From the Sports Archives
13th Feb Tintwistle Athletic 1st team were in cup action in the Murray Trophy hosting Atherton Town 1st team from the division above. It was soon obvious that this was going to be a tightly fought contest with two teams both showing their pace on a 3G surface. It was Tintwistle that found the net first with […]
29th Jan Evo-Stik First Division North Glossop North End 3-3 Ossett Town    Glossop had to come from behind three times to earn a 3-3 draw against Ossett Town at Surrey Street on Saturday. Ruben Jerome started his second game for the Hillmen, and the former Droylsden striker scored either side of Callum Chippendale’s strike to earn […]
23rd Jan Tintwistle Athletic 1st team go joint top in the penultimate group game of the Murray Trophy. They hosted Radcliffe Juniors on the 3G at Glossopdale due to all the rain and snow recently. The game started very evenly and it was Radcliffe who scored first which was a wake up call to Tinny to organise […]
18th Jan A Derbyshire comedian is looking for backers to help publish his debut book about the recent struggles of New Mills AFC. Carl Jones spent last season following the Church Lane side, who were branded ‘the worst team of England’ after failing to win a game in 2015/16. Their poor record during the season before last […]
18th Jan New Mills AFC will be looking to secure back-to-back league wins for the first time this season when making the trip to Atherton Laburnum Rovers on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 15:00 GMT). The Millers will be hoping to build on the momentum gained from their confident 2-0 victory away at Cheadle Town last weekend, which ended […]
18th Jan Glossop North End will be looking to maintain their good form of late when making the trip to fellow promotion chasers Prescot Cables on Saturday afternoon (kick-off 15:00 GMT). The Hillmen are unbeaten in four of their last five games – a run which includes a 5-0 win at home to Skelmersdale and 6-0 victory […]
15th Jan Tintwistle Athletic Reserves got back to winning ways in their first game of the new year, coming away with a 3-2 win against Govan. Connor Simpson opened the scoring with a shot that the goalkeeper had no chance with and Sam Wilson doubled the lead heading in from close range. Govan pulled one back after […]
15th Jan It was another busy weekend for the Glossop Juniors and Ladies football teams, which was enjoyed by all. Starting with the Under 12s Girls, the team may have lost their North Manchester Girls League (NMGL) Cup Final against Droylsden Girls on Saturday afternoon but they put in a fantastic performance and never gave up against […]
13th Jan New Mills AFC returned to winning ways in the Hallmark Security League First Division with a crucial 2-0 victory at Cheadle Town on Saturday afternoon.  The Millers secured a first win in five games in all competitions thanks to second-half goals from recent signings Jack McConnell and Ed Driver. It was a fully deserved three […]
13th Jan Report by Adam Higgins Pictures by Steve Dyson Glossop North End continued their fine form of late by fighting back to earn a point against fellow promotion challengers Trafford in a 1-1 draw at Surrey Street on Saturday afternoon.  The Hillmen fell behind midway through the first half against the run of play when Aaron […]