CLEVEDON TOWN FC
PEN PICTURES 2009/2010
Jamie Adams – Promoted from the U18 squad in the 2008/09 season.
Nana Baah - A centre forward who signed from Bryntirion Athletic, from the Welsh League,
in December 2009, Nana was born in London and moved to Wales eight years ago where he
played at Dinas Powys, Cardiff Grange Quins and Barry Town. Prior to moving to Wales, he
played for Kingstonian, Egham Town and Aldershot Town.
Dave Bailey – Joined the club in February 2010 from Larkhall Athletic, where he had been a
prolific scorer in their 2008/09 promotion side, after a career taking in Bristol Rovers, Bath
City, Bitton, Team Bath and coaching in USA.
Dan Cayford – A defender who was signed after being released by Bristol Rovers in March
2010, where he had been a first team professional and had enjoyed a loan spell at
Gary Colborne – Defender signed on loan from Newport County in November 2009, Gary
has captained the Wales U18 Schools side and is a third year student at Newport’s Academy.
Ben Evans - Ben can play in midfield or defence and joined the club from Newport County in
January 2009. He came through their Academy side and made his first team debut for the
Conference South side in 2007/08.
Joey Evans – Played for Llanrumney United last season in the South Wales FA Senior League
and is a highly rated central midfielder who joined the club in July 2009.
Danny Greaves – Returned to the club in 2006/07 after an earlier spell in which he made 7
appearances during the 2003/04 season. He re-joined in August 2006 from Mangotsfield
United, his first club, from where he went on to join Bristol Rovers and then a spell at Forest
Green Rovers, before returning to Mangotsfield in November 2004.
Chris Hartland – Chris came through the Newport County Academy, going on to play for the
first team, before joining Cinderford Town to gain match experience at the start of the
2008/09 season, and then joining Clevedon in January 2010.
Phil Hartnup – Promising midfield player who joined the club in January 2010 from
Toolstation side Street, having played for Millfield School and gaining county and international
Craig Loxton – Midfielder Craig started his career at Bristol City where he came up through
the ranks to become a professional for 4 years. He went on to have a brief spell at Forest
Green Rovers before joining Clevedon in the promotion winning season of 2005/06. He left at
the end of that season to join Weston-super-Mare, where he was made club captain in 2007;
currently in his second spell at Clevedon after re-signing in summer 2007.
Sam Main – Young defender signed in summer 2009 from Winscombe, and who is still
eligible to play for the U18 side.
Paul Michael - Born in Newport, Paul joined Clevedon in February 2010 from Haverfordwest
after starting at Risca United, and going on to play for Cardiff Grange Quins, Ton Pentre and
Toby Osman – Striker who was a youth team player at Birmingham before moving on to
become a first year professional at Exeter City and then joining Salisbury City, from where he
joined Clevedon in March 2010.
Matt Townley – Signed from Weymouth, initially on loan, in October 2009. Matt started as a
youth player at Southampton before spending five years at Team Bath before joining
Weymouth after short spells at Mangotsfield United, Larkhall Athletic and Worcester City.
James Tyrrell – Defender signed in March 2010 after he was released by Bristol Rovers, with
whom he had signed a professional contract. Spent three months on loan at Paulton Rovers
where he played in their FA Cup match against Norwich City.
Matthew Walsh – Matthew had spells at Cardiff City and Cheltenham Town as a youngster
before joining Gloucester City and then Port Talbot Town, before moving to Clevedon in
Ellis Wilmot - Started his career as a trainee at Bristol City before leaving them to join Yeovil
Town, Team Bath, Bath City, Mangotsfield United, Chippenham Town and then back to
Mangotsfield in 2005. Ellis, who also represented British Universities, left Mangotsfield in the
summer and joined Clevedon, as a free agent, in May 2009.
MANAGEMENT PEN PICTURES
Peter Beadle (Manager) – Peter played almost 350 League games for Gillingham, Spurs,
Bournemouth, Southend United, Watford, Bristol Rovers, Port Vale, Notts County, Bristol City
and Brentford. He then joined Barnet in September 2003 after being released by Brentford,
and then Team Bath, where he was player-coach, before joining Clevedon as commercial
manager / player in June 2004 under Steve Fey. He later became Clevedon Town’s coach
under manager Kevin Hodges before leaving to join Taunton Town as manager and then
moving on to Conference South side Newport County in the same role at the end of 2005. He
left them in April 2008, after just failing to take the Exiles into the play-offs, and joined
Clevedon Town as manager in his own right in March 2010 after the departure of Nick Tucker.
Chris Jones (Physiotherapist) – Joined the club in February 2010 and is associated with
the University of the West of England.