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Blast from the past

A look back at Blues’ games on August 13th This date is most significant for our first ever game in Conference North when we hosted Colwyn Bay in 2011. The game resulted in a 2-0 defeat. In 2005 we started the season with a home match against Eastbourne Borough, a repeat of the previous season’s…


Cup success for Airportmen

There will be at least one more FA Cup tie at the ProKit (UK) Stadium this season after Stansted beat Sawbridgeworth Town 2-1, on Sunday. The Airportmen will face a second local derby at their temporary home on Sunday August 26 when Takeley will visit in the preliminary round. The winner of that tie will join…


Enfield trip for Blues

Tuesday evening sees Blues make the short trip to north London to face Enfield Town, In common with Saturday’s opponents Dorking, it will be another name that will be familiar to Blues fans, but not the club they regularly played in our Isthmian days. Town were formed in 2001 as a fan-led breakaway from the…


Jamie rescues a point

BISHOP’S STORTFORD 1 DORKING WANDERERS 1 (BOSTIK LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION) JAMIE Cureton’s second half goal saw Blues open their Bostik League campaign by holding big-spending Wanderers to a draw. This first ever meeting of these two sides saw the points shared with the visitors the better side before the break while the Blues having struggled…

Joe Robinson

Joe takes a break

Joe Robinson has decided to take a break from football and has left the club. The former Ipswich Town defender joined the Blues at the start of last season and was a virtual ever-present with four goals in his 50 appearances. We would like to wish Joe good luck for the future.


Blast from the past

A LOOK BACK AT BLUES’ GAMES ON AUGUST 12 In the past the season used to start later than this, through the 50’s and 60’s it was generally the last Saturday in August, even in the 70’s and 80’s the season didn’t usually start before the middle of August. Before the 60’s most clubs, BSFC…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on August 11th It can be seen that this is an early start to the season by the fact that Blues have only ever played three league games on this date. The only other competitive games played on August 11th have been two Herts Charity Cup games. In…


Introducing the Blues – 3

Blues’ 2017/18 squad JOHNVILLE RENEE Defender/Midfielder Johnville began his career at Leyton Orient before leaving for Stoke City at 15-years-old. He spent four years at The Potters before joining AFC Wimbledon in League 2. Comfortable in both defence and midfield, he spent six months at Maldon & Tiptree last season. Johnville made his Stortford debut…


FA Cup action at the ProKit

THE magic of the FA Cup starts earlier than normal at the ProKit UK Stadium as Stansted face Sawbridgeworth Town on Sunday, kick-off 2.00pm. With Hargrave Park unavailable due to cricket, Blues have agreed to stage the extra preliminary round tie between the two old rivals. It will not the first time Stortford have helped…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on August 10th   No league games on this date yet, but in 2004 we travelled to Cheshunt for a Herts Charity Cup match against the side we had faced in the previous final. Former Stortford midfielder Michael Black was in good form and set up the opening…