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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on July 9th       This was the earliest start to a season until 2016 – and the earliest home game so far. See below a very detailed report from the Observer with as you’d expect as much detail on the new players as on the action. FIFTEEN…


Welcome to the BetVictor Isthmian League

The National League System’s ‘big three’ feeder leagues are celebrating a new two-year sponsorship deal with leading online gambling company BetVictor, starting from season 2019/20. It’s the first time that a single brand takes on the title sponsorship of every Step 3 and 4 competition. Like many contemporary sports sponsorships, BetVictor’s focus is on digital…

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100 Club – June winners

The BSFC Supporters’ Club 100 Club June draw was made at a recent committee meeting and BSFC vice chairman Darren Woollard can look forward to a life of luxury after scooping the £150 top prize. Full list of winners: 1st £150 Darren Woollard 2nd £50 Susan Ewart 3rd £25 Bruce Whitbread The 100 Club  helped…

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Harlow trip for Blues

Blues will open their 2019/20 pre-season campaign with a short trip to old rivals Harlow Town on Saturday. The Hawks were relegated from the Bostik Premier a few weeks ago, finishing bottom of the table, nine points from safety with 34 points from 42 games, conceding 107 goals in the process. Two of Harlow’s 26…


Blast from the past

Blues’ fan Andrew Bubien continues his look back at BSFC handbooks with the 1973/4 season edition which celebrated the club’s centenary. It turned out to be a reasonably successful season….              


Supporters’ Club AGM

Blues Supporters’ Club will be holding their AGM in Mitre Suite at BSFC on Thursday 18th July kick-off at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm, All Supporters’ Club members welcome.


Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on July 5 2016 saw the earliest ever start to a Blues season hence there being only one Friendly game on this date as we started on a Tuesday night at Barkingside in 2017. Scott Shulton marked his return to the Blues with a goal as Gordon Boateng’s…


Swifts game added

Blues have completed their pre-season schedule with the addition of a trip to Heybridge Swifts on Tuesday July 16, kick-off 7.45pm. Swifts finished fifth in Isthmian North last season with 74 points from 38 games, missing out on promotion in the play-offs as they lost on penalties against neighbours Maldon Town. The sides also met…


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…


Shindig At The Mitre Suite

Coming to Bishops Stortford Football Club, for there second visit to the Mitre Suite, are Shindig with Shayne, Roger, Mark and Jeff on Friday 8th November 7.00 for 7.30pm start. Tickets are £18.00 includes food,Bar will be open,contact Brian Hockley on 01279871181 or email for tickets. This is a Bishops Stortford FC Supporters Club…