Chell Trophy Draw

The draw for the 1st Round of the Chell Trophy is as follows:-

Tuesday 6 October 2015
Diss Town v. Stowmarket Town
Hadleigh United v. Walsham le Willows
Saffron Walden Town v. Halstead Town

Wednesday 7 October 2015
Cornard United v. Stanway Rovers
Felixstowe & Walton United v. Whitton United

byes:- Brantham Athletic, Brightlingsea Regent, Witham Town

Long Melford, Lowestoft Town, Newmarket Town, Wivenhoe Town and Woodbridge Town opted not to enter the competition this season.

Premier Division Fixtures Released

The Thurlow Nunn League Premier Division fixture list for next season can be found on the following file:-

THURLOW NUNN LEAGUE PREMIER DIVISION FIXTURES 2015

Fixtures for the opening Saturday (August 8) are:-

Brantham Athletic v. Godmanchester Rovers
Felixstowe & Walton United v. Long Melford
Hadleigh United v. Walsham le Willows
Haverhill Rovers v. Gorleston
Ipswich Wanderers v. Mildenhall Town
Kirkley & Pakefield v. Newmarket Town
Norwich United v. Saffron Walden Town
Stanway Rovers v. Fakenham Town
Swaffham Town v. FC Clacton
Whitton United v. Thetford Town

To find the season’s fixture list for a particular team go to:-

http://full-time.thefa.com/Index.do?league=958158630

and click on the team name in the embryo league table.

Thurlow Nunn League First Division and Reserve League fixtures will follow once the Ryman and Southern League fixtures are released.

2015/16 Fixture Update

The 2015/16 Thurlow Nunn League season is to kick off with a curtain raiser First Division match at Wivenhoe Town on Friday evening, August 7th. The Dragons will host Woodbridge Town at the Maple Tree Cars Stadium ahead of the main season start the following afternoon. The match is to be the first of a series of Friday evening league fixtures to be scheduled during the course of the season.

The League is also pleased to announce two further Groudhopper Events to give supporters the chance to see 4 matches in a single 24 hour period. This follows the success of similar events over the past three seasons.
Details are as follows:-

Long Melford v. Saffron Walden Town (Friday 18 September, ko 7.45pm)
Cornard United v. Wivenhoe Town (Saturday 19 September, ko noon)
Haverhill Rovers v. Swaffham Town (Saturday 19 September, ko 3.00pm)
Ely City v. Haverhill Borough (Saturday 19 September, ko 6.00pm)

Walsham le Willows v. Thetford Town (Friday 4 March, ko 7.45pm)
Stowmarket Town v. Woodbridge Town (Saturday 5 March, ko noon)
Hadleigh United v. Fakenham Town (Saturday 5 March, ko 3.00pm)
Whitton United v. Brantham Athletic (Saturday 5 March, ko 6.00pm)

It is hoped to release the full Premier Division fixture schedule later this week. The First Division fixtures will not be available for at least another fortnight as 6 of those teams groundshare with Ryman and Southern League sides and fixtures for those leagues are not expected until around July 16/17.

Reserve League fixtures will follow after the First Division fixtures with the first matches to be scheduled to August 15th.

League Challenge Cup

The draw for the early rounds of the 2015/16 League Challenge Cup has been made.

Preliminary Round
16 September 2015
Wivenhoe Town v. Hadleigh United

22 September 2015
Cornard United v. Godmanchester Rovers
Gorleston v. Walsham le Willows

23 September 2015
Haverhill Borough v. Long Melford

Round 1
13 October 2015
AFC Sudbury Res v. Haverhill Borough or Long Melford
Braintree Town Res v. Cornard United or Godmanchester Rovers
Diss Town v. Stowmarket Town
Felixstowe & Walton United v. FC Clacton
Haverhill Rovers v. Newmarket Town
Kirkley & Pakefield v. Gorleston or Walsham le Willows
Norwich United (holders) v. Team Bury
Saffron Walden Town v. Halstead Town
Stanway Rovers v. Brantham Athletic
Swaffham Town v. King’s Lynn Town Res
Thetford Town v. Downham Town

14 October 2015
Dereham Town Res v. Mildenhall Town
Fakenham Town v. Ely City
Ipswich Wanderers v. Whitton United
Needham Market Res v. Leiston Res
Wivenhoe Town or Hadleigh United v. Woodbridge Town (13 Oct if Hadleigh)

Round 2 
11/12 November 2015

Quarter Finals 
19/20 January 2016

Semi Finals 
9/10 February 2016

Final 
2 May 2016, ko 3.00pm

Debenham LC, Great Yarmouth Town and March Town United opted not to enter the competition this season.

First Division KO Cup

The draw for the early rounds of next season’s First Division KO Cup has been made.

Preliminary Round 
AFC Sudbury Res (holders) v. Leiston Res (Sept 9)
Dereham Town Res v. Needham Market Res (Aug 22)
Woodbridge Town v. Cornard United (Aug 22)

Round 1  (all Nov 7)
Debenham LC v. Haverhill Borough
Diss Town v. Halstead Town
Downham Town v. Great Yarmouth Town
Ely City v. Dereham Town Res or Needham Market Res
March Town United v. Team Bury
Stowmarket Town v. King’s Lynn Town Res
Wivenhoe Town v. AFC Sudbury Res or Leiston Res
Woodbridge Town or Cornard United v. Braintree Town Res

Final – Friday May 6th (other dates tba)

Youth League Constitution

At the Thurlow Nunn League AGM on June 20th the following Youth League Constitution was agreed for Season 2015/16 (new entrants in bold):-

CENTRAL DIVISION
Brantham Athletic
Coplestonians
Felixstowe & Walton United
Framlingham Town
Ipswich Wanderers
Leiston
Needham Market
Stowmarket Town
Walsham Le Willows
Woodbridge Town

EAST DIVISION
Beccles Town
Bungay Town
Diss Town
Gorleston
Great Yarmouth Town
Harford Tornadoes
Kirkley & Pakefield
Norwich United
Wroxham

NORTH DIVISION
Aylsham
CSF Canaries
Dereham Town
Easton & Otley College
Fakenham Town
Horsford
North Walsham
Sheringham
Swaffham Town

CAMBRIDGE DIVISION
Biggleswade Town
Biggleswade United
Ely City
Godmanchester Rovers
Histon
Mildenhall Town
Newmarket Town
Royston Town
Saffron Walden Town
Soham Town Rangers
St Neots Town

SOUTH DIVISION
AFC Sudbury
Brightlingsea Regent
Cornard United
FC Clacton
Hadleigh United
Halstead Town
Haverhill Rovers
Long Melford
Sporting 87
Witham Town

WEST DIVISION
Chatteris Town
Downham Town
Holbeach United
Huntingdon Town
King’s Lynn Town
March Town United
Peterborough Northern Star
St Ives Town
Wisbech St Mary

Senior Leagues Constitution 2015/16

At the Thurlow Nunn League AGM on June 20th the following Constitution was agreed for the Senior Divisions for Season 2015/16:-

Premier Division
Brantham Athletic
FC Clacton
Fakenham Town
Felixstowe & Walton United
Godmanchester Rovers
Gorleston
Hadleigh United
Haverhill Rovers
Ipswich Wanderers
Kirkley & Pakefield
Long Melford
Mildenhall Town
Newmarket Town
Norwich United
Saffron Walden Town
Stanway Rovers
Swaffham Town
Thetford Town
Walsham le Willows
Whitton United

First Division
AFC Sudbury Reserves
Braintree Town Reserves
Cornard United
Debenham LC
Dereham Town Reserves
Diss Town
Downham Town
Ely City
Great Yarmouth Town
Halstead Town
Haverhill Borough
King’s Lynn Town Reserves
Leiston Reserves
March Town United
Needham Market Reserves
Stowmarket Town
Team Bury
Wivenhoe Town
Woodbridge Town

Reserve League Constitution 2015/16

At the Thurlow Nunn League AGM on June 20th the following single division Reserve League Constitution was agreed for Season 2015/16:-

Brantham Athletic
Brightlingsea Regent
Cornard United
Diss Town
Felixstowe & Walton United
Hadleigh United
Halstead Town
Long Melford
Lowestoft Town
Newmarket Town
Saffron Walden Town
Stanway Rovers
Stowmarket Town
Walsham le Willows
Whitton United
Witham Town
Wivenhoe Town
Woodbridge Town