21/02/10 New website - http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/duntonfc/ is being created to combine both the youth and senior setup. This will be added to in coming weeks - click on the youth team icon on the home page to take a look.
20/02/10 Dunton Reserves are through to the knock out stages of the Watson shield after securing runner up spot in group 2 with a convincing 8-0 win at home to Bedford Park Rangers.
10/02/10 Dunton FC announce that they will be running two Sunday teams for the 2010/11 season. The current Partizan setup is going to be re-named under Dunton FC as the current chairman Roy Calmels wants to end his involvement with the club. The two teams (who currently play in the Sunday Premier and Third Division) will add to the current Saturday Premier and Third Division side along with the u15 Youth Team. It means the club has gown again and at the start of our 4th season under the new management will boast 5 sides.
06/02/10 Dunton 1st Team are out of the Britannia Cup losing 6-3 at home to Woburn.
16/01/10 Dunton 1st Team are knocked out of the County Cup losing 3-1 away to Kempston Rovers.
21/11/09 Dunton 1st Team are through to the Quarter Finals of the Senior County Cup after beating Sharnbrook 4-2.
26/09/09 Dunton Reserves crash out of the County Cup losing 5-0 away to Bracha Sparta Reserves.
08/09/09 Dunton Reserves through to the Semi-Final of the East Beds Junior Charity Cup after beating Marabese Ceramics 3-1. They will face Caldecote Reserves who overcame Sandy on penalties. The fixture will be played at Dunton on a date yet to be decided in April.
25/08/09 Dunton 1st Team through to the Semi-Final of the Biggleswade KO Cup after beating Sandy 1-0. They will face the winner of Ampthill Town Reserves and Langford Reserves away. Fixture date yet to be set.
27/07/09 Following the clubs Regional Charter Standard Adult Club of the Year award (and subsequent nomination for the National Award). The National FA panel has chosen to award Barry Morris a personal award for the work he has done at Dunton. He will be a VIP guest at Wembley for the Charity Shield Match (9th August) where he will be given a National Adult Task Force Award at half time on the pitch. Congratulations from everyone at the club for a thoroughly deserved award.
27/07/09 Dunton Reserves have been drawn at Home against the winner of Blunham Reserves and Marabese Ceramics in the East Beds Junior Charity Cup fixture date yet to be confirmed.
22/07/09 Dunton draw host Sandy in the Semi Final of the Jess Piggott Cup. Match to be played on 15th August at 1.30pm at Sandy. The final and 3rd/4th play off taking place the following weekend on 22nd August.
18/07/09 Bedfordshire County League fixtures announced.
13/07/09 Dunton 1st receive a bye into the 2nd round of the County Cup Senior Trophy where they will face Sharnbrook at home. The fixture will take place on the 21st November, 13.30pm kick off.
13/07/09 Dunton Reserves draw Brache Sparta away in the first round of the Junior Challenge County Cup. The fixture will take place on the 26th September, 2.30pm kick off.
07/07/09 Dunton Reserves invited to play in the Jess Piggott pre-season cup at Sandy - the competition will also included Sandy 1st, Blunham Reserves and Ickwell Reserves - fixtures to be played on the 15th and the 22nd August at Sandy.
06/07/09 Upon receiving the award for Charter Standard Adult Club of the year for Bedfordshire, Dunton FC have been informed that they have won the regional award and will now be considered for the national award. This is another great achievement for the club and we would again like to thank everyone at the club for there continued support and efforts in improving the club and facilities available to the community.
01/07/09 Following the creation of our new youth team and to adhere to new regulations that will be coming in with regard dealing with u18 players we are please to announce that the following staff and coaches have been CRB (Criminal Record Bureau) checked. Barry Morris, David Gill, Ian Jakes, Paul Beith, John Carroll, Steve Thomas and David Gibbs. All (future) coaches and staff at Dunton FC will be CRB checked, if you have any concerns or questions then please liaise with our Child Welfare Officer John Carroll.
01/07/09 After approaching the Central Bedfordshire Planning office regarding our proposed extension and improvements to the facilities at Dunton the plans were provisionally accepted. The plans include an extension to the side of the building which will house the new home changing room and showers. The current away changing room will then be split into a separate referee changing room with shower, a corridor to the new changing room and another wc. The current women's wc will be split and extended so that there is a women's wc and a separate disabled wc. The men's wc will have a stud wall erected to create a corridor and a urinal added. The entrance will be changed to allow disabled access. A meeting will be held on the 14th July to formally apply for the planning permission and to discuss possible funding options available to us. If you would like to see the proposed floor plans or have any questions regarding these proposals then please contact David Gill.
31/06/09 Training commences tonight at 7pm and will continue every Tuesday and Thursday until the beginning of the season. All welcome.
19/06/09 Henlow Dogs Night on Friday 17th July all welcome £5 a ticket.
18/06/09 We would like to thank the hard work our new youth management team of Paul Beith, John Carroll and Steve Thomas. They have worked tirelessly to make the new youth team a success and we wish them every success in the coming season.
17/06/09 Dunton FC awarded the FA Charter Standard Adult Club of the year for Bedfordshire. The award will be presented at the Bedfordshire AGM on the 6th July. Many thanks to all at the club who have put the time and effort into improving the club on all levels.
7/06/09 Congratulations to Barry Morris who has passed his level 1 coaching qualification. He joins Danny Calmels, David Pugh and Steve Snelling at the club who are all level 1 qualified. Barry and David Gibbs are now in the process of gaining their level 2 coaching qualification.
7/06/09 New youth team manager Paul Beith has been approved by the Beds FA as a fully qualified coach and has offered his support to all other clubs in the county. For details go to www.bedfordshirefa.com and click on volunteer corner.
1/06/09 Dunton FC are looking to the future with the new u15 youth team. The club is offering the boys full facilities at only £35 per player for the entire season with no match fees.
30/05/09 Dunton Presentation Evening Winners:
1st Team Players Player - Barry Emery _______________ Res Team Players Players - Garry Wilsher
1st Team Managers Player - Nicky Threadgold _________ Res Team Managers Player - David Gibbs
1st Team Young Player - David Pugh _______________ Res Team Young Player - Nicky Albone
1st Team Top Goal scorer - David Pugh ____________ Res Team Top Goal scorer - Steve Spiers
1st Team Most Assists - Tom McGhee/Nicky Threadgold _ Res Team Most Assists - Andrew Spiers
1st Team Goal of the season - Sam Manners _________ Res Team Goal of the season - Nicky Albone
13/05/09 Dunton 1st team lose 2-1 in the Biggleswade KO Cup Final to Stotfold Reserves.
09/05/09 Dunton 1st team finish 8th in the Premier Division having played 26, won 10, drawn 2 and lost 14. Having scored 49 and conceded 58 goals.
09/05/09 Dunton Reserves secure 4th spot in the Third Division, one point behind third. There record for the season stands at Played 26, won 13, drawn 8 and lost 5. Having scored 81 goals and conceded 56.