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Nantwich Tennis Club ladies scoop cup for 20th consecutive year

Nantwich Tennis Club ladies scoop cup for 20th consecutive year

By Jonathan White A Nantwich ladies tennis team is celebrating after winning the league title – for the 20th year in a row! Nantwich Tennis Club Ladies ‘A’ team have landed the South and Mid Cheshire Division 1 cup for the 29th time in all.

September 14, 2012 0 comments Human Interest, Latest, Other sports, Sport
Manchester United to play Nantwich Town in anniversary match

Manchester United to play Nantwich Town in anniversary match

By Ashley Houghton The mighty Manchester United are to play Nantwich Town to commemorate a special anniversary. Sir Alex Ferguson will send a team to the Weaver Stadium to mark 60 years since their record-breaking 23-0 victory over the Dabbers in the FA Youth Cup.

September 10, 2012 1 comment Community Events, Latest, Nantwich Town, News, Sport
Nantwich CC 1sts on course for third title after beating Urmston

Nantwich CC 1sts on course for third title after beating Urmston

Nantwich CC 1sts are just one win away from a third successive league title after victory over Urmston. The Dabbers’ remarkable winning streak continued which keeps them top of the tree with one match to go.

September 9, 2012 0 comments Cricket, Latest
FA Cup report: Chorley FC 2 Nantwich Town 0

FA Cup report: Chorley FC 2 Nantwich Town 0

There will be no repeat of Nantwich Town’s epic FA Cup run this year after they were beaten 2-0 at Chorley in the first qualifying round. The Dabbers were no match for their Evo-Stik Premier League rivals and lost out on the £3,000 prize money.

September 9, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town
Evo-Stik Premier match report: Kendal Town 0 Nantwich Town 1

Evo-Stik Premier match report: Kendal Town 0 Nantwich Town 1

By Ashley Houghton Sean Cooke’s 88th minute cracker secured Nantwich Town’s return to winning ways in the Evo-Stik Premier League. Jimmy Quinn’s men beat Kendal Town 1-0 at Parkside Lane last night.

September 5, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town, Sport
Wistaston Village CC stages birthday cricket festival

Wistaston Village CC stages birthday cricket festival

By Jonathan White A cricket festival took place in Wistaston to celebrate a former player’s 40th birthday. Matches took place at Wistaston Village Cricket Club, Eric Swan Recreation Ground, in honour of ex WVCC player Julian West.

Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 0 Grantham Town 2

Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 0 Grantham Town 2

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich Town fell to their first home defeat of the campaign as Grantham Town took all three points back to Lincolnshire. The visitors continued their impressive start to the Evo-Stik Premier League campaign with a 2-0 win at the Weaver Stadium.

September 3, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town, Sport
Nantwich CC continue title charge with 68-run defeat of Widnes

Nantwich CC continue title charge with 68-run defeat of Widnes

Nantwich CC 1sts continued their bid for a third successive title with a 68-run victory over Widnes. The impressive unbeaten run has taken the Whitehouse Lane side to the top of Cheshire County Premier Division with just two games to go.

September 3, 2012 0 comments Cricket, Latest
Bunbury village welcomes home Olympic hero Beth Tweddle

Bunbury village welcomes home Olympic hero Beth Tweddle

Hundreds of residents in a Nantwich village turned out to welcome home local Olympic hero Beth Tweddle. The bronze medal gymnast returned to her home in Bunbury to a rowsing reception – and a road named after her!

North West’s first Freerunning park opens at Nantwich’s Barony Park

North West’s first Freerunning park opens at Nantwich’s Barony Park

The first purpose-built Freerunning park in the North West has been opened in Nantwich. The facility on Barony Park was planned by The Nantwich Freerunners group with help from Cheshire East Council.

Evo-Stik match report: Ashton United 2 Nantwich Town 1

Evo-Stik match report: Ashton United 2 Nantwich Town 1

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich Town fell to their first defeat of their Evo-Stik Premier campaign, losing to a late Tom Baker goal at Ashton United. Baker had earlier given The Robins the lead before Sean Cooke equalised for Nantwich.

August 28, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town
Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 1 Ilkeston FC 0

Evo-Stik match report: Nantwich Town 1 Ilkeston FC 0

By Ashley Houghton Sean Cooke’s strike was enough for Nantwich Town to extend their unbeaten start to the Evo-Stik Premier Division campaign. Ilkeston’s search for a first win continued as they were made to rue missed first-half chances at the Weaver Stadium.

August 27, 2012 0 comments Nantwich Town
Evo-Stik Premier match report: Nantwich Town 1 Kendal Town 1

Evo-Stik Premier match report: Nantwich Town 1 Kendal Town 1

By Ashley Houghton A late Josh Kenworthy strike stopped Nantwich Town taking all three points against Kendal at the Weaver Stadium. Lewis Short gave Jimmy Quinn’s men the lead on the hour as the Dabbers looked set for two wins out of two.

August 22, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town, Sport