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Hill hits out at McEveley boo boys

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Barnsley manager Keith Hill readily admitted that Saturday’s 3-1 home defeat to lowly Millwall ‘wasn’t at all good’ – but hit out at the Oakwell boo-boys who hounded Jay McEveley. The Reds left-back came in for heavy criticism after his part in Darius Henderson’s third goal 15 minutes from time. Said Hill: “I heard some… Read more »


Hoyland well and truly motoring after cracking win over Carcroft

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Hoyland Town Girls under 14s are well and truly motoring – after chalking up a cracking victory over close rivals Carcroft. Both sides went into Saturday’s fixture lying joint-second in the league table – and the contest certainly didn’t disappoint. Hoyland started brightly and in the fifth minute Jenny Connor got herself into an excellent… Read more »


Henderson hat-trick sinks below-par Barnsley

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Barnsley 1, Millwall 3 (Championship) By Andrew Lodge Barnsley boss Keith Hill says he is trying to build something at Oakwell. This reporter commends him for that – and believes he has done a terrific job so far this season, on a shoestring of a Championship budget. To be 12 points clear of the bottom… Read more »


Reds linked with Orient skipper

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It is being claimed that League One club Leyton Orient have rejected an offer from Barnsley for their club captain Stephen Dawson. The 26-year-old Irish midfielder is out of contract at the end of the current season – and has so far shown no inclination to pen a new deal. Sky Sports are claiming today… Read more »


Reds versus Lions: head-to-head

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The record between Barnsley and Saturday’s visitors Millwall is a very close one. Tomorrow’s Oakwell clash will be the 59th competitive meeting of the two clubs. Millwall have won 18, Barnsley 17. But the Reds go into the game as favourites for the three points, despite the fact that they are without their two best… Read more »


Rimmo on Sky Sports

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Oakwell legend Norman Rimmington features on tonight’s Football League Weekend show on Sky Sports at 5.30pm. They would need a five-hour programme at least to enable ‘Rimmo’ to get across what he’s seen in the game during his long career at Barnsley FC!


Dodgeball Championships at Metrodome

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The 2012 Barnsley Dodgeball Championships will be staged at the Metrodome on Wednesday, February 15. Organised by Team Barnsley, the trading name of TeamActiv Ltd, it is an invitation only, corporate event that starts at 6pm and will last around two hours. The entry fee is £40 per squad (up to 10 players), with six… Read more »



Cricket Lovers stage Notts evening

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Wombwell Cricket Lovers’ Society meet tonight (Thursday) at Ardsley WMC. It is the Nottinghamshire evening, with special guest Mike Newell. The meeting gets underway at 7.45pm.


Hill targets a successful 20-game season

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Barnsley manager Keith Hill has now set his sights on ‘over-achieving in a 20-game season’ – and says a push towards the top six is not a forlorn dream. The Reds are sitting comfortably in 14th spot in the Championship table, with 36 points from 26 fixtures. They are six points adrift of the play-offs,… Read more »