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The full cancellation procedure can be found on page 62 of the league handbook. However to make it easier to understand we have put together the following short guidance if you are considering cancelling a fixture;


1. Is the fixture you wish to cancel less than seven days away?

Yes - go to 2.

No - go to 3.


2. You will be fined £30. You will also be deducted 3 points if it is a league game or disqualified from the competition if it is a cup game.

It is also your responsibility to notify the following people;

Your opposition Manager, your Site Manager & the Fixtures Secretary.


3. Is the fixture between seven and twenty-seven days away?

Yes - go to 4.

No - go to 5.


4. You will be fined £30.

It is also your responsibility to notify the following people;

Your opposition Manager & the Fixtures Secretary (in writing).


5. Is the fixture between twenty-eight and thirty-nine days away?

Yes - go to 6.

No - go to 7.


6. You will be charged a £15 administration fee.

It is also your responsibility to notify the following people;

The Fixtures Secretary (in writing).


7. Is the fixture more than 40 days away?

Yes  - No administration fee or fine is applicable.You must notify the Fixtures Secretary (in writing).


As you can see, the sooner we are aware the easier it is for everyone concerned.




Entry into KicKStart Summer Football has now closed. This will start week commencing 1st June 2015 and conclude on 23rd July 2015 inclusive providing a maximum of 8 weeks football finishing in time for the School Summer holidays.


The age groups applying must be Under 7’s, 8’s, 9’s, 10’s as at 31st August 2015 in accordance with next Season 2015/16. This gives the new Under 7’s teams wishing to join us next Season a chance to gain some experience in preparation for the Winter League that starts on Sunday 6th September 2015.


Under 7’s and 8’s will play 5 v 5 Mini Soccer and the 9’s and 10's will play 7 v 7 Mini Soccer. Games will be played midweek (one game per week) at the Manor Park Sports Complex, Mansfield Woodhouse, on Wednesday evening for the Under 7's & 8's and Thursday evening for the Under 9's & 10's.


Kick off times will vary but games will start no earlier than 6.15pm and finish no later than 8.15pm. Fixtures are on the website now. Please note that none of these age groups are permitted to play for points. Games will be ‘non result driven’ friendlies in accordance with FA Law.


Confirmation of Teams entered is as listed:-


Under 7's

AS Plant Juniors, AS Plant Lions, Mansfield Athletic, Sherwood Colliery YFC,

South Normanton Colts, Manor FC, Market Warsop


Under 8's

Ashfield FC, Bilsthorpe FC, Blidworth Welfare FC, Clipstone Welfare Porto, Manor Warriors, Quarrydale United,

Sherwood Colliery Black, Sherwood Colliery Blue, Sherwood Colliery Red, Teversal FC


Under 9's

AFC Mansfield, Beaufort Whites, Blidworth Welfare Reds, Manor FC, Quarrydale Rangers,

Sherwood Colliery YFC, Shirebrook Rangers, Skegby Colts, Woodhouse Colts Yellows


Under 10's

Beaufort United, Clipstone Welfare Ajax, Mansfield Athletic, Robin Hood Colts, Skegby Colts, Woodhouse

Colts Black, Woodhouse Colts Blues, Woodhouse Colts Madrid.


Due to the last season being extended (because of the bad weather)

we have taken the decision to extend the deadline for applications in all age groups...


Applications are now being taken for next season 2015/16 for U7’s - U8’s Mini Soccer 5 v 5, U9’s - U10’s Mini Soccer 7 v 7, U11’s - U12’s    9 v 9 and U13’s - U16’s 11-a-side.


KicKStart is a Sunday competition where all games are played on central venues provided by KicKStart Academy as service providers of the League. We are unique as a League because everything is arranged for you throughout the Season including your pitch and your Referee. We even put your nets up, take them down. All you need to do on match days is turn up with your team, play your game and enjoy the experience.


If you are interested in joining us or re-entering next season you can find out more by clicking on Documents

& Links on the left > see Winter League Forms > How to Register a Team – Player. Here you will also find a

Club Application Form and Team Application Form to download. Alternatively you can ring Malc Jones

(League Chairman) on 07751 488523 or Elaine Pritchard (League Secretary/Registrar) on 07718 688662 or email with any queries or for more information.


KicKStart was formed in 2002 and in 2011 became the first League in Nottinghamshire to achieve Charter Standard status for Best Practice.


The closing date for applications is now the 31st July 2015.



Photographs for the recent 2014 / 2015 Annual League Presentation, which was held at the Festival Hall, Kirkby-in-Ashfield on the 13th of June 2015, have now been released at


We welcome you to visit to view these pictures as soon as you can.


The event was a great success, with many a smiling footballing face after receiving their hard earned trophies from the footballing legend Steve Hodge, who earned 24 England National Team caps during the 80’s and 90’s.


The photographs at can be purchased for very reasonable rates.


Each photo also has Facebook and Twitter links so that you can share the website pictures with your family and friends.




A Special General Meeting took place at the Mansfield Hosiery Mills Sports and Social Club, The Fieldings, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. NG17 2TF on Tuesday 21st July 2015 at 7.00 pm.


Representatives from Mansfield Town addressed the membership with a presentation & then took questions from the floor.


Each member club in attentendance voted and the majority was in favour of allowing Mansfield Town's club and team applications..


Those Clubs that failed to attend (without satisfactory reason being given) will be fined £20.00 in accordance with the Standard Code of Rules No.19.


Thank you to those who attended.