Former Bedfont Town and Maidenhead United forward Ries Stanislaus is the latest signing for Wealdstone following successful trials during the pre-season. Stanislaus regularly found the net for Southern League outfit Bedfont last season and will provide further striking options for Stones Manager Gordon Bartlett as the build-up to the new campaign continues apace. (more…)
Wealdstone began their pre season campaign on Saturday with a very creditable draw against Championship side Watford. Despite missing a number of first team players, most notably last season’s top scorer Richard Jolly, Stones gave a strong account of themselves against Gianfranco Zola’s outfit and will be more than happy with their afternoon’s work in front of a bumper crowd of 1,335. (more…)
This Saturday and ongoing the club needs your help with a variety of maintenance tasks. Our first friendly is only a week away (Saturday 21 July) so we need the ground to be looking neat and tidy. It would be helpful if you can bring tools down - Brooms, Dust Pan & Brush, Hoes, Spades, shears etc. The ground will be open from 10.30am on Saturday.
High rated goalkeeper Rikki Banks, 24, has filled the No 1 position by signing for Stones. Since the devastating injury to Jonathan North last March finding a replacement stopper has been Gordon Bartlett's top priority this summer as he looks to push on from last season's huge success that only just fell short of honours at the final hurdle. The 6' 3" Banks began his career at Crystal Palace FC and then spent two years at Worthing following his release in the summer of 2006 and helped them reach the Ryman Division One South Play- Offs in 2007. Banks then joined Stones rivals Lewes in 2008, winning player of the year awards in each of the next two seasons. The Brighton born keeper then joined up with Conference National neighbours…