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Last-kick heart-break for Reds

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Wolverhampton Wanderers 2, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) Barnsley were denied a hard-fought and thoroughly deserved point against high-flying Wolves as two stoppage time goals provided a dramatic finale at Molineux. The home team took the lead 10 minutes from the end of normal time, but the defiant Reds snatched an equaliser in the first minute… Read more »



Three-goal Villains spoil Reds’ anniversary party

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Barnsley 0, Aston Villa 3 (SkyBet Championship) Aston Villa were the real ‘Villains’ of the piece as Steve Bruce’s side gatecrashed the 130th anniversary celebrations of the Oakwell Club. There were consequently no happy returns for the Reds’ legends from various eras who had been paraded in front of the home supporters prior to kick-off…. Read more »


Adam’s late ace earns Reds another trip to Wembley

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Barnsley 3, Derby County 2 (Caraboa Cup, second round) Adam Hammill’s list of great Barnsley goals goes on. The mercurial winger, who scored two memorable goals at Wembley in the same season to earn the Reds not only cup glory but helped them to promotion,  grabbed a late winner to book his club another trip… Read more »


Barnsley’s terminally ill owner produces poignant programme notes

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Terminally ill Barnsley FC owner Patrick Cryne produced some poignant programme notes ahead of Barnsl;ey’s thrilling 3-2 win over Derby County at Oakwell on Tuesday night – a result which booked the Reds’ another visit to Wembley. Cryne, 66, has terminal cancer, and admits he is ‘living on borrowed time’. He admits he may not even… Read more »


New league same result for impressive Barnsley Ladies!

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Once again Barnsley Ladies rugby union team showed that they can make the step up into another league with another good win away at Darlington. It was Darlington’s first match since the sudden death of their fly half Lyndsey Burns and a minute’s silence was impeccably observed by both teams and spectators. The home team… Read more »


Heckingbottom pleased with first away point of season

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Preston North End 1, Barnsley 1 (SkyBet Championship) Barnsley ended a five-match losing league sequence on the road as a Brad Potts goal earned them their first away point of the season at Deepdale on Saturday. Based upon a solid rearguard, where Adam Jackson turned in a terrific display alongside Liam Lindsay at centre-half, the… Read more »


Football League reject Reds’ McBurnie loan deal

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Barnsley Football Club has received final notification from the English Football League that the loan signing of Oli McBurnie from Swansea City has been rejected. The season-long loan deal, which had been mooted nearly all summer, was finally announced by both Barnsley and Swansea on transfer deadline day. However, the administration process of the transfer… Read more »


Winfield a worthy winner for Geared Up Cycles

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After a quiet summer holiday period in the racing calendar, the Geared Up Cycles race team were back in action on Sunday (September 3), racing on the Hoylandswaine/Denby circuit, in the event put on by Holmfirth cycling club. Dan Winfield and Tom Davison were riding for the Wombwell-based cycling shop and tried to make the race… Read more »


Award-winning Barnsley Ladies off to a flying start

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Just days after picking up the National Rugby Awards Women’s Team of the Year trophy at the National Rugby Awards at Twickenham, Barnsley Ladies celebrated the fact with a resounding victory over Ashfield Ladies at Shaw Lane in front of a large crowd. It was the ladies’ first competitive run out since their defeat against… Read more »