Fans reminded to park responsibly

The club has requested that supporters are mindful of residents and business around the football club when parking on matchdays. A number of businesses and local residents have complained about their premises being blocked recently. In particular, Grove Road has a number of businesses where lorry access is vital at all times and cars blocking…

Get a Fit-Bit for a fitter Ebbsfleet

EUFC proudly hosted the launch of the Ebbsfleet Garden City Healthy New Town (EGCHNT) programme Digital Movement Initiative in the Fleet Social Club on 20th July. Club director Stuart Butler-Gallie welcomed Kevin McGeough and Lorna Hughes from the Healthy New Town programme as they distributed ‘Fit-Bit’ digital fitness monitors to over 50 local residents, including…

No Walls Garden project makes a difference

Today we remember one of the Fleet’s true heroes, Paul McCarthy. If you are in a reflective mood and want to take time to stop and think, then I can recommend a place less than a mile from Stonebridge Road, off Northfleet High Street and to the side of St Botolph’s Church. The volunteers of…

Fleet fans in guide-dogs fundraiser

Fleet supporter Nigel Odd and family are taking part in the Dragon Boat Race in Mote Park Maidstone on the 2nd July, crewing a boat alongside other volunteers – all in aid of the Guide Dogs Charity. The Odds undertake puppy walking for the ‘Guide Dogs’ and their first puppy, Verdi, is changing someone’s life right now,…

Stand redevelopment given green light

Ebbsfleet United are delighted to announce that planning was granted this evening by Gravesham Borough Council for the redevelopment of the Northfleet/Plough End stand. At a hearing at the Civic Centre on Wednesday night, local councillors gave unanimous approval to the club’s application for redevelopment, removing the final stumbling block to the reconstruction of that section…

Fleet’s final farewell to Chris

More than 100 family, friends and club supporters gave Chris Pilkinton a proper Fleet send-off yesterday at Gravesend crematorium. Tributes were read by Ebbsfleet United director Stuart Butler-Gallie and associate director Jessica McQueen and a service full of Chris’s favourite songs and music included the moving tribute put together by Ed Miller, with help and contributions from many…

Crossbar Challenge III

Just before the injuries to Bradley Bubb and Danny Kedwell, Kenny Clark with his able assistant cameraman Jack Powell recorded a bumper set of attempts for our third crossbar challenge video. With an unspecified prize on offer for the winner, will it be claimed or will we have a “rollover” into next season? Watch on……

Walking the walk

It was time for the pre-match bravado to stop and for Fleet’s veterans to step up to the mark in their first proper Over 50s Walking Football fixture (albeit a friendly). The team had limbered up via a couple of training sessions and finally got to play for real on the Stonebridge Road pitch on Wednesday…

Fleet hail Community Day success

Ebbsfleet United have been delighted with the response and feedback following our 2017 Community Day. A record crowd for an EUFC Community Day (with an 80%-plus take-up on all Community Tickets issued for the day which was a fantastic response) was enjoyed by all: the sun shone, music played, people laughed and we witnessed a superb second-half…