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17th Dec Blaze Street Dance Academy, Ashton, held their annual Christmas Presentation Evening last weekend. The event gave a chance for members and parents to reflect on a memorable year and also look ahead to future projects. Following the event, Sammy-Jo Hadfield, academy director, said: “Blaze’s Annual Presentation Evening on Saturday night was definitely the best one […]
17th Dec Chadderton have confirmed the departures of Will Shawcross and Ryan Shenton to Prestwich Heys and Curzon Ashton respectively. The announcement was made before the club’s 6-0 defeat to FC United in a friendly fundraiser at the Ark Fleetech Stadium last weekend. Shenton, a midfielder, returns to the Tameside Stadium having been left out of Curzon’s […]
17th Dec Tameside Netball Club’s Premier One squad ended 2018 with an important 64-60 victory over Turnford on Sunday. The squad has now claimed four consectuive victories and can look forward to the new year with renewed hope of challenging for a top three spot. Beccy Hoult was awarded the Player of the Match award for hr […]
17th Dec GMCL – 2019 SET UP Nearly half way from the end of the 2018 season until the start of the 2019 campaign the GMCL has published the set-up for the forthcoming summer and also indicated changes that will be put in place for 2020.  The 26 clubs in the Tameside; Glossop and Oldham areas now […]
17th Dec Ashton 1sts 25-0 Clitheroe 1sts A bitterly cold and rainy Gambrel Bank greeted Clitheroe, credit to both teams that they managed to play rugby under such challenging conditions. Jordan Marshall made a strong run from the base of a ruck for the opening try on 10 minutes, the forwards on both sides kept the ball […]
17th Dec EFL League Two Oldham Athletic 4-2 Bury   Oldham Athletic maintained their playoff push with a convincing 4-2 victory over local rivals Bury at Boundary Park. In appalling conditions, Frankie Bunn’s got off to a dream start and were 3-0 up by the half hour mark. Hat-trick hero Chris O’Grady put the hosts ahead  in […]
17th Dec Evo-Stik Premier Division Hyde United 1-2 Nantwich Town   On one of the coldest and windiest games seen at Ewen Fields in a number of years, leaders Nantwich Town came out narrow 2-1 winners over Hyde United. The visitors set up in a 4-4-2 to counter Hyde’s 4-2-3-1 but in truth, that didn’t really matter […]
17th Dec Evo-Stik Premier Division South Shields 3-2 Stalybridge Celtic Celtic were desperately unlucky not to come away with all three points, let alone come away with none after a sterling performance at big spending South Shields on Saturday. With a last minute injury to Michael Clarke, Olly Marx was rushed into the starting line up. Rather […]
17th Dec Evo-Stik West Droylsden 2-3 Leek Town   Three goals in three second half minutes decided this game in quite appalling conditions at the Butchers Arms. With the scores level at half time, Sefton Gonzales scored from the penalty spot to put Droylsden 2-1 ahead nine minutes into the second half but a minute later Leek […]
13th Dec Evo-Stik Premier Division Scarborough Athletic 0-2 Hyde United   Hyde made the long journey to Scarborough Athletic and returned with a valuable three points after a hard-fought yet relatively comfortable 2-0 victory at the Flamingo Land Stadium. It was always going to be a tough ask for Darren Kelly’s side, with Scarborough flying high and […]