Hopes of landing former Shrewsbury midfielder Jake Sedgemore were cruelly ended when Bury 'gazumped' the deal with a last minute offer".Worksop Town have "completed the signing of goalkeeper Adam Solitt, last season Solitt was with Morecambe".
Also, "a host of trialists were also on show at" training this week.Teenagers Ryan Moss (forward - previously with Bournemouth), Gavin Hurran (defender - Nottingham Forest), Russ Penn (forward - Scunthorpe) and Stuart Bridges (midfield - Aston Villa) were all eager to impress whilst former Birmingham City defender Liam Reynolds is due to arrive next week".If you can spare some time, please do come along and help out.Former Altrincham loan-player, Alex Hay (23), is a current trialist at Accrington Stanley after being released by Rushden and Diamonds. He scored 8 goals in 18 appearances for The Robins in late 2000.Kidderminster Harriers report that "Experienced campaigner Martin O'Connor... The 37-year old has [also] agreed to join Harriers on a 12-month deal as a player.
Harriers boss Stuart Watkiss "has confirmed press reports that he is in talks with Exeter City midfielder Gareth Sheldon".NL Daily says that "The FA have backed down on a controversial referee ruling that could have cost non-League clubs hundreds of pounds.They had ruled that when non-League teams meet Football League or Premiership clubs in pre-season friendlies, they must engage officials qualified to take charge of League or Premiership matches and pay them at the appropriate rate... the FA's Referees Committee has issued new instructions.Accrington Stanley report that "Following successful spells at the club last season, left winger Gary Roberts and left back Chris Butler have now agreed terms...Meanwhile a number of trialists continue to train with the club pre- season.From 7 July 2005 to date my main Internet Service Provider has had a technical problem which it has failed to correct.