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Bexhill sign prolific strike ace

Bexhill United Football Club has pulled off a marquee signing ahead of the 2018/19 season.

Hat-trick hero Daniel Ajakaiye in the thick of the action during Hastings United's pre-season friendly away to Westfield. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings hit goal trail in opening friendlies

Hastings United Football Club has made an impressive start to its pre-season friendly matches.

Hastings United will host Thamesmead Town on the opening day of the new season. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings handed home start to new season

Hastings United Football Club has been handed a home start to the 2018/19 season.

Sussex Schools Under 15 v Inner London Schools at Three Bridges (Gareth Southgate)  England Manager. Standing second from left.

Flashback: Gareth Southgate lines-up alongside Sussex’s finest in 1985

Photographer Bryan Allen sent in this photograph of Sussex Schools under-15 football team before their match against Inner London Schools, taken in 1985. Pictured second left on the back row is England manager Gareth Southgate. Bryan’s son Dean Allen is second from the right in the front row and the picture also features many familiar names in Sussex football who continued to play and manage in the county and beyond.

Hastings United have been drawn at home to VCD Athletic in the Emirates FA Cup preliminary round.

Hastings and Common net home ties in FA Cup

The footballers of Hastings United and Little Common received home ties in today’s (Friday’s) draw for the Emirates FA Cup.

Hastings United Football Club's players are put through their paces in their first pre-season training session.

Hastings’ start to pre-season ‘almost too good’

Hastings United manager Chris Agutter said the start of the football club’s pre-season preparations has been ‘almost too good’.

Hastings United Football Club first team manager Chris Agutter. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings boss praises ‘brilliant’ England

Hastings United Football Club manager Chris Agutter has described England’s achievements at the 2018 FIFA World Cup so far as ‘brilliant’.

Ethan Stapley

Talented young Ethan signs on for Barcelona academy

By Ken McEwan

Jahmal Howlett-Mundle playing for Ashford United against Hastings United at The Pilot Field in February 2018. Picture courtesy Scott White

Hastings sign ex-Crystal Palace youngster

Hastings United Football Club has completed the signing of a former Crystal Palace youngster.

1066 Specials enjoy memorable day at Chelsea

1066 Specials enjoy memorable day at Chelsea

The 1066 Specials Football Club enjoyed a memorable day at the home of the mighty Chelsea.

The Little Common team which won the Under-9 Cup at the football club's annual tournament.

100 teams tackle popular Common tournament

Little Common Football Club enjoyed a successful tournament weekend with 100 teams taking part in the two-day event.

Action from the local derby between Bexhill United and Little Common on Easter Monday. Picture by Simon Newstead

Bexhill and Common announce pre-season schedules

Bexhill United and Little Common football clubs have announced their pre-season friendly fixtures.

The Nubrix team at a charity football tournament in Hastings including ex-professionals Dean Hammond (back left) and Kerry Mayo (front left).

Ex-professional footballer dons boots for Hastings tournament

Former professional footballer Dean Hammond donned his boots once again at a charity tournament in Hastings.

Hollington United's youth section is growing rapidly.

‘Unbelievable’ interest in Hollington youth set-up

Hollington United manager Scott Price says there’s been ‘unbelievable’ interest in the football club’s rapidly expanding youth section.

Jempson's Rye store manager Neil Sheppard alongside the Premier League trophy.

Rye store honoured to host Premier League trophy

The Premier League football trophy was in Rye on Saturday.

Hollington United in action against Rye Town during the 2017/18 season. Picture by Simon Newstead

Double winners Hollington on the move to new league

Hollington United will compete in the Mid Sussex Football League Premier Division next season.

Little Common and Langney Wanderers are two of the three teams promoted to the Southern Combination League Premier Division.

Common promotion confirmed with announcement of league line-up

Little Common Football Club has had its promotion confirmed following Friday’s announcement of the club allocations for step five and six of the National League System.

The Premier League trophy will be on show in Rye today.

Premier League trophy comes to Rye

The Premier League football trophy will be in Rye today (Saturday).

Southern Combination League

Promoted and relegated teams revealed with constitution of top SCFL divisions announced

The constitution of the top division in the Southern Combination League have today been annouced within the club allocations for Step 5 and 6 of the National League System.

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