Go-ahead for new Quarry pavilion

After several years of deliberation and debate, Oxford City Council has given the green light to construct a new pavilion at the Quarry Recreation Ground on Margaret Road. The proposal was agreed under the council’s “Playing Pitch and Outdoor Sport Strategy 2012-2026”. The outline plans have been published on the council web site as part of the public consultation process. Quarry Rovers Football Club has been officially recognised as a key stakeholder on the site redevelopment project. As a club, we are delighted that Headington Quarry will benefit from much-needed new sporting facilities. The existing facilities at Quarry Rec have been sub-standard for many years. And despite efforts to pa

Gboly makes his mark at League 1 Chesterfield

Former Quarry Rovers player, Gboly Ariyibi has been has been handed a two-and-half year contract by League 1 side Chesterfield. Gboly, 20, joined the Derbyshire club last summer on a short-term deal and has now been rewarded for a series of eye-catching performances at the promotion hopefuls. Chesterfield boss Paul Cook this week described Gboly as a “very, very exciting young prospect”. A gifted and hard-working player, Gboly represented Quarry Rovers at under 9 and under 10 before joining the renowned Southampton academy. He made his full professional debut for Leeds United in January 2014. Everyone at Quarry Rovers wishes Gboly well in his professional career. Gboly (third from left, fron

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