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Coaching line-up complete

Blues boss Adam Flint has made two additions to backroom staff as his side commenced pre-season training this week. Nathan Church – 26-year-old Nathan joins the Blues as coach. He has coached at Chelsea in their academy and more recently Chelmsford City under-18s as well as assisting with analysis for the first team. Nathan has also…

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Jamie’s back for Blues

New Blues’ boss Adam Flint has made a major addition to his squad with the announcement that veteran striker Jamie Cureton will return to the ProKit (UK) Stadium for the 2018/19 season. The 42-year-old hit ten goals in 20 appearances having made his debut against Royston Town on New Year’s Day after joining from Farnborough…

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Looking forward to the Bostik – 1

Fourteen months I wrote this, and it finished with some prophetic words So, having written 948 words about it (and probably missed a few out), we’ll probably be put in the Southern League. But it’s worth considering that I predicted Conference North for the Blue Brazil while even the league thought it would never happen…….

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Blast from the past

During the 1960s many professional and amateur football clubs produced official handbooks each season. These contained a review of the previous season’s matches and results and articles/features on the club. Stortford produced their first ever handbook for the 1965/6 season and continued doing so for the next 10 years with the final handbook being for…

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Charity Cup game arranged

Blues’ Herts Charity Cup quarter-final against Hitchin Town has been arranged for Tuesday August 7, kick-off 7.45pm. The game at the ProKit UK Stadium will be the 427th cup meeting (okay, fifth) between the sides in the last 16 months, and it will also be our final game before the Bostik League kicks off on…

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Supporters’ Club AGM

The BSFC Supporters’ Club AGM will be held in the Mitre Suite on Thursday July 12. Kick off is 7.30pm, with the doors (and bar) opening at 7pm

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Blast from the past special

Fifty years ago appearing in Charles Buchan Football Monthly magazine was a big deal, So after a season which had seen the Blues miss out on the Athenian League title on goal average we had our moment of fame in the October 1967. Thanks to Andrew Bubien for providing the copy. It can be read below…

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Johnville joins Blues

Adam Flint has added to his squad with the signing of the versatile Johnville Renee Johnville began his career at Leyton Orient before leaving for Stoke City at 15 years old. He spent fiur years at The Potters before joining AFC Wimbledon in League 2. Comfortable in both defence and midfield, Johnville spent six months…

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Blast from the past

Blues’ fan Pat Brazier has sent us a team picture from the 1958/59 season which appeared in the famous Charles Buchan’s Football Monthly magazine. The team included Robin Nettle from Elsenham who unfortunately passed away in May 2017, and was part of a club feature in the ‘With the Amateurs’ page. Stortford finished fifth in…

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Calling all Blues fans

The Bostik League want to hear from you.  Especially as it’s been a while since we graced the Isthmian League. And don’t forget to buy your season ticket before the weekend