Goodness gracious great Colls on fire

The Bolton News:

6:08pm Monday 29th September 2014

ATHERTON Collieries sent out a daunting message to their North West Counties League First Division title rivals with a 6-0 victory at league leaders Hanley Town, writes Joseph Gibbons.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Turton turn up the heat on the promotion pack

The Bolton News:

4:45pm Monday 29th September 2014

TURTON kept themselves in the mix for promotion to the top tier flight after getting back to winning ways with a 4-1 victory against Lytham.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Bailey helps Breightmet United break their duck

The Bolton News:

4:50pm Monday 29th September 2014

BREIGHTMET manager Simon Wilcox says he and his players are determined to build on Saturday’s first win of the Division One season.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Unbeaten Old Bolts stay on top

The Bolton News:

4:40pm Monday 29th September 2014

A LATE goal by Matt McClellan maintained Old Boltonians’ two-point lead at the top of the Premier Division.

NORTH WEST COUNTIES LEAGUE: Daisy Hill boss confident his record-breaking side will not suffer same fate as last season

The Bolton News:

8:00am Friday 26th September 2014

DAISY Hill manager Craig Thomas believes his record-breaking side will not suffer the same collapse as last season.

EMIL ANDERSON: Heritage of a club is no 'miner' consideration

The Bolton News:

5:41pm Tuesday 23rd September 2014

A WEEK last Sunday my wife Emma and I went to the cinema in Leigh, and from a rather limited selection happened on a film called Pride.

BOLTON OVER-35S LEAGUE: Challengers draw to put Old Boys top

The Bolton News: Local youth football

6:00am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

RADCLIFFE Old Boys A did not have a game at the weekend but remain two points clear at the top of Division One after their closest rivals Queen Lizzie and Moorside – joint second in the table – drew 1-1.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Atherton Town share the spoils with Prestwich Heys

The Bolton News:

5:42pm Monday 22nd September 2014

ATHERTON Town offered further evidence of their ability to hold their own in the Premier Division in a 1-1 draw with Prestwich Heys on Saturday.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Ex-Bury and Norwich City ace Simon Whaley takes charge at strugglers Eagley

The Bolton News:

5:40pm Monday 22nd September 2014

FORMER Norwich City and Bury midfielder Simon Whaley has taken over as caretaker manager of Eagley after Alex Harvie stepped down on Friday.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Saturday report round-up

The Bolton News:

5:41pm Monday 22nd September 2014

OLD Boltonians knocked Tottington United out of the LFA Cup and sent out a message of intent in the title race.

Radcliffe Borough return empty-handed as managerless Kendal Town claim first win of season

The Bolton News:

8:30pm Sunday 21st September 2014

RADCLIFFE Borough slumped to a 4-1 defeat in Cumbria as managerless Kendal Town recorded their first win of the season.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Hindsford pull off a five-star display in Shield

The Bolton News:

6:28pm Monday 15th September 2014

A convincing second-half display helped Hindsford to a comfortable 5-1 victory at home to Lytham Town in the first round of the Lancashire Amateur Shield.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Old Boltonians setting the pace at the top of the league

The Bolton News:

6:24pm Monday 15th September 2014

OLD Boltonians are two points clear at the top of the Premier Division after beating old rivals Prestwich 3-0 at Chapeltown.

Atherton Colls maintain 100 per cent winning run

The Bolton News:

7:10am Monday 15th September 2014

ATHERTON Collieries maintained their 100 per cent record with a 3-0 away victory over Chadderton which kept them in second place in the North West Counties League Division One.

Radcliffe Boro out of FA Cup after seven-goal thriller

The Bolton News:

8:13pm Sunday 14th September 2014

RADCLIFFE Borough bowed out of the FA Cup despite an excellent performance against high-flying Skelmersdale United.

Log-on to vote and get behind Breightmet Wanderers

The Bolton News:

4:10pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

A BOLTON football team need your help to win a regional competition and get funding for a new dawn.

Dads get even with kids at Eagley

The Bolton News:

12:20pm Wednesday 10th September 2014

PRE-SEASON at Eagley U10s is more competitive than most, and this year was no different.

WARREN BARLOW'S JUNIOR FOOTBALL SCENE: The new season has just got underway and it is all change

The Bolton News:

8:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

THIS is my first piece for the 2014/15 season and much has changed in the Bolton, Bury and District Football League.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Subs on the mark as Old Bolts march on

The Bolton News:

8:00am Tuesday 9th September 2014

A SUPER second-half performance by Old Boltonians earned them a 3-2 victory in the Premier Division top-of-the-table showdown at North Walkden.

BSF OVER-35s LEAGUE: Reds withdraw to cut league to 29

The Bolton News: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

7:30am Tuesday 9th September 2014

THE BSF Over-35s football season opened on Sunday with 29 teams playing in three Divisions. There were originally 30 teams, but Salford Reds withdrew from Division Two because the core of the team defected to a couple of local Division One sides, both of whom opened with 4-0 victories.

Simon Wilcox steps down as manager of Breightmet United

The Bolton News:

6:31pm Monday 8th September 2014

SIMON Wilcox has stepped down as manager of Breightmet United to conentrate on his committee work at the Moss Park club.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Turton fall to sucker punch

The Bolton News: Local youth football

6:35pm Monday 8th September 2014

NEIL Johnson is rueing five dropped points in the last two games which have prevented his Turton side from being two points clear at the top of Division One.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Hindsford's 100 per cent record becomes unstuck

The Bolton News: Local youth football

7:31pm Monday 1st September 2014

HINDSFORD surrendered their 100 per cent league record with a 1-1 draw away to AFC Monton in the Manchester Football League Premier Division.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Agony for Eagley as they let lead slip

The Bolton News:

7:29pm Monday 1st September 2014

EAGLEY manager Alex Harvie felt a 2-2 draw was an “unfair result” against Fleetwood Hesketh.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Blackrod and Horwich RMI share the spoils

The Bolton News:

7:23pm Monday 1st September 2014

BLACKROD Town had to settle for a share of the points in a tightly fought Division One encounter against Horwich RMI.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Old Bolts keep up 100 per cent record

The Bolton News:

7:22pm Monday 25th August 2014

OLD Boltonians maintained their 100 per cent winning record with a dramatic 2-1 victory at Horwich Victoria.

WEST LANCASHIRE FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Ladybridge upset one of their rivals

The Bolton News:

7:19pm Monday 25th August 2014

Ladybridge 2 Haslingden St Marys 1

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman is not feeling the pressure despite Brighton defeat

The Bolton News:

7:00am Monday 25th August 2014

DEFIANT Dougie Freedman has played down the pressure placed on his own position after Wanderers’ poor start.

Bolton Wanderers goalkeeper Adam Bogdan a major doubt for Capital One tie against Crewe

The Bolton News:

6:30am Monday 25th August 2014

ADAM Bogdan is a major doubt for tomorrow night’s Captial One Cup game against Crewe after being knocked unconscious in the defeat at Brighton.

ALAN HOUGHTON'S FANS' VIEW: Whites are out of ideas and lacking leadership

The Bolton News:

8:06pm Sunday 24th August 2014

It was a 7.30am start in the gathering gloom at the Macron for the longest trip of the season.

Radcliffe Borough clinch thriller, Colls maintain winning run while Atherton LR lose

The Bolton News:

8:01pm Sunday 24th August 2014

RADCLIFFE Borough moved up to seventh place in the EvoStik Division One North after a thrilling 3-2 home win against Lancaster City.

BAY WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Sisson on mark again but Fulwood make it tough for Turton

The Bolton News:

6:59pm Monday 18th August 2014

TURTON were brought down to earth with a bump after their impressive start to the season when they lost 4-1 against recently relegated Premier side Fulwood Amateurs.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Rushton at the double as Old Bolts put down early marker in title bid

The Bolton News: Girls' football team seeking to sign more under-sevens

6:55pm Monday 18th August 2014

OLD Boltonians began their quest for an elusive Premier League title in style with a 4-0 victory over local rivals Little Lever.

BOLTON AT HOME SUNDAY LEAGUE: Johnson hits six in clash of the Queens

The Bolton News:

6:52pm Monday 18th August 2014

SIX-SHOOTING Benson Johnson wreaked havoc as Queen Anne continued their storming start to the new Division One season with a 15-0 defeat of Queen Lizzy.

FBT MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Hindsford chasing fourth successive title

The Bolton News:

6:30pm Monday 18th August 2014

HINDSFORD got off to a winning start in their quest for a fourth successive Premier League title with a 3-1 victory over newly-promoted neighbours Atherton Town on Saturday.

THE WONDERER: Modern-day game is losing its soul

The Bolton News:

9:00am Sunday 17th August 2014

SO let me get this straight... Cardiff City were playing in red, away at Coventry City, who are playing in Northampton; yep, modern football is rubbish.

LAST TIME...Mills on target as Wanderers fightback against Nottingham Forest at the Reebok in January 2014

The Bolton News:

9:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

Once Jermaine Beckford limped off with a hamstring problem 30 minutes in, leaving David Ngog as Wanderers’ only out-and-out front man, you wondered whether they really had the firepower to win this one outright.

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman fires warning to Nottingham Forest's big-money front men

The Bolton News:

7:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

FOLLOWING in the footsteps of some famous Forest strikers won’t be an easy task for £5.5million record signing Britt Assombalonga – just ask Dougie Freedman.

All change at our local football clubs

The Bolton News: Local youth football

4:45pm Friday 15th August 2014

THE North West Counties Football League started last week and the swings and roundabouts were seen at the two Atherton clubs where LR’s Mick Clegg made the short trip to Alder Street to take over Collieries.

Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman hails Whites’ spirit as he switches focus to Nottingham Forest

The Bolton News:

7:10am Friday 15th August 2014

DOUGIE Freedman insists his side are strong enough to cope with the mounting pressures of performing at home.

Nottingham Forest still fired by big money backers

The Bolton News:

7:00am Friday 15th August 2014

“CASH is king” – a mantra repeated on countless occasions by Dougie Freedman in a frustrating 12 months in the transfer market.

Fit-again Bolton Wanderers midfielder Liam Trotter aims to make up for difficult season

The Bolton News:

6:50am Friday 15th August 2014

LIAM Trotter lifted the lid on his problems settling down at Wanderers – but pledged: “Now you’ll see the best of me.”

Bury cup tie exposed flaws that must be rectified, says Bolton Wanderers boss Dougie Freedman

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

WANDERERS have played just 90 minutes of football at the re-christened Macron Stadium but Dougie Freedman already has some repair work on his hands.

Bolton Wanderers pip Premier League's Burnley in race to sign non-league starlet Kaiyne Woolery

The Bolton News:

7:00am Thursday 14th August 2014

WANDERERS have beaten Premier League Burnley to the punch by landing Tamworth striker Kaiyne Woolery.

Bolton Wanders defender David Wheater bids to keep starting place after League Cup exploits against Bury

The Bolton News:

6:50am Thursday 14th August 2014

FIT-AGAIN David Wheater hopes he has done enough to warrant a starting place for Wanderers against Nottingham Forest this weekend.

Bolton Wanderers goalkeeper Adam Bodgan returns for League Cup duel with Bury

The Bolton News:

7:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

WANDERERS keeper Adam Bogdan is set for his first outing of the season in tonight’s Capital One Cup derby clash with Bury at the Macron Stadium.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Ex-Bury, Norwich City, Preston North End star helps Eagley to opening day win

The Bolton News:

3:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

ALEX Harvie got his tenure in charge of Eagley off to a good start with a 3-0 victory against Thornton Cleveleys in the Premier Division.

Defeat a wake-up call for nervy Whites, says Bolton Wanderers defender Kevin McNaughton

The Bolton News:

7:00am Monday 11th August 2014

KEVIN McNaughton hopes Saturday’s demoralising defeat at Watford proves to be a wake-up call for Wanderers.

THE WONDERER: The 10 commandments of opening weekend

The Bolton News:

12:00pm Sunday 10th August 2014

SO, the Football League is up and running – all we need now is the glory boys from the Premier League to join in and we’re cooking on gas.

LAST TIME... Hornets stung by Beckford's strike

The Bolton News:

9:00am Saturday 9th August 2014

JERMAINE Beckford grabbed top billing once again with his fifth goal in six games at Watford as Wanderers extended their unbeaten run to eight games.






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