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No old boys act as Mintcakes boss Dave Foster looks to be noisy neighbour when Lancaster City come calling on Easter Monday

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

8:56am Tuesday 15th April 2014

KENDAL Town boss Dave Foster admits the fixture list could not have thrown up a better clash as the Mintcakes prepare for their final home match of the season.

Kendal Town 3-1 Harrogate Railway Athletic

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 3-1 Harrogate Railway Athletic

5:36pm Monday 14th April 2014

MIKE Rushton marked his return to front-line action with two goals as Kendal erased the memory of three successive defeats with victory against Harrogate at Parkside Road.

Back to the future? Kendal Town skipper Warren Beattie relishes defensive responsibilities while tipping opponent's for play-off glory

The Westmorland Gazette: Back to the future? Kendal Town skipper Warren Beattie relishes defensive responsibilities while tipping opponent's for play-off glory

5:37pm Monday 7th April 2014

MORE often than not seen in the Mintcakes engine room this season, Kendal Town skipper Warren Beattie admits occupying a central defensive berth feels like a home from home.

Ramsbottom United 3-0 Kendal Town

The Westmorland Gazette: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

6:15pm Saturday 5th April 2014

PHIL Dean was on target twice as Ramsbottm United brushed aside Kendal Town with a first-half blitz to maintain their charge for the play-offs.

Mintcakes boss Dave Foster praises contribution of new signings in defeat against champions-elect Curzon Ashton

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

4:44pm Monday 31st March 2014

KENDAL Town boss Dave Foster praised the contribution of new signings Ricardo Egili and Aaron Fleming as the Mintcakes were brushed aside by table-toppers Curzon Ashton.

Kendal Town 0-3 Curzon Ashton

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 0-3 Curzon Ashton

5:51pm Saturday 29th March 2014

NIALL Cummins scored twice as champions-elect Curzon Ashton continued their march towards the league title with a comprehensive victory over Kendal.

New signing Craig Carney loses lucky charm tag but revels in chance to resurrect career at Kendal Town

The Westmorland Gazette: New signing Craig Carney loses lucky charm tag but revels in chance to resurrect career at Kendal Town

10:57am Monday 24th March 2014

HE was proving a lucky charm for his new club until defeat against Ossett Town ruined new signing Craig Carney’s perfect record in Kendal colours.

Ossett Town 1-0 Kendal Town

The Westmorland Gazette: FOOTBALL: Pair aid county

7:50pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

IN a match of contrasting halves substitute Rob Branagan scored the only goal of the game as Ossett Town maintained their slim play-off hopes.

England under-21 head coach Gareth Southgate to deliver practical demonstration to Cumberland and Westmorland football coaches

The Westmorland Gazette: YOUTH ROLE: Gareth Southgate

11:26am Thursday 20th March 2014

ENGLAND under-21 head coach Gareth Southgate will deliver a practical training demonstration to coaches from Cumberland and Westmorland Football Associations in August.

'Winning mentality and mental toughness': Dave Foster highlights Kendal's improving strength in numbers

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

3:13pm Wednesday 19th March 2014

MANAGER Dave Foster has claimed his side’s mental fortitude is a primary factor in their recent resurgence after Kendal recorded their fourth consecutive victory.

Kendal Town 2-1 Padiham

The Westmorland Gazette: Winner: Danny Mitchley

10:47pm Tuesday 18th March 2014

LETHAL marksman Danny Mitchley headed home a second-half winner as below par Kendal grinded out victory against Padiham at Parkside Road.

Defensive qualities strike right chords for boss Dave Foster in on-song Kendal Town performance

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

1:08pm Monday 10th March 2014

AFTER recording only their fourth clean sheet in the league this season, boss Dave Foster believes an on-song Kendal Town struck all the right chords defensively against Salford City.

Kendal Town 2-0 Salford City

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 2-0 Salford City

7:49pm Saturday 8th March 2014

DANNY Coid scored a delightful opening goal as Kendal cruised to victory over a subdued Salford City – recording back-to-back wins for the first time since December.

Charity auction planned for jet-setting Ibis Junior FC in bid to contest 2014 USA Cup

The Westmorland Gazette: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

2:53pm Thursday 6th March 2014

IBIS Junior FC is aiming to be the first team from northern England to compete at the USA Cup in Blaine, Minnesota – the world’s largest 11-aside youth football tournament.

Kendal Town boss Dave Foster expects Mintcakes to hit full throttle between now and season's end

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

1:17pm Monday 3rd March 2014

WITH half an eye already on next year and a potential title tilt, Kendal Town manager Dave Foster is urging his players to produce a strong end to the current campaign.

Farsley AFC 1-2 Kendal Town

The Westmorland Gazette: Hotshot: Danny Mitchley

11:17am Monday 3rd March 2014

CALLUM HOCTOR slotted home his first goal of the season in Kendal colours as the Mintcakes completed an impressive league double over play-off hopefuls Farsley.

After scoring his first goal of 2014, Kendal Town hotshot Danny Mitchley eyes division's top marksman gong

The Westmorland Gazette: Hotshot: Danny Mitchley

3:39pm Monday 24th February 2014

SITTING pretty at the top of the league’s goalscoring charts, Danny Mitchley is relieved to be firing again after enduring a mini drought by his own very high standards.

Kendal Town 2-3 Bamber Bridge

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 2-3 Bamber Bridge

8:00pm Saturday 22nd February 2014

THE old boys’ network ruled at Parkside Road as Alex Taylor and Zach Clark returned to haunt their former club as Bamber Bridge enhanced their play-off credentials.

UPDATE: Tributes continue to be paid to Kendal Town club president Sir Tom Finney

The Westmorland Gazette: From left : Jamie Douglas, Sir Tom Finney, Neil Dougan and Lostock Hall born 2008/09 scholar George Miller

2:50pm Sunday 16th February 2014

KENDAL Town chairman Haydon Munslow has paid tribute to club president and former England international Sir Tom Finney who has died aged 91.

Postponed: Kendal Town v Padiham

The Westmorland Gazette: Runcorn Linnets continued their strong league campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory at Congleton Town.

10:18am Saturday 15th February 2014

KENDAL Town's fixture with Padiham has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

'It's a slow process': Kendal Town Assistant Manager Michael Stringfellow believes the Mintcakes are moving forward

The Westmorland Gazette: 'It's a slow process': Kendal Town Assistant Manager Michael Stringfellow believes the Mintcakes are making the right moves

12:29pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

WHILE three points from six games does not make particularly pleasant reading, Kendal Town Assistant Manager Michael Stringfellow believes the Parkside Road plan is heading in the right direction.

Warrington Town 2-1 Kendal Town

The Westmorland Gazette: Warrington Town 2-1 Kendal Town

11:07am Sunday 9th February 2014

With the race for automatic promotion intensifying, top-scorer Ciaran Kilheeney proved the match-winner as title-chasing Warrington Town secured three vital points against Kendal Town at Cantilever Park.

Kendal Town centre-half Kevin Brown acknowledges Darlington's attacking prowess after heavy defeat

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town centre-half Kevin Brown acknowledges Darlington's attacking prowess after heavy defeat

5:32pm Monday 3rd February 2014

DEFENSIVE lynchpin Kevin Brown believes Kendal may well have faced the league’s most potent attacking force during the 5-1 defeat to Darlington 1883.

New strip deal for Carlisle United

The Westmorland Gazette: Runcorn Linnets continued their strong league campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory at Congleton Town.

4:32pm Monday 3rd February 2014

VIRGIN Trains has been revealed as the official shirt sponsor and travel partner of Skybet League One team Carlisle United after a long-running association with haulier Eddie Stobbart came to an end.

Kendal Town 1-5 Darlington 1883

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 1-5 Darlington 1883

6:09pm Saturday 1st February 2014

A Stephen Thompson-inspired Darlington extended their unbeaten run to ten games after outmuscling Kendal with a powerful second-half display.

Former Preston North End midfielder Warren Beattie talks of his eventful Kendal Town season

The Westmorland Gazette: Former Preston North End midfielder Warren Beattie talks of his eventful Kendal Town season

4:48pm Wednesday 29th January 2014

IT has been quite a season for Kendal Town’s influential midfield man Warren Beattie – a return to his spiritual home, a problematic knee injury and now the captain’s armband.

Kendal Town manager Dave Foster relishing prospect of downing some big guns ahead of Darlington 1883 clash

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

12:34pm Tuesday 28th January 2014

KENDAL Town manager Dave Foster is relishing the prospect of facing some of the division’s leading lights as his side bids to claw back vital points.

Inaugural South Lakes disabled football tournament hailed a rip-roaring success

The Westmorland Gazette: Inaugural South Lakes disabled football tournament hailed a rip-roaring success

9:30am Friday 24th January 2014

RIVERSIDERS UNITED hosted South Lakeland’s inaugural five-a-side football tournament for disabled players at Kendal Leisure Centre on Saturday.

Kendal Town FC chairman Haydon Munslow thrilled clubhouse is back under club occupancy

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

1:00pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

KENDAL Town FC chairman Haydon Munslow expects a tangible improvement to the club’s financial position now the Mintcakes have assumed control of the clubhouse at Parkside Road.

Ex-Kendal Town flyer Danny Williams scores first goal in professional football

The Westmorland Gazette: Former Kendal Town paceman Danny Williams thriving in full-time game after professional debut

4:54pm Thursday 23rd January 2014

FORMER Kendal Town winger Danny Williams scored the only goal of the game as Inverness Caledonian Thistle beat Aberdeen at the weekend.

Kendal Town Football Club assumes ownership of its clubhouse

4:12pm Monday 20th January 2014

KENDAL Town FC have announced that negotiations over the clubhouse occupancy have been successfully concluded with Parkside (Kendal) Ltd.

Former Kendal Town paceman Danny Williams thriving in full-time game after professional debut

The Westmorland Gazette: Former Kendal Town paceman Danny Williams thriving in full-time game after professional debut

7:00am Thursday 16th January 2014

With the Scottish Premiership season reaching its halfway stage, Ross McLean catches up with ex-Kendal Town winger Danny Williams about life in the full-time game.

Postponed: Kendal Town v Bamber Bridge

The Westmorland Gazette: Runcorn Linnets continued their strong league campaign with a comfortable 4-0 victory at Congleton Town.

10:57am Saturday 18th January 2014

Today's fixture between Kendal Town and Bamber Bridge has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.

Kendal Town forward Maison McGeechan enjoying striking limelight with goals the aim

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town forward Maison McGeechan enjoying striking limelight with goals the aim

5:36pm Tuesday 14th January 2014

WITH last season’s tally already surpassed, forward-thinking Maison McGeechan is revving into top gear with little intention of taking his foot off the goalscoring gas.

Kendal Town 2-2 Cammell Laird

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town 2-2 Cammell Laird

7:01pm Saturday 11th January 2014

FOR the second week running Kendal were the victims of a late comeback as debutant Phil Mooney scored a stoppage-time leveller for Cammell Laird.

No armband for now but new role for Danny Coid excites Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

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

2:44pm Thursday 9th January 2014

HAVING tweaked his tactics to utilise the qualities of Danny Coid to greater effect, Kendal Town manager Dave Foster insists the early signs are promising.

Late comeback thwarts Dave Foster's side: Wakefield 3-3 Kendal Town

7:39pm Saturday 4th January 2014

SUBSTITUTE Joe Turfrey scored a last-gasp equaliser to complete a staggering late comeback and secure a priceless point for Wakefield in their battle against the drop.

Postponed - Kendal Town v Darlington 1883

2:12pm Wednesday 1st January 2014

After a 2pm pitch inspection the referee has postponed today's clash between Kendal Town and Darlington 1883 at Parkside Road.

Kendal Town skipper Danny Coid eyes Parkside Road future

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town skipper Danny Coid eyes Parkside Road future

8:56am Monday 30th December 2013

IT may not always be plain sailing but Kendal Town skipper Danny Coid admits he is open to extending his stay at Parkside Road beyond the current campaign.

Harrogate Railway Athletic 3-1 Kendal Town

10:01am Sunday 29th December 2013

KENDAL’S four-game unbeaten run came to an end at Harrogate Railway Athletic, with Maison McGeechan’s late strike proving only a consolation.

Former Kendal Town wingman makes full professional football debut

1:17pm Tuesday 24th December 2013

FORMER Kendal Town winger Danny Williams made his first start in the professional game for Inverness Caledonian Thistle at the weekend in the Scottish Premiership clash with Aberdeen.

All square in Boxing Day derby clash: Lancaster City 2-2 Kendal Town

7:17pm Thursday 26th December 2013

JACK SMITH headed a second-half equaliser to stretch Kendal’s unbeaten run to four matches as the Boxing Day derby clash at Lancaster’s Giant Axe ended level.

Three league wins on the spin: Kendal Town 5-1 Radcliffe Borough

The Westmorland Gazette: Three league wins on the spin: Kendal Town 5-1 Radcliffe Borough

6:01pm Saturday 21st December 2013

PROLIFIC forward Danny Mitchley scored twice as in-form Kendal made it three league wins on the spin against lowly Radcliffe Borough.

More of the same would see play-off berth, claims Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

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

2:48pm Monday 23rd December 2013

WITH an unbeaten festive period still the aim after victory over Radcliffe Borough, a buoyant Dave Foster insists a winning run can place Kendal firmly among the play-off contenders.

Unbeaten month is target for play-off chasing Kendal Town boss Dave Foster

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

4:51pm Monday 16th December 2013

WITH Kendal taking maximum points from their last two league games, manager Dave Foster has challenged his squad to end the month of December unbeaten.

Gilkes friendly planned at Parkside Road with a professional twist

3:59pm Tuesday 17th December 2013

KENDAL firm Gilkes – the official shirt sponsor of Kendal Town – will compete against the Mintcakes in a friendly fixture at Parkside Road on Sunday, January 26, kick-off 1pm.

Windermere's hockey youngsters fall short of national comp despite goal-laden effort

9:29am Thursday 19th December 2013

DESPITE scoring 22 goals in four northern championship games at Hull, Windermere’s youngsters narrowly missed out on the five-a-side National Under-18 Indoor Hockey Cup finals.

Kendal Town Ladies secure vital victory at bottom of the table Woolton

The Westmorland Gazette: Kendal Town Ladies secure vital victory at bottom of the table Woolton

1:41pm Monday 16th December 2013

A FIRST-HALF Vanessa Temple hat-trick inspired Kendal to a crucial victory over bottom of the table Woolton at Childwall School.

Back to winning ways on the road: Ossett Albion 1-3 Kendal Town

3:41pm Sunday 15th December 2013

MAISON MCGEECHAN scored twice as Kendal constructed a second-half comeback to defy their miserable away form and deepen ten-man Ossett Albion’s relegation fears.

Despite cup exit, Kendal Town boss relieved with league win and return of frontman

The Westmorland Gazette: Despite cup exit, Kendal Town boss relieved with league win and return of frontman

6:00pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

WHILE Danny Mitchley took centre stage with his headline-grabbing hat-trick on Saturday, Kendal boss Dave Foster is keen to point to the qualities of returning forward Sefton Gonzales.



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