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Nantwich Town team up with Crewe Alex to back Rashford campaign

Nantwich Town team up with Crewe Alex to back Rashford campaign

Nantwich Town have teamed up with League One neighbours Crewe Alexandra to support Marcus Rashford’s campaign and provide food parcels for families.

The Dabbers have opened up their Optimum Pay Stadium on Waterlode as a collection point for food parcels for any families struggling this half-term.

October 27, 2020
Former Crewe Alex coach Bennell sentenced for further sex offences

Former Crewe Alex coach Bennell sentenced for further sex offences

Former Crewe Alex football coach Barry Bennell has been sentenced for sexually abusing two young boys more than 30 years ago.

The 66-year-old, currently in prison after being convicted of similar offences in 2018, appeared via video link at Chester Crown Court, where he was sentenced to an extra four years in prison – to run consecutively to his current 30-year prison term.

October 9, 2020
Callum Saunders hat-trick earns Nantwich Town 4-2 win over Crewe

Callum Saunders hat-trick earns Nantwich Town 4-2 win over Crewe

By Sam McGarrigle
Nantwich Town supersub Callum Saunders smashed in a hat-trick to help beat their League One neighbours Crewe Alexandra.

Dave Cooke’s Dabbers started fiercely with an attack in the first minute of the game, which due to miscommunication between the Crewe defender and keeper, nearly ended up in the back of the net.

August 19, 2020
Nantwich Town sign young Crewe Alex forward

Nantwich Town sign young Crewe Alex forward

Nantwich Town have signed forward Aaron Lomas from Crewe Alexandra on dual registration terms.

January 4, 2020
Nantwich Town secure triple signing to boost promotion run in

Nantwich Town secure triple signing to boost promotion run in

By Ryan Batty
Nantwich Town have announced the triple signing of Joe Davis, Wealth da Silva and Nathan Brown.

Davis, the centre-back son of legendary former Nantwich and Crewe Alex manager Steve, came through the academy at Port Vale, where he spent 12 years, making 27 first-team appearances.

March 29, 2019
Former Crewe Alex star AJ Leitch Smith turns out for Nantwich Town

Former Crewe Alex star AJ Leitch Smith turns out for Nantwich Town

Former Crewe Alexandra star AJ Leitch-Smith played and scored for Nantwich Town in their latest pre-season match away at Colwyn Bay.

AJ, who also played for Crewe’s rivals Port Vale, is seeking a new club and approached the Dabbers for much-needed game time.

July 29, 2018
Kick-off change for Nantwich Town game with Crewe Alex to avoid England clash

Kick-off change for Nantwich Town game with Crewe Alex to avoid England clash

Nantwich Town and Crewe Alex have agreed to move their pre-season friendly kick-off time to avoid it clashing with England’s World Cup quarter final with Sweden.

The pre-season encounter had been scheduled for this Saturday July 7 at 3pm at the Weaver Stadium, and would normally attract one of the club’s biggest attendances of the year.

July 4, 2018
Crewe Alex Ladies beat Chester FC Women 7-0 in front of record crowd

Crewe Alex Ladies beat Chester FC Women 7-0 in front of record crowd

By James Brown
Crewe Alexandra Ladies reached the final of the Cheshire FA Ladies Cup with a convincing 7-0 victory against Chester FC Women at the Cumberland Arena.

More than 100 people watched as Crewe Ladies cruised to victory thanks to goals from Laura Garner, Megan Booth (2), Bethany Grice, Michelle Saunders, Beth Ragdale and Amanda Fallon.

March 26, 2018
Matt Bell extra-time winner earns Nantwich Town cup victory over Crewe Alex

Matt Bell extra-time winner earns Nantwich Town cup victory over Crewe Alex

A late extra-time winner by Matt Bell fired Nantwich Town into the Cheshire Senior Cup semi-finals in a dramatic victory over League Two neighbours Crewe Alexandra.

Bell fizzed a low shot into the corner in the 115th minute to warm the Dabbers supporters on a freezing night at the Weaver Stadium.

February 7, 2018
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
Former Crewe Alex stars return for Everall Derby charity game

Former Crewe Alex stars return for Everall Derby charity game

By Jonathan White
Former Crewe Alex and Nantwich Town stars faced each other at the Everall Derby charity football game.

Twin brothers Simon and Carl Everall organised the game in memory of friend Gareth Jones, who died of cancer aged just 31.

May 31, 2016
Crewe & Nantwich U3A celebrate 21st birthday with MP

Crewe & Nantwich U3A celebrate 21st birthday with MP

Members of Crewe & Nantwich U3A were joined by MP Edward Timpson at the group’s 21st birthday celebrations – which raised £660 in the process.

Mr Timpson was joined by Cllr Dennis Straine-Frances, Mayor of Crewe, and more than 150 U3A members and friends at the event at Crewe Alex FC.

April 25, 2016
Hospital bosses in South Cheshire praise Christmas donations

Hospital bosses in South Cheshire praise Christmas donations

Nantwich Town and Crewe Alex stars took time out to from busy football schedules to deliver donations to a local hospital.

Players and staff from both clubs turned up at Leighton Hospital’s Child and Adolescent Unit with toys, games and gifts for young patients.

December 29, 2015