As part of its ongoing development programme, Southwell City will be working with an FA Coach Mentor to help further improve the level of football coaching within the club.

Local Paralympian Champion Richard Whitehead returned home from Rio with a Gold and Silver medal after successfully defending his Paralympic title, storming to gold in the T42 200m and achieving the seemingly impossible by winning a joint Silver in the T42 100m final.

It's been another enjoyable season for Southwell City Romans U11s. For the second year running they finished in a trophy position in the league. This time they finished runners up in a very competitive YEL Spring League campaign, finishing off in style with an 8-1 victory over East Leake.

GB Ladies hockey team weren't the only winners this summer. After Southwell Brincliffe United's 1st team won the Notts Premier Division and league cup last season, it was the turn of SBU's 2nd /3rd team players to bring home the silverware, when they were crowned winners of the Rushcliffe six-a-side summer league tournament.

Following his retirement from professional rugby at Nottingham Rugby Club in order to take up a new full time position in the financial services industry, Dan Montagu, who has been head coach at Southwell for the past three years, is taking on a new role as Director of Rugby for the upcoming season.