Basford United

Basford United (11)Tuesday 27th October 2015 7.45pm
Evostik Division One South
Basford United 1 Newcastle Town 1 ht: 1-0 att: 104 Ent: £6 Prog: £1.50 Coffee: £1
Grantham 34 : Mills 59

from Greenwich Avenue (pictures here)

Basford United (1)Basford United hail from the New Basford area, north of Nottingham. Between  Kimberley and Arnold who are not people, but small towns with East Midlands League football clubs. This season, with few new clubs left to choose from locally, Nottinghamshire has become the new focus; a fatted non-league calf, full of juicy morsels to pick off.

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DSC04510Tuesday 13th October 2015 7.45pm
Evostik Division One South
Tividale 1 Basford United 1 ht: 0-1 att: 108 Ent: £7 Prog: £2 Coffee £1
Wright 65 : Grantham 24

from The Beeches (picture here)

Tividale (2)The Beeches was the last of the Black Country grounds I had left to visit at step six or above. I make it my 21st Black Country ground, with some licence on boundaries. Going south now, I just have a couple left in Birmingham (Pilkington XXX and Highgate), before I’m looking at Coventry and Worcestershire for my closest ground going south. Continue reading “Tividale”