Tier change sees footy club suspend season

Mason Moore | Hinckley Reporter | 31 December 2020

TOWN football club Hinckley AFC have had to suspend their entire football season until tiers change again, as adult non-elite football is not permitted in tier four.

(Hinckley AFC)

This follows yesterday’s (30 December) coronavirus tier announcement that was held by the Secretary of State, Matt Hancock, which seen Hinckley and Bosworth moved from tier three into tier four with the rest of Leicestershire and Leicester.

Following the tier change, they have had to re-arrange one of their now-postponed matches that would have went ahead this Saturday (2 January) against Stafford Town.

Whilst the football club have suspended the sales of tickets for the match, the tickets that were purchased by fans still remain valid for when the fixture is re-arranged in the future.

The team are offering a full refund to fans who would like the money back from their tickets from the now-postponed match, if they do not want to attending the re-arranged match in the future.

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