Saturday, April 4, 2020

Special Olympic swimmers from St Albans certainly caused a splash before sport was shutdown due to coronavirus.

Friday, April 3, 2020

St Albans City assistant manager Chris Winton says his time at the club may have been short and filled with hardships at the wrong end of the National League South table but he is still thoroughly enjoying life.

Thursday, April 2, 2020

The RFU have come up with a “fair and balanced” way of deciding the final league positions across grassroots rugby – although how it actually works is still shrouded in mystery.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

A former Welwyn Garden City trophy-winning skipper is at the forefront of a rapidly growing charity football match to help raise funds for the NHS and acknowledge their efforts during the coronavirus crisis.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Ian Allinson would like to see the season played to a finish but just wants the final decision of the FA to be made across the board.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

The former head coach of England Roses would like to see the Netball Superleague season start over after the suspensions on sport for the coronavirus have been lifted.

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Colney Heath have joined an ever-growing list of clubs who have written to the FA to “express profound concern and displeasure” at the decision to void the season and expunge all results.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Questions still remain for St Albans City about what happens next after the National League suspended the 2019-2020 season indefinitely.

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Scott Shulton says the consensus among players he’s spoken to is that the FA’s decision to void the season is “strange”.

Monday, March 30, 2020

St Albans City Youth’s last day of action came on March 8 but being a huge club with hundreds of teams means there was plenty of action. This is from the West Herts Youth League.

Monday, March 30, 2020

Sebastian Coe says the decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics until the summer of 2021 was the right thing to do to protect the athletes’ mental health.

Monday, March 30, 2020

A former St Albans City footballer is hoping a free exercise class on Facebook for children and adults alike brings a sense of “normality” to people’s lives during the coronavirus lockdown.

Monday, March 30, 2020

England and Tottenham striker Harry Kane has said the Premier League may have to follow non-league’s example and consider finishing the season.

Monday, March 30, 2020

It was once viewed as a way of chilling out with friends – but a chance conversation with an Olympian has put a St Albans teenager on the path to being a professional snowboarder.

Sunday, March 29, 2020

The cancellation of the Herts Ad Sunday League because of the coronavirus means there is plenty of time to cast minds back to past glories – and we start with happy days for two teams in the 1990s.

Saturday, March 28, 2020

St Albans City manager Ian Allinson says his players are coping with lockdown but they just want to get back to playing football.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Essex & Herts Leopards have had their National Basketball League Division One status confirmed after the final positions in the aborted season were calculated.

Friday, March 27, 2020

Ian Allinson says “positive and quick” answers need to be given to clubs so they can finally start to plan what comes next.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

The non-league football season below the top two steps is over – with dire consequences for Colney Heath but relief for London Colney.

Thursday, March 26, 2020

The Rugby Football Union has agreed to support clubs during the coronavirus outbreak with a multi-million pound package – despite expected losses coming in at nearly £50m.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Mere hours before social isolating started Verulam Reallymoving had final race outside in the fresh air – and a brought a debut win for new signing Sam Hodges.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

In his latest opinion column, Herts Advertiser and Welwyn Hatfield Times sports reporter Neil Metcalfe looks at the ongoing fall-out of (some of) non-league ending their season early. And he wants the FA to take charge and make the most sensible decision they can.

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Saturday was meant to be a historic day for St Albans boxer Ben Callum but it wasn’t to be.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Blame it on the confined participants, blame it on mixed messages, blame it on the boogie if you want to but it appears despite an hour of confusion the non-league season is officially over.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The FA has instructed all step five and six leagues that their season is now officially over.

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The Olympic and Paralympic Games have been postponed until summer 2021 at the latest due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Monday, March 23, 2020

St Albans District Secondary Schools swimming team continued their run of successes at the Hertfordshire Secondary Schools Inter-District Swimming Championship just days before the big sport shutdown kicked in.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

The Isthmian League say they have identified their preferred solution to the outcome of the suspended season and will “express those views” to the rest of the non-league world.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Zane Banton feels the St Albans City squad would prefer to finish the season if possible but admits the safety of his family and friends should come before any footballing decision.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

It’s not just his football life that has been hit by the coronavirus outbreak with Zane Banton also left to ponder the damage being done away from Clarence Park.

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