Posts Tagged "Northwich Victoria"

An Incredible And Uncredible “Rescue Plan” For Northwich Victoria

By on Apr 4, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

The news, such as it is, from Northwich Victoria continues to baffle and perplex. The last time we heard from this particular club, it was starting to sound as if the proverbial fat lady was starting to clear her voice. With crowds already having dropped following their eviction from the Victoria Stadium in January, it was announced on Friday afternoon that, from...

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Time For A Fresh Start For Northwich Victoria Supporters

By on Mar 30, 2012 in Finance, Latest | 6 comments

Seldom in recent years can there have been a greater contrast between a clubs performance on the pitch and the condition in which it finds itself away from it. Northwich Victoria, of the Premier Division of the Northern Premier League find themselves continuing to challenge for a play-off place for promotion into the Blue Square Bet North for next season, but such...

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Tales From The Deep End: Non-League Football’s Difficult Start To 2012

By on Jan 19, 2012 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

This year has been a difficult year so far for several of our non-league clubs. Mike Bayly has a round-up of what has been going on at the foot of football’s food chain.  By any measure of austerity, it’s been a fairly turbulent week in the world of non-league football. On Sunday evening, the main stand at Rossendale United’s vacant Dark Lane ground was...

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Further Uncertainty At Northwich Victoria

By on Aug 16, 2011 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 6 comments

There is, perhaps, no other non-league club that sums up the cycle of perpetual crisis in which so many smaller football clubs find themselves than Northwich Victoria, and there can seldom be a day that goes by during which supporters of the seemingly perpetually beleagured Northern Premier League club don’t curse the decision to leave their historic home, The...

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Keith Alexander: 1956-2010

Keith Alexander: 1956-2010

By on Mar 3, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

At the time of writing, England are about to kick off against Egypt in their first friendly match of 2010. This is football as a peculiar mix of Hollywood and pantomime, a story that often seems to have very little to do with what goes on during the matches themselves. It’s a world that frequently feels alien. Away from this, however, there is a whole other...

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