THIS WEEK 2014/15 - No7

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THIS WEEK 2014/15 - No7

Postby Alan Beckett » Sat Sep 13, 2014 8:50 am

THIS WEEK 2014/15 -25, 50 and 100 YEARS AGO WEEK 7


1989/90
Saturday 16th September 1989
Scoreline Midland Combination Challenge Cup
Bolehall Swifts 2 v 1 Coleshill Town
Scorer: Jim Clayton.
Although Coleshill were beaten, they still went through to the next round as Bolehall were disqualified.

NO REPORT IN THE SUNDAY MERCURY

Tuesday 19th September
Birmingham Senior Cup
Halesowen Town 3 v 2 Coleshill Town
Scorers: Ricky Allen, Jim Clayton.
Coleshill were narrowly beaten by a late goal from Halesowen who were to emerge as champions of the Beazer Homes League Midlands Division. Town took the lead twice.

P7 W3 D2 L2 F11 A10 Pts11 Pos 10/20

Fixture Saturday 23rd September
Coleshill Town v Mile Oak Rovers

1964/65
Saturday 12th September 1964
Birmingham Youth & Old Boys League Mercian Division
Senior Cup First Round
South Yardley 3 v 2 Coleshill Town
Scorers: Tony Pugh pen, Ewan.

COLESHILL CHRONICLE WROTE
In the Senior Cup Coleshill Town were given “exit” by South Yardley who were rather lucky to get into the next round by virtue of a narrow 3-2 win. The ball never ran kindly for Coleshill and at least two of the winners goals carried a doubtful look, their marksmen being Colvin, Danks and McLean. The Town’s reply was performed by Tony Pugh with a penalty and Ewan.

P3 W0 D0 L3 F2 A5 Pts0

Fixture Saturday 19th September
Walmley v Coleshill Town


1914/15
Saturday 12th September 1914
FROM THE COLESHILL CHRONICLE ARCHIVES
Cricket still being played, Coleshill lost to Harborne, but there is an letter from an angry reader who asks why our young men are still playing cricket and football and not rushing to join the army.

Coleshill And District And The War
Soldiers On Active Service
Local Role Of Honour

The following is a list of soldiers who are on active service or have joined the colours in Coleshill and the District:

Coleshill: Thomas Yates – Kings Royal Rifles, Harry Moss – West Yorkshire Regiment, John Stilgoe – West Yorkshire Regiment, T. Townsend – West Yorkshire Regiment, J .Hastings – Kings Royal Rifles, C. Hastings – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment, H. Nicholds – West Yorkshire Regiment, W. Hastings – Kings Royal Rifles, F. Townsend – West Yorkshire Regiment, A. Hickin – West Yorkshire Regiment, G.E. Mallin – West Yorkshire Regiment, G.A. Green – West Yorkshire Regiment, W. Williams – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment, John Wilson – Kings Royal Rifles, J. Keatley – West Yorkshire Regiment, H. Basketfield – Kings Royal Rifles, E.H. Basketfield – Royal Warwickshire, B. Burrow – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment, C. Randell – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment, J.F. Nevill – Coldstream Guards, Nigel Nevill – Kings Royal Rifles, W.J. Palmer – 3rd Battalion Royal Warwickshire, H. Taylor – Royal Field Artillery, V.A. Senior – Royal Field Artillery, T. Senior – Royal Warwickshire, F. Marriott – Kings Royal Rifles, Wallis White – Kings Royal Rifles, E. Webb – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment, H.J. Hastings – Royal Field Artillery, B. Showell – West Yorkshire Regiment, J.W. Grice – West Yorkshire Regiment, C.W. Kimberlee – Royal Field Artillery, H.F. Court – Royal Field Artillery, G. Laurence – Royal Engineers, W.S .Johnson – 7th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment.

Birmingham City Battalion
The following are additional names of applicants for admission to the Birmingham City Battalion who have registered at the office of the Birmingham Daily Post. The full number was 4,500.
J.H.Arnold of Parkfield Road, W.W. Green of Ferndale, C. Jervis of Forge Mills, L.H. Pratt of High Street.

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