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First Team Match Report

30th August 2016

CHIPPING SODBURY 3 SHERBORNE TOWN 2         This was Sherborne Town’s first ever meeting with the Gloucestershire club, who gained promotion to the Premier League at the end of last season.

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Match Report

30th August 2016

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Res

30th August 2016

The Res travel to MereTown tonight hoping for another 3 points KO 6.

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27th August 2016

Sherborne Town 1st are away to Chipping Sodbury KO 3pm, and the Res have there first home game of the season to Blandford United KO 3pm, good luck to both teams lets get some points on the board.

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23rd August 2016

The res are in action tonight, away to Bridport res with a 7.

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Match re-port

19th August 2016

SHERBORNE TOWN 0 BUCKLAND ATHLETIC 2   It was the visitors from Newton Abbott who were the quickest out the blocks in a game which Buckland always held the upper hand.

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On The Road

19th August 2016

Both the first and  res are on the road this weekend, the first team trave to near- by Wells City and the res travel down to Wearham both KO AT 3pm

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17th August 2016

Both teams are in action tonight, the first team are at home to Buckland KO 7.

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Match Re-port

14th August 2016

SHERBORNE TOWN 1 LONGWELL GREEN 2     Sherborne Town started their league campaign at home against a Longwell Green team who have already chalked up a win in the league.

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12th August 2016

Sherborne Town res KO their season today away to Holt United, meanwhile the first team are at home to Longwell Green both KOs are 3pm.

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Postponed Fixture

7th August 2016

Sherborne Town's Fixture away to Shepton Mallet 9th August has been postponed, this is due to Shepton playing their FA Cup replay, this fixture has been re-arranged for 20th September KO 7.

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FA Cup

5th August 2016

Sherborne town play their first game of the new season tomorroww in the FA Cup at home to  Amesbury Town KO 3pm, why not come up and meet the new managerment and players.

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Fixtures

29th July 2016

The fixtures are now on the web site 

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"Summer Nights" boost St Margarets Hospice coffers

18th July 2016

Last Saturdays Summer nights event at Sherborne Town Football Club raised a tremendous £371 for St Margarets Hospice.

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Blackmores Machinery Haulage win this years Shirt Sponsorship Draw

9th July 2016

We are delighted to announce that Blackmores Machinery Haulage have won this years Shirt Sponsorship Draw and will be the main shirt sponsor for the forthcoming season.

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Pre season training continues

9th July 2016

Pre season training continues today, 12pm at Raleigh Grove.

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Jason Lock steps down as Reserves Team Manager

8th July 2016

We regret to inform you that Jason Lock has stepped down as reserves team manager.

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Still time to get your tickets for the Shirt Sponsorship Draw

29th June 2016

The draw to determine our new shirt sponsor for the 2016-17 season will take place on Saturday 9th July at 7pm.

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Summer Nights to follow Shirt Sponsorship Draw

29th June 2016

Following on from the draw, at 8pm we have entertainment from The Diamonds and The Wriggle Valley Jazz Band, in aid of St Margarets Hospice and in memory of our former chairman Fraser Henderson tickets are 5 (free to draw ticket holders although donations welcome)

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New First Team Manager unveiled this morning

16th June 2016

Sherborne Town FC are pleased to announce the appointment of Gerry Pearson as their new First team manager.

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Works party this coming Saturday 18th June

16th June 2016

The second works party of the close season will take place on Saturday from 9am at Raleigh Grove as the club prepares for season 2016-17.

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Memorial Concert to honour former Chairman Fraser Henderson

15th June 2016

Sherborne Town Football Club are hosting a memorial concert on Sat July 9th 730pm at Raleigh Grove to honour their former Chairman Fraser Henderson.

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Pre Season training date announced

6th June 2016

Just as the season has not long ended the club have announced that pre-season training will commence on 6th July 630pm at Raleigh Grove.

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It's work party time!

1st June 2016

Club Secretary Goody Goodland is getting a work party together this Saturday 4th June starting at 9am.

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Ressies slide to narrow Cup Final defeat

26th May 2016

Jasons Reserve side ended up on the wrong side of a 2-1 scoreline in tonights DPL League Cup Final at Raleigh Grove tonight against Merely Cobham Sports.

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DPL League Cup Final is to be staged At Raleigh Grove on Thursday

24th May 2016

At the appeal hearing this evening, held at the Offices of the D.

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Programme of the year award goes to Sherborne Town

23rd May 2016

In what most people on the night would concider an "upset" Sherbornes match day programme TownTalk won first prize in The Toolstation Premier Division programme of the year award.

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Jamie Manley steps down as First Team Manager

12th May 2016

Following a meeting today with the club Chairman, Jamie Manley has stood down after three seasons as first team Manager of the football club.

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Montacute & Mann double scoop at the presentation evening

9th May 2016

Sherborne held it's end of season presentation night at the Raleigh Grove club house on Saturday evening.

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Change of kick off time for tomorrows DPL clash at Raleigh Grove

6th May 2016

Tomorrows reserve team clash against Weymouth Reserves will kick off at the earlier time of 200pm.

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All change at the top for the Zebras

5th May 2016

Steve Paradise stood down as Chairman of Sherborne Town FC tonight after eight years of sterling service in the position.

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Youth Section looking for a Football Secretary

1st May 2016

Sherborne Town Youth FC are looking for a willing volunteer to help with adminstatration duties for season 2016/17.

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Points shared at Raleigh Grove

30th April 2016

Sherborne Town shared the points with Cribbs FC today at Raleigh Grove in a lack lustre end of season affair that ended 2 goals apiece.

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First team wrap up their season at Raleigh Grove on Saturday

29th April 2016

Jamies first team face Cribbs this Saturday in their final Toolstation Western League fixture of the season.

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A game of two halves at Odd Down

24th April 2016

Despite going in at half time 0-0 Sherborne conceded three goals in quick succession at the start of the second half,eventually sliding to a 4-0 loss,a match report can be found by following the link provided.

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Depleted Zebras concede five without reply at Homers Heath

20th April 2016

Sherborne Town were down to bare bones tonight for their fixture against Buckland Athletic at Homers Heath.

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Reserves in midweek action at Raleigh Grove

19th April 2016

Jasons reserve side entertain Merely Cobham Sports tomorrow night at Raleigh Grove in the Dorset Premier League Kick off is 730pm NOT 745pm as adevertised on the DPL website.

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Entertaining game provides Deep joy at St Marys for the Zebras

16th April 2016

Sherborne Town secured their third win on the spin with a convincing 4-1 win at Bridport today in the Toolstation Western League.

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Todays reserve game at Raleigh Grove is ON!

16th April 2016

Todays reserve game against Hamworthy United is on following a mid-morning pitch inspection Kick off is 300pm.

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Race night tonight..Tables are free!! Sadly drinks are not :-)

15th April 2016

Sherborne Town Football Clubs ever popular race night is returning to Raleigh Grove on 16th April first race starts at 730pm.

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Bradford Town match report now available

14th April 2016

A match report from last nights terrific victory over Bradford Town written by budding sports journalist Oliver Marsh is now available to read by following the link provided.

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Reserves see off Cranborne at The Grove

14th April 2016

The reserves produced a hard working display in pouring rain at Raleigh Grove tonight to beat visitors Cranborne by 3-1.

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Mid-week action at Raleigh Grove

13th April 2016

Tonight (Wednesday) sees the first team welcome Bradford Town to Raleigh Grove kick off 730pm.

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Super Zebras provide a midweek pick me up!

13th April 2016

Sherborne produced a superb performance tonight at Raleigh Grove to secure all three points against their visitors Bradford Town.

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Fancy helping some Tossers???

12th April 2016

The football club are looking for ten willing volunteers who are prepared to help out at this years Dorset Knob Throwing Competition at Cattistock on May 1st from around 930am to 430pm.

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Longwell Green match report now available

10th April 2016

A full match report from yesterdays game at Raleigh Grove can now be read by following the link provided.

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Dorset County FA Intermediate Cup Final comes to Raleigh Grove

9th April 2016

Sunday morning 10th Apri sees Sherborne Town host the Dorset Intermediate Cup Final at Raleigh Grove to be contested between Provost Barbarians and Famous Old Spa.

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Saturdays match to catch

9th April 2016

The first team will be looking to bounce back from last weeks defeat when thye welcome Longwell Green Sports to Raleigh Grove kick off 300pm The Ressies are on the road to Weymouth based Balti Sports also kicking off at 300pm.

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Saturdays match to catch

9th April 2016

The first team will be looking to bounce back from last weeks defeat when thye welcome Longwell Green Sports to Raleigh Grove kick off 300pm The Ressies are on the road to Weymouth based Balti Sports also kicking off at 300pm.

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Midweek DPL action at Raleigh Grove

6th April 2016

The reserves are in action tonight (Wednesday) against local Dorset rivals Bridport kick off is 730pm.

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Poor weekend for the Zebras

3rd April 2016

Plenty of goals for Sherborne supporters to witness this weekend unfortunatley the boualk of them were in the wrong net.

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Plenty of action to catch this weekend

1st April 2016

Can the Zebras keep their good run of form going this weekend?The First team face an out of sorts Shepton Mallet side in a Toolstation League clash at Raleigh Grove Kick off 3pm.

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Honours even at Silver Street

28th March 2016

Sherborne Town produced another battling performance today away at Willand Rovers to secure a point that sees them climb another place in the Toolstation Western League table.

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Its game on me ansomes!!

28th March 2016

Todays trip to Devon for our Toolstation Western League fixture against Willand Rovers has passed an early morning pitch inspection so its game on and see you dreckly!.

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Pitch inspection ahead of tomorrows game at Willand Rovers

27th March 2016

A 830 pitch inspection has been called a by Willand ahead of tomorrows game,the result of the inspection is expected around 900am.

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Cabel shines in the rain at Wareham as the ressies run riot

26th March 2016

The reserves produced a tremendous performance at Wareham this afternoon to record a fine 1-5 success in their Dorset Premier League encounter.

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Reserves on their travels to Wareham Rangers

26th March 2016

Good luck to Jason Lock who takes Sherborne Town Reserves to Wareham Rangers today in Dorset Premier League action kick off is 300pm.

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Sherborne Town v Gillingham Town match report now available

26th March 2016

A match report from yesterday local derby match is now available to read,follow the link provided.

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Happy days are here again!

25th March 2016

Sherborne produced a trademark performance at Raleigh Grove today to see off their Dorset neighbours Gillingham 2-1.

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The Easter Bunny brings Dorset El Classico to Raleigh Grove

24th March 2016

Good Friday sees the arrival of Gillingham Town to Raleigh Grove in what promises to be an eggciting local derby kick off is 300pm.

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Unbeaten weekend for the Zebras on their travels

19th March 2016

While the first team were bringing home a deserved point away at Bitton courtesy of a late Elliot Mann penalty the reserves won their DPL league Cup encounter 5-0 with the goals coming from Cabell x2 Butler Rowe and Bowers.

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A date for your diaries

17th March 2016

Sherborne Town Football Clubs ever popular race night is returning to Raleigh Grove on 16th April first race starts at 730pm.

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Reserves bow out of the County Cup while the First team bag a point

12th March 2016

While the first team were sucuring a valuable point at Welton Rovers the Reserves bowed out of the County Cup at the Semi Final stage.

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Zebras bow out of the County Cup

8th March 2016

Sherborne Town were beaten in the County Cup tonight in an entertaining game at Hardings Lane, Gillingham by a scoreline of 5-3.

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Dorset Senior Cup at Gillingham Town next up

7th March 2016

This weeks mid-week action sees the Zebras make the short journey to Hardings Lane Gillingham for the rearranged Dorset Senior Cup semi-final fixture.

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Narrow loss but encouraging display at The Conigre

5th March 2016

Sherborne produced a battling display today at The Conigre ground Melksham before slipping to a 2-1 loss.

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Todays reserve team match is postponed

5th March 2016

Unfortunately due to heavy overnight rain todays reserve team County Cup Semi-Final against Merley Cobham Sports is postponed after the referee deemed the pitch unplayable.

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Winnie stars in Weymouths County Cup victory

5th March 2016

Sherbornes dual registered midfielder Luke Winsper impressed Weymouth Manager Jason Mathews in their 5-1 County Cup drubbing of neighbours Dorchester in mid-week.

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Senior Zebras on safari this weekend while the Reserves chase silverware

4th March 2016

Both sides face tough fixtures this weekend as the matches start to come thick and fast after the incessant rain postponements.

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Tonights Dorset Senior Cup tie is OFF!

1st March 2016

Sherbornes scheduled trip to Hardings Lane, Gillingham has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch,a new date will be posted as soon as its' known.

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Dorset Senior Cup next up for the Zebras

29th February 2016

Jamies charges are back in action on Tuesday night when they travel to face Gillingham Town in the Dorset Senior Cup Semi Final.

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Managers attempt to roll back the years!

27th February 2016

It was a day for the Managers of both First and Reserve sides to try and roll back the years for their sides today as they helped their teams secure a draw.

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A narrow loss for the first team but a solid point for the reserves

25th February 2016

Sherborne first team went down by a 3-2 scoreline tonight at Cadbury Heath whilst the reserves bagged a point against local rivals South Cheriton drawing 2-2.

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Double header tomorrow for the Towns senior sides

23rd February 2016

With the awful weather now on the turn both Senior sides are in action on Wednesday night 24th February,the reserves take centre stage at Raleigh Grove where they welcome South Cheriton in the Dorset Premier League in a match kicking off at 730pm.

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Sherborne Town Youth need your support!

23rd February 2016

We are looking for volunteers and coaches for our current teams, new teams and to help grow the club for the community.

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First team sunk at the Tannery Ground Street

20th February 2016

The first team suffered a heavy if some what unjust 4-0 deafeat today away at Street in the Toolstation Western League,having gifted their high flying opponents three goals which didn't help their quest in securing some reward form the trip.

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It's game on for the Towns Senior sides today!

20th February 2016

Following a 1000am pitch inspection todays Toolstation Western League game away at Street is ON!.

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Its' game on tonight at Hardings Lane

16th February 2016

Sherborne travel to Gillingham Town tonight in a Toolstation Western League fixture which sees a welcome return to action for both sies following an enforced period of inactivity.

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Stalemate in Dorset derby at Hardings Lane

16th February 2016

Sherborne fought out a hard earned 0-0 draw to secure a point tonight at Gillingham Town as both sides battled to produced a spectacle on very heavy playing surface.

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First team game postponed :-(

13th February 2016

Todays first team game away at Buckland Athletic has been postponed due to heavy overnight rain.

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Reserve game also postponed

13th February 2016

As expected the Reserves DPL Cup trip across the border to Westland Sports has been postponed!

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M&J Bowers sponsor new club track suits

8th February 2016

Local business and staunch supporter of Sherborne Town Football Club and grass roots football M&J Bowers have sponsored new tack suits for the clubs first team.

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Reserves match now cancelled!

6th February 2016

Todays Reserve team DPL League Cup match as expected has been postponed.

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Todays Toolstation League game postponed

6th February 2016

Following an early morning pitch inspection by local referee Cameron Lucas todays Toolstation League fixture at home to Bradford Sport has fallen victim to the atrocious weather we are currently experiencing.

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Pitch inspection called ahead of tomorrows game

5th February 2016

Tomorrows Toolstation Premier League match against Bradford Town will be the subject of a 0930am pitch inspection.

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Committee Meeting Wednesday 3rd February 6.30pm

31st January 2016

The next Committee meeting at Sherborne Town Football Club will commence at 630pm on Wednesday 3rd February in the main clubhouse.

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Blank Saturday for Sherborne Town

30th January 2016

Following a pitch inpsection this morning the Reserve team game today at home to Hamworthy has been postponed.

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Dorset Senior Cup opponents unvailed

25th January 2016

Sherborne Town face a trip to Toolstation League rivals Gillingham Town in the Semi Finals of the Dorset Senior Cup.

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Elvis is coming to "The Grove"

25th January 2016

We are pleased to announce that Barry Paull will be coming to Sherborne Town Football Club on Friday 29th January.

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Clevedon Town match report now available to read

24th January 2016

A report from yesterdays victory over Clevedon Town can be read by following the links provided.

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Caines and Barratt secure the points at The Hand Stadium

23rd January 2016

Sherborne Town moved further away from the drop zone with their third win on the spin at Clevedon Towns Hand Stadium this afternoon.

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One on and one off today!

23rd January 2016

The first team game away at Clevedon Town has survived a early morning pitch inspection and is on.

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Welton rovers match report now available.

17th January 2016

A report from yesterdays victory over Welton Rovers can now be found by following the attached link.

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Crucial three points for the Zebras at Raleigh Grove

16th January 2016

Sherborne secured a vital three points this afternoon at Raleigh Grove with a 1-0 win over relegation rivals Welton Rovers.

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Its game on today at Raleigh Grove

16th January 2016

Todays Toolstation League fixture at home to Welton Rovers is on after the pitch has been declared fit for play.

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Clubhouse severely damaged at Raleigh Grove

13th January 2016

A broken water pipe caused severe damage at our Raleigh Grove clubhouse early this week,The main part of the "new building"  was flooded causing damage to the kitchen,toilets and commitee room as well as causing parts of the ceiling to come down.

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Reserve match away at Mere Town is off!

9th January 2016

Due to heavy overnight rain the reserves DPL game away at Mere Town is OFF! 

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Todays Toolstation League match is OFF!

9th January 2016

As expected the ovenight rain has put paid to any chance of todays game being on,the Raleigh Grove pitch is saturated.

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Major doubt over Saturdays game at Raleigh Grove

8th January 2016

There will be an eary morning pitch inspection tomorrow at Raleigh Grove ahead of our Toolstation League fixture against Hallen.

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Weather wins the days as both games postponed

2nd January 2016

As expected both the reserve and first team games have been postponed due to water logged pitches,the anticipated training game on the Terrace Playing fields is also off due to excessive moisture!

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Both games are subject to early morning pitch inspections tomorrow

1st January 2016

The first teams Toolstation Western League fixture away at Cadbury Heath and the Reserves DPL Cup match away at local rivals Westland Sports are both subject to early morning pitch inspections tomorrow so please check social media before travelling to either of the games.

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Todays derby game at Gillingham Town is off!

26th December 2015

Due to the terrible weather over the last couple of days todays game away at Gillingham Town is off!.

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Aaron White signs for Willand Rovers

24th December 2015

Sherborne Town are disapointed to announce that Aaron White has decided to sign for Toolstation League Devon side Willand Rovers.

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Christmas wishes from the Chairman

23rd December 2015

Sherborne Town Chairman Steve Paradise would like to wish all our supporters,committee,management and players A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

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Christmas joy at Raleigh Grove as Friend bags a brace

19th December 2015

SherborneTown sent their supporters home happy ahead of the Christmas period with a fine and hard fought 4-1 victory over mid-table side Brislington in todays Toolstation Western League Premier Division fixture.

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Unbelievable scenes at the club Christmas draw

19th December 2015

Their were howls of derision at the clubs successful Christmas draw as Manager Jamie Manley was invited to draw the first ticket and pulled his own ticket out of the tombola to claim the £50 first prize!.

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Brislington are the visitors to Raleigh Grove this weekend

17th December 2015

Sherborne first teams last game before Christmas sees them in a home fixture against midtable side Brislington.

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Elvis comes to "The Grove"

15th December 2015

We are pleased to announce that Barry Paull will be coming to Sherborne Town Football Club on Friday 29th January.

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Double defeat for the Zebras

12th December 2015

While Sherbonre first team were suffering a comprehensive 4-0 deafet at Raleigh Grove the Reserves slipped to a narrow 2-1 defeat on the road at Shaftesbury.

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Tough weekend in prospect for Sherbornes senior sides

10th December 2015

The first team welcome Willand Rovers to Raleigh Grove on Saturday in Toolstation Western League action whilst the reserves face a short trip up to Shaftesbury in a Dorset Premier League encounter.

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Reserves bring further joy to the Zebra herd this weekend.

5th December 2015

Sherborne Town Reserves progressed to the Semi Finals of the Dorset Senior Trophy today at Raleigh Grove with a hard fought 3-2 win over Holte United.

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Zebras go goal crazy at a windy Longwell Green

5th December 2015

It was the Elliot Mann show today at Longwell Green as Sherborne recorded a superb 6-0 victory over their hosts.

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Both sides in action this weekend

4th December 2015

Jamies first team travel to Longwell Green in a Toolstation League basement battle while the Reserves are in Dorset Senior Trophy action at home to Holte.

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