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Haynes joins Charlton – and could face Owls

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Danny Haynes has completed his expected move to League One leaders Charlton Athletic, for an undisclosed fee – and he could be thrown into a spicy debut against fellow promotion rivals Sheffield Wednesday at Hillsborough tomorrow. The 23-year-old Peckham-born forward scored six goals in 33 appearances for Barnsley after being signed by Mark Robins from… Read more »


Barnsley set for Wath derby date

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Barnsley rugby union First XV, bidding to finish in the top two places in Yorkshire League Two this season, face a local derby clash with Wath this weekend. Meanwhile, another local side, Wortley RUFC, recorded a fine derby trumph of their own last Saturday, defeating visitors Stocksbridge 27-10.


More to come from us says McNulty

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Centre-back Jimmy McNulty believes that there is more to come from Barnsley in the second half of the season. He says: “Up to January reports on us should read, ‘good but can do better’. “I think that we have pleased the supporters by the way we have gone about things. We have attempted to produce… Read more »


Charlie hoping for 'better and exciting times'

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Martial arts expert Charlie Green is a busy man. Not only is he gearing up for his very first cage fight, but he has his hands full overseeing the completion of a new martial arts centre. And all this while being hit hard emotionally – and financially. Charlie, 39, has been involved in local martial… Read more »


Hill: No clue on departure date of unwanted pair

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Danny Haynes and Nathan Doyle are inching closer to the exit door – but Reds boss Keith Hill says he cannot give an exact date on when the out-of-favour pair complete their moves away from Oakwell. Striker Haynes has held talks with League One leaders Charlton Athletic, who are keen to recruit the 23-year-old on… Read more »


Miles better – but Addison doesn't expect to stay

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Miles Addison is hoping to start for the Reds in the next two matches – but admits he doesn’t think his long-term future will be at Oakwell. The Derby County man, who signed an emergency loan extension at the start of this month, is glad to be in Keith Hill’s plans for the forthcoming fixtures… Read more »


Players deserve more respect says Reds boss

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Barnsley’s players should get more respect from the general public and the press, according to manager Keith Hill. And the Reds chief also says it is wrong that out-of-favour stars such as Danny Haynes and Nathan Haynes are attracting more attention than the current Oakwell first-teamers. Hill was in forthright mood at the club’s Thursday… Read more »


Sports Bulletin

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‘An Evening with Neil Redfearn’ will be held at the Lamproom Theatre on Monday, April 2, commencing at 7pm. It is expected to be a sell-out and tickets are already going fast, so anyone interested in attending are asked to contact the Lamproom on 01226 200075 as soon as possible. ‘Redders’ will be interviewed by… Read more »


Hatton at the Metrodome

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Barnsley people will get the chance to hear from world boxing champion Ricky Hatton next month. Sports Media Promotions Ltd will be presenting ‘A Night with Ricky Hatton’ at the Barnsley Metrodome on Friday, February 10 (7.30pm start). One of Great Britain’s most popular fighters, Hatton will deliver some of his great stories from a… Read more »


Georgia grabs hat-trick in Mavericks win

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A superb hat-trick from Georgia Green swept Mapplewell Mavericks under 14s to a 3-0 success against Normanton Athletic in the West Riding Girls League. After an even opening 15 minutes, Mapplewell made the breakthrough, Green latching onto Sharny Firth’s fine through ball to finish in style. Green got her second after being set up by… Read more »