Posts Tagged "Kettering Town"

Non-League Week: A Bankruptcy To Shame All Of English Football

By on Sep 2, 2013 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

This weekend sees the coming of this year’s Non-League Day, so over the course of the next five days we’ll be taking a look at the state of the non-league game at the start of this season. We start with a bad news story from the Southern League which involves a somewhat familiar name. You can find out more about Non-League Day by clicking here. It is, of...

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Kettering Town Face The Gallows Pole

By on Oct 30, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 10 comments

Such is the extent to which it has become a horror story over the last twelve months or so, it seems somewhat appropriate that the next day of reckoning for Kettering Town Football Club should be Halloween. Last Wednesday, the Southern Football League adjourned without reaching a final decision over whether to expel the club from its league and allowed the club a...

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The Lights Go Out At Nene Park

By on Oct 9, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

The twitching corpse of the club remains with us for now, but death rattle is now clearly audible. Kettering Town were due to travel to Leamington this evening in the Southern League Premier Division, with the club having apparently given assurances that they can raise a team for this fixture. We found out this morning whether such assurances were worth as much as...

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The End Is Nigh For Kettering Town

By on Oct 6, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 8 comments

At Nene Park this afternoon, the fat lady cleared her throat. After all of the drama of the last fifteen months, it will be this afternoons Southern League Premier Division match against Bashley that will be remembered as the match at which the bells began to toll for Kettering Town Football Club. After one hundred and forty years, only a miracle can save them now....

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Kettering Towns Problems Continue To Mount

By on Sep 30, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 10 comments

At what point does it become right and proper to start reading the last rites for a football club? We have written extensively about the travails facing Kettering Town over the last few weeks or so, but the last seven days or so have seen a succession of misadventures which can lead us to only negative conclusions – that time is up, and that it has been proven...

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