Council stop spectators from watching Brid’s FA Vase tie

Bridlington Town have been stopped from having spectators in to watch today’s FA Vase tie with North Shields. East Yorkshire have entered Tier 2 restrictions and despite clubs in Tier 3 areas carrying on without problems other than bar closures, Bridlington were told by their local council that spectators cannot attend the fixture. Bridlington chairman  read more→

Treble-winner commits permanently to Goole

Treble winner Andy Payne has committed to play for Goole AFC on a permanent basis. The midfielder won the treble with West Yorkshire League Premier Division outfit Carlton Athletic during Goole joint manager Mark Pitts’ time at the helm of Carlton. Payne has already made two ‘guest’ appearances for the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. The  read more→

Double signing at Hallam

Worsbrough Bridge striker Sam Agar is one of two signings at Hallam. Agar leaves Worsbrough after a short stint at Park Road where he scored four times. His last appearance was the 2-1 defeat to Dronfield Town ten days ago when he missed a penalty. The former Emley and Pontefract Colleries striker, who has played  read more→

One in at Stocksbridge

Ex-Sheffield United youngster Harrison Foulstone has joined Chris Hilton’s Stocksbridge Park Steels. Foulstone was with the Blades from the age of six until his release this year after being a regular in the under 18s. In all he was there 12 years. Initially he joined Gainsborough Trinity in September and played several times for Curtis  read more→

West Yorkshire to enter Tier 3

West Yorkshire is to enter the Government’s Tier 3 lockdown level on Monday. It joins South Yorkshire in the toughest restrictions category and it affects a significant number of clubs. Clubhouses will have to be shut and gate receipts will be heavily hit and some clubs are going to need financial assistance. The FA’s latest  read more→

Penistone sign two from Steels

Penistone Church have signed two players from local neighbours Stocksbridge Park Steels Kurtis Turner and Johnny Pugh are likely to go into the squad for Saturday’s eagerly-anticipated FA Vase tie against AFC Liverpool. Turner ends his second spell at Bracken Moor to move to Penistone. Attacker Pugh was on the fringes of Chris Hilton’s squad  read more→

Scarborough forfeit FA Trophy tie

Scarborough Athletic have had to forfeit their FA Trophy tie with Witton Albion. The club have had to withdraw because of Covid related reasons. A statement said: “Scarborough Athletic can confirm that two of our playing staff have tested positive for Covid-19, and as a result, a number of players will have to self-isolate.  “The  read more→

Finlaw snapped up by Stocksbridge

Experienced Staveley Miners Welfare midfielder Sam Finlaw has joined Stocksbridge Park Steels. His arrival at Bracken Moor has helped ease Stocksbridge’s injury problems which see Joe Lumsden and Lewis Whitham on the treatment table. The move reunites him with ex-team-mates Michael Trench, Ross Goodwin and Stuart Ludlam. Finlaw is in line to make his Stocksbridge  read more→

Richardson signs for Nostell

Ex-Harrogate Town under 23s striker James Richardson has joined Nostell Miners Welfare. Nostell chief Ian Walker has had his eye on him since he scored a couple of goals against his new club for Town’s 23s last season. The striker adds more competition to Nostell’s attack line which already includes Amir Berchill, Joe Wood, Nathan  read more→

Barton lure back Phillips

Scott Phillips has returned to Barton Town following his departure from North Ferriby. Phillips left Ferriby at the weekend after a short, but prolific spell with Chris Bolder’s men. He was the jewel in the crown for Barton during the unforgettable Dave Anderson era. Anderson took the club to unprecedented heights and ex-Scarborough Athletic striker  read more→