Category Archives: GAFC Club

Richard ‘Nodder’ Kirkpatrick (1943-2019)

Everyone at Glenafton Athletic was saddened to learn that Glenafton legend Richard ‘Nodder’ Kirkpatrick passed away today (9th March 2019) , aged 76 years old. Our thoughts are with Nodder’s family and friends at this sad time. New Cumnock born … Continue reading

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Glenafton appoint new management team

After careful consideration Glenafton Athletic can confirm that they have appointed a new management team as follows, Manager: Craig “Southy” McEwan Assistant Managers: Craig Potter & Stevie Kerrigan, Coach: Craig Potter It has been a thorough process and the club … Continue reading

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Glenafton Athletic: Manager vacancy

Glenafton Athletic are now actively looking to fill the vacant managerial post. Please send your application and C V in writing to Club Secretary John Stewart, at 1 Woodend Cottage, Drongan, Ayr KA6 7BT or email to The application … Continue reading

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Tommy Bryce resigns as Glenafton manager

On behalf of Glenafton Committee: Glenafton Athletic Committee have today accepted the resignation of manager Tommy Bryce and his backroom staff of David Fulton and Mark Howie. We would like to thank them for everything that has been achieved during … Continue reading

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Striped for Action – New tops on Sale

The club is now taking orders for the Red and White striped shirts similar to those worn by the Glens in the recent Ardagh Cup Final victory. The shirts will be short sleeved. Prices are £30 for adults and £25 … Continue reading

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Home Kit Sponsor 2014-15

The draw for the sponsorship of our new home kit was made at half time of the Glenafton v Shotts league match by the Shotts Bon Accord  Secretary and  was won by Glenbuild Contracts Ltd. We would like to thank … Continue reading

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Barr Scottish Junior Cup Final Update

BBC Scotland BBC Scotland visited Loch Park and interviewed  John Stewart, club secretary. They filmed around Loch Park and along the Castle. The film will be shown on BBC 1 on tomorrow morning (Friday 30th May) news between 7 and … Continue reading

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Scottish Junior Cup Final: Supporters Buses

Glenafton Athletic spoke to the Police & Kilmarnock’s head of operations and security today. It has been confirmed that all the Glenafton Buses have to leave from New Cumnock together at 2.15 pm The police will also have a presence … Continue reading

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Barr Scottish Junior Cup Final : SJFA Communication

BARR SCOTTISH JUNIOR CUP FINAL Rugby Park, Kilmarnock Sunday 1st June, KO 4:05pm GLENAFTON ATHLETIC v HURLFORD UNITED   Communication from Tom Johnston, Secretary, SJFA 1. Please impress on your support the need to arrive early. 2. Rugby Park is … Continue reading

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Fun and Fundraisers

Glenafton Athletic is pleased to announce the following fundraisers in aid of ground developments  – DUCK RACE Why not come along on Sunday 21st July at 10am and have some fun raising funds for the club. Forms can be obtained … Continue reading

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