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United run ends with Walton defeat

Hastings United Football Club's three-match winning run was ended by a 3-2 loss away to Walton Casuals tonight (Wednesday).

Craig Ottley scored a brace of free kicks in Bexhill United's 3-2 victory over Seaford Town. Picture courtesy Mark Killy

Bexhill celebrate dramatic late winner

Bexhill United Football Club preserved its interest in this season’s knockout competitions with a dramatic victory on Tuesday night.

Sam Cruttwell goes up for a header during Saturday's win over Whyteleafe. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings target fourth straight victory

Hastings United's in-form footballers will be aiming to keep the momentum going tonight (Wednesday).

Bexhill United midfielder Wayne Giles closes down a Seaford Town opponent during the recent league meeting between the clubs

Bexhill keen to seize last chance for cup success

Bexhill United's footballers will be keen to make the most of their last chance of cup success this season.

Callum Smith took his tally for the season to 15 with a hat-trick against Alfold

Westfield hit nine for second time in four games

Westfield’s footballers banged in nine goals for the second time in four games.

Jamie Crone scored a comical winner for Little Common against Oakwood.

Common come from behind to clinch victory

Little Common's footballers came from a goal down at half time to achieve a good 2-1 win at Oakwood on Saturday.
Kevin Barden on the ball for Bexhill United against East Preston. Picture by Simon Newstead

Frustration for beaten Bexhill

Bexhill United's footballers endured a frustrating afternoon as they lost 2-0 at home to East Preston on Saturday.

Jack Harris scored Hastings United's last two goals in the 4-0 win at Whyteleafe this afternoon. Picture courtesy Scott White

Four goals in 11 minutes give United another win

Hastings United's footballers continued their excellent form thanks to four goals in 11 second half minutes this afternoon (Saturday).

Harry Stannard scores Hastings United's second goal in the 7-0 thrashing of Herne Bay on Tuesday night. Picture courtesy Scott White

Another busy Saturday of football in store

Another busy Saturday of football lies in prospect today.


Video: Week to savour for goal-hungry Hastings

Even the longest-standing Hastings United Football Club followers would surely be struggling to recall such a goal-laden week.

Bexhill United full-back Craig Ottley (left) with the family of the late Richard Dickie Anderson at The Polegrove. Picture courtesy Mark Killy

Football mourns death of popular Dickie

The Bexhill footballing community has been plunged into sadness by the sudden death of a well-known and much-liked player.
Gordon Cuddington wins a header during Bexhill United's 3-1 defeat away to Storrington on Saturday. Picture courtesy Mark Killy

Bexhill face test of character

Ryan Light says his Bexhill United Football Club team is undergoing the first real test of its character following a dip in form.

Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain in action for Portsmouth's under-18 side in the FA Youth Cup.

Oxlade-Chamberlain seals Borough loan switch

Eastbourne Borough have swooped to sign Christian Oxlade-Chamberlain on an initial one-month loan deal.

Harry Stannard struck twice in the opening three-and-a-half minutes. Picture courtesy Scott White

Red hot United blast magnificent seven

Having scored six against Guernsey at the weekend, Hastings United's footballers went one better with a 7-0 victory at home to Herne Bay tonight (Tuesday).
Sam Baldock celebrates putting Albion 1-0 ahead with Gaetan Bong. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Baldock nets only goal as Albion beat Wolves

Sam Baldock scored the only goal of the game as Albion moved up to third in the Championship with victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers this evening.

Callum Smith on the ball for Westfield against Worthing Town Leisure.

Westfield snatch victory from jaws of defeat

Westfield's footballers snatched victory from the jaws of defeat in a dramatic finish at The Parish Field on Saturday.

Alex Akrofi, pictured here on the ball against Guernsey on Saturday, is suspended tonight. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings keen to pick up where they left off

Hastings United's footballers will be aiming for more of the same as they return to action tonight (Tuesday).

Dan Cruikshank netted his first Little Common against Midhurst & Easebourne.

Five-star Common ease past Midhurst

Little Common's footballers extended their unbeaten league run to nine games with a comprehensive victory yesterday (Saturday).

Frannie Collin scored a hat-trick as Hastings United thrashed Guernsey 6-1. Picture courtesy Scott White

Rampant Hastings hit Guernsey for six

Hastings United's footballers celebrated their biggest win of the season as they thrashed Guernsey 6-1 at The Pilot Field this afternoon (Saturday).

Sam Cruttwell was credited with the goal which put Hastings United ahead against Margate. Picture courtesy Scott White

Battling Hastings suffer extra-time agony in FA Cup

Hastings United Football Club's progress in the FA Cup came to an agonising end tonight (Tuesday).

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