Tribune "OPEN" Challenge Cup

Season 2023-2024

The Nuneaton Tribune  "OPEN" Challenge Cup,  is "Open" to Member Clubs "First Teams".  The Competition is SPONSORED by - STUART PLUMBING - NUNEATON.This coming Season there will be 42 Teams competing, with Premier League Teams being exempt  until  Round One.  Round will take place in mid November 2023.

The Current Holders are Premier League Club -  FRANK PARKER FC.


Stuart Plumbing & Heating Supplies is a family run plumbers merchant and bathroom showroom that has been trading for over 35 years. Currently, there are 8 branches in the Leicestershire, Warwickshire and the Midlands area, located at Nuneaton, Hinckley, Atherstone, Bedworth, Narborough, Lutterworth & Wigston plus our newly opened Thurmaston branch on the Hamilton Industrial. We specialise in central heating, Specialist plumbing, bathrooms, showers and a vast range of bathroom furniture such as vanity units and accessories to complete your bathroom.

Challenge Cup


Acorn (Nun) FC 7 - 1 Sunnyside Inn (Nun) FC
Anchor Inn (Hartshill) FC 3 - 10 Attleboro Royal Oak FC
Ashby Road Sports FC 3 - 2 Hearty Goodfellow FC
Bedworth Liberal FC 1 - 3 Hinckley Wanderers FC
Chetwynd Phoenix FC 4 - 3 Rumour Mill (Barwell) FC
Conny Utd FC 6 - 0 Attleborough Sports FC
Crow's Nest Sports FC 1 - 8 Barwell Cricketers FC
Lamb & Flag FC 3 - 6 Athletico Duke FC
Bedworth Ex-Servicemen's FC 4 - 1 SS Bulls Head FC
Grendon FC
Games were Played October 8th 2023

Round One - Draw

Haunchwood Sports FC3 - 0Ambleside AFC
Phoenix Utd FC0 - 4Grendon FC
Drayton FC1 - 2Newdigate Utd FC
Royal Trent FCHWRidge Lane FC
Poplar Athletic FCAWGriff & Coton Manor FC
Travs FC2 - 2Swan Dive FC - Pens 4-2
Conny Utd FC2 - 3Athletico Duke FC
Witherley Utd FC3 - 0Bedworth Ex-Servicemen's FC 
Collycroft Royal Oak FCHWBarwell Cricketers FC
Earl Shilton Town FCAWWykin Social FC
Weddington Athletic FC3 - 0Acorn (Nuneaton) FC 
Hinckley Wanderers FC
Chetwynd Phoenix FC AWConiston Tavern FC
Bermuda Park FC5 - 4Desford-Caterpillar FC
Bedworth Bank FC1 - 5Saunders Hall FC
Ashby Road Sports FC 
2 - 4Frank Parker FC

Round Two - Draw
Draw made on Wednesday October 18th 2023 by Mrs Simone Wilson - Pingles Stadium.

Swan Dive FC

3 - 1

Grendon FC

Wykin Social FC

7 - 1

Hinckley Wanderers FC 

Frank Parker FC

4 - 4

Collycroft Royal Oak FC  (Pens 3-1)

Athletico Duke FC

4 - 7

Newdigate Utd FC

Bermuda Park FC

2 - 1

Weddington Athletic FC 

Haunchwood Sports FC 

2 - 5

Witherley Utd FC 

Griff & Coton Manor FC 

2 - 1

Royal Trent FC

Coniston Tavern FC

1 - 3

Saunders Hall FC

Quarter Final

Tribune Challenge Cup Quarter Finals
Newdigate Utd FC v Witherley Utd FC
Saunders Hall FC  v Bermuda Park FC
Griff & Coton Manor FC v Collycroft Royal Oak FC
Swan Dive FC v Wykin Social FC

Semi Final

Tribune Challenge Cup Semi-Finals Finals
Swan Dive FC or
Wykin Social FC
Newdigate Utd FC or
Witherley Utd FC
Saunders Hall FC or              
Bermuda Park FC
v Griff & Coton Manor FC  or
Collycroft Royal Oak FC