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Bryan Douglas pays tribute to late Blackburn Rovers great Matt Woods

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers set for United clash

1:08pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

BRYAN Douglas has paid a glowing tribute to fellow Blackburn Rovers great Matt Woods after he passed away.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer not underestimating former club Rotherham United

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12:22pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

WHEN Gary Bowyer walks into the New York Stadium tonight he will encounter a very different club to the one he left as a 25-year-old.

Mixed success for predators

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:30pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Martial Arts club hosts top fight night

Nathaniel Chalobah: Turf Moor loan spell will be learning curve

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:17am Tuesday 30th September 2014

NATHANIEL Chalobah wants to use his loan spell with Burnley as a real learning experience after making his Premier League debut on Sunday.

Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes Ben Marshall can fill problem right-back spot

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:14am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer boss believes left-winger Ben Marshall is the man to solve his side’s right-back problem.

Blackburn Rovers birthday boy Tommy Spurr makes return from injury

Lancashire Telegraph: Tommy Spurr

11:06am Tuesday 30th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers defender Tommy Spurr has made his return from injury.

Cycling event is a real Hub of activity

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:45pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

RIDERS young and old were out in force at the Steven Burke Sports Hub for the Cycle Sport Pendle’s Autumn Criteria.

More county glory for Northern ladies

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:41pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Blackburn Northern Ladies won the Liebert Rosebowl after beating Manchester Northern LTC by 5 rubbers to 3 in a closely fought final.

Isaac eases David Lloyd to the top of the table

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:38pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

DAVID Lloyd Chorley 1 made it two wins out of two with a convincing 19-6 win over The Northern 1 to move in to first place in North west Counties Squash League Division One.

Jack in hunt for North West title

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:35pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Jack Fay, who has only been an amateur boxing for leess than 9 months has reached the North West ABA senior novice heavyweight final.

Swimming star Tom is honoured by Bobcats

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:34pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Bobcats swim squad are being generously supported this year by The Society of St George, Burnley.

Charlie strikes late to seal Blessed win

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:25pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

BLESSED Trinity’s Year Nine football team left it late to reach the third round of the English Schools FA competition after overcoming Archbishop Temple School from Preston 3-2.

It's all too painful for Danny and Billington

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:22pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

Hospital for Heys player while Sabden inflict injury

Ribblesdale deliver goods Wright on cue

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:13pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

RIBBLESDALE Youth League Under 12s won the the presitgious LCB Alan Wright Trophy after a terrific display to beat Lancashire County League.

Magic Mozammel roars with the Lions

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:06pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

A STUDENT at Pendle Vale College has made his debut for Lancashire’s visually impaired cricket team – despite being just 13-years-old.

Andrew Greaves column: Woeful Clarets display was a bad day at the office

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

SO much for a Super Sunday? In front of the TV cameras at the Hawthorns yesterday we were nothing short of woeful. And thankfully it’s a long time since I’ve had to utter such a phrase.

West Brom boss Alan Irvine pleased to breach Burnley defence

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

ALAN Irvine felt West Bromwich Albion had been the first to truly open up the Burnley defence this season as his side claimed a 4-0 victory at the Hawthorns.

No excuse for West Brom defeat, says Burnley boss Sean Dyche

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

SEAN Dyche refused to use injuries as an excuse after Burnley slipped to the bottom of the Premier League table with a 4-0 loss at West Bromwich Albion yesterday.

Blackburn Rovers loan star Ryan Tunnicliffe vows to add more goals to his game after first of his career

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:00am Monday 29th September 2014

SUPER-SUB Ryan Tunnicliffe is determined to take a leaf out of his hero Steven Gerrard’s book and add more goals to his game – after the first of his career left Blackburn Rovers in upbeat mood ahead of tomorrow’s trip to Rotherham United.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:15am Monday 29th September 2014

THE question over whether this Rovers team can find the consistency they must acquire if they are to win promotion remains unanswered.

MATCH ANALYSIS: West Brom 4 Burnley 0

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:18am Monday 29th September 2014

PERHAPS it was always inevitable. The game was half an hour old when Craig Dawson, the defender Burnley had spent all summer trying to sign, set the Clarets on course for this dispiriting defeat.

GOALS WILL COME: Clarets must find a source of creativity

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:00pm Monday 29th September 2014

THE message from players and management coming out of Turf Moor over the past few weeks has been clear: The goals will come.

Ex-Blackburn Rovers midfielder Billy McKinlay named as new Watford head coach

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1:45pm Monday 29th September 2014

FORMER Blackburn Rovers midfielder Billy McKinlay has been named as the new head coach of Watford after Oscar Garcia stepped down due to health reasons.

Tommy Spurr to return to action tonight for Blackburn Rovers U21s

Lancashire Telegraph: Tommy Spurr

11:23am Monday 29th September 2014

TOMMY Spurr will make his comeback from injury in Blackburn Rovers' U21s Premier League clash with Reading at Ewood Park tonight (7pm) – which is free to all supporters.

PLAYER RATINGS: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:32am Monday 29th September 2014

ROVERS reporter Paul Wheelock gives his player ratings for this weekend's draw with Watford at Ewood Park.

PLAYER RATINGS: West Brom 4 Burnley 0

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:14am Monday 29th September 2014

CLARETS reporter Chris Flanagan gives his player ratings for this weekend's disappointing loss to West Brom.

Bet Victor Racing Column - September 29

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:58am Monday 29th September 2014

MONDAY'S racing comes from Bath, Hamilton and Newton Abbot with excellent summer jumping at the latter and Court Minstrel (4.00) the biggest start on the card, making his debut over fences in the two miles’ novices chase.

MATCH ANALYSIS: Accrington Stanley 1 Plymouth Argyle 0

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:18am Monday 29th September 2014

IT was as if John Coleman had never been away.

FULL TIME: West Bromwich Albion 4 Burnley 0

Lancashire Telegraph: Sean Dyche will take Burnley up, according to Martin Dobson

6:04pm Sunday 28th September 2014

AN injury-hit Burnley side succumbed to a convincing defeat at West Bromwich Albion this afternoon.

Live MATCHDAY LIVE: West Bromwich Albion vs. Burnley

3:13pm Sunday 28th September 2014

Updates from The Hawthorns for Burnley's Premier League match against West Bromwich Albion

Gary Bowyer hails 'outstanding response' after Blackburn Rovers fight back to draw with Watford

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:39am Sunday 28th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer praised his side’s ‘outstanding response’ after they came from two goals down at half-time to a draw an enthralling Championship clash 2-2 at home to high-flying Watford yesterday.

FULL-TIME: Blackburn Rovers 2 Watford 2

Lancashire Telegraph:

5:09pm Saturday 27th September 2014

RESILIENT Rovers produced a storming second-half fight back to recover from two goals down and draw a match they did enough to win.

FULL TIME: Accrington Stanley 1 Plymouth Argyle 0

ACCRINGTON Stanley are within two points of the play-off places after John Coleman made it two wins out of two since returning as manager.

MATCHDAY LIVE: Blackburn Rovers v Watford

Lancashire Telegraph: Rovers set for United clash

1:53pm Saturday 27th September 2014

WELCOME to Ewood Park for this afternoon's Championship clash between Blackburn Rovers and Watford. Don't miss a kick of the action with our matchday live blog.

TEAM NEWS: Blackburn Rovers v Watford

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:21pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers have named an unchanged team for this afternoon’s Championship clash at home to Watford.

Burnley boss Dyche hungry for first victory

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:50pm Saturday 27th September 2014

BURNLEY have not contributed greatly to the Premier League’s goal glut in the early stages of the season, but Sean Dyche does not care what the scoreline is at the Hawthorns tomorrow – as long as it is a victory.

VIDEO: Blackburn Rovers fans remember Trelleborgs away tie 20 years on

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Saturday 27th September 2014

THE result may not have been what they wanted but for the Blackburn Rovers fans who made the trip to Trelleborg for the club’s maiden European away day it proved to be a memorable experience.

Reid hopes Burnley can follow West Bromwich Albion example

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

STEVEN Reid returns to West Bromwich Albion tomorrow, confident Burnley can follow his old club’s lead. Now in their fifth consecutive season in the top flight, the Baggies started life in the Premier League in far worse fashion than Burnley have done.

We may never top Blackburn Rovers result, says Trelleborgs captain

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

THE captain of Trelleborgs sat crestfallen, crying in the dressing room. Little did Jonas Brorsson know that today, 20 years on, he would be taking part in a reunion celebrating the most famous result in the Swedish club’s history.

David Eyres: Burnley sub Keane might have played for Manchester United this weekend

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

IT’S a strange situation that Michael Keane would probably have had more chance of playing at centre back for Manchester United than for Burnley this weekend, but I think we’ve got a good young squad here now.

Stuart Ripley: Trelleborgs exit was blessing in disguise in Blackburn Rovers' title chase

Lancashire Telegraph:

10:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

STUART Ripley still remembers the embarrassment of Blackburn Rovers’ defeat to Trelleborgs, but he believes their UEFA Cup exit may have actually helped them to win the Premier League eight months later.

Burnley boss not fazed by injury doubts

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:50am Saturday 27th September 2014

SEAN Dyche insists he is not overly concerned about injury doubts hanging over both Burnley’s regular central midfielders ahead of tomorrow’s match at West Bromwich Albion – even though both his first choice strikers are already absent.

Craig Conway will soon get back to his best, says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Lancashire Telegraph:

9:00am Saturday 27th September 2014

BLACKBURN Rovers boss Gary Bowyer believes Craig Conway is already getting back to his best after giving the influential winger a ‘little breather’.

Simon Garner column: You can't teach what Jordan Rhodes does so well

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

JORDAN Rhodes’ goal on Saturday against Fulham – you just can’t teach that.

Lancashire relegated from County Championship Division One

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:28pm Friday 26th September 2014

LANCASHIRE have been relegated from the County Championship Division One after drawing their final game of the season with Middlesex.

Andy Lochhead column: Burnley strikers must keep on believing

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

EVERY team goes through spells where goals are hard to come by, this is the case for Burnley at the moment and they just have to keep on working.

Burnley to assess trio ahead of West Bromwich Albion clash

Lancashire Telegraph: Kieran Trippier

2:57pm Friday 26th September 2014

BURNLEY will assess the fitness of Kieran Trippier, David Jones and Dean Marney ahead of Sunday’s trip to West Bromwich Albion.

Watching football is my way of switching off says Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

IF Gary Bowyer or any of his managerial counterparts need a reminder of why health is more important than football, it came last weekend when the head coach of tomorrow’s opponents Watford was admitted to hospital with minor chest pains.

Matt Kilgallon: Role Corry Evans plays is so important to Blackburn Rovers

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

WHILE his Blackburn Rovers midfield colleagues may be more heralded, Corry Evans’ contribution does not go unnoticed either by his manager or his team-mates.

Sean Dyche has restored my belief, says Clarets midfielder Scott Arfield

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:00pm Friday 26th September 2014

A YEAR after considering offers from League Two clubs, Scott Arfield says he will be ‘forever grateful’ to Sean Dyche for the opportunity to play in the Premier League.


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