All football suspended until 10th JuneNew
signings for season 2020/21
17th April 2020
Following yesterday's government announcement that
the current 'Lockdown' is to continue at least until 7th May, we will
therefore follow that advice so the social club and footballing operations
will remain closed until such time that it is deemed safe for the
club to resume normal operations.
As this extension takes us beyond the time when the Club should hold
our Annual General Meeting, this important meeting will take place
within one month of the club reopening.
The committee wish to thank the members and supporters who took part
in the Virtual Grand National Sweepstake and have contributed to the
Donate a Ticket scheme which is ongoing. We shall be launching another
fundraiser in the next few weeks, so please keep an eye on Facebook
and Twitter pages for your chance to win a fabulous prize while helping
The East of Scotland League board met last night and have put a proposal
to the member clubs to end the season, with the champion club being
decided on an average points per game basis. Part 2 of the proposal
includes no relegation this season and expanding the league by 2 clubs
for one season then reverting back to 16 teams for season 21/22. The
committee will discuss these proposals on Tuesday night at our regular
virtual committee meeting prior to our vote being registered.
Chris and Wes are working hard behind the scenes to build a squad
for next season and we hope to have some player announcements in the
In the meantime stay safe, stay well and keep following the Star on
social media !
Be on the Star !
Star have teamed up with Donate a Ticket who are
giving supporters a means to donate the price of a ticket to matches
postponed by the ongoing football suspension. Any donations would
be gratefully received.
Click the link below to take part and perhaps push Star to a giantkilling
Our function hall is available for hire should
you be looking for a first class venue to host a private function,
party or a weekly fitness or dance class.
If you would like to learn more about our facilities, make an enquiry
or make a booking then click the button below.
We are always on the look out for local companies
who wish to sponsor Newtongrange Star via any of the following:
A matchday ball
Advertising board within the ground
In our matchday programme
On this website
Or perhaps be the main sponsor of this website
and have your logo displayed on every page
To see those valued companies who are already benefitting from sponsorship,
please visit the sponsors page on this website by clicking the button
Take a look at our gallery of Star Legends. Here
is where we remember those people who have contributed to the club
but who are sadly no longer with us. Get in touch if you would like
to nominate someone for inclusion.