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Kendal Town 2 - 0 Colne: Mark Jackson's fourth goal in four games sees Kendal Town win for first time in pre-season

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:12pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

STRIKER Mark Jackson's fourth goal in four games helped Kendal Town secure their first win of pre-season in a 2-0 victory over Colne.

Olympic silver medallist Gemma Gibbons gunning for Commonwealth Games gold after Team England holding camp at Kendal Dojo

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:17am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

OLYMPIC silver medallist Gemma Gibbons hopes memories conjured by Kendal Dojo can inspire gold at the upcoming Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Kendal make Readers Cup semis as Adam Cowperthwaite remains resolute to guide Shap Road club home

The Westmorland Gazette: Terry Hunte impresses on his way to 88 not out against Preston on Saturday

4:56pm Monday 21st July 2014

ADAM Cowperthwaite utilised the Kendal lower order as the Shap Road club progressed to the semi-final of the Readers Cup after an impressive victory over holders Blackpool at Stanley Park.

Powerful batsman John Huck stars with the bat as Netherfield progress to Readers Cup semi-final

The Westmorland Gazette:

2:57pm Monday 21st July 2014

NETHERFIELD progressed to the semi final of the Readers Cup after taking full advantage of an amended victory target as John Huck came to the batting party in no uncertain terms.

Young all-rounder Darren Nightingale provides last-over heroics as Kendal snatch winning draw from jaws of defeat at Morecambe

The Westmorland Gazette:

11:10am Monday 21st July 2014

ALL-ROUNDER Darren Nightingale bowled a triple maiden final over to save the game and ensure Kendal departed Woodhill Lane with a winning draw from a rain-affected clash.

Netherfield skipper Marc Brown admits frustration at manner of Lancaster defeat as Readers Cup quarter-final with Leyland approaches

The Westmorland Gazette: Netherfield CC captain Marc Brown demands senior players stand up and be counted with Barrow next at Parkside Road

2:40pm Thursday 17th July 2014

NETHERFIELD skipper Marc Brown admits his frustration at the the re-calculated victory target which allowed Lancaster to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat and prevail in a rain-affected clash at Lune Road.

'Season defining': Skipper Stu Parkin eyes massive fortnight as Kendal bid for knockout silverware

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

2:02pm Thursday 17th July 2014

CLUB captain Stu Parkin firmly believes the direction of Kendal’s season hinges on the next fortnight with league action supplemented by two bids for knockout silverware.

Racehorse trainer James Moffatt eyes success on home soil

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:51pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

RACEHORSE trainer James Moffatt is eyeing success on home soil as Cartmel Racecourse gets set to stage two meetings in the coming days, with £25,000 of prize money on offer in the Cumbria Crystal Hurdle.

Kendal Town continue pre-season preparations with draw against Fleetwood Town development side

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:23am Wednesday 16th July 2014

UTILITY man Jack Smith scored the opening goal as Kendal continued their pre-season preparations with a keenly-fought draw against a Fleetwood development side at Parkside Road.

Returning striker Mark Jackson insists nothing short of a promotion charge will do for Kendal Town this season

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:19am Wednesday 16th July 2014

NEW Kendal Town recruit Mark Jackson is adamant nothing but the highest heights will do this coming season as the marksman embarks on a third spell at Parkside Road.

Team Scotland's Jack Pullar insists it is business as usual with no training tweaks as Commonwealth Games approach

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:34pm Monday 14th July 2014

TEAM Scotland’s Jack Pullar insists it is business as usual and he will be doing nothing different in the final week of training before the Commonwealth Games kick off in earnest.

Rain delay de-rails in-form Netherfield victory bid as New Zealand professional Michael Barry stars for Lancaster

The Westmorland Gazette: '650 runs and 60 wickets': Sri Lankan professional Saliya Saman no shrinking violet as targets set for campaign

11:52am Monday 14th July 2014

NEW Zealand professional Michael Barry delivered with both bat and ball as Lancaster overcame Netherfield in a rain-affected clash at Lune Road – exacting revenge for their TWP Wealth semi-final defeat in the process.

Westmorland Cricket League and historian John Glaister takes a look at the leading lights and those teams who may well be in trouble

The Westmorland Gazette: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

9:00am Friday 11th July 2014

Westmorland Cricket League mid-season report 2014 by WCL historian and advocate John Glaiste

Jubilant Netherfield skipper Marc Brown 'proud' to lift TWP Wealth T20 silverware for second year in succession

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

9:00am Thursday 10th July 2014

FOR the second year in succession, Netherfield skipper Marc Brown lifted silverware as the Parkside Road club bolstered their trophy collection by retaining their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown.

Commonwealth Games appearance excites Bolton le Sands cyclist Jack Pullar

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:19pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

BOLTON-LE-SANDS cyclist Jack Pullar insists competing at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow will represent a significant step in his development, second only to an Olympic appearance.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin gives his mid-term report and praises increasing contribution of former Burneside batsman Ryan Shepherd

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

5:07pm Wednesday 9th July 2014

WITH Kendal having a free weekend, skipper Stu Parkin can reflect on the season so far with a generally positive mid-term report despite insisting there is room for improvement.

Kendal Town boss Dave Foster content with early stages of pre-season despite loss to AFC Fylde

The Westmorland Gazette: Unbeaten month is target for play-off chasing Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

9:12am Wednesday 9th July 2014

KENDAL Town manager Dave Foster is content with how the early stages of pre-season are panning out with preparations set to intensify as the month of July progresses.

Bentham light heavyweight boxer eyeing upcoming respite as he bids to end injury nightmare

The Westmorland Gazette:

4:37pm Tuesday 8th July 2014

IT HAS been a long road to recovery but Bentham powerhouse Tomi Tatham hopes there might be some positive news on the horizon as he bids to end an injury nightmare.

Netherfield CC are crowned TWP Wealth Twenty20 champions

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:15pm Sunday 6th July 2014

REIGNING champions Netherfield retained their TWP Wealth Twenty20 title after a blistering batting display blew away Blackpool in the final with the Parkside Road club powering home by 54 runs.

Ben Barrow top scores as Netherfield recover from lacklustre start to see off Lancaster and progress to TWP Wealth Twenty20 final

The Westmorland Gazette: Form: Ben Barrow

5:32pm Monday 7th July 2014

A GRITTY Ben Barrow knock saw Netherfield recover from a lacklustre start and progress to the TWP Wealth Twenty20 final after strangling the Lancaster reply in the middle overs.

Kendal Town lose opening friendly of pre-season programme to AFC Fylde despite goal from new frontman

The Westmorland Gazette: Danny Wisdom vs FC Utd

9:26am Sunday 6th July 2014

DAVE Foster’s Kendal Town lost their opening fixture of pre-season as Conference North newcomers AFC Fylde ran in four goals at Parkside Road.

Australian Ben Phillips strikes three figures as Netherfield beat Fleetwood to continue impressive league form

The Westmorland Gazette: Top score: Ben Phillips

8:03am Sunday 6th July 2014

NETHERFIELD climb to sixth in the Northern League Division One table after a superb Ben Phillips century stole the show in a 65-run win against Fleetwood at Parkside Road.

Ryan Shepherd and Gary Baker rescue Kendal from precarious position before Nick Lewthwaite takes centre stage as Kendal thrash Preston

The Westmorland Gazette: Nick Lewthwaite on his way to an unbeaten 46

7:50am Sunday 6th July 2014

HALF centuries from Ryan Shepherd and Gary Baker formed the bedrock of Kendal’s innings before Nick Lewthwaite starred with the ball as the Shap Road club dispatched Preston at West Cliff.

Captain Marc Brown is in bullish mood as Netherfield bid to retain their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

5:00am Friday 4th July 2014

SKIPPER Marc Brown insists Netherfield will head into finals day with a swagger as the Parkside Road club look to retain their TWP Wealth Twenty20 crown.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin revels in first career hat-trick while also talking up contributions of dynamic batting duo

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

1:51pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

IN-FORM Kendal captain Stu Parkin admits the sheen of a maiden career hat-trick was only slightly tarnished by his side’s failure to overcome St. Annes at Shap Road.

Kirkby Lonsdale GC ace Graham Parsons ready to take on best at Europe's largest pro-am tournament

The Westmorland Gazette:

5:07pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

KENDAL personal trainer Graham Parsons is preparing to take his place in Europe’s largest pro-am tournament little more than a year after stepping onto a golf course for the first time.

Westmorland Cricket League skippers preview Division One T20 finals day as Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton bid for glory

The Westmorland Gazette: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

2:46pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

The Division One T20 finals day sponsored by Beaumont Bygones takes place at Carnforth CC’s Quarry Park on Sunday where Shireshead, Windermere, Westgate and Warton all bid for glory.

Windermere Golf Club's Adam Chapman finishes six shots clear to win Men's Panal Rose Bowl

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:59pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

WINDERMERE Golf Club’s Adam Chapman finished six shots clear to win the Men’s Pannal Rose Bowl – a 36 hole strokeplay competition which forms part of the Yorkshire Order of Merit series.

Ambleside climb league table after securing third win of campaign against high-flying Westgate

The Westmorland Gazette:

9:41am Thursday 3rd July 2014

AMBLESIDE claimed their third victory of the season after routing high-flying Westgate for just 88 at Rydal Road – picking up a vital 12 points in the process.

Kendal speed ace James Ellison keen to forget nightmare British Superbikes Championship round at Knockhill

The Westmorland Gazette: Double podium finish for Kendal speed ace James Ellison in round two of British SUperbikes CHampionship at Oulton Park

5:00pm Wednesday 2nd July 2014

KENDAL speed ace James Ellison is keen erase the memory of round four of the British Superbikes Championship at Knockhill after entering unchartered waters.

Why I left Kendal Town: Former Blackpool star Danny Coid explains his close season Parkside Road departure

The Westmorland Gazette:

10:31am Tuesday 1st July 2014

FORMER Kendal Town skipper Danny Coid has left the club and admits to being disappointed with the way his stay at Parkside Road ended during the close season.

Skipper Marc Brown notches third half century in four Northern League outings as Netherfield claim five-wicket win against St. Annes

The Westmorland Gazette:

3:09pm Monday 30th June 2014

SKIPPER Marc Brown notched his third half century in four Northern League outings as Netherfield claimed victory by five wickets despite the earlier batting efforts of St. Annes professional Toby Bulcock.

Former New Zealand international Jamie How proves irresistible force with unbeaten 169 as Kendal out-muscle Penrith

The Westmorland Gazette:

1:17pm Monday 30th June 2014

FORMER New Zealand international Jamie How proved an irresistible force with a staggering 169 not out as Kendal produced a powerful batting display to out-muscle Penrith at Shap Road.

Netherfield fall agonisingly short of toppling reigning champions Leyland as seamer Nathan Chambers snares five-wicket haul

The Westmorland Gazette: Netherfield seam bowler Nathan Chambers admits return to form perfect tonic for himself and Parkside Road club

10:01pm Sunday 29th June 2014

HENRY Thompson’s batting knock proved the decisive factor as Netherfield fell agonisingly short of toppling reigning champions Leyland at The Stanning Memorial Ground.

Skipper Stu Parkin's hat-trick fails to inspire Kendal comeback in low-scoring defeat to St. Annes

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

9:42pm Sunday 29th June 2014

A STU PARKIN hat-trick proved a false dawn and failed to inspire a Kendal comeback as St. Annes edged a low-scoring clash by three wickets at Shap Road.

Netherfield batsman Ben Barrow extols virtues of bowler Mark Clarkson, claiming seam bowler is a major reason for club's upturn in form

The Westmorland Gazette: Form: Ben Barrow

1:30pm Wednesday 25th June 2014

NETHERFIELD batsman Ben Barrow has highlighted the performances of bowler Mark Clarkson as a major contributing factor in the club’s upturn in form.

Age no barrier for Levens sharp shooter Bill Warrender who wins silver at Grand Masters Hockey World Cup

The Westmorland Gazette: Age no barrier for Levens sharp shooter Bill Warrender who wins silver at Grand Masters Hockey World Cup

6:00am Wednesday 25th June 2014

THE old adage that age is no barrier has particular resonance for one Levens hockey player who has just picked up his latest accolade at the age of 75.

'Probably not my best': New Zealand pro Jamie How declares unbeaten 150 knock has been bettered

The Westmorland Gazette: New Zealand international Jamie How talks about Kendal return and record-equalling domestic year

8:53am Tuesday 24th June 2014

HE may have dispatched the visiting bowling attack to all parts of the ground en route to an unbeaten 150, but New Zealand professional Jamie How is not convinced it was his best knock in Kendal colours.

Kendal Town FC to hold open trials evening tonight at Kirkbie Kendal School

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town FC chairman Haydon Munslow thrilled clubhouse is back under club occupancy

1:45pm Tuesday 24th June 2014

Kendal Town FC will be holding an open trials evening tonight at Kirkbie Kendal School from 7pm.

Former New Zealand international Jamie How smashes mammoth 150 not out as Kendal stroll to Readers Cup win

The Westmorland Gazette: Applause: Jamie How

10:14am Tuesday 24th June 2014

FORMER New Zealand international Jamie How was in prime form, smashing a devastating and unbeaten 150 as Kendal thrashed Preston to make Readers Cup progress.

Sri Lankan Saliya Saman misses out on ton but powerful innings paves way for Netherfield's Readers Cup win

The Westmorland Gazette: '650 runs and 60 wickets': Sri Lankan professional Saliya Saman no shrinking violet as targets set for campaign

10:10am Tuesday 24th June 2014

NETHERFIELD’S upturn in form continued as Sri Lankan professional Saliya Saman delivered a knockout blow with the bat, as the Parkside Road club made Readers Cup progress at the expense of Lancaster.

Kendal suffer ten-wicket loss at Lancaster as New Zealand pro Michael Barry stars alongside skipper Jamie Heywood

The Westmorland Gazette: Slazenger V100 TAS ULTIMATE cricket bat

10:07am Tuesday 24th June 2014

LANCASTER captain Jamie Heywood joined forces with New Zealand professional Michael Barry to lead the Lune Road club to an impressive ten-wicket victory and cast aside their early season woes.

Skipper Marc Brown records imperious knock as Netherfield comfortably chase down target at high-flying Darwen

The Westmorland Gazette: Leading from the front: Marc Brown

9:59am Tuesday 24th June 2014

SKIPPER Marc Brown led from the front with an imperious knock as Netherfield made it back to back Northern League victories, inflicting defeat on high-flying Darwen for only the second time this season.

Netherfield seal TWP Wealth Twenty20 finals day spot as Ben Phillips top scores in win at Penrith

The Westmorland Gazette: Top score: Ben Phillips

8:50am Tuesday 24th June 2014

AUSTRALIAN Ben Phillips notched his highest score in Netherfield colours as the Parkside Road club maintained their perfect TWP Wealth Twenty20 record this season and secured a much-coveted place at finals day.

Seamer Mark Clarkson stars as Netherfield claim derby bragging rights against Kendal and steal match in TWP Wealth qualification race

The Westmorland Gazette: Seamer Mark Clarkson stars as Netherfield claim derby bragging rights against Kendal and steal match in TWP Wealth qualification race

8:46am Tuesday 24th June 2014

SEAMER Mark Clarkson came to the fore with the ball as Netherfield took a giant stride towards TWP Wealth Twenty20 finals day with victory over Kendal at Shap Road.

Kendal skipper Stu Parkin reckons performances against Fleetwood and Lancashire Colts expose side's biggest weakness - inconsistency

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal skipper Stu Parkin rips through Barrow top order as Jamie How seals victory with powerful batting display

2:00pm Thursday 19th June 2014

KENDAL skipper Stu Parkin gave an honest appraisal of performances against Fleetwood and the Lancashire Colts, believing the clashes highlighted his side’s biggest weakness.

Netherfield seam bowler Nathan Chambers admits return to form perfect tonic for himself and Parkside Road club

The Westmorland Gazette: Netherfield seam bowler Nathan Chambers admits return to form perfect tonic for himself and Parkside Road club

9:00am Thursday 19th June 2014

NETHERFIELD seam bowler Nathan Chambers admits his personal performance combined with his side’s victory against Chorley was the perfect Parkside Road tonic.

Danny Mitchley explains decision to leave Kendal Town, as Dave Foster adds Parkside Road old boy to striking ranks

The Westmorland Gazette: Hotshot: Danny Mitchley

5:22pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

HOTSHOT Danny Mitchley insists the decision to leave Kendal Town has more to do with circumstance than an overriding desire to quit Parkside Road.

Warton's Alex Thistlethwaite scores maiden career century as Windermere battle for draw at Hyning Park

The Westmorland Gazette: Warton's Alex Thistlethwaite scores maiden career century as Windermere battled for draw at Hyning Park

5:27pm Wednesday 18th June 2014

ALEX Thislethwaite scored the maiden century of his career as Warton set Windermere an imposing total, but ultimately had to settle for a winning draw at Hyning Park.

'Felt like a win': Kendal speed ace James Ellison maintains podium consistency and claims first second-place finish of season at Snetterton

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal superbikes star James Ellison has title glory and a first BSB championship on his mind ahead of Brands Hatch

10:35am Tuesday 17th June 2014

JAMES Ellison claims his maiden second-place finish of the season felt like much more after the Kendal speed ace secured another double podium at round three of the British Superbikes Championship at Snetterton.




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