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Ethon Varian puts South Shields keeper Myles Boney under pressure

Legal challenge to FA’s decision to null and void NPL season fails

A legal challenge to a decision to end the Northern Premier League season early, which meant Nantwich Town missing out on possible promotion, has failed.

The challenge was put together by South Shields FC, who were top of the NPL by 12 points when the FA ratified a decision to null and void the 2019-20 season below the National League (step 3 to 7).

June 10, 2020
Full-time - Nantwich Town FC Manager Dave Cooke thanks the fans

Nantwich Town season ended as FA confirm controversial decision

Nantwich Town’s 2019-20 season has officially ended after the FA Council confirmed a decision to bring all football between Steps 3 and 7 to an end.

It means the Dabbers will not be able to play for a possible promotion play-off place.

April 9, 2020
Aerial view of Nantwich Town v Stafford Rangers

“Devastating blow” as Nantwich Town season ended by FA

Nantwich Town’s season has been ended by the FA today after it confirmed all clubs in league system steps 3 to 6 would not complete their fixtures in 2019-20.

The club had warned of the likely outcome, but chairman Jon Gold hit out today, calling the news “a devastating blow” and said clubs were “not consulted”.

March 26, 2020
Barrel & Tap to face Nantwich YF in Crewe FA Sunday Vase final

Barrel & Tap to face Nantwich YF in Crewe FA Sunday Vase final

Nantwich YF and Barrel & Tap will face each other in the final of the Crewe FA Sunday Vase.

Barrel & Tap reached the final with a 5-0 win at Audlem with goals from Rhys Potter, Stu Dow, Dean Owen, Paul Bowker and Alex Forrester.

January 21, 2018
Crewe FA Sunday Cup latest results round-up

Crewe FA Sunday Cup latest results round-up

Square One, AFC Barkode and Crewe Athletic earned victories in the Crewe FA Sunday Cup all Premier Division ties.

Square One came back from 1-0 deficit at half-time to beat Sydney Arms 3-2.

December 4, 2016
FA Skills football sessions for girls organised for Nantwich

FA Skills football sessions for girls organised for Nantwich

A free FA skills girls-only football session is being staged in Nantwich.

The training session will be held during the half-term, on Wednesday October 26, 2-4pm at Nantwich Town FC.

October 12, 2016
Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen up for FA award

Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen up for FA award

Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen is in the running for the FA Groundsmen of the year award for the second season running.

Pete, who won the award in 2015, has been shortlisted again for his excellent work on the Weaver Stadium pitch this season.

February 15, 2016
Free football for girls at Nantwich skills session

Free football for girls at Nantwich skills session

The FA is staging a free February half term football session for girls.

The session is being offered to girls aged 7-11 at Nantwich Town FC’s 3G pitch at the Weaver Stadium.

February 1, 2016
Stoke City star Ryan Shawcross trains with Nantwich youngsters

Stoke City star Ryan Shawcross trains with Nantwich youngsters

Premier League star Ryan Shawcross took time out from his Stoke City schedule to train with Nantwich youngsters.

The England international took part in training with pupils at Sound and District Primary School.

October 17, 2015
Nantwich Town anger as FA ruling cancels Non League Day game

Nantwich Town anger as FA ruling cancels Non League Day game

Nantwich Town’s eagerly awaited “Non League Day” match at home to Hyde United has been called off.

The decision was made after the FA announced the cup fixture between Northwich Victoria and Hyde United had to be replayed.

October 8, 2015
Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen pitches in with top FA award

Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen pitches in with top FA award

Nantwich Town groundsman Pete Temmen has been awarded the Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Groundsman of the Year by the FA.

Pete was presented with the award at a high profile event held at St Georges Park, the home of England’s national teams in Staffordshire.

August 13, 2015
Nantwich Town Northern Premier Division place confirmed by FA

Nantwich Town Northern Premier Division place confirmed by FA

Nantwich Town’s place in the Northern Premier League Premier Division was confirmed by the FA league committee today.

The committee ratified all Step 1 to 4 leagues after promotions and relegations and league switches were resolved.

May 14, 2015
AFC Leopard clinch Crewe FA Sunday Cup semi-final spot

AFC Leopard clinch Crewe FA Sunday Cup semi-final spot

AFC Leopard beat local rivals Talbot 5-0 to secure the last semi-final place in the Crewe FA Sunday Cup.

In the Presidents Cup, FC Semtex came back from conceding an early goal to win 2-1 at Sydney Arms.

February 17, 2015