September date for rearranged game

Ebbsfleet United’s hopes to reschedule the abandoned home game against Weston-super-Mare this coming Tuesday have been dashed after the clubs could not reach a mutual decision and the date has now been set by the National League. Vice chairman Peter Varney said, “Our proposal to the National League to replay the match this Tuesday (25th August)…

Fleet confirm free admission for replayed game

Ebbsfleet United will be conducting a thorough and immediate investigation into what caused our floodlights to trip during this evening’s fixture against Weston-super-Mare and the club would like to apologise to all supporters who will naturally be disappointed – as are we all – that tonight’s match did not reach its conclusion. The lights are…

The light fantastic

Ebbsfleet United’s brand new floodlights will soon be lighting up the night skies following today’s installation at Stonebridge Road. The Football League-standard lights went up on schedule and fans won’t even have to wait until the autumn to see for themselves as they will get their first proper usage in the pre-season friendly against Charlton Athletic on Tuesday,…

Floodlights upgrade commences

Stonebridge Road’s floodlight pylons are no more as scheduled work this week has seen them removed in preparation for the installation of new Football League-standard lights. The new floodlights are scheduled to be in position by the end of June, well before the commencement of pre-season friendlies and the new Conference South season. Elsewhere around…

Concord Rangers A-A Fleet (0-2)

Just when it looked as if Fleet’s play-off challenge had taken a turn for the better, the lights went out on Steve Brown’s squad – literally. It recalled a similar incident on a previous occasion when Fleet were battling for promotion and in the same part of the world with the same scoreline – back…

Going up, up, up…

The Club announced this morning that work is progressing well on the repairs to one of the main stadium floodlights damaged in last Saturday night’s storms. The work is being supervised by Associate Director Mark Humphreys of PHB Construction Ltd working in conjunction with the Club’s Maintenance Team and the Club’s Health and Safety Adviser…

Storm brings floodlights crashing down

Fleet are counting the cost after weekend storms brought one of the floodlight pylons down with the fall smashing the lighting brackets. The pylon, situated in the corner by the ground entrance and the Plough End, was damaged during the onslaught of high winds on Saturday night. The club are working hard to ensure the…