The partnership between Ards Football Club and Worthingtons Solicitors is now longest running shirt sponsorship deal in Irish League football!
The new deal for 2022/23 takes the partnership into its 19th consecutive season.
Ards chairman Warren Patton said, "We're delighted that Worthingtons Solicitors have extended their deal with the club. Their loyalty to the club since 2004 is much appreciated.
"It's now the longest running deal in the Irish League and one of the longest in the UK."
Here, Huw Worthington and Nikki McConnell of Worthingtons stand with first team player TJ Murray and disability squad player Bailey Pyper.
ARDS F.C LOTTERY.
Fans of the Ards F.C Lottery will be glad to hear that it is returning in advance of the new season. The next draw will be held on Saturday July 2nd and the jackpot stands at £1,300. Tickets from Raymond Potter and the usual outlets.
INS & OUTS
GREG HALL DEFENDER - P/DOWN
CALLUM MCVEIGH DEFENDER - P/DOWN
ALEX MOORE GK -LINFIELD
ETHAN TAGGART MIDFIELD - DERRIAGHY
JOHN MCGIVERN DEFENDER
JASON CRAUGHWELL GK - DERRIAGHY
JOHNNY TAYLOR DEFENDER - DUNDELA
CALVIN MCCURRY - CVILLE
JACK LEMOIGNAN - DERRY CITY
CONALL MCGRANDLES - B/CLARE
SAM DINU - DUNDELA
GARY DONNELLY - B/CLARE
JOE TULLY - B/CLARE
JAIMIE MCGOVERN - DUNDELA
AGM STATEMENT & NEWLY ELECTED MEMBERS
Ards FC held their annual AGM on Tuesday evening . Chairman Warren Patton said " I would like to congratulate our newly elected President and Vice Presidents along with a massive thanks to outgoing long term Treasurer Jim Bailie . Jim has done an immense job keeping Ards FC in existence since joining the board in 2004 and has served his role with dignity and pride. I am delighted he has agreed to remain on the Board of Directors and will help me on the football side of things . I also want to thank all my current board for the hard work they put in to making Ards FC a success on and off the pitch and i look forward to another year working with them as we look to bring Ards FC home . "
President ... Billy Humphries
Vice Presidents .. Ivor Edgar , Brian Adams ,Ronnie Bailie
Treasurer .. Andrew Macrory
Secretary ... Andrew Rodgers
Chairman ... Warren Patton
Vice Chairman ... Stephen Wilton
Board Members ... Jim Bailie ,Timothy Clarke ,Stuart Dellow ,John Heron , Gary Anderson ,Alan Graham