Brand new start for March Town United’s Ash but Hares are beaten 4-1 at Walden

09:43 12 November 2012

Action from March Town United

Action from March Town United's 4-1 defeat to Saffron Walden Town.

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SPEEDY forward Ash Brand made his March Town United comeback on Saturday but the Hares were beaten 4-1 by Saffron Walden Town.

Brand, who left the GER in the summer to follow manager Brett Whaley to Yaxley, has now re-signed for his hometown club.

He came on as a substitute in Saturday’s disappointing defeat, which saw the Hares drop to 12th in the Thurlow Nunn First Division.

Paul Crosbie’s side shipped an early goal in Essex but they hit back through Danny Emmington in the 36th minute.

Walden restored their lead on the stroke of half time and they extended their advantage twice after the break.

The loss was March’s fifth consecutive defeat in the league. They host Swaffham Town on Saturday.

• A BRACE from Adam White inspired March Town United Reserves to a thrilling 4-3 cup win over Walsoken United.

White’s double helped the Hares’ second string power into the next round of the North Cambs Junior Cup with Saturday’s win.

John Gibbons and Liam Lorraine were also on target.

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Scenes from last year's firewalk.

A former Mayor of March is one of the brave people who have signed up to walk over scalding hot coals for charity.

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Wisbech firefighters picked up the Operational Excellence Award.

Outstanding firefighters were recognised at Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) Excellence Awards last night.

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Police are appealing for witnesses to two altercations outside a Fenland primary school.

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Greg Dyke.  Picture: James Bass

MP Steve Barclay has met with FA chairman Greg Dyke to discuss improving football pitches in Fenland.

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