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Updated Monday, 04 December 2017

12th October 2017

The funeral on Warren Minshull will be held at the Gwent Crematorium, Cwmbran on Friday 20th October 2017 at 10.00am.

 

10th October 2017

Thomas Rowe 2001-2017

Whitehead Graig United Junior Football Club have informed us of the sudden death of player Thomas Rowe. Thomas tragically passed away on Saturday 7th October 2017 age 15. Thomas was a popular member of the team and was voted player of the year last season. Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of Thomas at this sad time. All clubs are requested to observe a minutes silence at games this weekend as a mark of respect for Thomas and the family he has left behind.

Funeral details will posted when known.

RIP Thomas.

 

2nd October 2017

Warren Minshull 1985-2017

Upper Cwmbran AFC are deeply saddened to announce the passing of player Warren Minshull on Saturday 30th September 2017, aged 32. Warren joined the club whilst it was in its infancy, and quickly established himself as an important member of the squad.  Throughout ups and downs as a side, they could always rely on Warren to be amongst the first to pick up positives even when things looked bleak. Warren was highly regarded by his team mates and the staff at Upper Cwmbran AFC.  He was regularly seen with an arm around a player, young and old alike, providing his insights and passing on his experiences. We know that those moments will be cherished by his team mates. Warren leaves behind his wife and three young children. Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of Warren at this sad time. All clubs are requested to observe a minutes silence at games this weekend as a mark of respect for Warren and the family he has left behind.

Funeral details will be posted when known.

RIP Warren

 

1st October 2017

The funeral of Keith Williams will be held at Blaenau Gwent Baptist Church, Victoria Street, Abertillery on Friday 27th October 2017 at 2.00pm followed by cremation at the Gwent Crematorium, Croesyceiliog at 4.00pm.

 

Refreshments will be provided after the funeral at the New Bridgend Inn.

 

25th September 2017

Keith Williams 1955-2017

We have been informed by Abertillery Excelsiors AFC of the tragic news of the passing of long serving Secretary of the club Keith Williams, on Saturday 23rd September 2017.

Keith was a loyal servant to the club, whose hard work and dedication to Abertillery Excelsiors was only surpassed by his lust for life and laughs. His body of work across many levels of Welsh football is a testament ...to his love of the game and his award-winning programmes were the stuff of legends.

Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of Keith at this sad time. All clubs are requested to observe a minutes silence at games this weekend as a mark of respect for Keith and the family he has left behind.

Funeral details will be posted when known.

 RIP Keith

   

16th September 2017

The funeral of Christopher Barnett will take place on Friday 29th September 2017 at 11.00am in St Pauls Church Cwmtillery followed by burial at the Cemetery.

Refreshments will be provided after the funeral at the New Bridgend Inn.

 

11th September 2017

Christopher Barnett 1974-2017

We have been advised by Abertillery Excelsiors FC of the  passing of player Christopher Barnett. Christopher collapsed while playing for the club on Saturday and passed away in hospital. The club are totally devastated at the loss of this popular player and did all they could at the game on Saturday to save him. Our heartfelt condolences go out to the family of Christopher at this sad time. All clubs are requested to observe a minutes silence at games this weekend as a mark of respect for Christopher and the family he has left behind. 

 

Funeral details will be posted when known.

 RIP Christopher.

 

16th August 2017

 Due to FAW Rule Changes there are new Misconduct Report Forms for Referees

 

12th July 2017

 Public Liability Certificate 2017-2018

 

13th May 2017

Malpas United FC won the Senior Cup after beating Neuadd Wen FC 2-0.

 

Albion Rovers FC won the County Motors Challenge Cup after coming from behind to beat Ynysddu Welfare 4-3 in extra time.

 

6th May 2017

Fairfield United FC won the GCFA Amateur Cup 5-4 on penalties after the game finished 1-1.

 

5th May 2017

Laws of the Game for season 2017/2018 - CLICK HERE.

 

30th April 2017

Closing date for entries into the Association Cups for season 2017/2018 is July 1st 2017.

 

29th April 2017

Cromwell Junior FC won the Junior Under 14 Cup after beating Caerleon Jun FC 4-1 on penalties. The thrilling Final finished 3-3 after extra time.