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TALENTED: Frank Tyson

Former England and Todmorden fast bowler Frank Tyson dies - aged 85


Runners-up spot leaves Lancashire coach Ashley Giles disappointed

PRAISE: Lancashire’s Alex Davies in action against Nottinghamshire during a successful year for the Darwen ace

Lancashire wicket-keeper Alex Davies up for the Breakthrough Player award

IMPRESSIVE: Burnley’s James Anderson returned his best Lancashire figures with 7-77 against Essex in Chelmsford

Lancashire set to miss out on title despite Anderson’s best Red Rose figures of 7-77

Lancashire batsman Ashwell Prince

Outgoing Lancashire star Ashwell Prince backing team-mates to get even better next time out

ACTION MAN: Lancashire Lightning’s Alex Davies during the Natwest T20 Blast which Lancashire won earlier this summer

Lancashire star Alex Davies can challenge for international spot

GOODBYE: Ashwell Prince salutes Old Trafford in his final game at the ground

Ashwell Prince bows out as Hameed stars for Lancashire

CARRY ON TWIRLING: Despite approaching his 54th birthday Keith Roscoe has no plans to retire from Lancashire League cricket just yet

BIG INTERVIEW: Roscoe talks about his love of cricket and possible musical future after it

BLAME: Batsman Tom Parton believes Ramsbottom can only blame themselves for failing to finish second in the Lancashire League this season

Ramsbottom rue weakness with bat in key game

Former England captain and Lancashire League pro Brian Close dies - aged 84

Former England captain and Lancashire League pro Brian Close dies - aged 84

BACK: Jimmy Anderson

New prices designed to encourage large crowd at Lancashire

MOMENT TO TREASURE: David Brown celebrates scoring 1,000 league runs

A day of records as Burnley party

THIRD: Jordan Clarke

Darwen seen off by Penrith's Niall Burke

BOWING OUT: Brett Pelser (right) is leaving Rawtenstall after three years as professional at the Worswick Memorial Ground

Pro Brett Pelser calls time on his stint at Rawtenstall

RALLY: Daniel Metcalf knows only a win will do against Cherry Tree

Oswaldwistle Immanuel skipper Metcalf ready for survival shootout

EYES ON THE BALL: Read sub pro Aniket Redkar bowls to Clitheroe’s Farouk Butt in Sunday’s Ribblesdale League clash

Title-holders Clitheroe maintain grip on silverware with two games left

WICKETS: Keith Roscoe

Roscoe’s wickets not enough for Rawtenstall as Todmorden win

CAPTAIN: Jordan Clarke’s side are back in second

Darwen miss out on title as Morecambe take league

CATCHING THE EYE: Settle star Imran Khalid has impressed ex-Pakistan captain Mohammad Hafeez

Pakistan tracking the progress of Settle pro

HAVE A GO: Bacup Tim Farragher is targeting a shock win tomorrow

Bacup bid to avoid a repeat of last year

OUT: Cherry Tree celebrate the wicket of Settle professional Imran Khalid      Pictures: KIPAX

Super Settle soar to Twenty20 glory

AIMING HIGH: Burnley wicketkeeper Chris Burton can’t quite take a catch as the Turf Moor men lost to Lowerhouse on Sunday Picture KIPAX

Burnley already eyeing repeat of stunning quadruple triumph

Lancashire celebrate after beating Northants

Lancashire coach Ashley Giles delighted with NatWest T20 Blast victory over Northants

DEPARTED: Ramsbottom’s Daryn Smit has returned to South Africa after a stellar season

Derbyshire captain Wayne Madsen to take place of ‘superhuman’ Smit at Rammy

ATTITUDE: Padiham professional Ben Heap

Skip heaps praise on home grown Padiham pro Ben Heap

GUNNING FOR SECOND: Enfield batsman Liam Bedford in action against Todmorden on Sunday     Picture: KIPAX

Enfield's Liam Bedford aiming for a top-two Lancashire League finish

HITTING OUT: Chris Holt made 62 for Burnley as they thrashed Colne

Burnley close in on Lancashire League title

Liam Livingstone

Lancashire batsman Liam Livingstone handed new deal

RUN MACHINE: Daryn Smit has hit three centuries this season

SATURDAY INTERVIEW: ‘Super-human’ star is heading home but vows he will return to Ramsbottom

AIMING: Lowerhouse professional Cobus Pienaar in action. His side are currently third in the Lancashire League

Heaton: Burnley will make worthy champs

KEY: Daryn Smit

Burnley aim for double delight in title race

Paul Horton

Lancashire to release opener Paul Horton at the end of the season

James Anderson

Lancashire and England bowler James Anderson to miss final Ashes Test

DELIGHT: Darwen celebrate the fall of Leyland’s last wicket as they win the Readers Cup

Cup win was team effort, says Darwen captain Jordan Clarke

LOVE OF THE GAME: Rawtenstall’s Keith Roscoe has no plans to retire insisting he will carry on playing Lancashire League cricket next year

53 not out as Rawtenstall legend Keith Roscoe rules out retiring

DELIGHT: Burnley’s Chris Holt jumps for joy at the end of the Worsley Cup final against Nelson

Burnley fifth-wicket pair keep up hopes of double

MAGNIFICENT: Padiham’s  seven-wicket Nathan Whitehead

Cherry Tree make it tough but Clitheroe win a thriller

WINNERS ARE GRINNERS: Darwen celebrate their dramatic Readers Cup triumph last night

Mighty Darwen claim the silverware as Leyland slump in heat of battle

BIG WIN: Jordan Clarke

Darwen climb table after Preston rout

The Turf Moor men secured a third straight win in the prestigious cup competition

Burnley turn attention to league after historic Worsley Cup win

GET IN: Burnley with the cup

Three down and one to go as Burnley edge closer to quadruple

Jos Buttler

Jos Buttler available for Lancashire's T20 Blast quarter-final tie

WICKETS: Keith Roscoe

Clare is simply ton-derful as leaders Burnley edge ever closer to the title

EYE ON THE BALL: Nelson cricketer Harrison Phelan wants to follow in the Worsley Cup Final footsteps of his dad, Marcus

SATURDAY INTERVIEW: Phelan hopes to follow in father’s cup final footsteps

IN TRAINING: Nelson CC players

Nelson target a 2006 repeat with trio of previous cup winners

Bharat Tripathi in action for Turf Moor side

Burnley aiming to add to silverware haul and go for the quadruple

TALENT: Accrington’s Jack Clarke scored his maide 50 in last weekend’s win over Bacup

Accrington aiming for top four after revival

DELIGHT: Oswaldtwistle Immanuel celebrate winning the Ramsbottom Cup    Picture: KIPAX

Ramsbottom Cup winners Oswaldtwistle Immanuel have top-four target

INCREDIBLE: Ramsbottom professional Daryn Smit has hit 1,126 Lancashire League runs at an average of 140 and also has a bowling average of 7.75

Ramsbottom professional Daryn Smit’s 140 average hailed as ‘super human’

SMASH: Janaka Gunaratne

Sri Lankan professional smashes six sixes in one over - but should he have been out for a duck?

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