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Boston United v Harrogate Town match report

Harrogate Town

Harrogate’s five match unbeaten run came to an abrupt end when they went down to a 5-2 defeat at the Jakeman’s Stadium,Boston. Luke Shiels returned from injury and Cecil Nyoni moved up to number eight to replace the injured,Andy Gascoigne. After surviving an early attempt by Boston’s,Mark Jones,which flashed narrowly wide, Town had the proverbial dream start when they raced ...

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Transfer activity at Harrogate Town

Craig Nelthorpe

Hot on the heels of the news that midfielder Simon Lenighan has joined Vanarama Conference Premier side Alfreton Town on loan until the end of the season, we can also now reveal that fellow midfielder Craig Nelthorpe and defender Rhys Meynell have joined Northern Premier side Buxton FC on a one month loan. Craig joined Town in May 2013 and ...

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Batyford Ladies v Harrogate Railway Ladies match report

Railway-Ladies

Harrogate Railway Ladies were away today at Batyford Ladies in the semi final of the league cup and came away with a 0-3 win. Yet again the pitch conditions were an absolute mud bath from the start with both teams struggling to stay on their feet let alone control the ball! But as the game progressed into the first half ...

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Harrogate Town v Chorley match report

Harrogate Town

Harrogate’s good run of form continued with an impressive 4-1 victory over Chorley. Unfortunately the win was soured by a serious injury to Andy Gascoigne. After initial attacks by Chorley,in which both Dale Whitham and Josh Hine were just off target,Town took control. A series of corners bore fruit when Paul Clayton was barged down in the area and Gascoigne ...

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Fashion conscious Ashville students take to the catwalk in aid of Open Arms Malawi

Model Behaviour! Fashion show organiser Jess Frieze, front, with models Jake Harris and Audrey Mtombeni

Fashion conscious sixth formers from Harrogate’s Ashville College will be taking to the catwalk later this month to fund building supplies to help upgrade an African orphanage. The 17 and 18 year-olds from the independent school are staging a fashion show – featuring new collections and “upcycled” prom dresses – to help pay for the materials needed for different renovation ...

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Harrogate Town midfielder joins Alfreton Town on loan

Simon Lenighan

Harrogate Town AFC have said that Simon Lenighan has joined Vanarama Conference Premier side Alfreton Town on loan until the end of the season. The former Leeds United midfielder joined Town at the beginning of the season and made 21 appearances, without scoring a goal. His last appearance came in the 2-0 defeat to Garforth Town in the West Riding County ...

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AFC Fylde v Harrogate Town match report

Harrogate Town

A sparkling first half performance from Harrogate Town laid the foundations for an impressive victory over second placed AFC Fylde. Simon Weaver named an unchanged team for the trip to deepest, rural, Lancashire and Town were soon into the attack. An early run down the left by Louis Swain created a chance for Jordan Thewlis and it took a strong ...

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Harrogate Railway Ladies v Brayton Belles match report

Harrogate Railway Ladies

Harrogate Railway Ladies went top of the table yesterday (8 February 2015) with a 3-1 win over Brayton Belles, in a game which was played like a game of chess for the first 35 minutes as neither side gave much room for errors. As both teams looked for an opening, but not really forcing things, it took until a great tackle ...

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Harrogate Town v Leamington match report

Harrogate Town AFC

Harrogate Town were held to a 1-1 draw by Leamington in the mid table clash at Wetherby Road. For Town, Leigh Franks replaced the injured Luke Shiels, otherwise Simon Weaver kept faith with the side that won the last two league matches. Town made the early running and almost took a twelth minute lead when Louis Swain picked up the ...

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