A story requiring more publicity ... Stalybridge Celtic (or should I say the fans) are at the moment trying to get it together to raise cash for a new Social Club - because basically the present "portakabin" is just not up to it (OK it's an improvement on the old railway carriage but...). So ... a fund raising scheme (the Hail Ale Fund) has begun (check out this thread).
However here's the 'real story' - a cut and paste from the same Message Board ...
"The Stalybridge Celtic North America supporters association (I think
that's just me). Raised 20 UKP today in Birmingham Alabama for the Hail
Ale fund. We hosted a lemonade stand on the street and made a few
dollars. Photos available for the Celtic program and donation coming via
the website in pounds. Go Celtic. See you at Xmas. Kids had a blast and
raised some dosh. Americans totally into it - Olympics and all.
We're visiting Alabama and off back to Orlando tomoz. Let's see how
lemonade sells next to Disneyworld I'm guessing not so well.
What ALL clubs need ...
Colne 0-0 Droylsden - We're staying in the Holiday Inn just outside Royal Leamington Spa, in Warwickshire; it's bloody awful to be honest. We don't give two hoots. After a fail...
2 days ago