Magpies: Lady Luck plays part in Avenue victory

Dorset Echo:

10:44pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

DORCHESTER Town were indebted to a slice of good fortune as they fought their way to a 1-0 win over Burnham at the Avenue tonight.

Magpies: Lanahan swoops to see off nine-man Hitchin

Dorset Echo:

5:20pm Saturday 18th October 2014

SAM Lanahan picked the perfect moment to score his first league goal of the season on Saturday.

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) Magpies: Robinson's debut strike sends Magpies through

Dorset Echo:

5:58pm Saturday 11th October 2014

A BRILLIANT goal on debut by Andy Robinson sent the Magpies through to the final qualifying round of the FA Cup at the Avenue this afternoon.

Magpies: Parrett’s scorcher seals last-gasp victory

Dorset Echo:

3:10pm Friday 10th October 2014

Dorchester Reserves left it late to produce a dramatic turnaround at AFC Portchester Reserves to secure their second win in the Wyvern League this season.

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) Magpies: Dorchester pull off great escape in Bideford comeback

Dorset Echo:

11:17pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

DORCHESTER Town claimed the unlikeliest of points at the Avenue tonight with an escape act that Harry Houdini himself would have been proud of.

Magpies: Dunstable make the most of Dorchester mistakes

Dorset Echo:

5:45pm Saturday 4th October 2014

A MUCH-IMPROVED Dorchester Town pushed second-placed Dunstable all the way at the Avenue this afternoon but still came up short after conceding two poor first-half goals.

Magpies: Centurions crush woeful Magpies

Dorset Echo:

10:57pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

THE Magpies’ three-match winning streak came to a shuddering halt tonight as they were thumped 6-1 by a Nat Jarvis-inspired Cirencester Town at the Corinium Stadium.

UPDATE: Magpies: Dorchester too good for Abingdon United

Dorset Echo:

6:09pm Saturday 27th September 2014

A SAM Lanahan strike followed up by Dan Smith’s spot-kick proved enough for Dorchester Town to progress past Abingdon United in the FA Cup.

Magpies: Joyce strike sees Dorchester seal win over Hungerford

Dorset Echo:

4:59pm Saturday 20th September 2014

GRAHAM Kemp’s mission to bring a feel-good factor back to the Avenue got off to a bright start as his side stunned Hunger-ford Town to seal all three points on Saturday.

Magpies: Kemp's reign begins with FA Cup triumph

Dorset Echo:

5:24pm Saturday 13th September 2014

DORCHESTER Town ended a run of six games without a win by securing their passage through to the second qualifying round of the FA Cup in Graham Kemp’s first match as manager.

Magpies: Woodland strikes twice for Dorchester Reserves

Dorset Echo:

3:24pm Friday 12th September 2014


Magpies: Avenue agony as Alex is remembered

Dorset Echo:

11:42pm Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE Magpies may have come up just short at the Avenue tonight but football takes a back seat when you consider the heartache the club and family of Alex Legge are going through.

Magpies: Dorchester lose to previously pointless Banbury

Dorset Echo:

5:40pm Saturday 6th September 2014

THE Magpies today suffered the ignominy of becoming the first side this season to lose to Banbury in the Southern Premier Division.

(Video) Magpies: Dorchester end poor run with Chesham stalemate

Dorset Echo:

5:40pm Saturday 30th August 2014

AFTER a turbulent week at the Avenue, both on and off the pitch, Magpies’ caretaker-boss Stuart Heath was looking for his players to show the fans their commitment to the cause.

Magpies: Totton torment as Dorchester beaten

Dorset Echo:

4:07pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

DORCHESTER Reserves began their Wyvern Premier Division campaign with a 2-0 defeat to AFC Totton at the Avenue.

(UPDATED) Magpies: Dorchester Town brushed aside by Biggleswade

Dorset Echo:

2:30pm Sunday 24th August 2014

THIS defeat certainly wasn’t what the Magpies needed going into tomorrow's eagerly-anticipated ‘El Jurassico’ derby with Weymouth.

Magpies: Three sent off as Magpies slip to defeat

Dorset Echo:

11:21pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

REFEREE Aaron Moody took centre stage at the Avenue tonight, sending off three players and booking five others as Chippenham claimed all three points courtesy of a Luke Ballinger header.

Magpies: Smith strikes twice in Dorchester victory

Dorset Echo:

5:24pm Saturday 16th August 2014

A DAN Smith double helped the Magpies to a comfortable win against Southern Premier League crisis club Hereford United.

Magpies: Vintage show from Critts as Dorchester hit five

Dorset Echo:

10:31pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

NICK Crittenden gave a vintage show as the Magpies romped to a stunning 5-1 victory at the Gore tonight.

Magpies: Dorchester fall short at Arlesey

Dorset Echo:

5:23pm Saturday 9th August 2014

DORCHESTER Town opened their Southern Premier League account with a 1-0 defeat at Arlesey Town.

MAGPIES: Yeovil in Avenue romp

Dorset Echo:

9:00am Tuesday 5th August 2014

DORCHESTER Town only just managed to avoid another double-figure pre-season defeat at the Avenue last night, as James Hayter and Sam Hoskins both hit hat-tricks in a 9-0 win for the rampant Glovers.

MAGPIES: Dorchester-Portland friendly abandoned

Dorset Echo:

9:57pm Tuesday 29th July 2014

TONIGHT’S friendly between Dorchester Town and Portland United at the Avenue has been abandoned because of a serious head injury to Magpies defender Tony Rolls.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Cann at the double for Dorchester

Dorset Echo:

5:30pm Saturday 26th July 2014

DAN Cann scored the first goals of his second spell with the Magpies in a pre-season triumph at Willand Rovers on Saturday.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Cherries hit double figures in Avenue stroll

Dorset Echo:

5:25pm Saturday 19th July 2014

EDDIE Howe’s Cherries showed Dorchester Town no mercy whatsoever in an 11-0 pre-season friendly thrashing of the county town side at the Avenue this afternoon.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Poignant end to Dorchester's tenure

Dorset Echo: WINNING GOAL: Sam Lanahan

5:46pm Saturday 26th April 2014

THE singing of Sweet Caroline, the Magpies’ usual post-match song at the Avenue performed by Neil Diamond tribute act Daryll King before kick-off, added a moment of poignancy to the final day of Dorchester Town’s 10-year membership of the Skrill South.

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) MAGPIES: Chamberlain breaks duck as Dorchester bag point

Dorset Echo: DUCK BROKEN: Elliott Chamberlain is congratulated after scoring

6:25pm Monday 21st April 2014

ELLIOTT Chamberlain finally found the net for the Magpies as the hosts claimed a hard-earned point from their last home game of the season at the Avenue today.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Whitehawk add to Magpies' misery

Dorset Echo: RALLY CALL: Keeper Alan Walker-Harris

6:10pm Saturday 19th April 2014

RELEGATED Dorchester made fellow strugglers Whitehawk sweat in a tense affair on the South Coast.

(UPDATED WITH VIDEO) MAGPIES: Avenue agony as Dorchester relegated

Dorset Echo: GROUNDED: Charlie Lossaso

10:38pm Tuesday 15th April 2014

DORCHESTER Town face life in the Southern League Premier Division next season after tonight’s defeat to Hayes & Yeading ended their hopes of escaping from the Skrill South relegation zone.

MAGPIES: Jermyn header keeps Magpies' slim survival hopes alive

Dorset Echo: MAGPIES’ JOY: Nathan Walker, centre, leads the celebrations after Mark Jermyn’s goal

1:00pm Sunday 13th April 2014

DORCHESTER Town live to fight another day in Skrill South after a thunderous header from returning captain Mark Jermyn sealed a hard-fought victory over Farnborough at the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Hanger and Tennant put Magpies top

Dorset Echo: TIMELY RETURN: Josh Tennant

5:40pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

GOALS from Oakley Hanger and Josh Tennant sent the Magpies back to the top of the Wyvern League Premier Division in their penultimate game of the season.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Dorchester slip closer to relegation trap door with defeat

Dorset Echo: HIT WOODWORK: Warren Byerley

5:35pm Saturday 5th April 2014

THE gap between the Magpies and the rest of the teams in Skrill South was extended to eight points this afternoon, making the county town club’s chances of survival looking as slim as ever.

(VIDEO) MAGPIES: Trap door starts to open for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: FOOT IN: Jake Smeeton, right

10:56pm Tuesday 1st April 2014

DORCHESTER moved another step closer towards relegation from the Skrill South tonight after conceding three times in seven second-half minutes at the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Injury-time goal breaks Dorchester hearts

Dorset Echo: MAGPIES: Injury-time goal breaks Dorchester hearts

12:10pm Sunday 30th March 2014

DORCHESTER Town were cruelly denied a priceless point at the Camrose Stadium by Liam Enver-Marum’s injury-time strike.

MAGPIES: Last gasp leveller stuns Dorchester Reserves

Dorset Echo: IMPRESSED: Dave Kiteley

8:00pm Friday 28th March 2014

Dorchester Reserves’ bid for the Wyvern League title took a big blow when a 96th minute equaliser for AFC Totton Reserves meant the Magpies were held to a 2-2 draw on Thursday evening.

MAGPIES: Jai is the Reason for Magpies' thrashing

Dorset Echo: ON THE BENCH: Jamie Gleeson

10:12pm Tuesday 25th March 2014

EASTLEIGH brushed the Magpies aside at the Silverlake Stadium in Hampshire last night, with Jai Reason bagging a hat-trick for the rampant hosts.

(VIDEO) MAGPIES: Dorchester hold firm to earn a point against Sutton

Dorset Echo: ON THE FRONT FOOT: Striker Warren Byerley

6:06pm Saturday 22nd March 2014

THE Magpies took their fourth point of the season from Sutton United after this goalless draw at the Avenue Stadium.

MAGPIES: Dorchester hit for four by Clarets

Dorset Echo: MAGPIES: Dorchester hit for four by Clarets

10:28pm Monday 17th March 2014

DORCHESTER Town crashed to a 4-1 defeat at Melbourne Park as they were unable to make ground on the teams above them at the foot of the Skrill South table.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Crittenden off in Dorchester defeat

Dorset Echo: RED CARD: Nick Crittenden

6:01pm Saturday 15th March 2014

THE Magpies are now three points adrift at the foot of the Skrill South table following a narrow defeat at Bath City.

MAGPIES: Late goal sees Magpies held to draw

Dorset Echo: SO CLOSE: Dorchester just missed out on victory

10:21pm Tuesday 11th March 2014

THE Magpies were forced to settle for a point at the ProKit UK Stadium as a late Michael Richens strike cancelled out Nathan Walker’s opener.

(VIDEO) MAGPIES: Three-goal blast leaves Magpies reeling

Dorset Echo: PROUD: Phil Simkin

5:51pm Saturday 8th March 2014

THREE goals in the space of nine first-half minutes put paid to any hopes the Magpies had of getting something from today’s Skrill South clash with Boreham Wood at the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Crittenden spot on as Magpies claim point

Dorset Echo: DEFEAT: Nick Crittenden was part of the Magpies team

5:37pm Saturday 1st March 2014

NICK Crittenden held his nerve from the penalty spot to earn the Magpies a share of the spoils at the Avenue this afternoon.

MAGPIES: Jermyn heads home last-gasp winner

Dorset Echo: Dorset web button

5:42pm Saturday 22nd February 2014

THE Magpies struck late for the second game in succession to take all three points at Tonbridge Angels.

UPDATE (with video) MAGPIES: League leaders Bromley stunned by super Magpies

Dorset Echo: Magpies and Terras Matchday Live

5:50pm Saturday 15th February 2014

DORCHESTER Town turned the Skrill South table on its head this afternoon with Jamie Gleeson’s 90th-minute strike earning them a thoroughly deserved victory over runaway league leaders Bromley at the Avenue.

(VIDEO) MAGPIES: Hawks swoop to rock the Avenue

Dorset Echo: FEELING THE FORCE: Jack Twyford

10:46pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

A SCOTT Jones brace saw FA Trophy semi-finalists Havant & Waterlooville end the Magpies’ hopes of back-to-back Skrill South wins at the Avenue tonight.

(UPDATED) MAGPIES: Lanahan goal secures win for Magpies

Dorset Echo: WINNING GOAL: Sam Lanahan

12:40pm Sunday 9th February 2014

A FINE second-half strike from Sam Lanahan saw the Magpies celebrate a superb away victory against play-off chasing Eastbourne Borough.

MAGPIES: Dorchester go down to fifth successive defeat (Updated)

Dorset Echo: regergr

5:30pm Saturday 1st February 2014

THE Magpies saw their poor run of form extended to five successive defeats this afternoon with a 3-2 reverse at Farnborough.

MAGPIES: Simkin takes positives despite deluge

Dorset Echo: SYNCHRONISED SLIDING: Charlie Losasso

5:00am Wednesday 22nd January 2014

HIS side may have only played 35 minutes of football last night but Magpies’ manager Phil Simkin was pleased with what he saw.

(VIDEO) MAGPIES: Goulding treble sinks poor Magpies

Dorset Echo: STRONG AT THE BACK: Mark Jermyn

6:12pm Saturday 18th January 2014

JEFF Goulding’s hat-trick and a late Barry Cogan free-kick saw Dover inflict yet more misery on the Magpies at the foot of the Skrill South table.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Dorchester hit for five at Boreham Wood

Dorset Echo: BEST MAGPIE: Keeper Alan Walker-Harris

5:24pm Saturday 11th January 2014

THE Magpies suffered a second-half capitulation as they slumped to a 5-0 thrashing at Boreham Wood in Skrill South.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Nightmare for eight-man Magpies in Weston

Dorset Echo: STRONG AT THE BACK: Mark Jermyn

6:37pm Saturday 28th December 2013

THREE Dorchester Town players saw red as the county town side suffered a torrid afternoon at the Woodspring Stadium.

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