Tameside’s and Glossop’s Northern Premier League 2019 – 20 Fixtures

Ashton United welcome newly promoted Atherton Collieries whilst Mossley and Stalybridge Celtic travel away Well, the wait is over. Today at 6pm, the Northern Premier League has announced its fixtures for the 2019 – 2020 season. This season will also see two significant developments for the 51-year-old league. First is the creation of a North…

It Pains Me to Says This, But Well Done to Hyde FC

Joy for Tigers as Hyde FC become third Tameside club to reach non-league’s top flight Whaddon Road Ground, Cheltenham, 1655 hours yesterday: the Mighty Stalybridge Celtic were fresh from beating Gloucestershire’s Tigers [Gloucester City] 2-1. Some 150 miles north, another club nicknamed the Tigers enjoyed better luck, beating Boston United 4-1. By the time I…

East of the M60’s Road to Wembley: Fourth Qualifying Round Draw

Could Droylsden make it to the First Round Proper for the third time running? An all Blue Square Bet North tie separates Dave Pace from the First Round Proper. Droylsden are drawn at home to Blyth Spartans. Like Ashington and Hebburn Town, the Spartans are no stranger to cup upsets and may prove to be…

East of the M60’s Road to Wembley: Third Qualifying Round Results

Droylsden now the sole Tameside club left in competition as Hyde bow out So far, this year’s F.A. Cup campaign has been a fruitless one for our sides east of the M60 motorway. This has been punctuated by immediate exits for Glossop North End, Mossley and Stalybridge Celtic. So far, Tameside’s hopes of F.A. Cup…

East of the M60’s Road to Wembley: Here Come the Big Guns

F.A. Challenge Cup Second Qualifying Round draw For many fans, this is where the magic of the F.A. Cup starts to unfold. From the 1st October, the Step Two sides enter the Second Qualifying Round. By then, the likes of Stalybridge Celtic, Altrincham and Hyde battle it out for a place in the next round…

Tameside Non-League Fixtures: Blue Square Bet North Fixtures Announced

13 August 2011: All three Tameside BSBN clubs face Midlands opposition on opening day of the season The 2011-2012 season of the Blue Square Bet North league promises to be an interesting one for Hyde, Stalybridge Celtic and Droylsden. This season will see Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire added to the map, by means of Histon and…