Tuesday, 26 August 2008
MESSAGES of congratulation have been flooding in for Barrow Raiders after their promotion to National League One.
JOB DONE: Martin Ostler claps the Barrow support JON GRANGER REF: 0446817
And the well wishers were not confined to the Furness Peninsula, with George Tranter writing from the Middle East: “Congrats Barrow. I am in the middle of the desert in Saudi Arabia. It is great to have news from home, I get online late evening and I can read the Evening Mail. I hear the soccer are doing well, great for the Town. Good Luck for the new season.”
Closer to home, Gaz Martin wrote: “Well done to the players, BoD, Dave C (Dave Clark) and all others concerned. Looking to watching the Raiders in Division 1.”
Another supporter, Joe Attard, added: “Well done lads, great result. Be getting my season ticket for league 1 now, fantastic season.”
And Mike added: “Well done lads, great and fully deserved news. Proud Barrovian.”
KT HUNTER was another supporter who has followed the side through the season. He wrote: “Well done Raiders. Although I am at uni in Chester, I have enjoyed being at home for the summer holidays and watching the home games with my nana.We are both looking forward to next season!”