Ex-North Ferriby captain Paul Foot’s Non League Journey

Inseparable Paul Foot and Gary Bradshaw are never far away from each other so it is fitting that the former is the latest subject of our Non League Journey interview series. Inseparable could be a word also used to describe Foot’s love affair with North Ferriby. From what started as a chance conservation with Brian  read more→

Gary Bradshaw’s Non League Journey

Gary Bradshaw is North Ferriby’s greatest striker and one of the best in the history of the Northern Premier League. Bradshaw was the league’s most feared marksman his heyday. Rightly so as he hit over 200 goals under ten years to become Ferriby’s record goal-scorer.  The striker, who is back at reformed Ferriby for one  read more→

Catch up on the Non League Journeys

If you want something to read over the Bank Holiday weekend why not catch on up on our Non League Journey interview series. We’re having a breather over the weekend from publishing the latest interviews we have got in the bank so if you have missed any this is time to catch up. We started  read more→

Paul Pettinger’s Football Journey

Paul Pettinger is possibly the only goalkeeper in the country who can say he made his Football League debut for one club as a right winger. That is just one story of many from Pettinger’s ten-year League career – a tale of hard luck as he had to play second fiddle to first choice stoppers  read more→

Title winner Denton is the new Hallam manager

Former Worksop Town title-winning boss Craig Denton is the new manager of Hallam. The appointment as Ryan Hindley and Stephen Whitehead comes less than 48 hours after he left Barton Town as his work and family commitments changed. In fairness to Denton, Barton was an hour away from home and Hallam is on his doorstep  read more→

‘World’s Loudest Goalkeeper’ – Andy Brooke’s Non League Journey

Andy Brooke was a defender’s nightmare. Not the opposition’s, his own! Brooke terrorised his Worsbrough Bridge and Garforth Town defensive team-mates during his ten-year Non League playing career by continually shouting instructions during a game, earning the unofficial title of ‘world’s loudest goalkeeper’. But on a serious note, Brooke was the very reliable stopper for  read more→

Goodlad overwhelmed by community’s support for Athersley

AN EMOTIONAL Pete Goodlad says his community’s response to Athersley Rec’s appeal for financial support during these difficult times has been beyond his wildest expectations. Athersley are no different to the majority of Non League clubs whose cash flows were torpedoed when Government restrictions on non-essential travel were announced on March 16th. Goodlad, one of  read more→

Pete Goodlad and Athersley’s Non League Journey

The Athersley Rec story is a remarkable one. It should be bottled up and given as a blueprint to all Non League clubs as one to follow. Clubs claim to be community clubs, but in reality they are not. Athersley, founded in 1979, truly are. Developing local players has been at the forefront of the  read more→

Lamplough joins Brid as coach

Former North Ferriby and Scarborough Athletic defender Joe Lamplough has joined Brett Agnew’s Bridlington Town management team. Lamplough will work alongside Agnew and Anthony Bowsley when football returns. Lamplough said: “I”m delighted to be joining the coaching staff. I feel like the club is moving in the right direction with the right people in charge  read more→