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|Pre Season Friendlies (First Team Club News)- 21/7/16|
|Pre-season continued on Tuesday evening with a well deserved 1-0 win in Scotty Fraser’s Testimonial Match against an Aberdeen XI. A large crowd turned out to mark their appreciation for Scotty’s contribution to the Club over the last 10 years and everyone seemed to enjoy the occasion, a fine evening and a good performance by the team. A big thanks to Scotty’s Testimonial Committee for all their hard work on preparing for the match and the other testimonial events.
Saturday sees the final pre-season friendly away to Scottish Junior East Region side Dundee North End, with a kick-off time of 2pm. North End play in the McBookie.com North League and were formed in 1895. They finished 5th in their league last season and are known as “The Dokens”. The match will take place at North End Park, Fairmuir Street, Dundee DD3 8HU. Our season proper then kicks off on Saturday 30th July with a home SHFL league match against Fort William at the usual time of 3pm.
|Vale “Spotty Bag” Shirts (Other News)- 20/7/16|
|A number of fans have asked about the availability of the new season’s team shirts bearing the Club badge and The Spotty Bag Shop logo. These can be ordered in children’s sizes ages 5-6 YXS, ages 7-8 YS, ages 9-10 YMD, ages 11-12 YL for £34 each. Children’s size age 13-14 YXL and adult sizes up to 2XL for £40 each, inclusive of VAT.
Orders, stating size and colour, should be sent to Emma Stuart at email@example.com or she can be reached on 01261 831093 (evenings only) before 31st July and the shirts will hopefully be available during August. Payment will be needed with the order.
|Vale 1 Aberdeen 0 (First Team Club News)- 19/7/16|
|Deveronvale beat Aberdeen 1-0 tonight in Scott Fraser's Testimonial at Princess Royal Park in front of a large crowd. Scorer for Vale was Gary Harris in the 52nd minute.
|Support for African Schools (Other News)- 18/7/16|
|Deveronvale have very generously donated a supply of old football strips to the Global leadership academy, Jeffery's Bay,South Africa.
The strips will be taken to south Africa by a team of 17 people from Riverside Christian Church in Banff. The team will be there for 10 days.
The School in Jeffrey's Bay is part of a bigger christian Community called Global Challenge that Riverside Christian Church has very close ties with.
Global Academy is a school of mixed race and the pupils come from both well off and poor backgrounds. This school goes a long way in seeing breakthroughs where there has been serious racial divides."
Rob McArthur team leader says "The football shirts will be worn proudly by the school teams in various inter school competitions.”
Deveronvale chairman, Jim Mair commented “we at the Club are very happy to provide a small measure of support to this initiative and wish the Riverside Christian Church a successful trip to the Eastern Cape of South Africa."
|Deveronvale Lottery (Other News)- 17/7/16|
|Jackpot for Friday 22nd July 2016 will be £10,600 Winning numbers for the 15th July 2016:- 3, 5, 7, 10, 11, 15 with the bonus number of 1 £50 Consolation winners are:- A MacPherson, Banff & M Stoneman, Ladysbridge|