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Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt in mid-season switch

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt in mid-season switch

Nantwich racing driver Jordan Witt has mad a surprise mid-season switch to the Lamborghini Super Trofeo Europe.

Witt will compete in the next round of that championship this weekend at Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium.

July 26, 2021
Promotion confirmed for Nantwich Town Ladies FC in inaugural season

Promotion confirmed for Nantwich Town Ladies FC in inaugural season

By Jonathan White
Nantwich Town Ladies have officially been promoted at the first attempt to the Cheshire Women’s & Youth Football League.

They had to wait for confirmation for a number of weeks after finishing runners up in Championship East 2020/21.

July 26, 2021
Pre-season friendly: Sandbach Utd 2 Nantwich Town 4

Pre-season friendly: Sandbach Utd 2 Nantwich Town 4

By Jack Beresford
A brace from James Lawrie helped Nantwich Town ease to a third pre-season friendly win away at Sandbach.

Dave Cooke was able to name a strong side in the first half of their short trip across South Cheshire, despite having injuries in their squad.

July 21, 2021
Cheshire Blade FC improves conservation area after donation

Cheshire Blade FC improves conservation area after donation

Nantwich-based Cheshire Blades FC is improving its conservation area after it was awarded community funding from a house builder.

The club, located on Crewe Road in Willaston, has received a £1,000 donation from Redrow’s Kingsbourne community fund.

July 20, 2021
Nantwich Town earn fine draw with Wolves Under 23s

Nantwich Town earn fine draw with Wolves Under 23s

By Liam Price
Nantwich Town played out a creditable goalless draw with Wolves’ development squad at the Optimum Pay Stadium.

The Premier League academy brought a combination of their under-23s and under-18s squads to face Dave Cooke’s side, and were given a great run for their money.

July 17, 2021
Nantwich Town rename main stand as Swansway Stand

Nantwich Town rename main stand as Swansway Stand

Nantwich Town have renamed their main stand as “The Swansway Stand” after securing a three-year sponsorship deal.

Swansway Group is a family-owned business with car and van dealerships across the North West and Midlands.

July 15, 2021
Nantwich Town continue pre-season campaign with win over Stafford

Nantwich Town continue pre-season campaign with win over Stafford

Nantwich Town continued their pre-season campaign with a win over Stafford Rangers at The Optimum Pay Stadium.

A first-half goal from Joe Malkin and a second-half brace from Callum Saunders helped the Dabbers run out 3-1 winners.

July 14, 2021
South Cheshire youth team wins league in Covid-hit season

South Cheshire youth team wins league in Covid-hit season

A South Cheshire youth team have been crowned champions after going through a Covid-hit season unbeaten in their league.

NAR Sports Under 12s won the South Cheshire FA Youth League ahead of 13 other sides who all made amazing efforts to complete the campaign disrupted by pandemic lockdowns.

July 13, 2021
Nantwich Town beaten 4-1 by League One neighbours Crewe Alex

Nantwich Town beaten 4-1 by League One neighbours Crewe Alex

By Liam Price

Crewe Alex claimed the Barry Daly Memorial Trophy with a comfortable 4-1 victory over Nantwich Town at the Optimum Pay Stadium.

Ben Harrison headed wide from a corner after six minutes, then Regan Griffith forced the first save from Greg Hall.

July 12, 2021
Nantwich Town FC start pre-season with win over Gresford Athletic

Nantwich Town FC start pre-season with win over Gresford Athletic

By Jack Beresford
Nantwich Town began preparations for the 2021/22 season with a 3-0 victory at home to Cymru North side Gresford Athletic.

The Dabbers side has not changed too much from the one that featured against Hereford in Nantwich’s final game of the 2020/21 season.

July 7, 2021
Nantwich Town appoint Jay Bateman as assistant manager

Nantwich Town appoint Jay Bateman as assistant manager

Nantwich Town have appointed Jay Bateman has its new assistant manager, the club has announced.

Bateman previously played under Dave Cooke for the Dabbers before joining his backroom staff in the 2017/18 season.

July 4, 2021
Nantwich Town players in pre-season training ahead of new campaign

Nantwich Town players in pre-season training ahead of new campaign

Nantwich Town players are well into their pre-season training this week as they look forward to a new Northern Premier League campaign next month.

Players attended training last night (Thursday July 1) under the watchful eye of new First Team Manager Dave Cooke, along with his management team.

July 2, 2021
Three Crewe & Nantwich gymnasts make European Championships

Three Crewe & Nantwich gymnasts make European Championships

Three TeamGym gymnasts from Crewe & Nantwich club have made the GB squad ahead of the European Championships in Portugal in November.

And it has crowned a fine comeback from injury for one of them, Chloe Gough (pictured).

June 30, 2021