ISTHMIAN LEAGUE DIVISION ONE SOUTH
The DMA Stadium, Woodstock Park, Broadoak Road,
Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8AG
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Sittingbourne FC is a members club
President: Allan Crowshaw
Vice Presidents: Alan Barty, Tania &
Andy Spice, John Cooper.
Chairman: Maurice Dunk
Vice Chairman: Ken Medwyn
Secretary/Treasurer: John Pitts
OTHER COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Peter Pitts (Media, Web site, Programme
editor, stadium announcer,)
Glen Parkes (Youth Chairman, Media),
Colin Page (Ast Treasurer and Youth
Danny Appleton (Turnstile Manager),
Michael Sayce (Youth Secretary),
Chris Daisy (Coach liaison)
Board Room Hospitality: Sandra Pitts & Carol
Lottery Secretary: John Cooper.
Club Historians: Dudley Hird & Tony Rickson
Programme Sales: Jackie Goatham.
Turnstile Operator: Faye Goatham
Match Reporter: Tony Rickson
Groundsman: Roger Pudner
Club Photographer: Ken Medwyn
Club Shop: Clive Phillips
Manager: Nick Davis
Assist Manager: Tony Cornwell
GK Coach: Warren Chambers,
Team Assistant: Harry Chambers
Physio: Tom Martin
WOODSTOCK GROUND REGULA-
1. All persons entering the ground are subject to
the rules and regulations of The Football Association.
2. The club reserves the right to eject or prosecute
any person who within the club premises is considered
by the club committee or its employees to
be or have been behaving in the following ways:
a) Entering the field of play before or during
the course of the game.
b) Using obscene, abusive or racist language
or persistently swearing.
c) Being intoxicated by drink or drugs.
Further, persons will not be allowed entry to
Woodstock Park if in the opinion of the gatemen,
stewards or any members of the management
committee they are intoxicated.
3. NO bottles or metal cans, glasses or weapons of
any kind are allowed in the ground. The stewards
have the right to search a spectator if they have
grounds to believe that the person is in possession
of any item that is deemed to be a danger to other
4. Alcohol must only be consumed within the confines
of the club house.
5. The climbing of fences or floodlight pylons and
all buildings within the ground is strictly forbidden.
6. All vehicles parked within the boundaries of the
club’s car park must be parked within a designated
space unless otherwise directed by a steward.
No responsibility is accepted for any mishap that
may occur. Car parking is at owners risk.
Velocity Trophy, Round 1
TUESDAY 26TH SEPTEMBER 2017
SITTINGBOURNE V RAMSGATE
Manager: Nick Davis
Assistant: Tony Cornwell
Physio: Tom Martin
Coach / Kit Manager: Warren Chambers
Match Day Assistant : Harry Chambers
Manager: Lloyd Blackman
Team Admin: Ada Hubbard
Kit Manager: Martin Jefferys
Physios: Monique Wood, Harriet Woolston
Referee Lee Dyson (Gravesend), Assistants: Kane O'Beirne (Bexleyheath)
Joseph Dann-Pye (Maidstone)
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White Shirts and shorts, red
1, Harry BROOKS
1. Roddy HAYWARD
2. Chris WEBBER
2. Jake MACKENZIE
3. Ollie BROWN
3. Jack PENNY 4.
4. Tyrone GUTHRIE
5. Laurence BALL (C)
5. Luke WHEATLEY
6. John COKER
7. Ade BATULA
8. Mobolaji DAWODU
6. Jacob MENSAH
7. Tom CHAPMAN
8. Jake MUNDAY
9. David SMITH
9. Rory SMITH
10. Miles CORNWELL
10. Danny LAWRENCE
11. Gil CARVALHO
11. Tijan JADAMA
12. Kane PHILIP
12. Joe KANE
14. Tom LOYNES
14. Dan KEYTE
15. Kane ROWLAND
16. Lex ALLAN
17. Nick DAVIS
15. Billy MUNDAY
16. Jordan BARTLETT
17. James KING (GK)
The Secretary’s Jottings
Good evening everyone and welcome to Woodstock Park. Our visitors in the Velocity Trophy
(new name for league cup) are our old friends, Ramsgate. Welcome to their Players, Officials
and Supporters and evenings match officials.
Our last home game was against another Kent side, VCD Athletic. This was a workmanlike performance
and whilst not at our best we still had enough to beat VCD by three goals to two.
Our visit to Dover Athletic saw us play some really great football. The Dover assistant manager
was quoted as saying that his side was “shell shocked”.
We could and perhaps should have won this Kent Senior Cup tie in the 90 minutes but an excellent
debut for Dover by ex Sittingbourne goalkeeper, Chris Lewington, ensured that the score
at the end of normal time was 2-2.
A mention also for our goalkeeper, Harry Brooks, who also played very well. Sadly, our penalty
taking was not up to the standard as our on-field play and the final count of four penalties to our
one saw the Vanarama National side and holders of the cup go through to the next round. I expected
Dover to play mostly their Under 23 side but instead they played nearly all first team
squad members making the performance even more noteworthy.
Talking of the goalkeepers, is it a record that all four keepers named on the team sheet
had played or are playing for one of the clubs involved in the game (In this case
Sittingbourne)? The other two were our current keeper Daren Hawkes, and Lee Hook who
played for us around 2003.
It was a long journey to Horsham’s temporary home in Lancing but certainly worth it. This was a
competent ruthless performance from the Brickies resulting in a 5-1 victory.
The victory came despite injuries to Chris Elliott, Ollie Brown and John Coker. Elliott and
Browns seemed to be caused by the artificial surface. However with players like Lex Allan, Tyrone
Guthrie and Gil Carvalho coming in, it didn’t change the dominance Sittingbourne had. Still
only one defeat in the league and in third place – what is there not to like. Great to see Miles
Cornwell coming back from injury and getting two goals. Also, what a way for Kane Phillips to
get off the mark. A wonder strike!
You will probably have read that Lex Allan, our young 6’ 7” defender has signed a contract. Lex
has been outstanding since being plucked out of Sunday football. Well done to him.
We are home again on Saturday when Hythe Town visit.
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From The Chairman
Just got in from the Horsham game and what a fantastic result 5-1 away from home lifting us to
third in the league.
As good as the result was I have this strange feeling that we could have played even better. Really
weird feeling that but I think it shows how well we are developing as a team. Great start to
the season well done to Nick, Tony and the management team.
All parts of the club are doing really well at the moment and we are all pulling in the same direction.
Let's hope we can continue to develop,
increase our crowds and keep getting great results.
It is a good time to be a brickie, thanks to everyone for their continued support.
The Programme Editor
Welcome to our friends and rivals Ramsgate for this Velocity trophy tie. Velocity Sports are the
company who install 3g (and 4g) pitches including the ones at Aveley and Lancing.
I thought I would talk about the manager merry go round this time, starting with the departure of
Paul Piggott from Chatham Town. Paul came in from Holland & Blairs towards the end of last
season but was unable to save the Chats from relegation to the South Eastern Football league.
The Chats have had a traumatic start in that League and with
just one victory so far (Ironically over Hollands & Blairs, Piggots
former club) they sit in the bottom 4 of their league now.
It is of course in our interest that both Chatham and Whitstable
Town get back in our league as quickly as possible because
local rivalry brings crowds. Despite an extra division at
our level being created for next season it’s still going to be
difficult to get out of the SEFL as probably no more than two
will be promoted from that league. Whitstable are doing better
as they are in the top 3 as we went to press.
Two other manager changes have happened recently,
Worthing’s Gary Elphick has left that club, whilst in our division
Adam Hinshelwood has left Hastings Utd, citing difficulties
in getting to Hastings from Selsey! His assistant Chris
Agutter has taken over. Hinshelwood is to be the new manager
Dover Athletic’s trip home form Guisely via Leeds on Saturday
didn’t go well. The journey took 7 hours (just to London)
as their train broke down and the journey was finished Diesel
hauled. The train arrived in London at 2.15 am and I’m not
sure how they got back to Dover from there!
Ramsgate—A Brief History
Ramsgate has had senior football teams within
the town since the late-1800s, but despite the
paucity of reports in the local press there are
match reports for Ramsgate Athletic from
At this time matches were being played on a
number of grounds around the town, including
the Rams’ current home - Southwood. Football
in east Kent closed down during the Great
War, and in 1919 the Southwood ground was
provided for Ramsgate Town, by then known
simply as Ramsgate. In their first season they
finished 3 rd in the Kent League and reached
the Kent Senior Cup final, but lost 1-0 to Northfleet
at Maidstone before a crowd of 10,000. In
1924 Ramsgate Town folded and Ramsgate
Grenville moved to Southwood and, apart from
the appearance and demise a few years later
of Ramsgate Press Wanderers in 1932, became
the senior Ramsgate side until the 2 nd
World War again brought an end to all football
in east Kent.
Football resumed after the war and Southwood
was taken over by the current club in 1945,
then called Ramsgate Athletic, with the pitch
being turned through 90 degrees and covers to
the terraces and a stand erected from the antiinvasion
steelwork from nearby Pegwell Bay.
The Club played in the Kent League until it was
disbanded in 1959, and were runners-up in the
Kent Senior Shield in 1946/47, finalists in the
Kent Senior Cup in 1947/48, Kent League Cup
winners in 1948/49, followed by winning the
League and runners-up in the Kent Senior
Shield in 1949/50. In the next golden period,
from 1954 to 1957, the Club won back-to-back
League Championships (1955/56 & 1956/57),
with a new attendance record being set in
1955/56 when 5,200 spectators watched the
local derby against Margate. They also made
Club history when they reached the First
Round Proper of the FA Cup for the first time in
November 1955, eventually losing 5-3 at Watford,
a record that stood for the next 50 years.
In 1958/59 the Club also started playing in the
Thames & Medway Combination League,
winning the Eastern Division that season but
finishing runners-up to Sittingbourne in the
Champions’ Cup Final. With the demise of the
KCFA Kent League in 1959, the Club joined
the Southern League, as well as continuing in
the Thames & Medway Combination. A new
main stand was erected along the southern
side of the pitch at Southwood, which is still in
use today, and in November 1959 the Rams
were visited by Everton to mark the official
illumination of the newly installed floodlights –
the ‘Toffees’ winning 7-1.
In 1967/68 the Club again won the Kent Senior
Shield and were runners-up in the Southern
In 1971/72 they finished runners-up in the
League and were promoted to the Premier
Division. In 1972 the Club changed its name to
Ramsgate but after a decline in fortunes off the
pitch the Club were relegated to Division 1 and
later resigned from League in 1976, the 1 st
team taking the Reserves’ place in the new
Kent League and in 1988/89 won the Kent
Senior Trophy for the 2 nd consecutive year and
finished runners-up in the Kent League Cup,
whilst in 1998/99 the Club was eligible for
promotion to the Southern League after
winning the Kent Premier League
championship, but decided the time was not
right, and also won the Kent Senior Trophy and
reached the semi finals of the Kent League
The 2004/2005 season saw the Club capitalise
on the promise of its successful youth and a
tough pre-season programme had the Rams
playing (and defeating) 4 sides from higher
leagues, including old adversaries Margate. In
competitive football the Rams made good
progress in the FA Cup, despatching
Kingstonian (2 leagues above) before falling in
the 2 nd half to Dulwich Hamlet (1 league
higher), whilst in the FA Vase they again
reached the 3 rd Round Proper.
The best form was saved for the domestic
season, where the Rams again did the double,
the Kent League Premier Division Cup as well
as the Kent League Championship by a clear
margin, gaining promotion to the Isthmian
League Division 1 South.
Summer 2005 saw the Rams start the new era
with two further pieces of silverware, beating
Herne Bay in the Kent League Challenge Shield
and Margate in the Kent Messenger Challenge
The season continued with the Club reaching
the 1 st Round Proper of the FA Cup, the only
Step 4 club in the country to do so that year and
equalling the Club record set 50 years earlier.
The Club also won the League at the first
attempt, securing back-to-back promotions to
the Isthmian Premier for 2006/2007.
For most of their 1 st season in the Premier
Division the Rams were settled in the ‘play-off
spots’ and spent several weeks in 2 nd place, but
the toll on the squad was noticeable and injuries
saw their form dip in the last weeks and they
eventually slipped to 9 th .
This also meant a new record, as the Club had
only managed to stay in the Southern League
Premier for a single season. 2007/08 saw the
Rams set more club records, winning the
Isthmian League Cup and also reaching the
play-offs for Conference South.
For 2008/09 the Club erected new covers to the
terraces behind each goal, to replace those
erected after the war but removed in the 1970s,
lost key players an
the pitch dipped in
the last months
with relegation to
Division 1 South.
This saw several
players leave to
remain playing at
the higher level,
and a much
Ramsgate team in
2009/10 avoided a
further drop as
remained in the 1 st
Division for 2010/11 and a fine run of form in
2011 almost made up for the poor
performances in the first half of 2010/11, with
the Club challenging for a play-off place until
the last week of the season, but in 2011/12 the
form was again patchy with the Rams ending
the season in the middle again, a pattern that
has been repeated in almost every season
since, while off the pitch the 53 year old timber
bench seating in the main stand was replaced
with flip-up plastic seating in 2012.
In 2013 the Rams looked to bring the
development of their younger players to fruition,
entering their 2 nd XI into the new Isthmian
Under 21 League, however the 1 st team has
had an unsettled couple of seasons with five
changes of management. 2015/16 saw the
return of Jim and Danny Ward for their third
spell at Ramsgate, almost 20 years since they
first joined the Club, but although the Rams
were in 2 nd spot at Christmas by the end of the
season and they had slipped out of the play-off
The Rams started strongly again in 2016/17,
but by New Year were in the bottom quarter,
resulting in the dismissal of the Ward brothers
with the Rams continuing with Head Coach
Lloyd Blackman in charge, and a reversal of
fortunes saw the season conclude with a 10-
match unbeaten run and a mid-table finish.
Match Reports by Tony Rickson
Sunday 10th September 2017
Bostik League South
Thamesmead Town Sittingbourne, att 134
Sittingbourne scored the first goal, and the last
one, enough to preserve their six-game unbeaten
start to the Bostick South League.
OK, it was disappointing that they didn’t get the
win that would have put them top of a table for
the first time in 20 years, but to be honest a
draw from this Sunday afternoon clash was
probably the fairest result.
Sittingbourne attacked well, with pace and skill,
and defended solidly, with Lex Allan again excelling,
but Thamesmead at home – well at
their shared Dartford home – are a tough team
What was especially impressive was how Sittingbourne
reacted to losing their early lead and
then going behind in the second half – they battled
back furiously to earn the 89th minute
equaliser sublimely scored by sub David Smith.
Sittingbourne reverted to the team that beat
Whyteleafe the previous weekend, before a mix
-and-match side had won in midweek at Faversham
in the Kent Senior Cup.
They almost went ahead in their first real attack
of the match, after 11 minutes, with both Bola
Dawodu and Gil Carvalho going close.
But it was top scorer Bola who cleverly put
them ahead four minutes later, left-footing an
imaginative overhead kick into the corner of the
goal after a Tom Loynes free-kick had only
The Thamesmead keeper got a hand to it without
keeping the ball out, but did better later in
the half to keep out shots from Carvalho and
Kane Phillip, as Sittingbourne attacked impressively
on the break.
Noisy Sittingbourne fans behind the goal sang
‘We are top of the league’
but it turned out to be a bit too early for that.
The home side equalised on 44 minutes when
Green cut in from the left and curled a clever
shot in at the far post.
And they looked like they’d go ahead in first half
injury time when the referee gave a penalty as
Daren Hawkes charged out of his goal to save
at the feet of an unrushing player. The keeper
had clearly won the ball first before the
Thamesmead player tumbled over him, and the
referee was pressed into involving his assistant
in the discussion before bravely over-ruling
himself and giving a dropped ball.
Thamesmead had their best period of the game
after half-time and Green hit the foot of the post
from a free-kick before they took the lead following
a 61st minute corner, skipper Kinch
stabbing home from close range after Avery
had headed the ball down to him.
Sittingbourne fought back well and full-back
Chris Elliott had a powerful shot from distance
just about blocked by the keeper before Allan
headed wide from a corner.
Thamesmead - or rather Kinch – paid for his
indiscipline in what was pretty much a clean
game, getting sent off for his second yellow
Sittingbourne sensed their chance in an 11 v 10
climax to the match and Smith, such a dangerous
if unpredictable player, got the equaliser
when he dummied a defender to make space
and hit a beautiful shot across the keeper and
inside the far post. That’s three goals for him
already this season even though he can’t hold
down a regular starting place yet.
Even then Smith was just wide with another
chance and Hawkes had to make a good save
at the other end as Thamesmead forced a rare
A good performance by Sittingbourne against a
more powerful team than other opponents
they’ve faced recently – it leaves them a point
off the top in a highly respectable start to the
season. Wonder if they’ll get another chance to
grab that top place sooner rather than later?
Sittingbourne: Daren Hawkes, Chris Webber,
Chris Elliott, Ollie Brown, Ben Gorham, Lex Allan,
Kane Phillip, Bola Dowadu (David Smith,
75 min), Kane Rowland, Tommy Loynes
(Lawson Okimeji, 61 min) (George Blake,
67min) (Yellow card), Gil Carvalho. Subs not
used: Tyrone Guthrie, Harry Brooks.
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NON-LEAGUE Day is fast-approaching – amazingly when it comes around on Saturday, October
7 it will be the eighth edition. It’s a mainstay of the football calendar.
Creator James Doe deserves a huge amount of credit for coming up with the idea in 2010 after a
trip to a Non-League ground opened his eyes to football outside the bubble.
Since then, an army of volunteers have helped drive it each year and many clubs up and down
the country have come up with wonderful ideas to capitalise on the celebration.
Pay what you want, fancy dress, even ferret racing – it never ceases to surprise what clubs put
on to lure in the fans.
Of course, if you’re reading this there’s every chance we are preaching to the converted. You
probably already know what makes Non-League so special.
And for fans of recently relegated Football League clubs still coming to terms with the level
they’re at, hopefully you are finding at least some aspects of life outside the EFL refreshing.
But NLD is a great chance to bend the ear of a family member or a mate who hasn’t experienced
football from the National League down.
For most of us the, the bug bites quickly. With escalating ticket, food and merchandise prices at
the top end of the game, increasing subscription packages and a general apathy towards the
amount of money being spent at the top end, it’s a real opportunity for people to rediscover their
love for football.
Get them down, park outside the ground, have a decent pint before, enjoy a cup of tea in a real
mug at a Step 5 ground, go home with change in the pocket. Show them they can get value for
money. If everyone manages to bring someone new to a game on NLD then imagine what that
could lead to.
More and more clubs seem to be slipping off the radar. More grounds are being bulldozed to
make way for housing. The Non-League community needs to really shout about itself. The socalled
mainstream media will hopefully point their spotlight on NLD. Let's show them why we love
this corner of the Pyramid so much.
Check out www.nonleagueday.co.uk to see what events are going on and keep your eyes peeled
around your local club. Programme Ed’s Note: Sittingbourne are away to Ashford Utd on Non
league day 7th October 2017.
Match Reports by Tony Rickson
Tuesday 12th September 2017
Bostik League South
Faversham Town 1 Sittingbourne 0 att 205
Sittingbourne’s excellent unbeaten league record
for this season was finally halted by old rivals
Faversham, who themselves hadn’t won a
single home point before this game.
And it was ended by one of their own. Matt
Bourne went to school in Sittingbourne, he
played for years for his home town club, and he
scored plenty of goals for Sittingbourne in his
time, despite being a central defender.
Not only did he get the only goal of this game
for Faversham, but he was also a key figure in
the home side’s determined defensive effort to
keep out a Sittingbourne side who dominated
the match without really cutting out enough
That’s twice this season that Sittingbourne have
had to play twice in 48 hours, and the second
game of the two has been the only two league
matches in which they’ve failed to score.
Coincidence? Possibly. But this did seem to
come very soon after a hectic 2-2 draw at
Thamesmead on Sunday afternoon when Sittingbourne
had to work their socks off to earn a
Sittingbourne made just one change from Sunday’s
team, George Blake earning his first
league start in midfield, Gil Carvalho dropping
out and Tom Loynes switching to a wide right
position for the first time since he rejoined the
Virtually all the game’s chances on goal were
packed into the first half-hour, ex-Brickie favourite
Simon Overland soon showing his value to
Faversham with a fine diving save to keep out
an accurate low drive from Chris Elliott.
Top scorer Bola Dawodu also had a decent
shot well saved and flicked another chance just
wide as Sittingbourne stretched Faversham with
some impressive attacking football.
Not that it was one-way traffic with Daren
Hawkes having to make a couple of good saves
as well as coming out quickly to save at the feet
of Faversham skipper Mark Lovell – another ex-
When Hawkes saved well again after a quick
break from end to end by Faversham it gave the
home side the first of three successive corners,
the final one earning them the only goal of the
Lex Allan headed one of Danny Walder’s pinpoint
accurate corners off the line but from the
next one, Bourne got his head to it first in a
crowded six-yard box to divert the ball home.
Sittingbourne responded by playing all the football
that was on show, Faversham replying with
huge route one thumps down the slope and using
the wind behind them.
It wasn’t pretty but it worked for them and with
Walder’s dead-ball skills anything like a freekick
or corner was going to spell danger.
With the driving wind behind them in the second
half, I thought Sittingbourne would prove too
good for the home side. But Faversham defended
well, especially Bourne and Dan Carrington,
and Overland didn’t really have to make another
difficult save in the rest of the game.
For all Kane Phillip’s trickery out wide and
Loynes’ clever play on the other side, Sittingbourne
just didn’t create enough and when
they did force corners or free-kicks, they were
very rarely first to the second ball.
Towards the end even the one-way traffic towards
the Faversham goal petered out a bit,
and Lovell almost got a second only for Ben
Gorham to get back and head clear after
Hawkes had raced out of his area to head his
Funnily enough, there was a similar injury time
chance at the other end after Overland had also
had to come out to head clear, but sub David
Smith snatched at his shot and the big keeper
was easily back in place to save.
One point out of six was hardly the reward Sittingbourne
were hoping for from admittedly two
tough-looking away games in quick succession,
but a good side doesn’t become a bad one
overnight and they still hold a top six position.
There’s plenty of thrills and spills – and almost
certainly more disappointments – to come before
we get a real chance to decide how good
this revamped but promising Sittingbourne team
Sittingbourne: Daren Hawkes, Chris Webber,
Chris Elliott, Ollie Brown (David Smith, 67 min),
Ben Gorham, Lex Allan, Kane Phillip (Gil Carvalho,
72 min), George Blake (Tyrone Guthrie,
55 min), Kane Rowland, Bola Dawodu, Tommy
Loynes. Subs not used: David Adekoya, Harry
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Sponsor: Jace Media Sponsor: Bonus Ball Sponsor: Alan Crowshaw Sponsor: Alan Crowshaw Sponsor: The Three Hats
Sponsors: Mel Naylor
and Chis Lowe
Sponsor: The Red Lion
Sponsor: Mark Craig & Max
Other Squad Pics to
Nick Davis Tony Cornwell Tom Martin Warren Chambers Harry Chambers
Sponsor: Ken Medwyn
Sponsor: Ken Medwyn
Sponsor: Maurice Dunk
Sponsor: Maurice Dunk
Match Day Assistant
Sponsor: Maurice Dunk
Player Stats 2017 -18
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Brickies Lottery Results
The lottery is now even more attractive. There is now an annual prize (in December) of
£500, and each month a prize of £100. In addition Each week there are draws for £40 ( 3
prizes except for the week when there is a £100 prize when there will be two £40 prizes).
Week Commencing 25th September 2017
£40 Ticket no: 053, Kevin Coomber, Sittingbourne
£40 Ticket no: 205, William Beacon, Sittingbourne
£ 40 Ticket no: 171, Roger Wilkins, Rainham
Week Commencing18th September 2017
£40 Ticket no: 584, William Johnson, Sittingbourne
£40 Ticket no: 360, Dino Creasey, Sheerness
£ 40 Ticket no: 293, Emma Cundiff Sittingbourne
Week Commencing 11th September 2017
£40 Ticket no: 042, Val Armitage, Sittingbourne
£40 Ticket no: 083, Ella Creasey, Isle of Sheppey
£ 40 Ticket no: 630, Elaine Rose, Tunstall
Week Commencing 4th September 2017
£100 Ticket no: 459, Julie Dearing, Sittingbourne
£40 Ticket no: 046, Malcolm Wheeler, Sittingbourne
£ 40 Ticket no: 357, Jack Bright, Sittingbourne
Now is the time to join our lottery, see John Pitts, Peter Pitts (On the PA) or the bar for a
form, cost is just a £1 a week! (Payable monthly. Quarterly or annually)
Bostik League South—League table to 23/09/2017
P W D L F A +/- Pts
1 Whyteleafe 9 6 2 1 16 6 10 20
2 Lewes 8 6 2 0 13 7 6 20
3 SITTINGBOURNE* 9 5 3 1 19 10 9 18
4 South Park * 8 5 2 1 23 10 13 17
5 Walton Casuals * 8 5 1 2 19 11 8 16
6 Corinthian-Casuals * 8 5 1 2 13 7 6 16
7 Carshalton Athletic * 6 4 2 0 14 7 7 14
8 Cray Wanderers 8 3 4 1 14 6 8 13
9 Hythe Town 9 4 1 4 16 12 4 13
10 Herne Bay 7 4 0 3 15 10 5 12
11 Phoenix Sports 7 3 3 1 12 8 4 12
12 Greenwich Borough 7 3 2 2 12 7 5 11
13 Molesey 8 3 1 4 11 17 -6 10
14 VCD Athletic 9 3 0 6 15 25 -10 9
15 Thamesmead Town 6 2 2 2 13 11 2 8
16 Hastings United 8 2 2 4 12 17 -5 8
17 Chipstead 7 2 1 4 8 13 -5 7
18 Horsham 7 2 1 4 9 16 -7 7
19 Ashford United 8 2 1 5 6 13 -7 7
20 Faversham Town 7 2 0 5 11 12 -1 6
21 RAMSGATE 7 2 0 5 9 15 -6 6
22 East Grinstead Town 8 1 2 5 14 22 -8 5
23 Shoreham 8 1 1 6 6 25 -19 4
24 Guernsey 9 1 0 8 8 21 -13 3
* These teams may be affected by the changes to promotion rules this season.
League Games Tonight for Bostik South Clubs
Chipstead v Carshalton Athletic
Corinthian-Casuals v South Park
Greenwich Borough v Walton Casuals
Herne Bay v Ashford Utd
Hythe Town v Faversham Town
Phoenix Sports v Thamesmead Town
“Sponsorship is the lifeblood of the club”
Match Day Sponsor - this gives the sponsor and guests (Up to four)
access to the boardroom to enjoy half time and post match food and
drink. Costs of this is a very reasonable £175
Matchball Sponsor - £50
Mascot - An ideal present for a football mad youngster = £50 Includes
mascot plus three guests plus Hospitality.
Man of the Match - Your chance to be the official "Man of the Match"
Sponsor a Brickie and have your name in the programme as a sponsor
for the entire season, rates are:
Web site advertising—An exciting opportunity to advertise on a web
site that has a verifiable 3000 plus hits a month.
Box Advert.......£75 All enquiries for web site advertising to Peter Pitts
via email@example.com or call 07785 906627
Ground Perimeter Boards: Size 8 feet x 3 feet = £250, then £150
per year renewal.
Other sizes negotiable
For any of the above opportunities see Glen Parkes or any other