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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.

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

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.

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.

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.

Paul Marriott back at Eagley as new management team appointed

The Bolton News: Paul Marriott will return to Eagley to manage the side again as a one-off

3:38pm Saturday 28th June 2014

EAGLEY Football Club have appointed a new management team ahead of the new season.

Bolton School team are Wanderers Wembley wonders

The Bolton News: The Bolton School junior boys team outside Wembley

11:30am Wednesday 4th June 2014

IT could be a pub quiz question in a few years’ time: Which was the last Bolton Wanderers team to win at Wembley?

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Atherton suffer last day heartache

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

5:00am Tuesday 13th May 2014

ATHERTON Town had the Manchester League Division One title cruelly snatched from their grasp in a dramatic climax to the season.

Eagley FC looking for new manager and secretary as Simon Haworth and Phil Morley step down

The Bolton News: Phil Morley has retired from his role as secretary at Eagley after 14 years of service to the club

10:49am Monday 12th May 2014

EAGLEY Football Club are looking for a new manager and secretary.

Chris Hopwood hat-trick seals Hospital Cup for Hindsford against Stoneclough at the Reebok Stadium

The Bolton News: Hat-trick hero Chris Hopwood

9:37pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

Chris Hopwood scored a hat-trick as Hindsford won the Bolton Hospital Cup on Tuesday night.

Chris Hopwood hat-trick seals Hospital Cup for Hindsford against Stoneclough at the Reebok Stadium

The Bolton News: Hat-trick hero Chris Hopwood

9:37pm Tuesday 6th May 2014

Chris Hopwood scored a hat-trick as Hindsford won the Bolton Hospital Cup on Tuesday night.

EMIL ANDERSON: Atherton Collieries play up to being kingmakers for a day

The Bolton News: EMIL ANDERERSON'S NON-LEAGUE COLUMN: Bloggers of the world unite

5:30pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

SATURDAY, April 26 – the final day of the North West Counties Football League campaign.

WARREN BARLOW: Sharing the focus on improving our leagues

The Bolton News: Warren Barlow

3:20pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

LAST week, Bolton, Bury and District Football League chairman Warren Barlow talked about grassroots sport and how it needs to be looked at and improved. Here, he continues to share his views in the second part of his column.

TALES FROM THE DARK SIDE: Bill Eaton's referee column on assessors

The Bolton News: Bill Eaton

1:04pm Tuesday 29th April 2014

BILL Eaton continues to provide a light-hearted insight into life as a referee in his weekly column. This week he talks about the role of assessors

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: Report round-up on the Bolton teams

The Bolton News: Goalkeeper Craig Tebay had a good header saved as Tempest pushed hard for the winner

7:20am Tuesday 29th April 2014

TEMPEST United assistant manager Gary Westhead is praying neighbours Eagley can come to their rescue after his side finished their season with a frustrating 1-1 draw at home to Crooklands Casuals.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE: Saturday round-up

7:00am Tuesday 29th April 2014

HINDSFORD could be just one win away from securing a third successive Premier Division championship after beating title rivals Prestwich Heys on Saturday.

BOLTON SUNDAY LEAGUE: Champions League reaches semi-final stage

The Bolton News: Deane goalkeeper Michael Harrison makes a good save

6:20am Tuesday 29th April 2014

QUEEN Anne, Great Lever and Deane won through to the semi-finals of the Bolton At Home Sunday League Champions League end-of-season knockout competition.

BOLTON OVER-35s LEAGUE: Sunday report round-up

6:20am Tuesday 29th April 2014

DATEN won the Sam Ashworth Trophy with a 2-1 victory over Salford Waggon after extra time.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Saturday round-up

6:10am Tuesday 29th April 2014

LITTLE Lever manager Lee Buckley is targeting a top-three finish next season.

Eagley and Turton 'Legends' go head to head in charity match

The Bolton News: Paul Marriott will return to Eagley to manage the side again as a one-off

6:39pm Monday 28th April 2014

EAGLEY and Turton have arranged a special edition of one of football’s oldest derbies in memory of two of the clubs’ biggest stalwarts who died this year.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Simon Wilcox predicts a Breight future

The Bolton News: Simon Wilcox believes Breightmet United could be capable of challenging for promotion next season

9:20am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

BREIGHTMET United manager Simon Wilcox is planning to regroup in the summer with the aim of mounting a promotion challenge next season.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE ROUND-UP by Bryan Waters: Farnworth Town clinch promotion

The Bolton News: Farnworth Town manager Jason Tyldesley is targeting a second successive assault on promotion next season

7:20am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

FARNWORTH Town sealed promotion to Division One after a 2-1 win at Radcliffe Town.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Eagley hit by fixture pile-up and injuries

The Bolton News: Eagley goalkeeper John Kinsella pounces on the ball under pressure from Charnock Richard’s Carl Grimshaw

7:20am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

A BACKLOG of fixtures and a build-up of injuries are starting to take their toll on one of Bolton’s top amateur football teams.

Atherton 'flatcap' derby ends in goalless stalemate

5:54pm Monday 21st April 2014

THE fourth edition of The Flatcap Derby ended in disappointment as Atherton Colls and Atherton LR served up a 0-0 stalemate today.

Hospital Cup latest - Stoneclough v Old Bolts quarter-final report and semi-final draw

9:34am Friday 18th April 2014

TURTON will play Hindsford and CMB and Stoneclough will clash in the semi-finals of the Bolton Hospital Cup.

HOSPITAL CUP: Turton into last four with win at Atherton Town

5:30pm Thursday 17th April 2014

TURTON made it through to the semi-finals of the Hospital Cup with an impressive 3-0 win at Atherton Town.

BOLTON OVER-35s LEAGUE: All set for last-day showdown between Daten and Cheers Bar

The Bolton News: Henighans remain favourites to win Division Two despite suffering a shock defeat on Sunday

4:27pm Monday 14th April 2014

DATEN leapfrogged Cheers Bar at the top of Division One when they won and their only rivals for the title dropped two points.

LANCASHIRE AMATEUR LEAGUE: Old Boltonians must wait and see if Prestwich can pip them to title

The Bolton News: Howe Bridge Mills player Shaun Farrimond, left, is closed down by Tottington’s Andy Keefe

3:58pm Monday 14th April 2014

OLD Boltonians have the Champagne on ice as they wait to see if Prestwich can pip them to the Premier Division title for the second time in two seasons.

WEST LANCASHIRE LEAGUE: David Hanlon double lifts Turton

2:54pm Monday 14th April 2014

TURTON took all three points away at Mill Hill St Peters, winning 2-0 with both goals coming from Dave Hanlon.

BOLTON SUNDAY LEAGUE: Michael Rice double maintains Queen Anne's 100 per cent winning record

The Bolton News: Deane are top of Group C despite having their 100 per cent winning record ended by Queen Lizzy

2:29pm Monday 14th April 2014

TWO Michael Rice goals and one from Mark Truffas maintained Queen Anne’s 100 per cent winning record in Group A of the Champions League with a 3-1 victory at Newbury.

MANCHESTER LEAGUE ROUND-UP: Atherton Town on the up

The Bolton News: Shaun Lynch whose Atherton Town team will almost certainly be playing in the Premier Division next season

2:15pm Monday 14th April 2014

ATHERTON Town can look forward to playing Premier Division football next season after effectively clinching promotion with a 4-2 win at Heywood St James.

BOLTON HOSPITAL CUP: This year's results so far, reports plus history of competition and past winners

The Bolton News: Eagley celebrate winning the trophy in 2013

12:22pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Breightmet Utd 1 Turton 1 (Turton won 4-1 on pens) Another game that was decided by penalties, started with a penalty in the 23rd minute dispatched by Turton’s Keiran Sissons.

TALES FROM THE DARK SIDE: Referees should aim to have a good rapport with players

The Bolton News: Bill Eaton

4:57pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

BILL Eaton gives a light-hearted insight into the life of a local referee. Today he talks about the importance of having a good rapport with those he is refereeing.

BOLTON AT HOME SUNDAY LEAGUE: Champion start for Queen Anne

10:00am Tuesday 8th April 2014

QUEEN Anne, Great Lever, Deane and Astley Bridge Elite are making the early running in an end-of-season Champions League competition.






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