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Harrogate Town 2 – 2 Barrow

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Harrogate Town and Barrow defied torrential rain to serve up an entertaining draw at the CNG Stadium. Simon Weaver included both new signings, Jonathan Margetts and Anthony Griffith in his starting line up. Town had an early let off when Sam Sheridan’s through ball put Ted Cribley in the clear,he rounded Town keeper, Phil Barnes,but Rhys Meynell was on hand ... Read More »

Hednesford Town 3 – 2 Harrogate Town

A brave fightback by Harrogate came to nothing with Hednesford winning the” battle of the Towns”, courtesy of a late free kick. The Pitmen made the brighter start and Phil Barnes was called upon to keep out a Paul McCone shot and push away Glenn Walker’s header. However, Town also had their moments with James Walshaw having a shot cleared ... Read More »

Bradford Park 2 – 1 Harrogate Town

Harrogate Town are still seeking their first win of the new season after going down 2-1 at Bradford Park Avenue. Town were rocked within a minute when John Lamb’s long clearance was touched on to Martin Drury by Richard Marshall and his left footed cross shot found the corner of the net. A cleary stung Town hit back strongly with ... Read More »

Harrogate Town settle for a home draw against Tamworth

Harrogate Town could not turn home advantage into goals and had to settle for a draw in their opening fixture at the CNG Stadium. Town were quickly out of the blocks and it took the combined efforts of two Tamworth defenders to halt James Walshaw’s powerful run. Ryan Kendall placed an header wide and a superb sidefooted cross by Lewis ... Read More »

New signings at Harrogate Town AFC

Louie Swain Harrogate

Harrogate Town AFC have announced that they have agreed terms with both defender Harry Coates and striker Louie Swain. Harry is a graduate of the York City Youth Team and has travelled several times with the Minstermen first team to gain experience. A tall and versatile player, he can also slot into the centre of midfield if needed. Harry has ... Read More »

Harrogate Town 5 – 0 Worksop Town

A powerful second half performance by Harrogate Town saw them coast to victory over Northern Counties East League,Worksop Town. The match survived a pre match downpour of tropical intensity which tested the drainage system to the full. Worksop,prompted by diminutive wingers, Jack Hawkins and Conor Sellars,played some attractive football but Harrogate began to create chances. Luke Shiels made a brilliant ... Read More »

Harrogate Town 0 – 5 Hull City

A Hull City X1 containing several players with Premiership experience delighted the large crowd with some mesmerising football. The game was only seconds old when Ahmed Elmohamady had to make a vital block to stop James Walshaw from converting Rhys Meynell’s cross to give Town an early lead. Hull hit back strongly and Phil Barnes was called upon to save ... Read More »

Harrogate Town 1 – 2 FC Halifax Town

A goal five minutes from time gave FC Halifax Town a narrow victory over Harrogate. Manager,Simon Weaver, rang the changes giving starts to trialists, Harry Coates, Louis Swain and Luke Dean. The first half was played in a torrential downpour and it is testament to the hard work of the groundstaff that the pitch coped superbly. Both teams struggled for ... Read More »

Theakston Nidderdale Cricket League finals day

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There will be a festival of cricket on Sunday 3rd August when West Tanfield Cricket Club host the 2014 Theakston Nidderdale Cricket League Finals Day. As in previous years, the finals of the Peter Bentley Cup, Wath Cup and Barrett Cup will take place on one day, at one venue providing a full day of Twenty20 cricket action. The schedule ... Read More »