Month: December 2016

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BES Utilities raises money for Brian House

Staff at Fleetwood based energy and telecom supplier, BES Utilities, put on their festive jumpers to support local charity, Brian House Children’s Hospice.

As well as ditching their suits and ties in favour of Christmas knitwear, employees also transformed the BES offices into a winter wonderland as part of their annual desk decorating competition, managing to raise an impressive £500 for their chosen charity.

To read the full story, visit the original ‘Fylde coast energy firm’s festive fundraiser‘ story.

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Ash Hunter is statistically better than Ronaldo

Cod Army hotshot Ash Hunter is statistically better than Real Madrid’s Ballon d’Or winner Cristiano Ronaldo.

Andy said: “His goals per minute ratio is exceptional. I’d be very surprised if anyone in League One has a better ratio over the last 18 months.

“He is a player we have really high hopes for. He has clearly got something.”

To read the full story, visit the original ‘Stats prove our Ash is deadlier than Ronaldo‘ story.

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Billy Crellin agrees three-year professional deal

Fleetwood Town are delighted to announce Billy Crellin has agreed a three-year professional contract with the club. The young goalkeeper has been rewarded for his superb form for the U18s with a long-term deal keeping him at Highbury until at least the summer of 2020.

On the news, Andy Pilley said: “We are delighted to have secured the services of Billy for three years, he’s a player we are all really excited by at the club.

“What’s just as exciting is that Billy is a Fleetwood lad and a Fleetwood Town supporter, I’m sure the fans will be delighted to see one of their own signing professional terms for the club.”

To read the full story, visit the original ‘Keeper agrees three-year professional deal‘ story.

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Vardy’s last hat-trick

The last time Jamie Vardy bagged a hat-trick was against Ebbsfleet in the Conference back in his Fleetwood days.

Andy remembers well that day in February 2012 — and recalls one of his treble was akin to David Beckham’s famous halfway line goal for Manchester United against Wimbledon.

To read the full story, visit the original ‘Revealed: Jamie Vardy’s previous hat-trick included a David Beckham-like ‘halfway line goal’‘ story.

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