Author Archive: Andrew Bettridge
A Burton teenager who will face the challenge of a lifetime has been fundraising for charity dressed as a pirate.
Eighteen-year-old Kamal Manek, of Hunter Street, Burton, will attempt to reach the summit of the 5,895m (19,341ft) Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, East Africa, in July, for Childreach International.
Two late goals gave Burton Albion a 2-0 win against Macclesfield Town, which dumped the Silkmen out of the Football League.
Goals from Jacques Maghoma and Calvin Zola in the last ten minutes condemned the home side to their inevitable fate.
Burton Albion beat Morecambe 3-2 in dramatic fashion with Brewers keeper Ross Atkins saving an injury time penalty.
The win has now given caretaker manager Gary Rowett a return of eight points from the last four games.
Burton Albion caretaker manager Gary Rowett has paid tribute to one club man Aaron Webster after the defender scored his 100th goal for the Brewers.
He brought up the centenary after netting Burton’s second goal in their 3-2 win over Morecambe.
The sacking of Paul Peschisolido at Burton Albion has been a “wake up call” for the players at the club, striker Justin Richards said.
The Brewers number 9, who signed under Peschisolido last summer, said he and his club mates had to take some responsibility for the recent events.
Burton Albion’s caretaker boss Gary Rowett could not end his side’s winless run after an injury time winner by Northampton Town.
But Rowett was pleased with a much-improved performance after Saturday’s game against Torquay which resulted in the sacking of Paul Peschisolido.
Burton Albion manager Paul Peschisolido will hold talks with the club’s chairman after his team lost 2-0 to Southend United.
The Brewers boss confirmed he is to sit down with Ben Robinson to discuss a number of matters including the club’s poor form which has seen them without a win since Boxing Day.
Burton Albion boss Paul Peschisolido said they are in for a difficult game against high-flying Cheltenham Town.
But the Brewers manager is confident they could upset the apple cart and take all three points.
The owner of a Staffordshire takeaway was given a Valentine’s Day to forget when he was assaulted by a customer.
A woman and two men entered The Flaming Grill on the Penkridge Enterprise Park where the attack took place after an argument.
Valencia manager Unai Emery is not taking Stoke City lightly ahead of their last 32 Europa League tie.
The Spanish side are expecting a tough clash at the Britannia Stadium in what is their first ever encounter against Tony Pulis’ men.