Posts Tagged "Lewes"

Lewes & Fisher’s Day In Court

By on Mar 5, 2009 in Finance, Non-League | 8 comments

It has been a busy day for non-league football at the Royal Court of Justice in London. Both Lewes and Fisher Athletic were before the judge to explain themselves in the face of a winding up order and, whilst both managed a stay of execution for a few weeks, a huge question mark hangs over the viability of both clubs. Indeed, this question mark is so great that...

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Match Of The Week I: Lewes 0-1 Mansfield Town

By on Jan 25, 2009 in Finance, Latest | 3 comments

According to White Hart Lane legend, upon leaving White Hart Lane after an irrepairable breakdown in his relationship with the new owners, Keith Burkinshaw looked over his shoulder at the ground that he had rejuvenated so much during his time there and said, “There used to be a football club over there”. This is the overriding impression that one comes...

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Non-Match Of The Week: Lewes P-P Kettering Town

By on Dec 29, 2008 in Latest | 1 comment

The peculiarities of the Christmas programme mean that many people end up with their body clocks thrown out of kilter. The Christmas break was followed by the weekend – was yesterday Saturday or was it Sunday? The full football programme made it feel like a Saturday afternoon, but it wasn’t – a feeling that has been exacerbated by having a full...

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Lewes 3-0 Weston-Super-Mare

By on Apr 27, 2008 in Non-League | 2 comments

It has probably been the strangest seven days in the history of Lewes FC. The club won the Conference South last Saturday in front of a crowd of 1,700 and it must have felt, to their regular supporters, as if the sky was the limit. The events of the last week, however, have plunged the club into something approaching a crisis at what should be the happiest time in...

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Lewes 2-0 Dorchester Town

By on Apr 20, 2008 in Non-League | 1 comment

There’s something not quite right about going to the football on your own, but it was a late decision to visit The Dripping Pan on Saturday afternoon. As things stand, though, it’s too good an offer to turn up. A nervy midweek 1-0 win against Fisher Athletic has pushed Lewes to within touching distance of a place in the Conference, and the good news was...

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