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Independent of King's Lynn Town Football Club, here we cover news from The Trust, The "Linnets" past and present, host an active Linnets' Fans' Forum and also maintain comprehensive statistics covering steps 1-4 of the Non-League Pyramid including the Turnstile League.
Next season's squad begins to take shape
Wednesday 5th August
Updated Wednesday 5th August
Simon Power has returned to Lynn on season long loan from Norwich City.
Power joined Lynn on loan from Norwich City on 17th January 2020 and his pace soon made him popular with Lynn fans.
The 22 year old was involved in six games last season, scoring twice.
Tuesday 21st July
Lynn have announced the signing of eighteen year old (b. 18.05.02) Tai Fleming, who describes himself as "a strong no nonsense defender who takes pride in defending" on his website
Having played for Norwich City Academy from the age of 10 to 16 he joined Yeovil Town on a two year scholarship in 2018 captaining the youth team and playing
in some of the U23's Premier League Cup matches.
He also spent time on-loan to Melksham Town for work experience.
Friday 17th July
Leading scorer Adam Marriott has agreed term for another season, the club has announced.
Signing from Boston United in October 2018 he has been Lynn's leading scorer for the past two seasons.
Wednesday 15th July
The club announced that midfielder Jordan Richards has agreed a one-year deal to remain at the club
while Tom Ward has had his contract cancelled with the club by mutual consent, Ward wishing to return to his career of teaching and coaching and unable
to commit to Lynn. Ward's two spell with Lynn saw him make 71 appearance scoring six goals.
Thursday 2nd July
Lynn have announced the signing of Jamar Loza.
The 26 year old forward (b. 10 May 1994) left Chelmsford City in May with Clarets' manager Robbie Simpson lamenting
"I really like Jamar as a player and I would have liked to have given him a chance under my management.
However, Jamar has received offers elsewhere, and his future now lies away from Chelmsford City."
Making his mark at Under 16 level with Norwich City, he became a full-time with the Canaries' academy in July 2010
making an impact with the under-18s and reserve side.
Released in the summer of 2012 he was recruited for the Under-21 development squad making 30 appearances, scoring 13 goals.
A number of loan spells saw him at Coventry, Leyton Orient, Southend before returning to Norwich to make his Canaries' debut
in the final match of the 2013-14 season against Arsenal.
He made five appearances for Norwich before beginning 2015 with a month's loan spell at Yeovil.
Back at Carrow Road he scored his first goal for City in March 2015.
Further loans spells at Stevenage and Southend followed before Norwich announced that they would not be renewing his contract
in June 2016.
After trials with Inverness Caledonian Thistle and Colchester he joined Maidstone United in October 2016 scoring 10 goals in 63 appearances
and, after a three month loan spell with Woking, in October 2018 he was sold to Billericay Town for an undisclosed fee.
He moved to Chelmsford City in late June 2019 and went back on loan to Woking three month's later where he made 29 appearances (23 starts) scoring twice.
Loza is a Jamaican International making his debut in 2014.
Saturday 27th June
: It was announced that Norwich City Under 23 goal keeper Archie Mair will be joining on a season long loan.
The 19 year old (b. 10.02.01) was signed by Norwich to play with the Under 23s in June 2019 and made 12 appearances for the Canaries' Reservers in
Premier League 2 last season and one in the EFL Trophy.
Mair, who made seven appearances for Scotland's U19 team (six starts), had spent ten years with Aberdeen.
The paperwork for this deal is due to be completed in the next week.
Friday 29th May
: The club has announced its list of retained players: Ross Barrows,
Alex Brown, Sonny Carey, Michael Clunan, Michael Gash, Ryan Hawkins, Chris Henderson, Luke Johnson, Aaron Jones, Sam Kelly, Rory McAuley,
Jordan Richards, Dayle Southwell, Chris Smith, Alex Street, Tom Ward.
Two notable names missing at present - Adam Marriott and Ryan Jarvis.
Tuesday 26th May
: The club announces that Michael Gash has committed himself to the club for the coming season.
Gash, who will be 34 in September, signed in July 2017 and has made 130 appearances for Lynn, scoring 36 goals.
Friday 22nd May
It is announced that right-sided player Ryan Hawkins and Lynn's longest serving goalkeeper Alex Street
have both reached agreements that will see them at The Walks for another season.
Alex Brown, Lynn's 27th March signing has yet to make his debut while January signing Dayle Southwell is on a two and half year deal.
Street, 28, signed for Lynn in the summer of 2010 from Wisbech and has made 462 appearances which has seen some 139 clean sheets.
Hawkins, 25, joined the club in November 2016 from St Neots Town for an undisclosed fee. He has made 137 appearances for Lynn scoring 25 goals
but his starts in the 2019-20 season had been limited and he spent the beginning of the season on loan at Dereham Town.
Wednesday 20th May
: Aaron Jones commits to another season at The Walks. Having made 71 appearances for Lynn since signing in August 2018 after
some years in the United States and a short spell at Harlow the 2019-20 season saw him score his first two goals for the club.
Thursday 14th May
: The club announced the departure of Ryan Fryatt and Nathan Fox whilst new deals have been agreed with defender Chris Smith and midfielder Sonny Carey whose names joins those of Ross Barrows, Rory McAuley and Chris Henderson who agreed deals before the premature ending to the season.
Defender Ryan Fryatt departs The Walks with a record of 349 appearances, scoring 32 goals, having made his debut in November 2010 - in which he was sent off!
Nathan Fox's career at Lynn was somewhat shorter, joining in June 2019 from Hednesford and making 36 appearances, scoring once.
National League Line-up 2020-21
The anticipated line-up is subject to the English Football League’s appeal against Macclesfield’s two-point deduction will be heard on August 11.
Depending on the outcome of this, Stevenage might be reprieved and Macclesfield take their place.
Aldershot Town, Altrincham, Barnet, Boreham Wood, Bromley, Chesterfield, Dagenham & Redbridge, Dover Athletic, Eastleigh, FC Halifax Town, Hartlepool United, King's Lynn Town, Maidenhead United, Notts County, Solihull Moors, Stevenage , Stockport County, Sutton United, Torquay United, Wealdstone, Weymouth, Woking, Wrexham, Yeovil Town.
Last time Lynn met these clubs competitively: Aldershot Town (FA Cup 1959), Altrincham (2019)
Barnet (1976), Bromley (FA Cup 1937), Dover Athletic (FA Trophy 2019), Eastleigh (2004), Maidenhead United (2007), Macclesfied (FA Trophy 1985), Solihull Moors (2009), Stevenage (1975), Stockport County (FA Cup 1912),
Wealdstone (2007), Weymouth (LPO 2018), Yeovil Town (1971).
So first competitive visits for Boreham Wood, Chesterfield, Dagenham & Redbridge,
FC Halifax Town, Hartlepool United, Notts County (played Reserves in Midland League 1957),Sutton United, Torquay United, Woking, Wrexham, .
Win a Season Ticket
Support the Ground Development Fund
The Blue & Gold Trust initiated Season Ticket Competition has attracted great interest with 66 entrants to date.
With only 2 weeks to go, time is running short for you to have the chance to win an adult Season Ticket (Ground) which would cost £380.
Entry into the competition is £10 and multiple entries are allowed.
The winner will be selected on Monday the 10th of August 2020. Remember all proceeds will go to the Ground Development Fund (GDF).
Details of the GDF and its purpose can be found by clicking on the thermometer on the homepage of this website. To enter please use the button below.
Alternatively entries can be made by cash or cheque, and sent to The Blue & Gold Trust, 39 King John Avenue, King’s Lynn PE30 4QB.
All entrants should include their contact details and annotate entries as for the Season Ticket Competition.
Have a go and in doing so you will support the GDF.
Admission Prices Season 2020-21
Thursday 16th July
Ground: Adult: £20. Concession: £18. Under 16: £5
Seating: Tennyson Road and Seven Sisters Wings £22. Concessions £20. Under 16 £10.
Centre Block £25 No Concessions.
Early Bird Offer: £1 off Ground admission and Wing Seating if purchased in advance which will be
midnight Sunday for a Saturday fixture and midnight Friday for a Tuesday fixture.
Season ticket prices (National League only)
Ground: Adult £380, Concession £340. Student £260, U16 £46
Standard Seat: Adult £420, Concession £380, Student £300, Under 16 £180
Premier Seat: Adult and Concessions £500
Valid ID will be required for Concessions and Students.
For all the club news go to the King's Lynn Town News Archive.
Blue & Gold Trust Committee Meetings
Next directors' meeting
: to be decided.
In line with our policy of openness and honesty, Trust members have the opportunity to attend Trust committee meetings, but should
register their interest via the "contact us" facility on the website
or by contacting the Secretary on 07710 937103.
This invitation is open to Trust members only, and that attendance will be limited to two applicants per meeting on a first come first served basis.
The aims of the Blue & Gold Trust:
To lobby, publicise and campaign to encourage the owners of KLTFC to take into account the interests of supporters in its decision making.
To act as an independent forum to raise the concerns of the supporters of KLTFC.
To enable a democratically elected Director of the Trust to represent the views of the supporters and influence the decision making of the owners of KLTFC.
To raise funds to enable the Trust to be in a position to purchase a stakeholding in the club, thus ensuring democratic supporter representation in the running of the club and that funds raised are used appropriately to benefit the long term stability and future of KLTFC for its supporters and the community.
To ensure that KLTFC meets the highest standards of business management.
To strengthen the bonds between KLTFC and the community it serves, and to represent the interests of the community in the running of the club.
To promote, develop and respect the rights of the members of the community served by KLTFC and the Trust.
To encourage the club to play competitive football at the highest possible level.
If you would like to join the Trust to help further these aims, you can do so online here
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