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INTERVIEW: I'm happy to be back and involved

24 December 2018

Having spent just under two months on the sidelines through injury defender Tom Parkes was thrust back into the action two weekends ago when he came off the bench to replace Jerry Yates with only 11...

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COMMUNITY: United visit local youngsters as part of the EFL Day of Disabilities

3 December 2018

United defenders Danny Grainger and Tom Parkes were given first-hand experience of a penalty shoot-out from a goalkeeper’s point of view when a newly formed football team at the James Rennie School...

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PLAYER APPEARANCE: Gerrard and Parkes grilled by Community Ticket Scheme pupils

5 October 2018

Defenders Anthony Gerrard and Tom Parkes were at St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School last Friday afternoon to meet some of the children who came to the weekend home game against Stevenage as part of...

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INTERVIEW: It was important for us to bounce back

26 September 2018

We spoke to defender Tom Parkes shortly after full time on Saturday following the hard-earned 1-0 victory against Bury at Gigg Lane.

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INTERVIEW: We feel like the team is coming together well

24 August 2018

We spoke to defender Tom Parkes shortly after full time on Tuesday night to get his thoughts on the victory over Port Vale at Brunton Park.

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INTERVIEW: You always want to impress a new manager

6 July 2018

Defender Tom Parkes started his second pre-season with the club last week looing to make a mark in front of the new manager and his staff with the places up for grabs when the first game of the season...

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INTERVIEW: We will all want to come back to work ready to impress

22 May 2018

We caught up with defender Tom Parkes this week to get his thoughts on his first season at Brunton Park.

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INTERVIEW: When the fans are behind us it gives us a little bit more momentum

22 March 2018

Tom Parkes has been a key component of United’s six-game unbeaten run and he’s keen to keep that form going – starting with Saturday’s game against Cambridge.

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COMMUNITY: Nadesan and Parkes visit academy age groups

16 March 2018

First team players Ashley Nadesan and Tom Parkes went to the U9s - U16s academy training session on Thursday evening and the young lads were able to ask the players what it takes to become a...

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INTERVIEW: We've just got to take each game as it comes

11 January 2018

Defender Tom Parkes has become a regular feature on the left hand side of a bank of three centre backs in recent weeks, playing alongside two very experienced defenders who have notched up almost...

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INTERVIEW: We dug in deep

5 December 2017

Centre back Tom Parkes played a huge part in bringing League One outfit Gillingham back up to Brunton Park on Saturday when his first-half surge out of the United half culminated in a penalty, and the...

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INTERVIEW: We'll be trying to keep the run going

7 November 2017

Defender Tom Parkes came back into the starting line-up on Saturday and put in a typically full-blooded performance as he helped his side through to the second round of this season’s Emirates FA Cup...

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