BEDFORD TOWN


1945-46   Joined Southern League
          6 points awarded for 4 unplayed fixtures (2 games each against
          Cheltenham Town and Swindon Town reserves)
1956-57   Southern League runner-up
1957-58   Southern League runner-up (on goal average)
1958-59   Southern League South Eastern zone Champions
          Lost overall title play-off with North Western zone Champions
          Hereford United 0-3
1967      Relegated to Division One
1967-68   Promoted to Premier Division (on goal average)
1969      Relegated to Division One
1969-70   Southern League Division One Champions
          Promoted to Premier Division
1974      Relegated to Division One North
1974-75   Southern League Division One North Champions
          Promoted to Premier Division
          F.A. Trophy semi-finalists
1978      Relegated to Division One North
1979-80   League re-organised to Southern & Midland Divisions (No Premier)
          Placed in Midland Division
1980-81   Southern League Midland Division runner-up (lost title on
          goal difference)
1982      Disbanded
199?      New Bedford Town club formed
1991-92   Joined South Midlands League Division One
1992-93   South Midlands League Division One Champions
          Promoted to Premier Division
1993-94   South Midlands League Champions
1994-95   Joined Isthmian League Division Three
          Promoted to Division Two
1998-99   Isthmian League Division Two Champions
          Promoted to Division One
2000-01   Isthmian League Division One runner-up
          Promoted to Premier Division
2003-04   Play-offs for places in new structure - Bedford Town 3 Hitchin
          Town 1, Bedford Town 4 St Albans City 5
2004-05   Joined Southern League Premier Division
2005-06   Promoted to Conference South after play-offs (SF Bath City 0
          Bedford Town 1, F Chippenham Town 2 Bedford Town 3)
2007      Rejoined Southern League

SEASON    LEAGUE     P    W    D    L    F    A    P      POS

1945-46   SOUTH     16    4    1   11   30   49   15 *    9/11
1946-47   SOUTH     32    8    8   16   63   98   24     12/17
1947-48   SOUTH     34    6    3   25   41  104   15     18/18
1948-49   SOUTH     42    5    8   29   32  101   18     22/22
1949-50   SOUTH     46   12   11   23   63   79   35     22/24
1950-51   SOUTH     44   15    9   20   64   94   39     17/23
1951-52   SOUTH     42   16   10   16   75   64   42     12/22
1952-53   SOUTH     42   24    8   10   91   61   56      3/22
1953-54   SOUTH     42   19    5   18   80   84   43      8/22
1954-55   SOUTH     42   16    3   23   75  103   35     18/22
1955-56   SOUTH     42   21    9   12   99   69   51      4/22
1956-57   SOUTH     42   25    8    9   89   52   58      2/22
1957-58   SOUTH     42   25    7   10  112   64   57      2/22
1958-59   SOUTH-SE  32   21    6    5   90   41   48      1/17
1959-60   SOUTH-P   42   21    3   18   97   85   45      7/22
1960-61   SOUTH-P   42   18    7   17   94   97   43      9/22
1961-62   SOUTH-P   42   16    5   21   73   79   37     15/22
1962-63   SOUTH-P   40   18    8   14   61   45   44      9/21
1963-64   SOUTH-P   42   19    9   14   71   68   47      8/22
1964-65   SOUTH-P   42   17    9   16   66   70   43     10/22
1965-66   SOUTH-P   42   23    6   13   80   57   52      4/22
1966-67   SOUTH-P   42    8   13   21   54   72   29     21/22
1967-68   SOUTH-1   42   24    7   11  101   40   55      3/22
1968-69   SOUTH-P   42   11   12   19   46   63   34     20/22
1969-70   SOUTH-1   42   26    9    7   92   37   61      1/22
1970-71   SOUTH-P   42   20   10   12   62   46   50      7/22
1971-72   SOUTH-P   42   16    9   17   59   66   41     15/22
1972-73   SOUTH-P   42   16   15   11   43   36   47      8/22
1973-74   SOUTH-P   42   11   14   17   38   51   36     20/22
1974-75   SOUTH-1N  42   28    9    5   85   33   65      1/22
1975-76   SOUTH-P   42   13   17   12   55   51   43      9/22
1976-77   SOUTH-P   42   17   14   11   54   47   48      6/22
1977-78   SOUTH-P   42    8   13   21   51   75   29     21/22
1978-79   SOUTH-1N  38   19    9   10   74   49   47      4/20
1979-80   SOUTH-M   42   20   12   10   71   42   52      3/22
1980-81   SOUTH-M   42   25   11    6   63   32   61      2/22
1981-82   SOUTH-M   42   12   13   17   45   54   37     15/22

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1991-92   S MID-1   38   26    6    6  100   32   84      4/20
1992-93   S MID-1   42   36    4    2  163   40  112      1/22
1993-94   S MID-P   30   22    5    3   94   26   71      1/16
1994-95   ISTH-3    40   22   11    7   90   50   77      3/21
1995-96   ISTH-2    40   18   10   12   67   59   64      8/21
1996-97   ISTH-2    42   21    8   13   77   43   71      7/22
1997-98   ISTH-2    42   22   12    8   55   25   78      4/22
1998-99   ISTH-2    42   29    7    6   89   31   94      1/22
1999-00   ISTH-1    42   17   12   13   59   52   63      8/22
2000-01   ISTH-1    42   22   16    4   81   40   82      2/22
2001-02   ISTH-P    42   12   12   18   64   69   48     17/22
2002-03   ISTH-P    46   21    9   16   66   58   72      9/24
2003-04   ISTH-P    46   14   13   19   62   63   55     15/24
2004-05   SOUTH-P   42   19   12   11   70   52   69      5/22
2005-06   SOUTH-P   42   22   10   10   69   53   76      5/22
2006-07   CONF-S    42    8    7   27   43   82   31     22/22
2007-08   SOUTH-P   42   12    9   21   54   73   45     19/22
2008-09   SOUTH-P   42   14    8   20   44   55   50     15/22
2009-10   SOUTH-P   42    9   10   23   50   88   37     18/22
2010-11   SOUTH-P   40   10    7   23   41   76   37     17/21
2011-12   SOUTH-P   42   15   10   17   60   69   55     10/22
2012-13   SOUTH-P   42   18    7   17   61   56   61     10/22
2013-14   SOUTH-P   44    6    6   32   46  114   24     22/23

F.A. CUP

1928-29   3Q    DETAILS REMOVED FOR COPYRIGHT REASONS
          3Qr   DETAILS REMOVED FOR COPYRIGHT REASONS
1934-35   1     DARTFORD                            H    2-3
1945-46   1Q    BEDFORD AVENUE                      A    0-0
          1Qr   BEDFORD AVENUE                      H    0-4
1946-47   PRE   WOLVERTON TOWN                      H    1-1
          PREr  WOLVERTON TOWN                      A    2-1
          1Q    LUTON AMATEUR                       A    5-1
          2Q    LEIGHTON UNITED                     A    5-2
          3Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        H    2-2
          3Qr   HITCHIN TOWN                        A    2-3
1947-48   PRE   EYNESBURY ROVERS                    H    7-4
          1Q    ARLESEY TOWN                        H    2-0
          2Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    3-2
          3Q    VAUXHALL MOTORS (LUTON)             A    1-1
          3Qr   VAUXHALL MOTORS (LUTON)             H    0-2
1948-49   PRE   KEMPSTON ROVERS                     H    7-0
          1Q    VAUXHALL MOTORS (LUTON)             H    1-2
1949-50   PRE   KEMPSTON ROVERS                     H    2-0
          1Q    LUTON AMATEUR                       H    2-0
          2Q    ST NEOTS & DISTRICT                 H    3-0
          3Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        H    2-0
          4Q    HASTINGS UNITED                     A    0-2
1950-51   PRE   POTTON UNITED                       A    6-2
          1Q    LEIGHTON UNITED                     A    8-2
          2Q    WOLVERTON TOWN & B R                H    3-1
          3Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    3-2
          4Q    GUILDFORD CITY                      A    0-0
          4Qr   GUILDFORD CITY                      H    1-2
1951-52   1Q    BIGGLESWADE & DISTRICT              H    3-2
          2Q    EYNESBURY ROVERS                    H    3-0
          3Q    WOLVERTON TOWN & B R                H    5-1
          4Q    BROMSGROVE ROVERS                   A    5-2
          1     SWINDON TOWN                        A    0-2
1952-53   1Q    POTTON UNITED                       H    6-0
          2Q    EYNESBURY ROVERS                    A    4-0
          3Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    3-2
          4Q    PETERBOROUGH UNITED                 A    1-2
1953-54   1Q    POTTON UNITED                       A    5-1
          2Q    BIGGLESWADE & DISTRICT              A    0-0
          2Qr   BIGGLESWADE & DISTRICT              H    5-0
          3Q    DUNSTABLE TOWN                      A    4-2
          4Q    GORLESTON                           A    2-0
          1     WEYMOUTH                            A    0-4
1954-55   4Q    MARCH TOWN UNITED                   H    5-2
          1     DORCHESTER TOWN                     A    0-2
1955-56   1Q    BIGGLESWADE & DISTRICT              H    4-0
          2Q    DUNSTABLE TOWN                      A    4-0
          3Q    EYNESBURY ROVERS                    A    4-1
          4Q    WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  H    6-0
          1     LEYTON                              H    3-0
          2     WATFORD                             H    3-2
          3     ARSENAL                             A    2-2
          3r    ARSENAL                             H    1-2
1956-57   1     NORWICH CITY                        A    4-2
          2     READING                             A    0-1
1957-58   4Q    WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  H    1-1
          4Qr   WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  A    0-1
1958-59   4Q    WISBECH TOWN                        H    3-4
1959-60   4Q    HAYES                               H    5-3
          1     GILLINGHAM                          H    0-4
1960-61   4Q    KING'S LYNN                         H    1-4
1961-62   1Q    LETCHWORTH TOWN                     H    8-0
          2Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    2-3
1962-63   1Q    WOLVERTON TOWN & B R                H    8-0
          2Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    5-2
          3Q    CAMBRIDGE CITY                      H    2-1
          4Q    WISBECH TOWN                        H    1-0
          1     CAMBRIDGE UNITED                    H    2-1
          2     GILLINGHAM                          A    0-3
1963-64   4Q    CAMBRIDGE CITY                      H    2-2
          4Qr   CAMBRIDGE CITY                      A    3-2
          1     WEYMOUTH                            A    1-1
          1r    WEYMOUTH                            H    1-0
          2     CHELMSFORD CITY                     A    1-0
          3     NEWCASTLE UNITED                    A    2-1
          4     CARLISLE UNITED                     H    0-3
1964-65   4Q    CAMBRIDGE UNITED                    H    1-4
1965-66   4Q    CAMBRIDGE UNITED                    A    2-1
          1     EXETER CITY                         A    2-1
          2     BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION              A    1-1
          2r    BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION              H    2-1
          3     HEREFORD UNITED                     H    2-1
          4     EVERTON                             H    0-3
1966-67   4Q    ROMFORD                             H    1-1
          4Qr   ROMFORD                             A    2-1
          1     WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   A    1-1
          1r    WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   H    3-3
          1r2   WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   A    1-1
          1r3   WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   H    3-2
          2     OXFORD UNITED                       A    1-1
          2r    OXFORD UNITED                       H    1-0
          3     PETERBOROUGH UNITED                 H    2-6
1967-68   4Q    BOSTON UNITED                       A    1-1
          4Qr   BOSTON UNITED                       H    2-3
1968-69   1Q    HISTON                              H    5-0
          2Q    STAMFORD                            A    0-1
1969-70   1Q    CORBY TOWN                          H    2-3
1970-71   1Q    LETCHWORTH TOWN                     H    3-0
          2Q    ST ALBANS CITY                      A    1-1
          2Qr   ST ALBANS CITY                      H    2-3
1971-72   1Q    BANBURY UNITED                      A    2-2
          1Qr   BANBURY UNITED                      H    1-0
          2Q    BIGGLESWADE & DISTRICT              H    3-0
          3Q    WITNEY TOWN                         H    2-2
          3Qr   WITNEY TOWN                         A    0-2    @ ?
1972-73   PRE   SLOUGH TOWN                         A    0-1
1973-74   1Q    CAMBRIDGE CITY                      H    2-0
          2Q    HISTON                              A    1-2
1974-75   1Q    WELLINGBOROUGH TOWN                 H    2-1
          2Q    RUSHDEN TOWN                        H    2-0
          3Q    POTTON UNITED                       A    2-1
          4Q    KETTERING TOWN                      A    3-3
          4Qr   KETTERING TOWN                      H    0-0
          4Qr2  KETTERING TOWN                      A    0-2
1975-76   1Q    ELY CITY                            H    2-0
          2Q    BOURNE TOWN                         A    5-1
          3Q    STAMFORD                            A    2-0
          4Q    LOWESTOFT TOWN                      H    6-1
          1     WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   A    0-0
          1r    WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   H    2-2
          1r2   WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   A    1-2
1976-77   1Q    CHATTERIS TOWN                      H    7-1
          2Q    POTTON UNITED                       H    4-1
          3Q    ST NEOTS TOWN                       H    3-0
          4Q    DUDLEY TOWN                         A    0-1
1977-78   PRE   WILLESDEN                           A    3-4
1978-79   1Q    BISHOP'S STORTFORD                  H    2-1
          2Q    ROTHWELL TOWN                       H    5-2
          3Q    BARTON ROVERS                       A    2-0
          4Q    BARKING                             A    1-3
1979-80   1Q    BERKHAMSTED TOWN                    A    4-1
          2Q    HERTFORD TOWN                       A    2-0
          3Q    CHESHAM UNITED                      A    0-0
          3Qr   CHESHAM UNITED                      H    0-1
1980-81   1Q    BISHOP'S STORTFORD                  H    3-2
          2Q    BURY TOWN                           H    4-0
          3Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    2-3
1981-82   PRE   HODDESDON TOWN                      H    4-0
          1Q    POTTON UNITED                       A    1-1
          1Qr   POTTON UNITED                       H    4-1
          2Q    BARTON ROVERS                       H    2-0
          3Q    ELY CITY                            H    1-0
          4Q    WISBECH TOWN                        H    3-0
          1     WIMBLEDON                           H    0-2
1982-83   1Q    EDGWARE                             A    SCR
1995-96   PRE   EDGWARE TOWN                        H    1-4
1996-97   PRE   WATTON UNITED                       A    4-1
          1Q    BISHOP'S STORTFORD                  A    0-2
1997-98   1Q    DULWICH HAMLET                      H    1-1
          1Qr   DULWICH HAMLET                      A    0-2
1998-99   PRE   WISBECH TOWN                        A    3-2
          1Q    CLACTON TOWN                        A    1-1
          1Qr   CLACTON TOWN                        H    2-0
          2Q    WHYTELEAFE                          A    1-2
1999-00   PRE   WIVENHOE TOWN                       A    1-0
          1Q    AVELEY                              H    0-0
          1Qr   AVELEY                              A    2-1
          2Q    ST ALBANS CITY                      H    0-2
2000-01   PRE   WITHAM TOWN                         A    3-0
          1Q    STAINES TOWN                        H    3-1
          2Q    ENFIELD                             H    0-0
          2Qr   ENFIELD                             A    1-1    Enfield won 4-3 on penalties
2001-02   2Q    LEYTON                              H    3-0
          3Q    HEDNESFORD TOWN                     H    2-0
          4Q    HARLOW TOWN                         A    2-1
          1     PETERBOROUGH UNITED                 H    0-0
          1r    PETERBOROUGH UNITED                 A    1-2
2002-03   2Q    PELSALL VILLA                       H    6-1
          3Q    WISBECH TOWN                        A    0-1
2003-04   2Q    ROTHWELL TOWN                       A    1-0
          3Q    LEYTON                              A    0-3
2004-05   1Q    CHESHAM UNITED                      A    1-1
          1Qr   CHESHAM UNITED                      H    4-1
          2Q    HENDON                              H    1-3
2005-06   1Q    A F C SUDBURY                       H    2-2
          1Qr   A F C SUDBURY                       A    1-2
2006-07   2Q    DUNSTABLE TOWN                      H    3-2
          3Q    MOOR GREEN                          H    0-2
2007-08   1Q    BROXBOURNE BOROUGH V & E            A    1-1
          1Qr   BROXBOURNE BOROUGH V & E            H    2-0
          2Q    BOREHAM WOOD                        A    3-3
          2Qr   BOREHAM WOOD                        H    2-3
2008-09   1Q    WEALDSTONE                          A    2-2
          1Qr   WEALDSTONE                          H    1-1    Bedford Town won 4-2 on penalties
          2Q    A F C WIMBLEDON                     H    2-2
          2Qr   A F C WIMBLEDON                     A    0-3
2009-10   1Q    KINGSBURY LONDON TIGERS             H    5-1
          2Q    ROMULUS                             H    2-1
          3Q    BURY TOWN                           A    1-1
          3Qr   BURY TOWN                           H    3-4
2010-11   1Q    STANWAY ROVERS                      A    1-1
          1Qr   STANWAY ROVERS                      H    2-0
          2Q    BOREHAM WOOD                        H    0-2
2011-12   1Q    EAST THURROCK UNITED                A    0-1
2012-13   1Q    WALTHAM ABBEY                       A    0-1
2013-14   1Q    GREENHOUSE LONDON                   A    6-2
          2Q    HAMPTON & RICHMOND BOROUGH          A    0-1
2014-15   PRE   A F C RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS            A    1-1
          PREr  A F C RUSHDEN & DIAMONDS            H    0-3

F.A. TROPHY

1969-70   1Q    SITTINGBOURNE                       A    4-0
          2Q    BANBURY UNITED                      A    1-0
          3Q    RAMSGATE ATHLETIC                   H    5-1
          1     CHELMSFORD CITY                     H    3-4
1970-71   3Q    THORNYCROFT ATHLETIC                A    1-1
          3Qr   THORNYCROFT ATHLETIC                H    1-0
          1     KING'S LYNN                         A    2-1
          2     DOVER                               A    0-3
1971-72   1     CAMBRIDGE CITY                      H    2-2
          1r    CAMBRIDGE CITY                      A    2-0
          2     DORCHESTER TOWN                     A    0-1
1972-73   1     BATH CITY                           H    2-0
          2     DOVER                               H    2-1
          3     WIMBLEDON                           H    3-1
          QF    STAFFORD RANGERS                    A    1-4
1973-74   1     CHELMSFORD CITY                     H    3-2
          2     STOURBRIDGE                         H    1-0
          3     GRANTHAM                            A    0-0
          3r    GRANTHAM                            H    4-0
          QF    MORECAMBE                           H    0-1
1974-75   1     HITCHIN TOWN                        A    1-1
          1r    HITCHIN TOWN                        H    3-1
          2     ASHFORD TOWN (KENT)                 A    1-1
          2r    ASHFORD TOWN (KENT)                 H    4-3
          3     HIGHGATE UNITED                     A    2-1
          QF    WIGAN ATHLETIC                      A    1-0
          SF(1) SCARBOROUGH                         A    1-3
          SF(2) SCARBOROUGH                         H    1-3
1975-76   1     CHELMSFORD CITY                     A    1-0
          2     HASTINGS UNITED                     H    2-0
          3     HARWICH & PARKESTON                 A    2-1
          QF    RUNCORN                             H    1-2
1976-77   1     WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  H    1-3
1977-78   1     HILLINGDON BOROUGH                  H    2-0
          2     HEDNESFORD TOWN                     H    1-1
          2r    HEDNESFORD TOWN                     A    2-2
          2r2   HEDNESFORD TOWN                     N    1-0    @ Worcester City
          3     HENDON                              A    1-1
          3r    HENDON                              H    2-1
          QF    LEATHERHEAD                         H    0-0
          QFr   LEATHERHEAD                         A    2-5
1978-79   1     DOVER                               A    0-0
          1r    DOVER                               H    3-2
          2     RUNCORN                             H    1-3
1979-80   1     WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   A    0-0
          1r    WYCOMBE WANDERERS                   H    0-1
1980-81   1     DULWICH HAMLET                      H    3-1
          2     WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  A    0-0
          2r    WALTHAMSTOW AVENUE                  H    1-0
          3     SUTTON UNITED                       A    0-3
1981-82   1     STAINES TOWN                        H    1-1
          1r    STAINES TOWN                        A    3-2
          2     TELFORD UNITED                      A    0-0
          2r    TELFORD UNITED                      H    0-3
1999-00   2     LEATHERHEAD                         A    0-0
          2r    LEATHERHEAD                         H    2-0
          3     NEWPORT COUNTY                      H    0-0
          3r    NEWPORT COUNTY                      A    1-0
          4     YEOVIL TOWN                         H    0-4
2000-01   1     NEWPORT COUNTY                      H    1-2
2001-02   1     WORTHING                            H    4-0
          2     EASTBOURNE BOROUGH                  A    0-0
          2r    EASTBOURNE BOROUGH                  H    1-2
2002-03   1     MARLOW                              A    1-1
          1r    MARLOW                              H    1-2
2003-04   2     SUTTON UNITED                       A    0-2
2004-05   1     STAMFORD                            H    2-3
2005-06   1Q    BRACKNELL TOWN                      H    3-0
          2Q    HITCHIN TOWN                        A    2-1
          3Q    WESTON SUPER MARE                   A    0-4
2006-07   3Q    BASINGSTOKE TOWN                    A    0-2
2007-08   1Q    CHESHAM UNITED                      A    1-2
2008-09   1Q    CORBY TOWN                          H    2-1
2009-10   1Q    YATE TOWN                           A    1-2
2010-11   1Q    HARLOW TOWN                         A    2-3
2011-12   1Q    EAST THURROCK UNITED                A    2-0
2012-13   1Q    GRANTHAM TOWN                       A    2-0
          2Q    MAIDSTONE UNITED                    H    2-3
2013-14   1Q    HAMPTON & RICHMOND BOROUGH          A    1-1
          1Qr   HAMPTON & RICHMOND BOROUGH          H    0-2

F.A. VASE

1994-95   PRE   LEIGHTON TOWN                       A    1-2
1995-96   1Q    HANWELL TOWN                        A    2-1
          2Q    BROOK HOUSE                         H    1-0
          1     BOURNE TOWN                         A    1-0
          2     CHESHUNT                            A    3-2
          3     CANVEY ISLAND                       A    0-2
1996-97   2Q    HARLOW TOWN                         A    0-1
1997-98   2Q    FORD UNITED                         A    1-2
1998-99   2Q    BIGGLESWADE TOWN                    A    4-1
          1     EYNESBURY ROVERS                    H    3-1
          2     IBSTOCK WELFARE                     A    5-0
          3     FAKENHAM TOWN                       A    4-1
          4     WROXHAM                             H    3-1
          5     TIVERTON TOWN                       H    1-2

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