Teams are up for the cup

Kilburn Miners Welfare will be hosting the Kilburn Cup, the competition that kicks off on Saturday, July 5.
Local teams Marlpool United, FC Heanor, Hurst Farm United and Codnor FC will play each other in a series of games that will be spread over the month of July.

All money raised will go towards improving the facilities at the Kilburn ground. There will be a barbecue and tea and coffee available on match days.

The final will be held at the ground on Sunday, July 27, with all trophies kindly sponsored by Lynx Motors, based on Nottingham Road in Ripley.
This Saturday’s matches will see FC Heanor play Marlpool (12.30pm kick off) and Codnor Sunday play Hurst Farm United (3pm).
After that, the next game is on Thursday, July 10, when Marlpool take on Hurst Farm (6.30pm).
All are welcome to come and support the competition.
n Codnor FC are looking for players for the new season for both Saturdays and Sundays.

Interested players are asked to get in touch via Facebook or you can send an email to