Newey set to take up a role with the UCL
PETERBOROUGH League secretary Wendy Newey is to become the new secretary and treasurer of the United Counties League.
Newey will continue in her current role while also replacing Nick Haycox who has stepped down from the UCL positions.
A joint statement from the two Chromasport & Trophies-back leagues confirmed: “We see this appointment as a way of strengthening the working arrangement between the two leagues and will be exploring ways in which we can work more closely in the future for the betterment of local football.”
THE Peterborough League are laying on a free summer coaching session.
The July 7 event is being run in conjunction with Posh and local Get Into Football Officer Dean Watson and will be staged on the 3G pitch at the Grange, Mayors Walk (10am to 2pm).
Any clubs interested in taking part should contact the league officer on 01733 566605.
THE Peterborough & District Junior Alliance League have called off their annual six-a-side tournament this weekend due to a shortage of entries.
A WOODSTON Dynamo Under 16 player has been banned for 35 days and fined £25 for violent conduct.
Hayden Smart committed the offence in a Peterborough & District Youth League match against Glinton. His ban covered the final week of last season and is completed from August 27 to September 23.
Other Hunts FA disciplinary cases:
Jason Cook (Stilton) - threematch Saturday football suspension and £25 fine for violent conduct.
John O’neill (Ramsey) - twomatch Saturday football suspension and £15 fine for deliberately denying a goalscoring opportunity.
Luke Bonney (Powerleague AFC) - one-match Saturday football suspension and £15 fine for receiving two cautions in a match.
CROWLAND Juniors are keen to attract teams to their two-day summer tournament.
The event at the Snowden Field will offer competition for all ages from Under 7 to Under 16 over the weekend of July 7 and 8.
Under 7 to Under 11 events will be on the Saturday and played in a six-a-side format while the older age groups will compete in five-aside the following day.
Entry costs £20 per team with further details available from Grahame Davies on 07808 632687 or by visiting www.club website. co.uk/cjfc
THE International Premiertalent Academy is staging a Whitsun Soccer School in the area.
Their three-day event at Queens Park in Daimler Avenue, Yaxley runs from June 6 to 8 and is open to children aged between 4 and 12.
Cost is £15 per day and bookings can be made by contacting IPTA chief Dominic Knighton on 07599 347897 or emailing info@ internationalpremiertalentacademy.co.uk
POPULAR city club Parkside are looking to boost their junior set-up.
They are keen to recruit managers, coaches and players at all age groups from Under 6 through to Under 15.
Anyone interested should contact Malcolm or Lyn Neale on 01733 753918.