Posts Tagged "Truro City"

Truro City FC Takes Its Final Steps Towards The Gallows

By on Oct 19, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 5 comments

They were the trailblazers, the team from the wilds of Cornwall who could afford to fly to games and who rose quickly from nowhere with ambitions of flying straight up to the Football League. But Truro City wanted too much, too soon and found that ambition without solid financial foundations burns far more quickly than the sun. Today, however, a club with 123 years...

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Five Days To Take The First Steps Towards Saving Truro City

By on Oct 14, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

It went to the wire and it would be a stretch to say that the club has been saved yet, but Truro City of the Blue Square Bet South were at least given a stay of execution at the end of last week when the Football Conference allowed the club a further seven days in order to find a £50,000 bond in order to ensure its membership of the league. The club had been...

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One Positive And Many Negatives For Truro City

By on Oct 2, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

It took until the first match of October, but at least the players of Truro City have something to be proud of this evening. A 2-1 win against Bath City at Treyew Road lift the team, which was docked ten points earlier this season after collapsing into administration, into a points tally for the season. They remain at the foot of the Blue Square Bet South table, but...

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Are Truro City Bringing Us The First Relegation Of The New Season?

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

A crowd of 329 people turned out at Treyew Road yesterday afternoon to see Truro City beat Boreham Wood by two goals to nil in the Blue Square Bet South, but it seems unlikely that events on the pitch made for too much of the discussion amongst the clubs supporters. As has seemed to frequently been the case over the last year or so, goings-on in the boardroom have...

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Kevin Heaneys Bankruptcy Raises More Questions Than It Answers

By on Aug 24, 2012 in Finance, Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

After everything, it was a simple tweet from BBC Cornwall that confirmed the end of Kevin Heaneys ownership of Truro City FC, but even this grand finale wasn’t what many people had expected. After all the talk of winding up orders from creditors, investment groups that didn’t wish their identity to be made public, threats from unpaid players to walk away...

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