Club News – Fixtures + FM 16 Winners + RSC+ Away Travel
A quick canter through of what is going on at the club this week plus ticket details for the RSC New Year Eve’s bash …………………….
Youth (FCYA) versus Watford CSE AWAY – Kick-off 14:00 – League
First team versus Weston-super-Mare – AWAY – Kick-off 3.00pm – FA Trophy 1st Round – Admission to the game is £10 Adults, Concession £7, Under 16 £2 & Under 16’s with an adult FREE (If a replay is required this will be on Tuesday 15 Dec at the Freebets.co.uk stadium kick-off 7:45pm).
Ladies First team versus Hackney Womens – HOME – Kick-off 14:00 – League
Ladies (Reserves) versus Clapham Kicks – HOME – Kick-off 14:00 – League
FM 2016 Winners
Congratulations to Iain Ward, the chosen Twitter winner with his answer of ‘3’ -Bristol Rovers, Wealdstone & White Hawk . There were no correct answers to the Facebook question (which was to do with players with a double barrelled surname!), a new question will be posted this week.
Poppy Collection & Captains Arm Band Competition
The final figure, confirmed by our local RBL branch, for the monies raised by the club via the collection tins in the clubhouse, juniors tea bar and buckets on the day of the Colchester Utd game plus the winning bid for the Captains Arm Band was £595.10. Well done to all
Tickets are now on sale from bar staff for our traditional New Years Eve bash. At just £12 for Adults and £6 for Children (Under 16’s) it makes a great way to celebrate with friends and family as we say goodbye to ‘2015’ and hello to ‘2016’…….
As ever, there will be football on the big screens throughout the week and next weekend as follows:-
- Monday 7th December Everton v Palace at 8pm
- Tuesday 8th December Wolfsburg v Manchester United in the Champions League at 7.45pm
- Wednesday 9th December Olympiakos v Arsenal in the Champions League at 7.45pm
- Thursday 10th December FC Sion v Liverpool at 6pm and Spurs v Monaco at 8.05pm
- On Friday 11th December Wolves v Notts Forest at 7.45pm
- On Sat 12th December Norwich v Everton at 12.45pm & at 5.30pm Bournemouth vs Manchester United
- Sunday 6th December s Aston Villa v Arsenal at 1.30pm
- Sunday 6th December Spurs v Newcastle at 4pm
Away Coach Travel details
Don’t forget next Saturday (12 Dec) we head off to the West Country to face yesterday’s visitors Weston-super-Mare at the Woodspring Stadium in the 1st Round of the FA Trophy kick-of 3:00pm. As previously posted, the Board of Directors are rewarding Stones fans fantastic loyalty by subsidising supporters coach travel and the cost will be just £5.00. The coach will depart at 10:15 (sharp) and will leave immediately after the game.
The following Saturday (19 Dec), subject to there being enough bookings, the Supporters Club will also be running a coach to the Vanarama National League South game at Chelmsford City.
The coach, which will have a toilet en-board, will depart from The Vale at 11:30 and will depart from Chelmsford City’s ground immediately after the match.
An additional pick-up/drop off point will be at Junction 25 off the M25, if required.
Costs – Adult Members: £ 15.00, Adult Non-Members: £ 17.00, Concession Members: £ 10.00, Concession Non-Members: £ 12.00 (Concessions – OAP’s (65 and above) Children (16 and under) & Students).Should any supporters be making their own way to Chelmsford, there is the opportunity (subject to seats being available) to travel back to Ruislip after the game on the Supporters Club Coach for £5.00. The final deadline for bookings will be at 6pm on Monday 14 December. A decision after this deadline will be made whether the coach will run.
To reserve a seat for either the Weston-super-Mare or Chelmsford City games please contact Alan Palmer (Travel Secretary) as follows:-