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.

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.

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.

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.

(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.

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.

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).

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.

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.

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.

MAGPIES: Crittenden claims it's time to step it up

Dorset Echo: DONE DEAL: Crittenden

6:00am Saturday 5th April 2014

DORCHESTER midfielder Nick Crittenden has called for the experienced Magpies to step up and lead the charge as they fight for their Skrill South lives away at Hayes & Yeading today (3pm).

MAGPIES: Simkin aims for stability

Dorset Echo: VICTORY IS VITAL: Phil Simkin

6:00am Friday 4th April 2014

PHIL Simkin has said he wants to help “stabilise and rebuild” the Magpies next season if they are relegated this term.

MAGPIES: Defeat leaves Dorchester demoralised

Dorset Echo: regergr

6:00am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

THE chances of Dorchester Town retaining their Conference South status at the end of this season appear to be hanging by a thread following last night’s demoralising 3-0 defeat to Maidenhead United.

MAGPIES: Victory essential for Dorchester

Dorset Echo: PIVOTAL ROLE: Warren Byerley

9:00am Tuesday 1st April 2014

ANYTHING less than a win against Maidenhead United tonight simply won’t do for the Magpies if they want to play Conference South football next season, according to assistant-manager Stuart Heath.

MAGPIES: Injury-time strike leaves Dorchester with that sinking feeling

Dorset Echo: STUNNING STRIKE: Charlie Losasso

6:00am Monday 31st March 2014

NOT even the return of captain Mark Jermyn could help end Dorchester Town’s winless run at Basingstoke on Saturday, with a stoppage time defeat leaving the Magpies lamenting their ill fortune yet again.

MAGPIES: Crittenden signs new Dorchester deal

Dorset Echo: DONE DEAL: Crittenden

9:57am Friday 28th March 2014

DORCHESTER’S Nick Crittenden has put pen to paper on a new deal with the club.

MAGPIES: Simkin waiting on fitness of three key men

Dorset Echo: POSSIBLE SHOCK RETURN: Mark Jermyn

6:00am Friday 28th March 2014

PHIL Simkin has plenty to ponder ahead of the Magpies’ crunch clash at Basingstoke Town tomorrow (3pm), with question marks over the fitness of several key players.

MAGPIES: Gleeson eyes a Basingstoke return

Dorset Echo: CURSING HIS LUCK: Jamie Gleeson

5:00am Thursday 27th March 2014

JAMIE Gleeson has been left cursing his luck again after being kept out of the Magpies’ trouncing at Eastleigh by a knee injury.

MAGPIES: Simkin stunned by defeat but proud of players

Dorset Echo: regergr

6:10am Wednesday 26th March 2014

PHIL Simkin was left feeling slightly “shell-shocked” after the Magpies’ 6-0 thrashing at Eastleigh last night – but he was still proud of the effort his players put in against the table-topping Spitfires.

MAGPIES: Simkin's men have no fear of Spitfires

Dorset Echo: FITNESS DOUBT: Warren Byerley

6:00am Tuesday 25th March 2014

A TRIP to Skrill South title contenders Eastleigh tonight holds no fears for bottom side Dorchester Town, insists Magpies’ boss Phil Simkin.

MAGPIES: The fight goes on - Heath

Dorset Echo: VITAL POINT: Jake Smeeton helped earn the Magpies a 0-0 draw against Sutton on Saturday

6:00am Monday 24th March 2014

STUART Heath claimed that Dorchester Town will not give up the fight to get out of the Skrill South drop zone following their goalless home draw with high-flying Sutton United.

UPDATE: MAGPIES: Dorchester seal Chamberlain deal

Dorset Echo: MAGPIES: Dorchester seal Chamberlain deal

11:16am Friday 21st March 2014

DORCHESTER Town have secured the services of Exeter City striker Elliott Chamberlain on loan until the end of the season.

MAGPIES: Simkin eyes a Sutton double

Dorset Echo: AVAILABLE: Defender Steve Walker

6:00am Friday 21st March 2014

DORCHESTER Town chief Phil Simkin will look to use his side’s sensational win at Sutton earlier in the season as inspiration for tomorrow’s showdown with the promotion hopefuls at the Avenue (3pm).

MAGPIES: Kiteley hails fledgling star Pidgely

Dorset Echo: INVOLVED; Jack Twyford

6:00am Thursday 20th March 2014

DAVE Kiteley has spoken of his delight at the way fledgling Magpie Luke Pidgely took his chance to make an impression on first-team boss Phil Simkin earlier this week.

MAGPIES: Jermyn waits on injury prognosis

Dorset Echo: PULLED MUSCLE: Magpies’ captain Mark Jermyn

6:00am Wednesday 19th March 2014

DORCHESTER Town could find out tomorrow whether or not club captain Mark Jermyn will miss the rest of the season through injury.

MAGPIES: Jermyn injury concerns Simkin after loss

Dorset Echo: STRONG AT THE BACK: Mark Jermyn

6:00am Tuesday 18th March 2014

THE Magpies’ bid to avoid relegation from Skrill South was dealt a further blow last night when they were hit for four by Chelmsford City at Melbourne Park.

MAGPIES: Quick turnaround for Simkin's charges

Dorset Echo: DISAPPOINTING DAY: Dorchester's Jamie Gleeson battles for possession

6:00am Monday 17th March 2014

DORCHESTER Town will have to put the disappointment of Saturday’s single-goal defeat to Bath City behind them as quickly as possible with tonight’s trip to Essex their next big challenge.

MAGPIES: Loyal Smeeton gets his reward

Dorset Echo: NEW DEAL: Jake Smeeton

6:00am Saturday 15th March 2014

JAKE Smeeton has revealed he rejected interest from other clubs earlier in the season because he wanted to stay loyal to Dorchester Town.

MAGPIES: Heath aims to turn up the heat on rivals

Dorset Echo: TURNING UP THE HEAT: Stuart Heath

6:00am Friday 14th March 2014

STUART Heath believes the tide could be turning in the battle for survival in Skrill South, with the Magpies’ rivals beginning to feel the pressure.

MAGPIES: Mixed emotions for Simkin after draw

Dorset Echo: regergr

6:00am Wednesday 12th March 2014

THERE were mixed emotions for Phil Simkin after a late equaliser denied his Dorchester Town team all three points at Bishop’s Stortford last night.

MAGPIES: Simkin's Smeeton boost ahead of key clash

Dorset Echo: NEW DEAL: Jake Smeeton

6:00am Tuesday 11th March 2014

PHIL Simkin is hoping more of his players will be able to follow in the footsteps of Jake Smeeton after the Magpies defender signed a new contract with the county town club.

MAGPIES: Simkin bemoans Magpies' defensive failings

Dorset Echo: DUMBFOUNDED: Phil Simkin

6:00am Monday 10th March 2014

DORCHESTER Town’s defensive shortcomings returned to haunt them on Saturday, leaving boss Phil Simkin frustrated with the way his side let their standards slip after a recent run of good form.

MAGPIES: Byerley not worried by goal drought

Dorset Echo: PIVOTAL ROLE: Warren Byerley

6:00am Saturday 8th March 2014

WARREN Byerley may have gone seven games without a goal but the Dorchester Town striker is not pressing the panic button just yet.

MAGPIES: Dorchester out for Wood revenge

Dorset Echo: SIGNED NON-CONTRACT TERMS: Charlie Lossaso

6:00am Friday 7th March 2014

THE Magpies will again be looking to settle old scores tomorrow when the side that put five past them in January visit the Avenue.

MAGPIES: Gleeson could face the Wood

Dorset Echo: PELVIC INJURY: Jamie Gleeson

5:00am Tuesday 4th March 2014

STUART Heath is hopeful that Jamie Gleeson’s pelvic injury won’t keep the Magpies’ midfielder out of this weekend’s showdown against Boreham Wood.

MAGPIES: Simkin admits Magpies were 'lucky' to claim point

Dorset Echo: ON TARGET: Nick Crittenden scores from the penalty spot

6:00am Monday 3rd March 2014

DORCHESTER Town chief Phil Simkin admitted his side were fortunate to come away with a point from Saturday’s clash against Staines.

MAGPIES: Massive aim for Simkin's men

Dorset Echo: PRAISED: Charlie Losasso

6:00am Friday 28th February 2014

REVENGE will be on Phil Simkin’s mind tomorrow when the Magpies lock horns with Staines Town in another massive Skrill South fixture for the county town side.

MAGPIES: Byerley's loan deal extended

Dorset Echo: EXTENDED DEAL: Warren Byerley

6:00am Tuesday 25th February 2014

PHIL Simkin has welcomed the news that Dorchester Town have extended Warren Byerley’s loan from Poole Town.

MAGPIES: The great escape is on for Simkin's men

Dorset Echo: TARGET: Mark Jermyn

6:00am Monday 24th February 2014

THE great escape is well and truly on, according to Phil Simkin, as long as his Magpies can maintain the standards they have set themselves in their last two games.

MAGPIES: Captain makes his Mark in late show

Dorset Echo: UP AND AWAY: Mark Jermyn clears

12:09pm Sunday 23rd February 2014

A dramatic Mark Jermyn goal in the third minute of second-half stoppage time earned Dorchester three precious points in their bid for Skrill South survival and also bagged a league double over their Kent hosts.

MAGPIES: Simkin says his men can handle pressure for Angels six-pointer

Dorset Echo: ON THE FRONT FOOT: Charlie Losasso in last week’s victory over leaders Bromley

6:00am Friday 21st February 2014

THE pressure surrounding tomorrow’s massive six-pointer at Tonbridge Angels (3pm) should not be a problem for the Magpies, according to Phil Simkin.

MAGPIES: Loanee Craig says Dorchester can beat drop

Dorset Echo: JAMIE’S JOY: Jamie Gleeson leads the celebrations after last weekend’s win over leaders Bromley

6:00am Thursday 20th February 2014

NATHAN Craig believes it is only a matter of time before the Magpies are out of the Skrill South drop-zone.

MAGPIES: Hayes & Yeading game postponed

Dorset Echo: HOMETURF: Dorchester Town's Avenue Stadium

10:55am Tuesday 18th February 2014

TONIGHT'S game between Dorchester Town and Hayes & Yeading at the Avenue Stadium has been postponed.

MAGPIES: Crunch time for Simkin's men

Dorset Echo: FITNESS DOUBT: Warren Byerley

6:00am Tuesday 18th February 2014

PHIL Simkin believes his Magpies will have every chance of staying up if they continue to produce performances like the one at the weekend.

MAGPIES: Gulls made a difference for Simkin's men

Dorset Echo: NEW BOY: Ashley Yeoman celebrates scoring on his debut

6:00am Monday 17th February 2014

PHIL Simkin admitted he feared the worst when his Dorchester Town side threw away a two-goal lead against Bromley on Saturday before going on to claim a stunning win late on.

MAGPIES: Belt stands down from club board

Dorset Echo: CLUB AMBASSADOR: Eddie Belt

10:01am Monday 17th February 2014

EDDIE Belt has stood down from his position as facilities director at Dorchester Town FC due to recent ill health.

MAGPIES: Simkin's swoop for Gulls

Dorset Echo: DOUBLE DEAL: Phil Simkin

6:00am Saturday 15th February 2014

PHIL Simkin has boosted Dorchester Town’s bid for survival by swooping for a couple of Gulls.

MAGPIES: Simkin swoops for Torquay duo

Dorset Echo: Phil Simkin (smiling).jpg

10:10am Friday 14th February 2014

PHIL Simkin has completed a double loan swoop for two Torquay United players.



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