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OSP Group and Bishop’s Stortford Football Club announce new partnership

OSP Group, the Bishop’s Stortford-based construction recruitment company, has signed a renewable 12-month corporate partnership with Bishop’s Stortford Football Club. OSP Group becomes one of a selected group of official club partners as they look for a successful season in the Bostik League Premier Division.. OSP Group has been growing significantly by providing high quality…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back at Blues’ games in early July Blues have only played one game on July 10th, going down 1-0 at Brightlingsea Regent three years ago. There’s also only been one game on July 11th, as Blues were due to play their earliest ever Herts Charity Cup tie the following Tuesday when a…

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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…

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Buildbase FA Trophy 2018/19

Thirty-eight years after Terry Sullivan scored the winner for Blues at Wembley, we will enter the FA Trophy at the first qualifying round stage this season. Blues had to win ten ties when they lifted the Trophy in 1981, but they’ll only need nine victories when they enter the competition on Saturday October 27. Round…

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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….              

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FA Cup exemption for Blues

While Blues will have to wait to find out who they play in the Emirates FA Cup, they have been informed by the Football Association that they will be exempt until the first qualifying round, which is scheduled for the weekend of 8/9th September. *Due to the restructuring of The FA National League System which…

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Blast from the past

Andrew Cornell looks back on Blues’ games on July 22nd   Probably the strongest opponents we faced on this date were when we played West Ham United at Rhodes Avenue in 1989. New manager Lou Macari brought a team including, Liam Brady, Paul Ince and Alan Devonshire.   Blues played well in the first half,…

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Sudbury game cancelled

With Southend United bringing a side to the ProKit UK Stadium on Wednesday July 25, the scheduled game at AFC Sudbury the previous night has been cancelled.

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Southend to visit the ProKit

There is an addition to Blues’ pre-season fixture list, with Southend United expected to bring a strong side to the ProKit UK Stadium on Wednesday July 25, kick-off 7.45pm. With their game against Leyton Orient rescheduled, the Shrimpers should prove tough opponents for Adam Flint’s new-look side. A decent performance from Blues couldn’t prevent a…