Club app icon

Pitchero Club

The best way to keep up to date with Basford United Football Club


Awareness For Autism Charity game Saturday

10 months ago By Neil McGowan

Greenwich Avenue stages this year’s Awareness For Autism Charity Football match, which takes place on Saturday 13 May, kick off 1pm.

The match is between teams under the direction of James Hooton, who plays Sam Dingle in Emmerdale, and Tristan Gemmill, who plays Robert Preston in Coronation Street.

Team Hooton will be managed by Gemma Atkinson, who is known for her roles in Hollyoaks and Emmerdale, whilst former Apprentice and Celebrity Big Brother contestant Jessica Cunningham will manage the opposition.

The teams feature a host of stars from football and TV, including Notts County’s Kevin Nolan, Richard Thomas, Alan Smith and Mike Edwards; Craig Armstrong, Lawrie Dudfield, Kevin Pilkington; Liam Bairstow (Coronation Street); Joe-Warren Plant, Tom Atkinson and Jamie Shelton (Emmerdale); Ciaran Griffiths (Shameless); Sofiane Khelfa (The Apprentice); Dino (Capital FM); and social media star Tiny Tim Bradbury.

Tickets are £3 in advance or £5 on the day and can be obtained from or call 07855 538992.

Updated 18:41 - 13 May 2017 by Neil McGowan

Where next?

Next Season's League Opponents Next season’s provisional set up sees Corby Town, Ilkeston, Alvechurch, Cleethorpes Town and Peterborough Sports joining NPL Div 1 South.
Vote for your Player Of The Year - Last Few Days Supporters now have the chance to vote for their First Team Player Of the Year - see the poll on the club website or on Facebook, or email your vote.


Loading comments

Tue 20 Mar
Community Selston
Cup P – P
Wed 21 Mar
Under 19 FootballCV Reds
League 14:00
Sat 24 Mar
First Team Kidsgrove Athletic
League 15:00
Community FC Cavaliers
League 15:00
Tue 27 Mar
First Team Hednesford Town
Cup 19:45
Sat 31 Mar
First Team Market Drayton Town
League 15:00
Community Attenborough
League 15:00

News sponsor


Club sponsors