Nov Macron Cup Second Round Avro 7-0 Wythenshawe Town   Avro are in seventh heaven after storming to the Macron Cup third round with a pulsating 7-0 victory over Wythenshawe Town at the Vestacare Stadium. After taking a two goal lead by the half-time break through Kane Wallwork and Jake Pollard, Avro hit the ground running […]
12th Nov Evo-Stik West Droylsden 1-2 Colwyn Bay   Colwyn Bay edged this tight game at the Butchers Arms thanks to two first half goals despite the home team dominating much of the possession. The Bloods named an unchanged team after their midweek win. In a first half of few chances, the game changed in five minutes […]
12th Nov FA Trophy Second Qualifying Round: South Shields 2-1 Hyde United   Hyde’s journey in the FA Trophy came to an end in the second qualifying round with a 2-1 defeat at South Shields on Saturday. The two sides had already faced each other in the league this season, with Hyde running out 4-1 winners at […]
12th Nov Cheshire Cup Third Round Dukinfield Town 2-2 Newton (Newton win 5-3 on penalties)   Duki Town let slip an early two goal lead to eventually bow out of the Cheshire Cup on penalties. Danny Parkinson and Mitch Andrew netted before the visitors from the Wirral levelled by half time. Elsewhere, the Development Squad went down […]
12th Nov Ashton Junior Colts 39-0 West Park St Helens JC Ashton had won the preliminary League D by eight points, and the only team to beat them in the League travelled to Gambrel Bank to test their 100% home record. The new league started off with a minutes silence to mark Remembrance Day. Man of the […]