From the Sports Archives
16th Oct Tintwistle Athletic First Team were held to a 1-1 draw away to Govan Athletic last weekend.  For the first 45 minutes, Athletic never really managed to put their mark on the game and it set the tone when makeshift striker Chris Rathburn rounded the keeper but could only find the side netting from the angle. Govan then […]
16th Oct Glossop North End welcome local rivals Mossley to Surrey Street for the second time this season on Tuesday night (kick-off 19:45 BST).  The Hillmen will be hoping to avoid a repeat of the last time the Lilywhites visited, after being knocked out of the Emirates FA Cup at the first hurdle following a disappointing 2-0 […]
15th Oct Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson  Glossop North End were held to a disappointing 2-2 draw on Saturday in an eventful game delayed by 20 minutes after a Radcliffe Borough player sustained a serious injury.  The Hillmen took an early lead through Lewis Lacy but, in the aftermath of the goal, Boro defender […]
14th Oct A couple involved in Glossop Juniors Football Club tied the knot – but not before their Under 11s team played in a cup tie!  The Under 11s Blues manager Geoff Sharpe got married to Vickie Smith, who runs all of the administration for the Under 11s age group, on Saturday. But, before they even made […]
12th Oct A Hadfield kick-boxer has beaten a near fatal accident and a world champion to win a prestigious title.  Things looked bleak for Jake Johnson when strong winds flipped his car on a Scottish island and he aqua-planed into a potential killer crash. But Jake was determined to get back competing in the sport he loved […]
12th Oct Glossop North End will be looking to keep up the pressure on the top two when returning to league action against strugglers Radcliffe Borough this weekend (kick-off 15:00 BST). The in-form Hillmen are unbeaten in their last seven games in all competitions, winning six and drawing 1-1 with Atherton Collieries. They also made progress in […]
9th Oct A new date has been announced for Glossop North End’s Evo-Stik First Division North fixture against Scarborough Athletic. The game will now be played on Tuesday, October 31, at Surrey Street with kick-off at 7:45pm. It was due to take place last Tuesday evening (October 3) but was postponed due to the Seadogs having to […]
8th Oct Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson Glossop North End advanced to the first qualifying round of the FA Trophy after a 2-0 win at fellow Evo-Stik First Division side Tadcaster Albion on Saturday.  The Hillmen scored early and late on at the i2i Stadium, with Man of the Match Chris Baguley setting up […]
5th Oct Glossop North End will be looking to extend their unbeaten run when they start their FA Trophy campaign with a Preliminary Round tie at Tadcaster Albion on Saturday (kick-off 15:00 BST).  The Hillmen have not lost in six games stretching back to the start of September but saw their five-game winning run come to an […]
5th Oct A teenager from Glossop took a step closer to achieving her dream career as a windsurfer after landing a title at a prestigious competition.  Rebecca Hall was victorious in no fewer than five races and finished in second place twice in an eight-race series as she comfortably won the 15-strong Windsurfer 4.5m fleet crown on […]