Late, late show sees Blues take a point

BISHOP’S STORTFORD 2 FARNBOROUGH 2 Jordan Westcott’s late goal salvaged a deserved points for the Blues in a thriller on Saturday. It would have been difficult to take for Stortford boss Kevin Watson if his side had lost as his young team gave the visitors a torrid time particularly in the second half. Playing a…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues games on November 19th   In 2011 on this date we played a home league game against Conference North near neighbours! Worcester City here. In one of the last games of Ian Walker’s reign we played a uneventful 1-1 draw, going behind in the first half but salvaging a…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues games on November 18th In 1986 we played an FA Cup first round replay at Colchester United, having drawn at Rhodes Avenue the previous Saturday. With the second round draw already known we were fighting for the right to return to Aldershot, having played there in the 1975-76 season….


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues games on 17th November   Until 2012 Blues had not played a home game on this date since 1973, over 40 years ago, when we beat Kingstonian at home in an Isthmian League game. The biggest game in that period was a 4-0 defeat away to Football League side…

Dipo Akinyemi

Kings Langley 4 Blues 1 – full report added

Dipo Akinyemi’s early goal proved to be a false dawn as they suffered their heaviest loss of the season, on Tuesday. The hosts snapped a winless streak in the league that stretched back more than two months as they scored twice in each half to deservedly take the Evo-Stik South Premier points. For the first…

Farnborough New

Borough in town on Saturday

Blues will look to end a four game losing streak when they host Farnborough in the Evo-Stik South Premier on Saturday, kick-off 3.00pm. The Hampshire side are one point and one place above the Blues in 17th spot with 19 points from 17 games. Like the Blues, their FA Cup campaign lasted just one game as they…

BSFC New Years

Celebrate New Year with the Blues

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…


Looking back – Blues v Farnborough (Town)

As we prepare to host Farnborough FC on Saturday, Blues’ fan Andrew Bubien looks back at the biggest match between Stortford and Borough’s predecessors, Farnborough Town. The 1988/9 season saw the clubs reach the final of the A C Delco Cup ( Isthmian League Cup ) played at Church Road Hayes on the 1st May…


Cup dream over for young Blues – full report and pics added

  Colchester United 5 Bishop’s Stortford 0 Blues’ excellent run in the FA Youth Cup came to an end at the Weston Homes Community Stadium with United netting five goals without reply The match was goal-less until the half-hour mark but United took the lead at that point and once they had netted again before…


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues games on November 14th November 14th has generally been a successful date for BSFC, but the game in 2009 ended a good run. We played a league game against Weymouth who were bottom of the league, six points adrift and beaten by us 6-2 the previous August. Unfortunately things…