From the Sports Archives
20th Nov There was plenty of excitement and goals as Glossop Juniors’ football teams were in action once again last weekend.  The Under 8s Blues endured a tough Saturday morning against a strong and well-organised Cheshire Albion, with the Player of the Match award going to Kenzie for his effort and hard work throughout the game. There […]
19th Nov Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson Glossop North End’s promotion hopes were given a setback as their 10 men slipped to a 1-0 defeat at home to Tadcaster Albion on Saturday afternoon.  The Hillmen – who dedicated the game to huge North End fan Mark Stewart, who sadly passed away recently – faced […]
16th Nov Two karate kids have been helping to put Glossop on the map after achieving success in a prestigious tournament in Italy.  Jay-Jordon Webster, 15, and 11-year-old Ollie Fuggle represented England in the recent Federation European Wado Kai Karate Championships, held on the picturesque island of Sardinia. It’s one of the pinnacle tournaments for a Wado […]
16th Nov Two sailors from Marple will be presented with two of the Royal Yachting Association’s most prestigious awards later this month. HRH The Princess Royal, President of the Royal Yachting Association, will present Roger Tolman and Jane Thorpe with the accolades, in recognition of their exceptional generosity and commitment to the sport. Roger, from Glossop Sailing […]
16th Nov Glossop North End will be hoping to build on last weekend’s FA Trophy win when they return to league action at home to Tadcaster Albion on Saturday (kick off 15:00 GMT). The Hillmen came from behind to beat Evo-Stik First Division South outfit Leek Town 4-3 in a thriller at Surrey Street to advance in […]
13th Nov Tintwistle Athletic’s First Team are through to the quarter finals of the Derbyshire Divisional Cup North after a 6-0 victory against Buxworth at West Drive last Saturday.  Sam Swann opened the scoring for Tintwistle, quickly followed by a neat double by Josh Stevenson. Athletic continued to dominate with goals from Joe Elliot and Ant Rodrigues […]
13th Nov Glossop North End will face Workington AFC at home in the third qualifying round of the FA Trophy. The Hillmen will take on the Evo-Stik Premier Division outfit at Surrey Street on Saturday, November 25, after the draw was made at Wembley Stadium on Monday. It will be the third successive round that Paul Phillips […]
13th Nov Adam Jones has been voted Glossop North End’s Player of the Month for October by the club’s supporters. Although North End only kept one clean sheet during the month, the defender was in fine form, playing in six of the Hillmen’s seven games in all competitions – only missing the Integro Doodson League Cup loss […]
12th Nov Calum Sykes has stepped down as manager of New Mills AFC after almost a year in charge. The former Stockport Town boss took over the reins at Church Lane last December but, despite being unable to save them from a second successive relegation to the North West Counties Football League Division One, the Millers have […]
12th Nov A date has been confirmed for when Glossop North End will play in the third round of this season’s Derbyshire County FA Senior Cup. The Hillmen will be at home to Ilkeston Town, who beat Dronfield Town 3-0 in the second round of the competition on Tuesday night (November 7). The tie at Surrey Street […]