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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
Quinn has full squad for Nantwich Town’s clash with Kendal

Quinn has full squad for Nantwich Town’s clash with Kendal

By Ashley Houghton Nantwich get their home programme in the Evo-Stik Premier Division underway against Kendal Town. And it will be the first of two league meetings in just over two weeks between the sides.

August 21, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town
Nantwich cage-fighter prepares for all female bout

Nantwich cage-fighter prepares for all female bout

A young Nantwich woman is back in action when she becomes the first woman to compete in “Rage in the Cage” in Stoke-on-Trent next month. Anya Lynette Hynes, 23, from Wrenbury, will fight in a semi-pro bout at the event in the Queen’s Theatre, Burslem.

August 20, 2012 0 comments Latest, News, Other sports
Evo-Stik Premier League: Matlock Town 0 Nantwich Town 5

Evo-Stik Premier League: Matlock Town 0 Nantwich Town 5

By Ashley Houghton Jimmy Quinn’s Nantwich Town crushed shell-shocked Matlock Town 5-0 in the opening 2012-13 league fixture. And the victory will send a warning of intent to the rest of the Evo-Stik Premier League.

August 19, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town
Nantwich CC 1sts earn stunning 19-run victory away at Hyde

Nantwich CC 1sts earn stunning 19-run victory away at Hyde

Nantwich CC 1sts battled to a tremendous 19-run victory away at Hyde to keep their title hat-trick hopes alive. The win against third-placed fellow title contenders earned Nantwich 25 valuable points as they continue a good run of form.

August 19, 2012 0 comments Cricket, Latest, Sport
Nantwich CC 1sts face crunch game at third place Hyde

Nantwich CC 1sts face crunch game at third place Hyde

Nantwich CC 1sts hope to close the gap on the leaders when they face Hyde CC in the Cheshire County Premier League. Another stunning century by Louis Bentley helped Nantwich to a nine-wicket win over Neston last weekend.

August 17, 2012 0 comments Cricket, Latest
Stoke City take on Manchester Utd at Nantwich’s Weaver Stadium

Stoke City take on Manchester Utd at Nantwich’s Weaver Stadium

By Ashley Houghton Stoke City under-21s will use Nantwich Town’s Weaver Stadium as their home for the new under-21 Premier League. And they kick off the campaign at the “Dabberdome” with a home clash against mighty Manchester Utd this weekend.

August 15, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town
Pre-season match: Nantwich Town 4 Bala Town 3

Pre-season match: Nantwich Town 4 Bala Town 3

Nantwich Town came out 4-3 winners over Bala Town in a pre-season friendly at Weaver Stadium. The Dabbers fought back well from 3-1 down against the Welsh Premier League team after a sloppy defensive display early on.

August 12, 2012 0 comments Latest, Nantwich Town