Sep 22nd 2018
Something Else @ Wig and Gown
Something Else are playing @ Wig and Gown Public House, Spital Street, Dartford, DA1 2DX, Kent.
Come along and support this excellent local band....
Oct 14th 2018
Young Vets lose 1-7 @ away to Toby
The Young Vets lose 1-7 away to Toby, the lads goal was scored by a own goal.
Next week home to Greenwich....
Oct 7th 2018
Young Vets @ Farnborough Lose 2-9
The Young Vets lost 2-9 away to Farnborough, the lads goalscorer was Mark Jennings with a double. The Super Vets lost 1-7 away to Bird In Hand the lads goalscorer was Ferrer.
Match Report ....
Sep 24th 2018
Tour 2019 @ Lille
Hi chaps. .well it's that time of year again !!... 2019 Tour is to Lille on Friday 3rd May, returning Sunday 5th . Approx 1.5 hours from Calais. Cost is £250. There will need to be minimum deposit of £50 which will secure your place. As usual, it will be on a 1st come ,1st served basis. A further £100 will be due by Xmas as to get this deal, monies will have to be paid to the tour company by certain strict dates. The final balance is due by the end of March. Please see me, Clive or Big John with Ozzo, of course, being our money man. Get them deposits in boys...the book is open !!Hotel is Ibis, Lille Centre Gare Beffroi
- b & b basis....
Sep 23rd 2018
Waterlogged Pitch @ Stone Recreation Ground
Today's game vs Ashburnham Arms is off because of a Waterlogged Pitch.
Better luck next week chaps....
Sep 22nd 2018
Something Else @ Woodman
Something Else are playing @ Woodman Public House, 106 East Hill, Dartford, DA1 1SB, Kent.
Come along and support this excellent local band....
Sep 17th 2018
First game of the season
Good draw yesterday chaps...just don't mention goalkeepers !.... With the goalscorer Jamie Aiken.
Well done boys....
Sep 15th 2018
Something Else @ Brent Club
Something Else are playing @ Brent School Old Boys Social Club, London Road, Stone, Dartford, DA2 6AS, Kent.
Come along and support this excellent local band....
Sep 10th 2018
First game of the season
Hi Chaps...well first game of the season is on us on Sunday at the rec, meet 10.00am - Supervets game only...so only need Supervets (at the moment!). Please let me know by text if you are available - by Wednesday at the latest... if you are not sure, still let me know !! If I don't hear from you by Wednesday, I will assume you are not available...so get typing !! Joe Coggins..I know you are not around.
Cheers boys....
Sep 9th 2018
Kevin Middlewood @ On Tour
Shite shirt on tour. With hat to match.
Have a great time Kevin....
Aug 30th 2018
Charity Match @ Dartford FC
Hi guys. Don't forget tomorrow evening at Dartford FC. Gary Taylor is hosting a charity match. 7.30 K/O. Gary is looking for more players Vet's or Supervets due to a few people not being able to make it.
Contact Gary or John if you are available....
Aug 27th 2018
Something Else @ Orange Tree
Something Else are playing @ Orange Tree, Hawley Rd, Dartford DA1 1NR, Kent.
Come along and support this excellent local band....
Aug 26th 2018
Wedding Anniversary
Wishing our newest shotstopper Joe and his lovely wife Karen a very Happy Silver Wedding Anniversary. Congratulations on 25 years and we hope you have many more.
From all of us from the Lads xx....
Aug 26th 2018
Adam Barnard @ The Woodman
Adam Buddy Holly Barnard will be performing at The Woodman East Hill from 5.30 today if anyone is around for a great Rock and Roll tribute.
Pop Along to see this great singer....
Aug 23th 2018
Adam Barnard
Happy Beerday to one of our chaps Adam Buddy Holly Elvis Presley Johnny Cash Captain Scarlett Barnard.
Have a great day mate....
Aug 19th 2018
Something Else @ Welsh Tavern
Something Else are playing @ Welsh Tavern, 161 London Rd, Dartford DA2 6BJ, Kent.
Come along and support this excellent local band....
Aug 17th 2018
Race Night @ Lads Of The Village
Don't forget there is a race night down the Lads this Friday 17th August in support of Sutton Athletic junior F.C. These young guys might be our future vets in years to come. ( Although to be fair, I would have departed this mortal earth long before then) !!
Let's get some numbers down there and do what we do best. Have a few beers and support a great cause. See you there....
Jul 28th 2018
Big John Sister Audrey Pass Away
Hi guys. Sending our respects and condolences to big John who's sister passed away this morning. God Bless and RIP Audrey xx
Funeral Details will follow asap....
Jul 24th 2018
Clive Dando Birthday
Well he is officially old ! Happy "beerday" to our official mouthpiece. Great party Saturday .... and have a great day today Mr Clive Dando.
Have a great day....
Jul 14th 2018
Fixtures 2018-19
Hi Chaps...well it's all over for another 4 years...but a new season is approaching for us old boys. Nod has put all the fixtures on the website ...
First Match Is Super Vets vs Inter Vyagra at home Sep 16....
Jul 4th 2018
Sean 40th @ Lads
Hi guys and girls, don't forget it is Sean's 40th anniversary of running the greatest pub "The Lads Of The Village" Tonight festivities start about 7pm onwards with the brilliant Something Else ( and guests) from about 9pm. Let's try and get as many of us along as possible to help a great man and friend celebrate this momentous achievement.
I know it's a school night but F*** it. This is special....
Jul 1st 2018
Something Else @ Stone Fete
This Sunday, It's Free, It's Sunny, It's Official !!! 12.35pm, kicking off Stone Fete: near Dartford !!! Google for details !!!
Come along and support this excellent local band at Stone Fete, Stone Recreation Ground, London Road, Stone, Dartford, DA9 9DS....
Jun 30th 2018
Steve Summers Garden Party
Steve summers is having a garden party on Saturday 30th June 2018, Open to all Bbq & bouncy castle for little ones.
From 1700 till late late xx forgot address 47 Hurst Road, Sidcup DA15 9AE....
Jun 27th 2018
Pre Season Football @ Dartford FC
Pre Season Football Tonight @ Dartford FC, Come along and have a kick about @ Dartford FC, Princes Park, Darenth Rd, Dartford DA1 1RT.
7 till 8 at dfc £5 each, Please let Gary Taylor if you can make it.....
Jun 23th 2018
Something Else @ Pelham Arms
Something Else are playing @ Pelham Arms, 189 Old Road West, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0LT.
Come along and support this excellent local band.....
Jun 20th 2018
Pre Season Football @ Stone Recreation Ground
Pre Season Football Tonight @ Stone Recreation Ground, For those of you going up the Rec tomorrow remember. The barrier at the main entrance is closed at 4pm so you will be better off parking at the top end, Hayes Rd and we will meet by the changing rooms. See you tomorrow.
Stone Recreation Ground, London Road, Stone, Dartford, DA9 9DS....
Jun 17th 2018
London to Brighton bike ride
Brilliant effort from one of our boys Russell for completing the London to Brighton bike ride and for a fantastic cause. Well done mate we are all proud of you. God Bless you.
London to Brighton bike ride 2018 in memory of Charlie-Joe....
Jun 10th 2018
10th presentation day/evening
Thank you all for turning up and making our 10th presentation day/evening such a success. Congratulations to all of the winners. To be fair you are all winners in our club. Thank you Sean for once more making us welcome in your brilliant pub.
Also to Gary for our "Gnomes"!! Albeit Des's one was taller than him!!
Jun 9th 2018
10th presentation day/evening
It kicks off from approx. 3pm. There is a bouncy castle and barbecue, all food £1.00. The trophy presentation will be at approx. 5-5.30pm. Looking forward to catching up with everyone and remember we are a football family so please feel free to bring, friends, and family along and let's finish the season with a smile. Thank you....
Also if you are not one of the lucky winners it gives you a chance to have loads of alcohol and not give a f**k.
Jun 1st 2018
Something Else Live
Something Else are live at the Brent Old Boys Club on Friday 1st June it start at 8.00pm and at the Woodman On Saturday 2nd June at 9.00pm.
pop in say helloooooooo and drink luv ya....
May 25th 2018
After The Tour
Now the dust has settled ( probably due to Des opening his wallet), and the alcohol has finally finished oozing out of the pores of my skin. And I have finally got the cider out of my hair!! I would just like to say a massive thank you to all of the guys that joined us on this years tour. Couldn't of wished for a better bunch of guys and a better venue and few days. Perfect.
Saturday the 9th June is the next time we will meet up for our presentation day/evening. From 3pm down the Lads....
May 23rd 2018
"Sir Sean Holland"
Happy Beerday to the greatest pub landlord on the planet " Sir Sean Holland" Wishing you a brilliant day and thanking you for everything you do to support our football team. You have helped us turn our football team into a football family with your hospitality and on-going support. May the God of alcohol allow you to keep pouring those beers for many more years !!!
Top Man. A massive thank you from all the guys at the club.
May 19th 2018
Tour Match
On Saturday 19th May the LOTV Vets played FC Jeunesse Useldeng Vets and the result was 2-4 to the Lux Vets, the LOTV Vets goalscorers were Gary Savage and Andy Jones.
Saturday was the best ever. We drank and ate all day and never payed a penny....