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Mayne ending season in fine style

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Birdwell Wheeler Trevor Mayne continued his fine late season form last weekend. On Sunday he travelled to St. Ives in Cambridgeshire for the LVRC (League of Veteran Racing Cyclists) 59 mile road race. At half distance he managed to break free from the bunch and join another rider from a younger age group. The two… Read more »


Reds get the Blues as Coventry hoodoo persists

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Coventry City 1, Barnsley 0 (SkyBet League One) Barnsley had failed to win a game at Coventry in 25 matches stretching over 95 years; they were up against a former manager; and their current man in charge was on the verge of recording the best start by an Oakwell boss – no defeats in eight… Read more »





Bradshaw goes in £1.25 million deal

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Barnsley striker Tom Bradshaw (pictured) has joined Championship club Millwall for a fee understood to be in the region of £1.25m. The deal entails an initial loan period which will be made permanent in January. Out of contract in 12 months time, Bradshaw (26) scored 21 goals in 91 matches following his signing from Walsall… Read more »


Record-breaker Mayne still rolling merrily along at 54

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Birdwell Wheeler Trevor Mayne set a new club age record when he rode the Yorkshire Cycling Federation (YCF) 30 Mile Open Time Trial on a rolling course on the old A1 at Boroughbridge on Saturday. The 54-year-old clocked 1h 9m 22s to take 11th  place in a 57 strong field, beating his own  It also… Read more »


Moore the merrier for rampaging Reds at Rochdale

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Rochdale 0, Barnsley 4 (SkyBet League One) It was Moore the merrier for Barnsley at Spotland on Tuesday night. A hat-trick from striker Kieffer Moore sent them cruising to third place in the table with their third win in four matches, the other having resulted in a goalless home draw against AFC Wimbledon three days… Read more »


Reds held by Wimbledon but signs are still promising

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Barnsley 0, AFC Wimbledon 0 (SkyBet League One) (By Keith Lodge) The most significant aspect of this scrappy defence-dominated draw was that Barnsley did not concede a goal for the third successive match at the start of the new campaign. That would suggest that they are going to be a very difficult side to beat,… Read more »


Versatility is the long and short of it for Mayne

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Last Saturday, Birdwell Wheeler Trevor Mayne rode the Tickhill Velo CC 10 Mile Open Time Trial at Hatfield Woodhouse. His time of 22m 26s at a speed of 27.6 mph placed him 21st overall. On Tuesday the club’s first of two club Hill Climbs took place up America Lane at Brampton Bierlow. Seven club members… Read more »