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Crewe & Nantwich RUFC player selected for England Centre of Excellence

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC player selected for England Centre of Excellence

A Crewe and Nantwich RUFC ladies player has been selected for England Centre of Excellence.

Alana Gauntlett, U18s captain and inside centre, was selected from more than 70 girls in Cheshire and Lancashire.

October 20, 2021
Crewe & Nantwich Snr Academy run riot at Preston Grasshoppers

Crewe & Nantwich Snr Academy run riot at Preston Grasshoppers

Crewe & Nantwich Senior Academy made it seven wins in seven with a thumping 48-0 victory away at Preston Grasshoppers.

With the game being played on the RFU-funded AGP (plastic) playing surface, it took the Crewe players some time to adapt.

October 19, 2021
Betley FC new Crewe Regional Premier Division leaders

Betley FC new Crewe Regional Premier Division leaders

Betley FC are the new leaders of the Crewe Regional League Premier Division following Broadhurst FC losing to Faddiley and Crewe Ath being held by Cheshire Cheese.

Betley FC beat The Lions by 2-1 with goals from Danny Lavalette and Keiran Duckers with Deneilson Isigwe replying for the Lions.

October 18, 2021
Nantwich Town suffer away day defeat at Ashton

Nantwich Town suffer away day defeat at Ashton

Ashton came from a goal down to win 2-1 against Nantwich Town at Hurst Cross.

Nantwich came into the game looking to get back to winning ways after the home draw with Warrington.

October 17, 2021
England’s Curry twins revisit Crewe & Nantwich RUFC roots

England’s Curry twins revisit Crewe & Nantwich RUFC roots

By Dan Lynch
British Lions star Tom Curry and his twin Ben returned to their Crewe and Nantwich RUFC roots to share tips and knowledge with the club’s latest academy players.

The Curry brothers, who have both played for England, were also joined by Cal Ford, and England U20s international.

October 13, 2021
First Team Coach Jay Bateman

Nantwich Town earn fine away win at FC United of Manchester

By Adam Bateman
Nantwich Town extended their recent good form with a fine victory in front of a packed and noisy home crowd.

FC United looked to put the pressure on the Nantwich defence from the start.

October 10, 2021
Broadhurst FC new leaders of Crewe Regional Premier Division

Broadhurst FC new leaders of Crewe Regional Premier Division

Broadhurst FC are the new leaders of Crewe Regional League Premier Division following a 7-2 win over Raven Salvador.

Dom Johnson and Tom Hassall both scored twice with other goals from Adam Ireland, Scott Ravenscroft and Steven Jenyons.

October 10, 2021
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Nantwich racing driver Witt returns to British GT Championship

British GT Championship race winner Jordan Witt will make a surprise return for this month’s season finale at Donington Park.

Nantwich-based Witt has joined Tolman Motorsport as team-mate to Ian Stinton.

October 9, 2021
Nantwich Town sign young Stoke City midfielder on loan

Nantwich Town sign young Stoke City midfielder on loan

Nantwich Town have signed midfielder Patrick Jarrett from Stoke City on a one-month loan.

Jarrett will go straight into today’s match day squad when the Dabbers travel to face FC United of Manchester.

October 9, 2021
Nantwich Paralympic hero Andy Small earns Mornflake backing

Nantwich Paralympic hero Andy Small earns Mornflake backing

Nantwich Paralympic hero Andy Small was given a VIP welcome by Mornflake in Crewe where he visited the firm’s new shop and received a surprise presentation.

The wheelchair racer, who scooped gold in Tokyo this summer, was presented with a hamper of his favourite Mornflake oats, a branded sweatshirt and donation to his racing kit as he trains for the World Para Athletics Championships in Japan next summer.

October 6, 2021
Nantwich showjumper wins at Derbyshire equestrian event

Nantwich showjumper wins at Derbyshire equestrian event

Nantwich showjumper Grace Wallace has won the Dodson & Horrell National Amateur Second Rounds at Eland Lodge Equestrian.

Grace was competing against nine others in the 1.05m track and she claimed first place on Victoria Wallace’s 13 year-old bay mare Ilena VD Bisschop.

October 5, 2021
Crewe & Nantwich Jnr Academy beat rivals Sandbach 19-0

Crewe & Nantwich Jnr Academy beat rivals Sandbach 19-0

Crewe & Nantwich RUFC’s under 16s earned a deserved 19-0 victory over their neighbours and rivals Sandbach.

In a hotly contested encounter at the Vagrants, Crewe and their visitors were evenly matched but the hosts’ defence came out on top.

October 5, 2021
Nantwich Town hold league leaders South Shields to deserved draw

Nantwich Town hold league leaders South Shields to deserved draw

By Liam Price
Nantwich and South Shields played out a competitive goalless draw at the Optimum Pay Stadium.

A 50/50 challenge between David Vaughan and Will Jenkins saw the visitor being stretchered off and nine minutes of stoppage time at the end of the half.

October 3, 2021