From the Sports Archives
22nd Feb Be Well is putting ladies first as their contribution to getting Glossop more active and are encouraging women of all ages, shapes, sizes and experience of physical activity to get involved. Vicky Murphy, project activator for the not-for-profit Glossop social enterprise, explained why getting Glossop women moving is important. She said: “Women in England are […]
22nd Feb Glossop North End goalkeeper Matt Cooper has claimed the club’s first Player of the Month award of 2017. The stopper, in his second spell at Surrey Street, made a number of impressive saves despite conceding nine goals during a difficult January for the Hillmen. Chris Willcock’s men only won one of their five games during […]
21st Feb Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson Glossop North End’s hopes of reaching the Evo-Stik First Division North play-offs for a second successive season took another hit after a 4-2 defeat at home to Radcliffe Borough last Saturday. Dan Burns slotted home to give the visitors the lead on the half-hour mark before centre-back […]
21st Feb Glossop Juniors had a ‘marathon’ weekend last weekend, including the Under 12’s team running a whole marathon (well, one mile each) at the Glossop North End home ground at Surrey Street! In terms of football, the following matches show the fun being had at all ages within the club. The Under 8s Reds had a tricky […]
20th Feb Tintwistle Athletic First Team were not at their best as they suffered a disappointing 2-1 home defeat to High Lane. Jonny Smilie with the goal. Tintwistle Athletic 3rds continued their fine form with a 5-2 win away at Bury Amateurs. With others dropping points around them a promotion place is up for grabs going into […]
18th Feb Ashton United have confirmed the signing of defender Simon Woodford ahead of today’s trip to Coalville Town. Woodford previously played for Curzon Ashton, before moving to Glossop North End for a brief stint this season. An experienced centre back, Woodford became a fans’ favourite at the Tameside Stadium after scoring the winning goal in the […]
17th Feb Glossop North End will play struggling Radcliffe Borough in an Evo-Stik Division One North fixture on Saturday afternoon (KO 15:00 GMT). The Hillmen will want to put Tuesday’s Integro Doodson League Cup exit behind them and gain as many points from now until the end of the season and cement a play-off spot come the […]
17th Feb Glossop North End Supporters Club is hosting a Games Night this weekend to raise money for a good local cause. There will be darts, dominoes, giant Jenga, table football, cards and other delights on Saturday evening, after the club’s game against Radcliffe Borough, at Surrey Street. You can also pay to play Vinyl at a […]
15th Feb Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson There was to be no cup romance in the air on Valentine’s Day for Glossop North End as they were knocked out of the Integro Doodson League Cup after a 1-0 defeat at Bamber Bridge on Tuesday night. Josh Heaton’s header just after half-time settled the third-round tie in favour […]
14th Feb The High Peak Junior Football League has revealed the date for its first Cup Finals Day. It will take place at Glossop North End’s Surrey Street ground on Sunday, May 14. In its debut season, the league has been a huge success so far, with over 150 local children between the ages of seven and […]