South Cheshire pitches in for team

College bosses have played their part in helping Cheshire footballers score a new home.

A new pitch at South Cheshire College, in been with, plays host to Betley Football Club’s home games.

The team, which plays in the Staffordshire Saturday County League, had been on the lookout for a new base over the summer.

Several former college sports students also play for Betley and the college’s community leisure chief, Graham Chafer, said: “We are delighted that Betley Football Club are using the new grass pitch on a Saturday and they are benefiting from the set-up.

“Other clubs are also keen to use our facilities which are available for hire in the evenings.”