Category: Eastleigh

Bridle Insurance move forward at E.F.C

Eastleigh director of football Dave Malone announced on the fans forum tonight that Bridle Insurance have “re-affirmed their intention to move forward at Eastleigh football club. “Following a meeting today, Bridle Insurance have re-affirmed their intention to move forward with their desire to acquire a majority Shareholding in Eastleigh Football Club Limited. The Club has…

Two new signings for Spitfires

Ian Baird’s Spitfires crashed out of the FA Trophy Tuesday night against Evo-Stick Southern Premier side Chippenham Town in a classic cup tie for both teams to remember. The Bluebirds opened the scoring with Alan Griffin following up on his original effort which was saved by on-loan Southampton keeper Jack Dovey. Eastleigh started to play football on…

A tale of two halves…

Ian Baird’s Spitfires forced a replay away to Evo-Stik Southern Premier League side Chippenham Town in the FA Trophy third qualifying round at Hardenhuish Park on Saturday. Before the game Eastleigh fans received some exciting news about new investment – Bridle Insurance are believed to have bought 51% of the company-See here. The Bluebirds took…

Spitfires to play Darts

The Spitfires are playing Dartford on Saturday in the Blue Square Bet South (3pm kick off) at The Silverlake Stadium. Eastleigh got their third straight league win at The Rushmoor Stadium on Saturday when they beat Hampshire rivals Farnborough 1-3. The Spitfires took the lead with Andrew White firing in his fifth  goal of the season…

How will the localism bill affect Eastleigh?

The government’s flagship policy  the Localism Bill has been given royal assent. The new act introduces many new measures which could have a profound effect on Eastleigh residents. The Act will enable councillors to openly discuss planning issues with residents; the council can revert to a democratic committee style of governance; taxpayers will able to…

Mayor saves Town Library!

Eastleigh bookworms will be celebrating today after Hampshire County Council revised its plans to close the Town Library on Mondays after Mayor Wayne Irish came up with a viable alternative. As part of the cut in funding imposed on the County by the Conservative/Lib Dem Coalition government, Hampshire is trying to save £450,000 by reducing…