Tag Archive: Doncaster Belles

Football on your Doorstep; Matches in Doncaster: Saturday 11 October

Doncaster Rovers Belles, kept their title hopes alive with victory at leaders Sunderland last weekend, and now host Durham at the Keepmoat Stadium at 6:30pm on Saturday.

Snapshot: How I watched football 2013-14

Convention tells us that the seasons in which your football team gets relegated are the worst seasons you can ever experience. ‘Despair’ is a word that’s thrown around a lot. ‘Hapless’ is another.

On Why You Should Sound The Belles One Last Time

This Sunday should have been host to the biggest game in Doncaster Belles’ illustrious history. Final game of the season, with a win needed for survival in the top flight. The Belles have… Continue reading

Football On Your Doorstep | Non-League Matches in Doncaster – 14.09.13

We don’t do things by the book here at popular STAND, that’s why last week, when everyone else was clambering over each other to plug non-league games, as was the fashion, we had… Continue reading

Silenced Belles; On the FA’s Rejection of the Doncaster Belles’ Appeal

Eight years ago I was elected as a Student Union officer. A month into my role the University reneged on an agreement to allow our Freshers Fair to be held in the Sports… Continue reading

D-Day at the FA; On the Doncaster Belles’ Appeal

Hopefully this will be the last piece I write about the Doncaster Belles which doesn’t have a football match as its focus. With a bit of luck it will also be the last… Continue reading

Snapshot: How I watched football 2012-13

I’m not a photographer. I don’t even own a camera. So this is neither a portfolio nor an exhibition. But I do like photos, so when attending matches last season I made an… Continue reading

So Who Did Ban Our Banner?

Its now five days since supporters, protesting against the arbitrary ‘relegation’ of Doncaster Belles as part of the FAWSL’s planned restructure, had a number of items confiscated from them ahead of the FA… Continue reading

Bells, Banners & Belligerence; On Trying to Speak Out

That banner in the picture there. I made that. I bought the paints and brushes on Tuesday lunchtime. I painted it (and much of our living room table too) late on Wednesday night.… Continue reading

Tolling for the Belles; On a Week of Campaigning

The amount of traffic this website has seen since we shone a light on the nature of the FA’s restructure of the Women’s Super League has been unprecedented; thousands of views from all… Continue reading