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barnsleyindependent 4 Wednesday, 20 February, 2008 Why Andy’s taking a stand 3 How Adam reaped his reward Joe’s test of skill and strength 6 Model Birds BRONZE miniatures of the Dickie Bird statue are to cost £100 each and the proceeds will go to his foundation to help under privileged children pursue a career in sport. The £70,000 statue is expected to be completed in October and will be unveiled near the roundabout at the top of Church Street. Magistrate pays A FRAUDULENT magistrate who conned London Underground received a suspended prison sentence and was ordered to pay £5,000 in compensation this week. Terrance Jolley, 33 of Wigfield Avenue, Ward Green used his parents’ address in Barnsley to make fake claims about train delays. Weather Cloudy with some sunshine on Wednesday at 6°C. Warmer but wet on Thursday at 8°C Contact us Photograph by Keith Turner VICTORIOUS REDS CELEBRATE BY ADAM CIVICO BARNSLEY’S FA cup heroes have been rewarded for dumping Liverpool out of the competition with a mouth-watering clash against holders Chelsea. Editorial: 01226 734262 Advertising: 01226 734666. Late Notification (67,196) 1/1/2007 - 1/07/2007 increased to 76,839 From w/c 11/07/2007 Awaiting Re-Certification Avram Grant’s star-studded team will visit Oakwell next month and cup fever is sure to grab the town in the build-up to the big match. Barnsley earned the right to take on Chelsea with a brilliant performance at Anfield on Saturday. One fan was excited but apprehensive about the tie. She said: “It’s a big game, I’d been hoping for Bristol Rovers or Cardiff so we’d stand a better chance of winning. At least it is at home and nobody expected us to beat Liverpool, so who knows?” The victory against Liverpool came courtesy of an injury-time strike from captain Brian Howard. His goal sent Barnsley into the FA cup quarter finals DBRAN N U O Fa ct Price Promise We will beat any other Quote Tr e ad y or irect to the Pu blic es D c i & Pr LTD Doors Choice of 40 different styles FROM £219 + VAT Windows Supplied Made to Measure in all colours- Ring for Quote OFFER Patio Doors SPECIAL PRICES Sash Come down and take a look at our new BROADWAY Rs 24 Hour Demonstration available 8 m/p top of the range latest technology RISING RECLINERS £695and STAIRLIFTS Chair Vertical Sliding £595 Conservatories Supplied from Bleachcroft Way Off Wombell Lane, Stairfoot, Barnsley S70 3PA Tel:01226 204600 got back from Liverpool at about 7pm on Saturday with hordes heading in to town to celebrate the famous victory. Many had donned comedy ‘Scouse’ curly wigs and moustaches and cries of ‘You Reds!’ and ‘’Que Sera Sera’ resonated around town. The Chelsea cup clash will be played on the weekend of March 8 and 9. For a full reaction to the draw and the brilliant victory at Anfield see Friday’s Barnsley Chronicle. HUGE SCOOTER SALE Bed Windows Add character to your Home Available in White, Mahogany & Light Oak options for the first time since the 1997/98 season when the Reds beat Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United before losing to Newcastle United. Barnsley Chronicle sports editor Andrew Lodge said the atmosphere at the club had not reached such a level since that famous victory at Old Trafford. He said: “The atmosphere at the moment surpasses that because cup fever has enveloped the whole town.” Coach loads of delighted Reds’ fans EASYLIFE MOBILITY D R Winners: Happy Fans at Anfield. £1280 Open Monday-Friday 8.30am-5pm. Sat-9-12 All prices + VAT were £1495 NOW £1395 SERVICE AND REPAIRS Carried out by Qualified Engineer STALL 79, BARNSLEY MARKET, BARNSLEY 01226 249555 RING FREE ON 0800 298 4262

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