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Battered Brantham rewarded with home tie in FA Cup

Posted: 14.09.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

Plucky Brantham Athletic have been rewarded with a home draw in the Emirates FA Cup first round qualifying against Southern league side St Ives Town. ...

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UP CLOSE on the Shotley Peninsula: All in it together theme runs through family club Brantham Athletic

Posted: 09.09.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

Shotley Peninsula Nub News aims to support our community promoting shops, businesses, charities, clubs and sports groups. We will be profiling som...

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Saturday's Breakfast Briefing

Posted: 05.09.20 by The Editor Local Sport

Did you know? Freddie Mercury, real name Farrokh Bulsara, was born on this day in 1946. The amazing frontman for the British rock band Queen, and o...

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Night of dramatic firsts as Brantham cup tie goes to penalties

Posted: 01.09.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

It was a night of firsts as Brantham witnessed a night of drama in the Imps' FA Cup tie with Benfleet, who were playing in the competition for the...

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Brantham's Imps kick off season tonight with FA Cup tie with first timers Benfleet

Posted: 01.09.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

The long and winding road to Wembley starts for Brantham Athletic tonight the they entertain south Essex side Benfleet FC in the Emirates FA Cup extra...

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Woolverstone United chairman Craig Catchpole aiming for a special centenary gift

Posted: 23.08.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

There are many ways to celebrate a centenary, a message from the Queen, a Melchizedek of Champagne, or a huge cake. For Woolverstone United chairman C...

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Holbrook Hornets buzzing after FA Grassroots Club accolade

Posted: 24.06.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

The junior football season may have fizzled but that has not stopped a peninsula club from continued success. Holbrook Hornets has been honoured b...

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Domestic abuse helpline extended to help victims anyone affected on the peninsula and beyond

Posted: 22.05.20 by The Editor Local Sport

Fears that domestic abuse on the peninsula has worsened during the coronavirus crisis has sparked renewed efforts to reach out to anyone affected, mal...

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Town among six clubs fighting for league season to be concluded on the pitch

Posted: 15.05.20 by Derek Davis Local Sport

Ipswich Town are one of six league One clubs holding out to complete the League One season on the pitch. A meeting involving all 72 EFL clubs today...

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Peninsula ideas on how to keep fit during lockdown

Posted: 27.04.20 by The Editor Local Sport

With the peninsula's sports centre at Holbrook closed, along with every other gym in the country, people are having to get inventive to keep f...

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