The Reg Bull Collection - Nuneaton Boro 1964-65

Rare cine highlights from a golden period in The Boro's history.

 

Many thanks go to the family of former Boro historian John T. Moore and also Andy Pace for identifying teams, scores, dates, grounds, attendances etc.

The Last Days of Manor Park

Martin O'Donnell pays photographic tribute to Manor Park, the home of Nuneaton Borough and formally Nuneaton Town. The old ground which after 88 years of use, saw its curtain finally close in May 2007.

Boro's 1993 FA Cup Run

Boro beat Stevenage, draw with Swansea away and then beat them in a replay before drawing with Bournemouth. The game against Bournemouth was shown live on Sky and Boro were beaten 1-0 at Manor Park

Geoff Cooke, Andy Pace and John Hobson Reminisce

A ramble through random topics to do with Nuneaton Borough and Manor Park

Boro goals 1996-97

 

All the goals from Nuneaton Borough's Southern League Premier Division campaign of 1996-97. Rob Straw finishes joint top of the League's leading goalscorer chart, sharing the honour with Evran Wright of Halesowen Town.

Boro goals 1995-96

 

Boro do the double, winning the Southern League Midland Division and the Doc Marten's Cup. Robbie Straw and Ian Drewitt score the goals.

Boro goals 1998-99

 

Boro win the Southern League Premier Division title by a massive 23 points from second placed Boston United.

Boro Legends Evening

 

The From Town To Town team host an evening of history, featuring interviews with Boro players from Hughie Morrow and Dudley Kernick in the 1950s to Gareth Dean and Guy Hadland in the latest Nuneaton Town era.

Boro 4, Stafford Rangers 3: August 2004

 

Boro pick up an unlikely win after being under the cosh for long periods. Darren Acton makes a crucial save to secure the win.

Mort Birch Interviews Dudley Kernick Part 1

Legendary local reporter Mort Birch interviews former Boro Player and Manager, Dudley Kernick about a life in Football that spanned over 50 years and saw him experience an illustrious career that carved his reputation as one of Boro's best-ever managers.

Dave Sharpe Interviews Ken Loach

Internationally renowned Nuneaton-born film director Ken Loach is interviewed by Dave Sharpe, remembering his childhood in Nuneaton and his many visits to Manor Park.

Mort Birch Interviews Malcolm Allen

Nuneaton Borough Legend Malcolm Allen is interviewed by legendary local reporter Mort Birch about his life in Football, both as a player and manager.

 

Malcolm reveals what it was like to play in front of over 22,000 supporters in what was truly a classic period for 'The Boro'!

 

Bill Wright Remembers

Bill Wright remembers how he and his family came to support Nuneaton Borough. An amusing tale is told regarding Bill's brother, who was verbally abused by a 'posh' Wimbledon fan!

Boro goals 1993-94

 

Boro enjoy success in the FA Cup, beating Swansea in a replay at Manor Park, but the wheels fly off after losing to Bournemouth in a replay. The players and the club are in dispute over Cup bonuses and finish bottom of the league.

Tamworth v Nuneaton Borough - 1996

 

It's March 1996 and Boro are in the process of taking the Southern League Midland Division title. Tamworth, however, are a top six side and dangerous opposition on their own turf...

Middlesbrough Reunited

 

A celebration of the great cup-run of 2006 when a last minute Gez Murphy penalty earned Nuneaton a replay against Premiership Middlesbrough.

February 20, 1999: Bath City 1, Nuneaton Borough 3

 

Boro face a tough test at Twerton Park against Bath City, who are well placed in the Southern League Premier Division.

Mort Birch Interviews Dudley Kernick Part 2

 

Legendary local reporter Mort Birch interviews former Boro Player and Manager, Dudley Kernick about a life in Football that spanned over 50 years and saw him experience an illustrious career that carved his reputation as one of Boro's best-ever managers.

Memories

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