Wings downed by Spitfires

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8:59pm Monday 25th August 2014

Eastleigh inflicted Welling's third consecutive away defeat, but the Wings can take heart from a performance from which they should probably have taken something.

Cray made to pay for sloppy opening ten minutes

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11:04am Monday 25th August 2014

Cray paid for a sloppy opening ten minutes as Wroxham took the three points at Hayes Lane.

Welling thwarted by late Woking leveller

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11:18pm Saturday 23rd August 2014

Both Welling United and Woking will consider their drawn match as two points dropped.

Wands win first game of the season

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7:22pm Thursday 21st August 2014

Cray Wanderers won their first game of the season 4-2 against Barkingside at Hayes Lane.

Burman feels Dartford are edging closer to victory

News Shopper: Manager Tony Burman

4:39pm Monday 18th August 2014

Dartford boss Tony Burman believes his side are not far off from the standard being set by the other teams in the Conference Premier.

Basingstoke ease to victory at Bromley

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10:58am Monday 18th August 2014

Bromley’s unbeaten start to the season came to an abrupt end on Saturday at Hayes Lane when Basingstoke Town recorded a comprehensive 3-0 victory.

Brown impressed by Ebbsfleet's quality

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10:13am Monday 18th August 2014

Ebbsfleet manager Steve Brown praised the quality of his squad after they recorded a tight 1-0 victory over Havant & Waterlooville at Stonebridge Road on Saturday.

McMahon strike breaks Havant's resistance

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9:54am Monday 18th August 2014

Ebbsfleet United made it two wins out of two on Saturday as they defeated a stubborn Havant & Waterlooville side 1-0 at Stonebridge Road.

Cray suffer Ware nightmare

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9:10pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Cray lost their third straight game at the start of the season against a lively Ware side.

Cray Wanderers to appear on Thailand TV

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8:01pm Sunday 17th August 2014

Over six million people in the Far-East will soon learn about London’s oldest football club when it stars in Unseen Football, a sports documentary produced by one of Thailand’s main television broadcasters.

Welling crash again

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11:58pm Saturday 16th August 2014

Following defeat at Torquay United, Jamie Day made two changes to the Welling line up, Zach Fagan and Barney Williams replacing Rod Young and the injured Ben Jefford.

Thurrock vs Cray Wanderers 12/8/14

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11:26pm Saturday 16th August 2014

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Smooth take off for Ebbsfleet against Concord

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3:21pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Ebbsfleet United started the new season last night with 2-0 home victory over Concord Rangers and manager Steve Brown promised fans there was more to come from his side.

Two wins from two for Bromley

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3:44pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

Bromley recorded a second consecutive victory of the season – their first at Hayes Lane – against Whitehawk on Tuesday evening. 

Wings come home empty handed from Torquay

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11:59pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

While Welling United may question some key decisions that didn't go their way, they were soundly beaten by an experienced Torquay United team.

Burman takes positives from Wrexham loss

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12:35pm Monday 11th August 2014

Dartford boss Tony Burman felt there were plenty of positives for his side to take from Saturday’s 2-1 home defeat at the hands of Wrexham.

Winning start for new look Bromley at Havant

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9:48am Monday 11th August 2014

Bromley opened the season on Saturday with a convincing 3-1 victory over Havant & Waterlooville at Westleigh Park.

10 man suffer first day home defeat

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4:07pm Sunday 10th August 2014

Cray’s start to the season ended in disappointment when they were beaten by a strong Sudbury team.  

Welling held by nine man Telford

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10:41pm Saturday 9th August 2014

Seven players made their Welling United league debuts against newly promoted AFC Telford United.

Cray Wanderers aim to bounce back from relegation

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7:59pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Cray Wanderers – the world’s second oldest football team – are set to begin the 2014-15 season in the Ryman League Division One North for the first time in their history.

Dartford footballers enjoy unbeaten title success

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12:27pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

Unbeaten Dartford FC Black U10s won the spring SELKENT A League having conceded just twice all season.

Pre-season provides plenty of positives for Ebbsfleet manager

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11:01am Monday 4th August 2014

Ebbsfleet boss Steve Brown revealed he has learnt a lot from pre-season after his side defeated Gillingham 1-0 to secure six friendly wins out of six.

Gallagher leads Welling to victory over the Bees

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10:05pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Jake Gallagher's brace helped Welling United to a confidence boosting victory over a Brentford development eleven.

Bromley FC to host Crystal Palace next week

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12:12pm Friday 1st August 2014

Bromley Football Club will play host to Crystal Palace next week.

Young Lions see off the Wings

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1:14pm Wednesday 30th July 2014

First half goals from Magaye Gueye and Aiden O’Brien were sufficient to allow the Millwall U21 side claim a good victory at Welling United.

Fleet chief wants answers on Salisbury City saga

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10:20am Monday 28th July 2014

Ebbsfleet manager Steve Brown is demanding answers from the Conference over the Salisbury City saga.

Brown keeps feet on ground after Pompey become latest scalp

News Shopper: Steve Brown

9:30am Monday 28th July 2014

Ebbsfleet United manager Steve Brown revealed he was not getting carried away with his side’s good pre-season form, even after Saturday’s 3-0 home victory over Portsmouth.

Wands enjoy shock Palace win

News Shopper: Connor McLaren (far right) blasts the ball past Alex Stavrinou to score the only goal of the game. PICTURES BY DAVE BUDDEN.

12:30pm Thursday 24th July 2014

Cray’s unbeaten start to pre-season continued with a 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace’s youngsters on Tuesday evening.

Young inspires Wings to victory

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6:39pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

Preparations for the new season continued well for Welling United as they stretched their unbeaten stretch to five games with victory at Maidstone.

PICTURE COMPILATION: Welling 1-1 Gillingham

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11:38am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Welling's build up to the new season continued on Saturday with a creditable 1-1 draw against Football League outfit Gillingham - see the best shots from Keith Gillard.

Wings rue late missed penalty

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11:00pm Saturday 19th July 2014

Joe Healy’s stunning equaliser earned Welling a 1-1 draw with League One Gillingham.

Kids to get free entry for Bromley v Swindon Town friendly

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2:12pm Friday 18th July 2014

Swindon Town will send a full strength side to take on Bromley at Hayes Lane on July 26 – with all U16s allowed in for free.

Former Bromley footballer guilty of match-fixing Down Under

News Shopper: David Obaze gives Bromley the lead. EDMUND BOYDEN.

11:05am Thursday 17th July 2014

A former Bromley FC footballer has been fined by an Australian court for match-fixing.

PICTURE COMPILATION: Bromley 0-2 Gillingham

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3:45pm Wednesday 16th July 2014

Bromley were beaten 2-0 at home by Gillingham last night in a pres-season friendly and photographer Edmund Boyden snapping away on the touchline.

Wings take honours in local derby

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11:52pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

VCD Athletic started their pre-season campaign by hosting Welling United, who had already beaten Sittingbourne and Charlton.

Welling claim morale boosting pre-season victory

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12:06am Sunday 13th July 2014

Football returned to Park View Road with the annual pre-season friendly between Welling United and Charlton Athletic.

Ex-Millwall favourite says yes to Borough but former Spurs star declines offer

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10:19am Tuesday 8th July 2014

Former Millwall striker Gary Alexander has signed for Greenwich Borough - but Edgar Davids will not be joining after being linked with a shock move to the non-league minnows.

Former Spurs, Juventus and Ajax star in discussions with Borough on shock move

News Shopper: Ex-Eagle Edgar Davids in action for Crystal Palace

9:26am Tuesday 24th June 2014

Edgar Davids could be set for a shock move to Southern Counties East League outfit Greenwich Borough.

Dartford boss admits sense of relief after Salisbury relegation hands his club reprieve

News Shopper: Tony Burman. PICTURE BY KEITH GILLARD.

4:44pm Monday 16th June 2014

Manager Tony Burman admits he was relieved after Dartford were reinstated back into the Conference following Salisbury City’s demotion to the Conference South.

UPDATE: Dartford handed Conference reprieve as Salisbury demotion finally confirmed

News Shopper: David Skinner (above) says Dartford have yet to hear anything from the Conference

5:20pm Friday 13th June 2014

Dartford have finally discovered they will play in the Conference again next season after Salisbury City’s financial problems saw them officially relegated late this afternoon.

Midfielder has Welling contract cancelled by mutual consent

News Shopper: Ross Lafayette scores Welling's consolation goal. PICTURES BY DAVE BUDDEN.

1:00pm Wednesday 11th June 2014

Welling’s summer recruitment problems continue after Matthew Harriott became the latest player to change his mind about playing for the club next season.

VIDEOS: Relive England's 7 opening World Cup fixtures from 1982 to 2010

News Shopper: Sven-Goran Eriksson led England to the quarter-finals in 2002 and 2006

3:40pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

The nation is now counting down the hours until Saturday’s fixture against Italy so we’ve taken a nostalgic look back with a video compilation of England’s previous seven opening games from 1982 onwards to help get you in the World Cup mood.

Wings v Addicks tickets go on sale

News Shopper: Joe Pigott fires the Addicks in front at Park View Road. PICTURE BY KEITH GILLARD.

10:16am Tuesday 10th June 2014

Tickets for the upcoming Welling v Charlton pre-season friendly went on sale from Park View Road this morning.

9 World Cup stars with links to SE London and north Kent

News Shopper: Roy Hodgson has previous with Crystal Palace and Gravesend & Northfleet (now known as Ebbsfleet United). Picture by David Purday.

11:57am Friday 6th June 2014

The World Cup is less than a week away so what better time to have a closer look at some of the figures involved with connections to the News Shopper area?

Day snaps up released Arsenal defender

News Shopper: Wings boss Jamie Day. Picture by Dave Budden.

5:01pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Welling have wasted no time in snapping up central defender Zach Fagan following his recent release by Arsenal.

Ravens Wood celebrate Madejski Stadium triumph

News Shopper: The boys and teachers with the trophy

2:37pm Tuesday 20th May 2014

Ravens Wood School’s U13 football team is celebrating national success after winning the English Schools’ Football Association boys’ cup at Reading FC’s Madejski Stadium.

VIDEO: Wings midfielder wins non-league goal of the season award for Grimsby stunner

News Shopper: Joe Healy controls the ball before opening the scoring

4:18pm Thursday 15th May 2014

If you Google Joe Healy and Welling United, the most outrageous of finishes will pop up on your screen of the midfielder scoring a spectacular goal against Grimsby Town.

Bromley district footballers close in on county cup hat-trick

News Shopper: The U15s trounced Maidstone 5-1 in the final

12:21pm Thursday 15th May 2014

Bromley schools’ district football teams have enjoyed success at U14 and U15 level in this year’s Kent county competition.

Brown demands title challenge from Ebbsfleet after Dover play-off final loss

News Shopper: Steve Brown consoles Joe Howe at the final whistle

10:07am Monday 12th May 2014

Ebbsfleet United manager Steve Brown challenged his side to go one better next season after Saturday’s 1-0 Conference South play-off final defeat against Dover Athletic.

Dover enjoy victory over Ebbsfleet in play-off final

News Shopper: Alex Osborn applauds the home fans

5:11pm Saturday 10th May 2014

Former Fleet player Nathan Elder ruined Ebbsfleet United’s promotion dream by scoring the decisive winning goal for Dover Athletic in today’s Conference South play-off final.

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