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BLOG – Chester 1-0 Workington. Post Match Thoughts

Ben Mills’ super shot proved decisive today as the Blues won in a hard fought game. That makes it six out of six for Neil Young’s men from only two goals, very efficient. Again, at the expense of writing a proper article, I’m just going to do a few bullet points of things I thought about […]

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BLOG – Oxford City 0-1 Chester. Post Match Thoughts

A first day victory for the Blues, the first in six years, was a just reward for an excellent display. Iain Howard’s goal separated the two sides, but the difference was a committed and impressive display of teamwork from Chester. Here are my highlights (in no order or coherent thought): 1) It was really bloody hot. It […]

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NEWS – Issue 4 Out Now!

Issue 4 of The Blue & White is out now! There’s loads of stuff packed into our latest issue including (deep breath): An FA Cup special, a hello to the Conference, a guess at our eventual ‘level’, a history of Halifax Town, a look at Ian Atkins’ time at Carlisle, a discussion of penalties, an interview with […]

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NEWS – Designer Needed

Designer Needed for Issues 5 and 6 Because the designer of TB&W is swanning off on an around the world trip for six months, we need a temporary stand in designer. We are looking for someone who is: –          Experienced with photoshop / indesign / and illustrator (mostly indesign) –          Able to make stuff look awesome –          Available […]

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BLOG – Chester Youth Development

Youth development is a funny kind of thing for the ordinary fan. We all like to know that it is happening, but often we’re not completely sure what it is that is going on. Of course, we know that there are players and training sessions and matches, but how does this all fit in with […]

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BLOG- Squad Building

Slowly, very very slowly, the season is getting closer. I’m probably not the only one who is desperate for the pre-season friendlies to come along, to start looking at the squad we’ve assembled and discussing our chances in the Blue Square North (BSN). Of course, we have to wait a bit longer for that, but […]

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NEWS- New Website!

The Blue & White have been working for a few months now towards making our website better, and we’re delighted to now be in a position where we can launch it. You’ll (hopefully) notice the simpler, cleaner layout, as well as a much improved shop, which now works out postage prices properly! What a treat. We’ve […]

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NEWS- Cheque Given to the Junior Blues

The Blue & White were delighted to be able to give a cheque to the Junior Blues at the home game against Hednesford. Although the result was rather annoying, our whole team of editors and designer got to the match in order to hand over the profits of issues 1 and 2, which came to […]

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NEWS- Fanzine now stocked at Chester club shop

The editors of The Blue & White are delighted to announce that issue 1 and 2 will be available to buy from Chester FC’s club shop from now on. The fanzine will still be available from Bluecoat Books in Chester (which has been restocked), as well as Hawarden Post Office. We will also continue to sell […]

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NEWS- Editors appear on The Seals Podcast

The editors of The Blue & White appeared on the latest edition of The Seals Podcast which is produced by Lache FM. Along with host Dan Burns and Chester director Jeff Banks, Richard and Neil discussed the festive period, including the eventful game against Northwich Vics on Boxing Day. There’s also an interview with Neil Young […]

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