Rangers celebrate Charter Standard

NDET 94953'Ripley Rangers receive a plaque for their Charter Standard by Liam Rooney, Senior Football Development Officer Derbyshire County Football Association. Pictured front l-r: Jack and Alfie Hounslow ages 9 and 6, middle row l-r: Ben rose, 11 and Joe Martin, 12, back row l-r: Dan Rayner, manager under 7's, Gareth Martin vice Chairman and Gary Hounslow, Chairman.
NDET 94953'Ripley Rangers receive a plaque for their Charter Standard by Liam Rooney, Senior Football Development Officer Derbyshire County Football Association. Pictured front l-r: Jack and Alfie Hounslow ages 9 and 6, middle row l-r: Ben rose, 11 and Joe Martin, 12, back row l-r: Dan Rayner, manager under 7's, Gareth Martin vice Chairman and Gary Hounslow, Chairman.

The management and budding footballers at Ripley Rangers FC have been celebrating after the club gained the prestigious Charter Standard award.

And a plaque to mark the occasion was handed to team bosses at Ripley Mill Hill School, the club’s headquarters, by Liam Rooney, Derbyshire FA’s senior development officer.

He is pictured front right with l-r: Jack and Alfie Hounslow aged nine and six; middle: Ben Rose, 11 and Joe Martin, 12; backDan Rayner, U7 manager, Gareth Martin vice chairman and Gary Hounslow chairman.

Photograph by Marisa Cashill. NDET 94953.