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Nantwich Town promotion hopes ended in play-off defeat by Spennymoor

Nantwich Town promotion hopes ended in play-off defeat by Spennymoor

Nantwich Town’s bid for promotion came to a disappointing end with a 2-0 play-off defeat away at Spennymoor.

The Dabbers made the play-offs for the first time in eight years and were aiming to earn promotion to Conference North.

April 26, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel in national sportshall finals

Crewe & Nantwich athletes excel in national sportshall finals

Young Crewe and Nantwich athletes excelled at the UK Sportshall national finals at SportCity in Manchester.

Under 13 boys and Under 15 girls teams from Cheshire, which won their regional finals, competed against the UK’s best.

April 24, 2017 0 comments Other sports, Sport
Nantwich Town face Spennymoor in play-off semi final

Nantwich Town face Spennymoor in play-off semi final

Nantwich Town face a tough play-off semi-final clash away at Evo-Stik Premier League runners-up Spennymoor on Tuesday night.

The Dabbers finished their regular season with a 4-2 defeat away at Stourbridge, despite leading twice in the game.

April 23, 2017 1 comment Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town clinch play-off place with 0-0 draw at Halesowen

Nantwich Town clinch play-off place with 0-0 draw at Halesowen

Nantwich Town confirmed their Evo-Stik Premier Division play-off place after a 0-0 draw away at Halesowen Town.

It ends an 8-year absence from the play-offs, and sets up a chance to gain promotion to the Conference North.

April 21, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town boss says Dabbers in “fantastic position” despite defeat

Nantwich Town boss says Dabbers in “fantastic position” despite defeat

Nantwich Town boss Phil Parkinson has shrugged off defeat by Workington as the Dabbers face their final two make-or-break league games.

The Dabbers lost 1-0 in their final home game of the regular season to Workington after a Jack Ryan header earned the visitors a smash-and-grab victory.

April 19, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Square One to face Crewe Ath in Premier Division Cup Final

Square One to face Crewe Ath in Premier Division Cup Final

Square One made it through to the final of the Crewe Regional Premier Division Cup where they will face Crewe Ath.

Square One beat AFC Barkode 3-0 in the semi-finals with all the goals coming in the second half through Dodd (2) and Griggs.

April 16, 2017 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town close to play-off place after 3-0 win over Ilkeston

Nantwich Town close to play-off place after 3-0 win over Ilkeston

Nantwich Town are close to securing a play-off spot as they beat already relegated Ilkeston 3-0 at the Weaver Stadium.

The Dabbers needed to show patience against the Robins who set up to counter attack and frustrate the home side.

April 15, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Railway Hotel to face Betley in Presidents Cup final

Railway Hotel to face Betley in Presidents Cup final

The final of the Presidents Cup will be between Division One Betley FC and Premier Division Railway Hotel.

Betley FC secured their place with a 6-2 win over Bank Corner.

April 9, 2017 0 comments Football, Sport
Nantwich Town earn vital 3-2 win home to Ashton United

Nantwich Town earn vital 3-2 win home to Ashton United

Nantwich Town continued their push for the play offs as they beat a spirited Ashton United 3-2 at the Weaver Stadium.

The Dabbers took a 2-0 lead, but Ashton fought back to force Nantwich to hang on for all three points.

April 9, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Former Nantwich Town star Josh Gordon signs for Leicester City

Former Nantwich Town star Josh Gordon signs for Leicester City

Former Nantwich Town star Josh Gordon is being touted as the new Jamie Vardy after signing for Leicester City.

Gordon, 22, left the Weaver Stadium to join Stafford Rangers earlier this season.

April 7, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich Town push League Two neighbours Crewe Alex all the way in Cheshire Cup Final

Nantwich Town push League Two neighbours Crewe Alex all the way in Cheshire Cup Final

By Joe Ellis
The friendliest of local derbies set the scene for this year’s Cheshire Senior Cup Final as Crewe Alex and Nantwich Town locked horns at Gresty Road.

A youthful looking Crewe side with many academy graduates took on a full strength Nantwich side, coming off the back of a draw at Spennymoor on Saturday.

April 6, 2017 1 comment Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Steve Jones excited at Nantwich Town cup final clash with Crewe Alex

Steve Jones excited at Nantwich Town cup final clash with Crewe Alex

By Richard Scott
Playing in a cup final is special for anyone in non-League football.

But for Nantwich Town’s Steve Jones, Wednesday’s Cheshire Senior Cup final it’s extra significant.

April 4, 2017 0 comments Football, Nantwich Town, Sport
Railway Hotel need point to lift Premier Division title for fifth successive season

Railway Hotel need point to lift Premier Division title for fifth successive season

Railway Hotel’s fifth successive league title has been put on hold – but the Nantwich side only need a point to clinch it.

Players and staff thought the 5-1 victory at Willaston WS was enough to secure the Crewe Regional Sunday Premier League.

April 3, 2017 0 comments Football, Sport