All at Cray Wanderers were saddened to hear of the passing of George Jenkins, father of Cray legendary former player and manager, Ian Jenkins. Our long time supporters may remember George was a regular visitor to Oxford Road and Hayes Lane to watch Ian play and later manage the Wands with such distinction. Blessed with…Details
Wishing the best of luck to Chris Coleman and Wales this evening in the biggest ever match in the history of Welsh football. Only Portugal stand in their way of a final appearance on Sunday in their first ever Euros. There is a Cray link to the current team success as Wands Player of the…Details
Cray Wanderers prepared for the start of pre-season on Tuesday evening with a ‘behind closed doors’ friendly with Welling United at Coldharbour Leisure Centre. In a game played mostly with first team players and trialists, the game ended in a 1-1 draw. Ben Hunt gave Cray the lead with a fine left footed strike in…Details
Good Morning All, Trust you are all well and enjoying the summer, we’ll will when it arrives! Yesterday, the June Draw was made for the Cray Wanderers 100 Club. We thank ‘Mandy’, a Steward at the Dartford Conservative Club, for extracting the winning numbers for us. And they are: 1st Prize, £125,…Details
Please see here details from club historian Jerry Dowlen of another tremendous offering from Cray150 Publications which I’m sure you will all find interesting. Very pleased to announce that our new little book ‘The Best of Cray Chatter, Volume One’ will be published this coming Saturday 2nd July. Copies can be purchased at the Cray…Details
We were saddened to hear recently of the death of Gerry Collier, a popular player who appeared in around 200 games for Cray Wanderers in the 1970s. Here, Pete Goringe looks back at the Cray Wanderers career of Gerry Collier and the contribution he made during a successful period on the field for the club.…Details
A reminder to all supporters and local residents of the Cray’s that the Wands are delighted to be part of this year’s Big O Vintage Festival. The event which is the biggest vintage car and retro festival takes next Saturday, 2nd July between noon – 8.30pm at the Priory Gardens in Orpington. The Wands stall…Details
Please note for all supporters another game for our pre-season programme. The game with Holmesdale originally scheduled for Tuesday, 26th July will now be played a day earlier on Monday, 25th July with a 7.45pm kick off at Oakley Road.
This will be our final fixture of our pre-season preparations.
A note to our supporters of another game for the pre-season programme. Cray will travel to Lordswood on Saturday, 23rd July with a 3pm kick off at Martyn Grove. For those that didn’t go there for our pre-season game last year, there are excellent facilities at Lordswood and is well worth a trip on a Saturday…Details
We are pleased to announce that Cray Wanderers will play host to Leyton Orient in a pre-season friendly on Tuesday, 26th July with a 7.45pm kick off at Hayes Lane. This will be the sixth game of the pre-season programme for Tony Russell’s side and we look forward to the challenge of taking on a Football…Details