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Frustrating night for Reds – but a memorable one for Steve!

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Barnsley 0, Burton Albion 0 (SkyBet League One) (By Keith Lodge) On a night of total frustration the only consolation for Barnsley in this re-arranged encounter was the extension of their unbeaten run which now stretches to 13 matches. But the football was of secondary concern on a night when 61-year-old Oakwell volunteer Steve Croft,… Read more »

Woodrow brace takes Reds five points clear in second place

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Barnsley 2, Wycombe Wanderers 1 (SkyBet League One) (By Keith Lodge) A sending-off, five bookings, two penalties, 12 minutes of second half stoppage time and three goals! No-one could complain about lack of incident or talking points in a game which saw Barnsley stretch their unbeaten League run to 12 matches and strengthen their second-from-top… Read more »

Harriers turn miles into money for Barnsley Hospice

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Runners from Barnsley Harriers have been turning miles into money to raise over £2,000 for Barnsley Hospice. The funds were generated through the running club’s four Silkstone Shuffle trail races in 2018, with profit from entry fees and income from bake sales at the events going towards the total. A sponsored ‘beer mile’, which saw… Read more »

Chief Executive leaves Oakwell

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Barnsley Football Club have confirmed that Gauthier Ganaye will join OGC Nice tomorrow (February 1). Ganaye has been at Oakwell since the summer of 2017 in the role of Chief Executive. Until a new appointment is made, Paul Conway will assume Gauthier’s duties, working within the Oakwell offices. The club’s co-chairman, Conway has given the following statement… Read more »

Cold and windy weekend for Wheelers

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Last Sunday two groups from Birdwell Wheelers set off from Wombwell in bitterly cold and very windy weather. One, comprising Chris Jenkins, Dave Scargill, Dave Hudson and John Woodhouse, rode a 70 mile loop and met up at Birkin Fisheries café, while the other – Steve Myatt, Tony Lodge, Rob Parkes and Phil Adams – … Read more »

Wheelers split into two groups for training rides

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Sunday again saw two groups of Birdwell Wheelers set out from Brewers Fayre roundabout at Wombwell for winter training rides. Austin Watson, Rodger Holmes, Philip Adams and Steve Myatt rode a 60-mile loop on quiet roads to Snaith with a cafe stop at The Old Station Station House, Snaith, while Chris Jenkins, John Woodhouse, Robert Parkes, Dave Hudson… Read more »