VIDEO: Merger can help Bann hit the top

Banbridge Town and Banbridge AFC’s merger, it is hoped, can help both club and local players hit the top of the local game.

As the two clubs announced their coming together, we spoke to Town President Andrew Cully and AFC Chairman Simon Canning.

Banbridge Town Chairman Stephen Radcliffe and Banbridge AFC Chairman Simon Canning at the amalgamation of the two clubs, included is Colin Flynn (AFC Thirds Manager), Ryan Watson (Town FC Manager), Andrew Cully (Banbridge Town President), Mark Kerr (AFC 1st Team Coach), Anthony Blackburn (AFC Assistant Manager), Stewart McClimmonds (AFC Treasurer) and Chris Beattie (Reserves Manager)  Edward Byrne Photography INBL1427-206EB

Banbridge Town Chairman Stephen Radcliffe and Banbridge AFC Chairman Simon Canning at the amalgamation of the two clubs, included is Colin Flynn (AFC Thirds Manager), Ryan Watson (Town FC Manager), Andrew Cully (Banbridge Town President), Mark Kerr (AFC 1st Team Coach), Anthony Blackburn (AFC Assistant Manager), Stewart McClimmonds (AFC Treasurer) and Chris Beattie (Reserves Manager) Edward Byrne Photography INBL1427-206EB

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