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17th July 2018
PRE-SEASON SO FAR – NICK KELSALL REVIEW

The Canaries took to the field for their opening game of pre-season in a fixture against Luton Town that clashed with the “Canarinho” national team of Brazil’s World Cup quarter final show down with Belgium. The fact that 788 fans turned up to Top Field on a weeknight is a solid indicator of the passion…

16th July 2018
Hemel Friendly – Cancelled

Unfortunately, the Friendly match scheduled for this evening at Top Field against Hemel Hempstead Town has had to be CANCELLED. This is due to being unable to get match officials for the game.

15th July 2018
Herts Charity Cup Final – Cancelled

The Herts Charity Cup final between Hemel Hempstead Town and Hitchin Town due to be played at Berkhamsted FC tomorrow has been called off. This is due to the fact that Hemel have withdrawn from the game for safety reasons. I received an email from Dean Chance the Hemel Hempstead Town secretary this morning that…

15th July 2018
NEW SIGNINGS LEWIS & EZRA

As mentioned in Roy’s latest weekly bulletin, Hitchin Town have made two new signings ahead of the new 2018-19 season. Firstly, striker Ezra Forde. He is 19 and played nearly 50 games for Oxford City In the National League South over the last two seasons. Prior to that, Ezra was a part of the Luton…

13th July 2018
WEEKLY BULLETIN FROM ROY

FIXTURES On Saturday 14 July a Hitchin Town XI will play at Stotfold kick off 3.00pm while on Wednesday 17 July a Hitchin Town XI will play Sandridge Rovers at The Arena kick off 6.45pm in pre- season friendlies. Monday 16 July Hemel Hempstead Herts Charity Cup Final (2016/17) at Berkhamsted kick off 7.45pm. The…

13th July 2018
CIDER & CHEESE FESTIVAL THIS WEEKEND

The Cheese & Cider Festival will be taking place this weekend at the Canary Club @ Top Field. We are delighted to share the list of all the exciting ciders from near and far that you will be able to sample on the weekend. The list includes an extensive selection from award-winning local producer Apple…

11th July 2018
BEN WALSTER MOVES ON

The Club can confirm that Ben Walster has decided he would like a fresh challenge and is going to move on to pastures new.

6th July 2018
WEEKLY BULLETIN FROM ROY

After what seems a very short break the bulletin returns this week. I will produce a bulletin each week from now on and Mark Burke’s manager’s notes will return next week. FIXTURES Friday 6 July home to Luton Town friendly kick off 7.00pm. Normal prices apply. There will be a proper programme for this game….

4th July 2018
LUTON TOWN FIRST TEAM & SKY SPORTS ON FRIDAY

We’ve now received confirmation that Luton Town will be bringing their first team to Top Field for the 7pm kick-off on Friday 6th July. From the Luton Town website: Hatters boss Nathan Jones is looking forward to this Friday’s game against Evo-Stik Southern League Premier Central outfit Hitchin Town ahead of his side’s pre-season trip…

2nd July 2018
BARRY REVELS

This week we received the extremely sad news that Barry Revels, a long-time Hitchin Town fan, passed away last Saturday. Many of you may have known Barry, who regularly attended home games and a number of away games with his sons. For anyone wishing to attend, Barry’s funeral will be held on Tuesday 10th July,…