Match Hub: Boston United

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Saturday 14 August


Jakemans Community Stadium

National League North

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Spennymoor Town begin their fifth consecutive National League North campaign with their maiden visit to the Jakemans Community Stadium to face Boston United.

The Pilgrims are one of the pre-season favourites to contest the title under the stewardship of Craig Elliott, with new additions Keenan Ferguson, Danny Elliott, Jordan Preston, Shane Byrne and Joe Leesley adding to a squad packed with National League experience.

Moors boast the stronger pre-season record coming into the clash having won seven of nine fixtures, with two 2-2 draws against Sunderland and Wrexham AFC building momentum ahead of the season curtain raiser.

In contrast, Boston has won two games from seven, tasting defeat against Matlock Town, Notts County and Grimsby Town.

Meetings between the two sides have been few and far between in recent years. In fact, the last time the sides duelled was in November 2019, with Shane Henry scoring a spectacular long range winner at The Brewery Field.

Moors last travelled to Boston in August 2018, with Rob Ramshaw and Glen Taylor scoring in a 2-0 victory at Boston’s previous ground, York Street.


You can listen to all the action from The Jakemans Community Stadium on Durham OnAir from 2.50pm on Saturday with Adam Hassell.

Download the station’s app to listen to Durham OnAir wherever you are in the country. Using the app, you can also listen in your car through your cars phone connection system.

Go to your Apple App Store or the Google Play Store and search for “Durham OnAir”, or click below.

how to follow the game

  • In-game updates on our Twitter page @SpennymoorTown
  • Full match report on our website and social channels
  • Post match reaction on Moors TV
  • Highlights on Moors TV Sunday midnight


Tickets for Saturday’s opening Vanarama National League North fixture against Boston United are now on sale via The Pilgrims’ website.

Although the match is NOT an all-ticket affair, supporters are encouraged to purchase their tickets online and scan their QR codes at the turnstiles through tickets received via e-mail or Apple Passbook.

Contactless payments will be accepted at the turnstiles on the day, with any cash payments needing to be processed at the ticket office.

To visit Boston’s ticketing website, please click here.

Ticket prices for travelling Spennymoor fans are as follows:

Concession: £11
U16: £5
1+1 Family: £17
1+2 Family: £21
2+1 Family: £29
2+2 Family: £34

Supporters wishing to take advantage of family ticket offerings should purchase the appropriate amount of tickets in each price category, with discounts subsequently applied at the checkout.


The Supporters coach will be leaving from Durham Road at 9.30am.

The coach is now full and will not be taking additional bookings.

The coach will leave The Jakemans Community Stadium at 5.30pm.

how to get there

Postcode for Sat Nav purposes: PE21 7NE.

Nearest railway station: Boston.

Car parking is available at the new Jakemans Community Stadium, priced £3 per vehicle.

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