MAGPIES: Loyal Gleeson ready for next season

Dorset Echo: SHOULDER INJURY: Jamie Gleeson

5:40am Saturday 19th April 2014

WALKING away from Dorchester Town this summer simply wasn’t an option for long-serving midfielder Jamie Gleeson.

MAGPIES: Simkin hails 'brave' people who took on club

Dorset Echo: PRAISE: Phil Simkin has shown his appreciation for the people who have helped keep the Magpies running this season

6:00am Friday 18th April 2014

PHIL Simkin has hailed the efforts of the “brave” people running Dorchester Town, who he reckons gave the club a future when it didn’t have one.

TERRAS: Matthews hopes for an Easter present

Dorset Echo: FITNESS TEST: Jacob Jagger-Cane

5:00am Friday 18th April 2014

WEYMOUTH player-manager Jason Matthews has urged his Terras’ squad to show more desire as he targets an unbeaten Easter weekend.

BEES: Senior's men are not Street-wise

Dorset Echo: BEATEN THREE TIMES: Keeper Sam Filkins

6:55pm Friday 18th April 2014

GOOD Friday turned sour for Trevor Senior’s Bridport, as they were convincingly beaten by Street at St Mary’s Field.

FOOTBALL: Blues look to extend lead at the top

Dorset Echo: RETURN: Ed Bastic

6:30am Friday 18th April 2014

TABLE-TOPPERS Portland United will be looking to extend their lead at the summit of the Dorset Premier league this weekend as they entertain Wareham Rangers tomorrow (3pm).

BEES: Bridport missing Dovell for Street test

Dorset Echo: UPS AND DOWNS: Ryan Dovell

6:20am Friday 18th April 2014

BRIDPORT will again be without striker Ryan Dovell when they take on Street at St Mary’s Field today (3pm).

MAGPIES: Chairman eyes quick return to Conference South

Dorset Echo: REMAINING POSITIVE: Neal Butterworth

6:00am Thursday 17th April 2014

HOWEVER painful and frustrating this season has been, Dorchester Town chairman Neal Butterworth is confident the club now has the opportunity to build for a successful future.

MAGPIES: Simkin proud of players despite relegation

Dorset Echo: DUMBFOUNDED: Phil Simkin

6:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

LESS than a year after a record-breaking league season, the Magpies last night lost their status as a Confer-ence South club – but boss Phil Simkin insists his players have not failed anyone.

TERRAS: Matthews blasts wasteful show

Dorset Echo: MIDFIELD ROLE: Jamie Richards, right

5:00am Wednesday 16th April 2014

JASON Matthews labelled Weymouth’s wasteful 1-0 home defeat to Banbury as “terrible” as his side spurned countless opportunities to find the net against the Puritans last night.

COMMENT: MAGPIES: Safeguarding club has to be the priority

Dorset Echo: BIG LOSS: Striker Ben Watson was among a number of high-profile players who left the club this

8:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

RELEGATION is always one of the hardest things to accept as a football fan.

FOOTBALL: Zima's red card ends Aura's cup bid

Dorset Echo: FIRST TO THE BALL: Sailors Return’s Andy Dixon beats the Dolphin’s Charlie Kenderdine

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

TEN-MAN Aura missed out on becoming the first winners of the Dorset Sunday Intermediate Cup following a 3-1 defeat to Pilot FC in the final at the County Ground in Hamworthy.

FOOTBALL: Bridport bag a double as 10-man Radstock sunk

Dorset Echo: FOUND THE NET: Dan Wise

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

BRIDPORT eased their way to a comfortable victory against 10-man Radstock Town to make it three wins from their last five league outings.

FOOTBALL: Chickerell back to their best

Dorset Echo: LONG BALL: Liam Coles

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014


FOOTBALL: Mutch keeps Portland on title track

Dorset Echo: MATCHWINNER: Portland’s Carl Mutch, right

6:00pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

CARL Mutch’s header on 15 minutes sent Portland United to the top of the Dorset Premier League at the expense of their visitors.

TERRAS: New deal for Kelly

Dorset Echo: CONTRACT: Adam Kelly

4:33pm Wednesday 16th April 2014

TERRAS’ midfielder Adam Kelly has signed a new deal with the club which will keep him at Bob Lucas Stadium next season.

FOOTBALL: Magpies and Terras live updates

Dorset Echo: FOOTBALL: Terras live match updates

7:02pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

Weymouth are at home against Banbury United, while Dorchester host Hayes & Yeading at the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Another win or bust for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: CAPTAIN MARVEL: Mark Jermyn heads the winner against Farnborough on Saturday

6:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

IT’S win or bust again for the Magpies tonight as Phil Simkin’s troops attempt to keep their survival hopes alive for a few more days.

TERRAS: Matthews adapting to being boss

Dorset Echo: MAKING AN EXIT: Ben Joyce

5:00am Tuesday 15th April 2014

WEYMOUTH manager Jason Matt-hews reflected on his spell as the Terras’ boss to date as his side host Banbury United at the Bob Lucas Stadium this evening (7.45pm).

BEES: Bridport look to stop rot at Radstock

Dorset Echo: AT THE DOUBLE: Tom Richardson

6:20am Tuesday 15th April 2014

BRIDPORT will be looking to bounce back from two consecutive league defeats when they travel to Radstock Town this evening (7.45pm).

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) MAGPIES: Dorchester's dream of avoiding the drop still alive

Dorset Echo: MAKING HIS MARK: Skipper Mark Jermyn is mobbed after scoring the winner against Farnborough

6:00am Monday 14th April 2014

MARK Jermyn’s winner against Farnborough on Saturday may have only served to delay the inevitable in the Magpies’ battle to avoid the drop – but manager Phil Simkin and his men aren’t giving up hope just yet.

FOOTBALL: Beasley hits treble as Blues coast to win

Dorset Echo: HAT-TRICK HERO: Jamie Beasley, right

5:30pm Monday 14th April 2014

PORTLAND United underlined their credentials as favourites for the Dorset Premier League title with an emphatic victory at the County Ground.

BEES: Reserves go down to Parley in seven-goal thriller

Dorset Echo: SCREAMER: Jack Scovell

5:20pm Monday 14th April 2014

BRIDPORT Reserves were narrowly beaten in a topsy-turvy encounter against Parley Sports, as they had to play the last 40 minutes of the game with 10 men.

TERRAS: Inexperience is costing Weymouth

Dorset Echo: LEVELLER: Stewart Yetton

5:20am Monday 14th April 2014

INEXPERIENCE was a vital factor in Weymouth’s 2-1 home defeat to St Neots Town, claimed Jason Matthews.

MAGPIES: Testimonial for Gleeson

Dorset Echo: SHOULDER INJURY: Jamie Gleeson

5:00am Monday 14th April 2014

JAMIE Gleeson’s loyalty to Dorchester Town will be rewarded with a testimonial this summer after the midfielder committed himself to the club for another season.

BEES: Bridport edged out in seven-goal thriller

Dorset Echo: EYES ON THE BALL: Chris Luke, right

4:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

BRIDPORT boss Trevor Senior slammed his side’s sluggish start as the Bees were edged out in a seven-goal thriller at St Mary’s Field.

FOOTBALL: Magpies and Terras live match updates

Dorset Echo: Magpies and Terras Matchday Live

2:23pm Saturday 12th April 2014

The Magpies host Farnborough and the Terras entertain St Neots Town this afternoon (3.07pm). Follow live match updates here.

MAGPIES: Byerley ready for battle

Dorset Echo: ALL SET: Warren Byerley

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

WARREN Byerley is preparing himself for battle, as Dorchester fight to save themselves from almost certain relegation at home to Farnborough today (3.07pm).

TERRAS: No easing up for Matthews

Dorset Echo: BETWEEN THE STICKS: Keeper Jason Matthews

5:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

TERRAS’ player-manager Jason Matthews refuses to let his players slip into holiday mode, and claimed they have a job to do against St Neots Town today (3.07pm).

MAGPIES: Simkin eager for Dorchester to battle to the end

Dorset Echo: BELIEF: Phil Simkin believes he has the players to get the Magpies' out of the mire

4:50pm Thursday 10th April 2014

PHIL Simkin has insisted that even if the Magpies are to go down this season they must continue to fight right to the last.

FOOTBALL: Seven-up Portland close in on Terras

Dorset Echo: GREAT START: Jamie Beasley

5:20am Friday 11th April 2014

THE Blues made it seven wins on the spin in all competitions to move up to second in the Dorset Premier League and cut Weymouth Reserves’ lead at the top to a point.

FOOTBALL: Versatile Morley hailed by Senior

Dorset Echo: PRAISED: Matt Morley

5:10am Friday 11th April 2014

BRIDPORT boss Trevor Senior has praised Matt Morley following a succession of eye-catching displays in recent weeks.

FOOTBALL: Chickens suffer third consecutive loss

Dorset Echo: WENT CLOSE: Portland’s Simon Crouch

5:00am Friday 11th April 2014

CHICKERELL’S fading title hopes were dealt another blow at Grove Corner as they suffered their third Dorset Senior League defeat in successive games.

TERRAS: Fans owed a big performance, says Greeno

Dorset Echo: SPOT ON: Scott Walker scored from the spot

4:46pm Thursday 10th April 2014

MICKY Greeno claims that Weymouth owe it to the fans to put in a good performance and deliver a home win when they entertain St Neots Town on Saturday (3.07pm).

MAGPIES: Dorchester need to keep core values

Dorset Echo: LESSONS CAN BE LEARNT: Alan Walker-Harris

6:00am Thursday 10th April 2014

ALAN Walker-Harris believes that Dorchester Town can prosper in the future if they manage to hold on to as many of the experienced heads in the squad as possible.

FOOTBALL: Upwey boss looking for more physicality

Dorset Echo: CRUNCH: Pete Bochonko feels the force of a tackle

7:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

MANAGER Steve Reynolds urged his Upwey and Broadwey troops to dig in and show more fight after they were edged out in a topsy-turvy encounter at Redlands.

FOOTBALL: Villagers claim cup final glory

Dorset Echo: CUP PRIZE: Puddletown after lifting the cup

5:10pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

PUDDLETOWN clinched the Dorset Minor Cup after overcoming Allendale in a five-goal thriller at the County Ground.

FOOTBALL: Faltering Chickens lose more ground

Dorset Echo: TITLE SETBACK: Liam Miles

5:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

STUTTERING Chickerell United lost ground in the Dorset Senior League title race once again as they succumbed to a loss away from home against Gillingham Town Reserves.

BEES: In-form Richardson can't prevent Bees defeat

Dorset Echo: RICH VEIN OF FORM: Tom Richardson, right

4:40pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

TOM Richardson netted his fourth goal in the last three games but the Bees gave themselves too much of a mountain to climb at the Lew Hill Memorial Ground in Bath.

TERRAS: Treyew torment for Weymouth

Dorset Echo: SENT OFF: Jake Green

6:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

JASON Matthews labelled Weymouth’s 2-1 loss against Truro City as “disappointing” as hosts Truro toppled the Terras at Treyew Road.

FOOTBALL: Top scorer Clarke out as Portland face Swans

Dorset Echo: HAMSTRING STRAIN: Lewis Clarke

5:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

PORTLAND United can go second in the Dorset Premier League tonight with a win at Swanage Town & Herston (7.30pm), but they will have to do it without top scorer Lewis Clarke.

FOOTBALL: Terras match updates

Dorset Echo: GAME OVER: Stewart Yetton celebrates his goal

7:04pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

Weymouth head to Cornwall this evening to take on Truro City

TERRAS: Yetton set for Truro return

Dorset Echo: HEADS UP: Stewart Yetton challenges for the ball

5:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

TERRAS’ forward Stewart Yetton claims it will be an emotional return to his old stomping ground tonight, as he leads Weymouth into battle against former club Truro City at Treyew Road (7.45pm).

FOOTBALL: Blues looking for fresh impetus

Dorset Echo: SEARCHING: Portland United president Dave Camp

6:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

PORTLAND United president Dave Camp and chairman Robin Satherley feel a “new impetus and a fresh approach” is needed to take the Grove Corner outfit to a “higher level”.

FOOTBALL: Status secure as Bees chase a treble

Dorset Echo: AFTER A CUP RUN: Trevor Senior

5:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

BRIDPORT are able to go into tonight’s match at Odd Down (7.45pm) knowing their Toolstation Western League Premier Division status is secure for another season.

FOOTBALL: Townsend's blast after abject show

Dorset Echo: CONSOLATION: Michael Hailu was the solitary scorer for the Bees

9:00pm Monday 7th April 2014

BRIDPORT manager Robin Townsend delivered a damning assessment of his side’s abject performance in defeat at struggling Poole Borough on Saturday.

MAGPIES: Dorchester on the brink

Dorset Echo: NOT GIVING UP: Phil Simkin

6:00am Monday 7th April 2014

SATURDAY’S 2-0 defeat at Hayes & Yeading United means Dorchester Town’s fate this season could be all but sealed before they take to the pitch next in five days’ time.

TERRAS: Mistakes cost Jason’s troops

Dorset Echo: ON TARGET: Stewart Yetton

5:00am Monday 7th April 2014

JASON Matthews claimed his young Terras side need to learn from their mistakes for next season, as his side lost a game they led until the final 20 minutes against Hungerford Town.

BEES: Last-gasp Luke seals Bridport victory in seven-goal thriller

Dorset Echo: LAST GASP: Bridport's Chris Luke, left

6:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

CHRIS Luke struck with just seconds of normal time remaining to settle an enthralling encounter at St Mary’s Field.

FOOTBALL: Blues seal final crunch with Rec

Dorset Echo: ON THE MARK: Portland's Lewis Clarke, left

5:00pm Sunday 6th April 2014

PORTLAND United set up a DPL League Cup final showdown with Hamworthy Recreation after goals from Alex Halloran and Lewis Clarke saw them see off Mere Town in the last four.

FOOTBALL: Magpies and Terras live updates

Dorset Echo: FOOTBALL: Terras live match updates

2:00pm Saturday 5th April 2014

Weymouth travel to Hungerford Town, while Dorchester are away at Hayes & Yeading

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