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Fylde coast amateur football: Wrens and Additions setting the pace

AFC Additions lead the way with two wins out of two in the Bathroom Solutions Blackpool and Fylde Sunday Football Alliance.

Football
Danny Edwards, batting against Southport and Birkdale last year, was in fine form against them over the weekend

Fylde coast cricket round-up: Northern League, Lytham and Palace Shield

Netherfield are on the brink of being crowned Northern League champions after their 48-run win at St Annes on a day Blackpool also lost heavily.

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Tryscorer Connor Wilkinson

Sedgley Tigers 46 Fylde 26: Match report

ylde were well beaten by their impressive National Two hosts in this first pre-season game, though several young players gave strong performances.

Rugby Union
Jack Muldoon has a shot for Fylde Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

AFC Fylde 2 Dagenham and Redbridge 2: Match report and reaction

Draw specialists Fylde were again denied their first win in the National League as Sam Ling’s leveller deep into stoppage time maintained Dagenham and Redbridge’s unbeaten record.

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BREAKING: Britain's top athletes announced for #teamparkrun events UK wide from 9am today - August 19

On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic stars just revealed for the #teamparkrun 5k events UK wide today - Saturday,- August 19.
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Dave Challinor

We’re competing but need defenders says Fylde boss

AFC Fylde manager Dave Challinor hopes to bring players in as soon as possible but believes his current squad deserves more points.

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Lewis Montrose  Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

Montrose: No time for Fylde to dwell on defeat

AFC Fylde midfielder Lewis Montrose has urged his team-mates not to dwell on their first defeat of 2017 at Mill Farm.

AFC Fylde
Lewis Montrose scores for Fylde Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

AFC Fylde 1 Maidenhead United 4: Match report and reaction

Ten-man AFC Fylde suffered their first National League defeat of the season at the hands of a Dave Tarpey-inspired Maidenhead.

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Henry Jones celebrates

Fylde’s Jones calls for realistic targets

AFC Fylde midfielder Henry Jones goes into the Coasters’ game against Maidenhead United tonight by claiming a top-half finish would constitute a good season.

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JoJo Siwa gets ready for Slimefest, coming to Blackpool Pleasure Beach Arena in October

It's ready, set, BOW as JoJo prepares for Slimefest

Teenage social media superstar and trendsetter JoJo Siwa can’t wait to head to Blackpool - telling fans Slimefest is going to be ‘awesome’.
News
The cast of Cinderella at the Grand Theatre, from left Olivia Birchenough, JJ Hamblett, Steve Royle and Melanie Walters

All-star cast shall go to the ball

A boy band idol, kids' TV host and Gavin And Stacey star will join Grand panto favourite Steve Royle in this year's seasonal extravaganza.
Theatre and Comedy
Sam Finley scores Fylde's third goal of the first half  Picture: STEVE MCLELLAN

Ebbsfleet United 3 AFC Fylde 3: Match report

Fylde had to settle for a third successive National League draw after conceding a heartbreaking 89th-minute equaliser in Kent.

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Lytham restricted England's Haseeb Hameed to 17

Fylde coast cricket review: Northern League, Lytham, Palace Shield

Blackpool and St Annes were winners in the Northern Premier League but both look to be battling for runners-up spot behind runaway leaders Netherfield.

Sport
Simmons (right) will challenge Askin

Champion Askin to make first title defence

St Annes boxer Matty Askin is to make the first defence of his British cruiserweight title this autumn.

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England celebrate with the trophy

Old Links course praised as England retain crown

England were crowned the 2017 Boys Home Internationals champions with a 100% record after winning all three matches against Ireland, Scotland and Wales at St Annes Old Links Golf Club.

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Dave Challinor

AFC Fylde boss bids to scupper the Fleet

It will be a case of two of a kind tomorrow when Vanarama National League new boys Fylde and Ebbsfleet meet in Kent.

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Jack Muldoon

Hitman Muldoon backs Rowe to return to goal trail for Fylde

Summer signing Jack Muldoon was delighted to get off the mark in AFC Fylde’s 1-1 draw at Chester on Tuesday and believes strike partner Danny Rowe will soon be back among the goals too.

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Muldoon and Finley celebrate Fylde's goal

Chester 1 AFC Fylde 1: Report and reaction

AFC Fylde earned a solid point at Chester in their first away trip of the new National League season.

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Adam Little

Kirkham boxer Little aims to silence big-mouthed rival

‘Re-energised’ Fylde coast boxer Adam Little will make a belated first appearance in the ring in 2017 when he fights on a stand-out show at the Echo Arena, Liverpool, on September 16.

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