Haverhill Rovers FC are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced coach to join our club’s Reserve team set up.

Haverhill Rovers reserves currently play in the Thurlow Nunn Reserve League, and provide opportunities for talented young players who are aspiring to step into our first team environment.

The successful applicant will be expected to work closely with our first team manager Marc Abbott and U18s manager Jemel Fox as well as supporting the identification of young players within our EJA set up. It is desirable that the successful applicant has previous experience within coaching non-league football and has strong communication and organisational skills.

Interested parties should email there CV and a covering letter on why they are suitable for the position to the Club Secretary Barbara Jones on Barbarajoneshrfc@outlook.com or call Club Chairman Alastair Shulver on 07967 278071.

FA Vase Second Round Draw

The draw for the Second Round Draw of the FA Vase sees two all Thurlow Nunn League ties with the potential for two more depending on the results of First Round replays. This includes an all-First Division clash with South Division May & Baker, conquerors of Step 5 North Greenford United on Saturday, entertaining North Division Swaffham Town.

Those sides not drawn against fellow Thurlow Nunn League teams will face Spartan South Midlands League opponents, with Norwich CBS facing probably the hardest tie away to leaders Biggleswade.

Biggleswade v. Norwich CBS
Buckingham Athletic or FC Clacton v. Kirkley & Pakefield
Colney Heath or Histon v. Woodbridge Town
Great Yarmouth Town v. Godmanchester Rovers
Little Oakley or Enfield 1893 v. Leverstock Green
May & Baker v. Swaffham Town
Stowmarket Town v. Baldock Town

Matches to be played Saturday 3 November 2018

Good Weekend in FA Vase

With only two sides beaten by teams from outside the league in this weekend’s FA Vase ties the Thurlow Nunn League will have 11 representatives in this Monday’s FA Vase 2nd Round draw. This includes four First Division teams – Swaffham Town, May & Baker, Little Oakley and Norwich CBS.

Meanwhile in the League Histon, Harleston Town and Hashtag United have all retained their leaderships of their respective senior divisions, while Witham Town Reserves have returned to the top of the Reserve League.


The draw for Round 3 of the First Division KO Cup is as follows:-

Tuesday 6 November 2018
Felixstowe & Walton United Reserves v. Harleston Town
March Town United v. Downham Town or King’s Lynn Town Reserves
Swaffham Town v. Lakenheath

Tuesday 13 November 2018
Debenham LC v. Leiston Reserves
Hashtag United v. Haverhill Borough
Little Oakley or Holland v. Braintree Town Reserves

Wednesday 14 November 2018
Lopes Tavares v. May & Baker

Tuesday 27 November 2018
White Ensign or Benfleet or Wivenhoe Town v. Coggeshall United (Wed 28th if Benfleet)

FA Vase Again This Weekend

It’s the FA Vase 1st Round Proper this weekend and the following ties involve Thurlow Nunn League teams:-

Buckingham Athletic v. FC Clacton
Colney Heath v. Histon
Enfield Borough v. Kirkley and Pakefield (being played Sunday 3.00pm ko)
Great Yarmouth Town v. Wroxham
Harefield United v. Woodbridge Town
Haverhill Borough v. Swaffham Town
Little Oakley v. Enfield 1893
May & Baker v. North Greenford United
Newbury Forest v. Newport Pagnell Town
Newmarket Town v. Deeping Rangers
Stowmarket Town v. Harpenden Town
West Essex v. Godmanchester Rovers (being played Sunday 2.00pm ko)

In the League Norwich United will go top of the Premier Division if they can get 3 points from their visit to Whitton United.