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New Year’s Eve in the Mitre Suite

Blues will again be hosting their popular New Year’s Eve party in the Mitre Suite. In common with previous years, it will start on December 31st (7.30pm) and finish on January 1 (1am), so for just £25 for a 2 adult, 2 child family you’re getting two year’s of partying. Adults are £10 and children…

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Blues too sixy for Trawlermen

BISHOP’S STORTFORD 6 LOWESTOFT TOWN 1 MATT Kemp hit a hat-trick as Blues came back from a goal down to Blues comfortably beat basement side Lowestoft Town. This win saw Stortford bounce back two days after Tim Moylette’s side had lost at Brentwood Town 3-0 thereby ending an unbeaten run that stretched back to 1st…

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Basingstoke 3 Blues 2 – full report added

Second half goals from Mark Hughes and Marvel Ekpiteta weren’t enough as Blues went down 3-2 at the Camrose on Tuesday evening. Skipper Hughes returned after injury but they were without Jack Thomas who suffered a knee injury a few days earlier against Hereford and although named in the original starting line-up failed to get…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on – April 19th   There have been a lot of games played on this date as traditionally fixture congestion kicks in and even in the days before floodlights it was possible to play early evening midweek games. However when we complain about fixture congestion today spare a…

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Success for under-21s

Blues’ under-21s wrapped up their home campaign with a comfortable 4-1 win against Southend Manor, on Tuesday. Gracious Obiji hit a brace, with Tyrrel Campbell  and Belaid Haacoon also getting on the scoresheet in a game that Matt Waldron’s side led 2-1 at half-time. The young Blues travel to AFC Sudbury for a 12.30pm kick-off on…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on April 18th Four years ago today Blues won the Herts Senior Cup with a comprehensive 7-2 win against Oxhey Jets at Letchworth. A rare goal from Alli Abdullahi got Blues on their way – and earned him a booking for a ridiculous celebration. Dwight Gayle finished with…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on April 17th In 2014 we won the Herts Charity Cup on this date beating Hitchin Town on penalties but our last league game on this dated was away to Eastleigh in 2010. This was our penultimate game of the season and neither team had much to play…

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Final home game for under-21s

Blues under-21s wrap up their home Essex Senior League campaign on Tuesday when they host Southend Manor, kick-off 7.45pm. Admission is £4 for adults.

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100 Club – March winners

The BSFC Supporters’ Club 100 Club February draw was made at Saturday’s game against Hereford, with the following winners: 1st  £150 Paul Hills 2nd £50 Malcolm Duckworth 3rd £25 Steve Couzens The 100 Club has helped provide funds to strengthen Blues’ squad this season, so to it and give yourself a chance of winning cash on…

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Blues look to slay Dragons

Blues will look to bounce back after the disappointment of losing to Hereford when they make their second visit of the season to Basingstoke on Tuesday . February’s trip was postponed shortly before kick-off due to a waterlogged pitch while last month’s attempt to play the game fell victim to snow. Following Saturday’s 2-0 win…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games on April 16th   In 2013 on this date we met Worcester City in this ground in a Conference North game. Both sides were in the lower half of the table but almost safe from relegation, so little to play for but pride. However we were in a…