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Northern League: Linde hits a ton but Darwen are held up in Lakes

Lancashire Telegraph:

7:36am Monday 28th July 2014

DARWEN professional George Linde scored a magnificent century – but the Towers hopes of a return to winning ways in the Chorley Building Society Northern League were dashed by a Kendal rearguard action on Saturday.

Chorley CC back to winning ways

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:52pm Wednesday 23rd July 2014

IT took a long time coming, but it was worth it in the end.

Handy Andy in the cup groove

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:50pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

IN one of the most dramatic finishes at Windsor Park for many years, Chorley sent a bumper crowd wild in the Sunday evening sun as they edged into the quarter-finals of the Royal London ECB National Knockout thanks to a win over Bowdon.

Northern League: Towers tumble to Smuts

Lancashire Telegraph: Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth

5:26pm Monday 14th July 2014

DARWEN suffered at the hands of a stunning Morecambe batting display as they slipped to defeat in the Chorley Building Society Northern League on Saturday.

Northern League T20 finals day: Darwen suffer heartache as Netherfield take the title

Lancashire Telegraph:

8:41am Monday 7th July 2014

DARWEN suffered heartache and heartbreak as they agonisingly missed out on a place in the TWP Wealth Twenty20 finals day as the perfect hosts were robbed of a spot in the showpiece showdown on the final ball of the first semi-final yesterday.

Northern League: Saints stunned as Towers’ hopes remain alive and kicking

Lancashire Telegraph: George Linde

8:35am Monday 7th July 2014

BATTLING Darwen dug deep to stay right in the mix for the Chorley Building Society Northern League title as they overcame the threat of St Annes at Vernon Road.

Darwen aiming for a show of power

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:40am Saturday 5th July 2014

DARWEN chairman Graham Ainslie believes the chance to showcase cricket talents on the national stage is incentive enough for the four sides taking place in tomorrow’s TWP Wealth Twenty20 Finals Day – but is still hoping it will be his men who are celebrating victory.

Towers bid for winning start

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:19pm Friday 4th July 2014

DARWEN go into their big weekend looking to put Sunday’s TWP Wealth Twenty20 finals day to one side as they bid to get back on track in the Chorley Building Society Northern League after losing the lead in a mixed June.

Towers going out to shine on big day

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen skipper Jordan Clarke pushes a single Picture: JADE DOHERTY

7:42am Tuesday 1st July 2014

DARWEN chairman Graham Ainslie is promising cricket fans two great days over the next two weeks as the Birch Hall club stages a prestigious Northern League double.

Northern League: Darwen bounce back in fine style

Lancashire Telegraph: George Linde

9:28am Monday 30th June 2014

STUTTERING Darwen suffered another bad day in the Chorley Building Society Northern League as fellow high flyers Blackpool claimed all the points at Birch Hall on Saturday.

Northern League: Darwen hope to hit back

Lancashire Telegraph: Netherfield pro Saliya Saman bowls to Darwen's Ammer Mirza

7:52am Friday 27th June 2014

DARWEN aim to bounce back from two defeats on the spin as they go into a home double header with a mission to stay in the scrap for the Chorley Building Society Northern League title.

Lancashire League: It's the demolition derbies

Lancashire Telegraph: Lowerhhouse's Ben Heap smashes the ball to the boundary against Burnley Picture: KIPAX

8:10am Tuesday 24th June 2014

LOWERHOUSE sent out another statement of intent at the top of the Foster’s Lancashire League yesterday as they romped to a big derby win over Burnley.

Northern League: Darwen made to toil as Field hit form while Smit shatters Chorley hopes

Lancashire Telegraph: Netherfield pro Saliya Saman bowls to Darwen's Ammer Mirza

8:05am Tuesday 24th June 2014

DARWEN slipped down to third place in the Chorley Building Society Northern League as Netherfield finally showed their true colours to romp to a big win at a sun drenched Birch Hall on Saturday.

Darwen in the running for two OSCAs

Lancashire Telegraph: Meehan takes over

7:36am Tuesday 17th June 2014

DARWEN are in the running for two of the Lancashire Cricket Board’s prestigious OSCAs.

ECB National Knockout: Classy Chorley stun Saints in cup cracker

Lancashire Telegraph: Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth

7:32am Tuesday 17th June 2014

A top-notch team display saw Chorley surge into the last 16 of the National Knockout with a win at St Annes on Sunday.

Northern League: Towers are toppled as champions Leyland move to the summit

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen skipper Jordan Clarke pushes a single Picture: JADE DOHERTY

7:27am Tuesday 17th June 2014

DARWEN lost the leadership of the Chorley Building Society Northern League as defending champions Leyland proved to be just too good as they toppled the Towers.

Lancashire Cup: Happy Valley rivals cause a county stir

Lancashire Telegraph: Janake Gunaratne hits out for Clitheroe on Sunday

7:54am Monday 9th June 2014

CLITHEROE and Ribblesdale Wanderers made it a magnificent Ribble Valley double as they stunned prestigious opposition on a memorable day in the LCB Lancashire Cup.

Northern League: Darwen are the headline act to put Flintoff’s return in the shade

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen skipper Jordan Clarke pushes a single Picture: JADE DOHERTY

7:33am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

ALL eyes may have been on Andrew Flintoff and his shock return to league cricket – but Darwen once again proved they are the real Chorley Building Society Northern League headline act as they picked themselves off the floor to beat Fleetwood and stay at the summit.

Alviro stars but Lancashire hit back

Lancashire Telegraph: Alex Davies

7:31am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

FORMER Enfield professional Alviro Petersen made 155 but Lancashire hit back with the ball against Somerset yesterday.

Towers toppled as Chorley stay on course for Bristol

Lancashire Telegraph: Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth

7:28am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

CHORLEY stayed on course for a day out at Bristol as they thumped Darwen in the Royal London ECB National Club Knockout in a double quick game at Birch Hall on Sunday.

LCB to review Lancashire Cup after Lowerhouse are forced to withdraw

Lancashire Telegraph: Lowerhouse CC team celebrating their Lancashire League T20 win in July 2013

7:27am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

LANCASHIRE Cricket Board chiefs are to review the format of their flagship Lancashire Cup knockout competition for next season in a bid to prevent teams being forced to withdraw.

Chorley's Smith tipped for England call

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve Croft, Naomi Aspin, Peter Moores and Tom Smith at Lancashire’s Old Trafford headquarters

7:26am Wednesday 28th May 2014

Tom Smith has been tipped for an England call-up by former national coach David Lloyd.

Northern League: Pain in the rain for Chorley but points take them to the top of the table

Lancashire Telegraph: Gaurav Dhar

8:09am Monday 26th May 2014

CHORLEY suffered the narrowest of defeats as they managed to dodge the rain on Saturday – but their three points taken from a one-run loss at Penrith took them to the top of the Chorley Building Society Northern League.

The weekend cricket teams

Lancashire Telegraph: Accrington stage junior registration

1:37pm Friday 23rd May 2014

Who's playing for who this weekend...

Students rock the Red Rose

Lancashire Telegraph: Students rock the Red Rose

7:29am Tuesday 20th May 2014

Lancashire suffered a torrid day with the bat in their MCCU match with Loughborough University yesterday.

Northern League: Chorley bounce back after day of Morecambe misery

Lancashire Telegraph: Gaurav Dhar

11:36am Monday 19th May 2014

CHORLEY suffered at the seaside as they were well beaten by Morecambe’s impressive batting show in the Woodhill Lane sunshine on Saturday.

New date for Darwen

10:00am Saturday 17th May 2014

DARWEN have rearranged their Royal London Club Championship tie with Astley Bridge for next Friday night.

Chorley appeal against league ruling

Lancashire Telegraph: Chorley skipper Andy Holdsworth

3:40pm Friday 16th May 2014

CHORLEY have submitted a formal appeal after their Bank Holiday Monday game at Lancaster was declared void due to an unfit pitch.

Darwen's charge halted

4:30pm Monday 12th May 2014

DARWEN’S charge at the top of the Chorley Building Society Northern League was halted by the rain on Saturday as the weather held the winning hand across the North West.

Towers bidding to avoid hospital

Lancashire Telegraph: Jordan Clarke

1:41pm Friday 9th May 2014

TABLE-toppers Darwen aim for a fifth straight Chorley Building Society Northern League win tomorrow - but are also hoping against hope that they are not keeping the accident and emergency department busy.

County Cricket: Maiden half century for Darwen's Davies

Lancashire Telegraph: Alex Davies

7:40am Wednesday 7th May 2014

LANCASHIRE face a tough test to avoid defeat heading into the final day of their County Championship Division One clash with Sussex despite a maiden first class 50 for Darwen’s Alex Davies.

Northern League: Darwen's Cook undergoes operation after double break

Lancashire Telegraph: Andrew Cook and his team-mates at Furness General Hospital

7:32am Wednesday 7th May 2014

DARWEN’S Andrew Cook is recovering in hospital following an operation after he broke his leg in two places playing for the Towers second team at Barrow on Monday.

Northern League: Double injury can’t stop Tower power

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen skipper Jordan Clarke pushes a single Picture: JADE DOHERTY

8:03am Tuesday 6th May 2014

DARWEN made it four wins from four games in the Chorley Building Society Northern League as they totally dominated Barrow in a rain affected game at Birch Hall yesterday.

Northern League: Super Saturday for local pair

11:36am Monday 5th May 2014

HIGH-class Darwen made it three wins from three as they totally dominated Morecambe at continue their ideal start to the Chorley Building Society Northern League.

Towers keen to test their strength

8:48am Friday 2nd May 2014

DARWEN go gunning for a third straight Chorley Building Society win of the season as they bid to maintain their perfect start to the new campaign on a busy weekend.

Northern League: Towers of power shoot to a big win

Lancashire Telegraph: John Cordingley

9:25am Monday 28th April 2014

CLASSY Darwen made it two wins from two in the Northern League but neighbours Chorley were brought back down to earth after their opening day win as they felt the force of Barrow.

Northern League Saturday scores

Lancashire Telegraph: Australian batsman Jake Hancock led Toft to victory in their county league opener at home to Nantwich

9:27am Sunday 27th April 2014

All of the details from Saturday...

Weekend cricket teams

Lancashire Telegraph: Daily Sports Debate: Were you embarrassed by England's T20 defeat to Holland?

7:47am Friday 25th April 2014

Who's playing who and where...

Northern League: It's Ammer time for Darwen as both locals win

Lancashire Telegraph: Northern League: Saturday scores

3:37pm Monday 21st April 2014

DARWEN made the perfect start to the new Chorley Building Society Northern League as they pulled out all the stops to beat Lancaster on a sun-drenched opening day.

Northern League: Saturday scores

Lancashire Telegraph: Northern League: Saturday scores

5:40pm Sunday 20th April 2014

All the scores from the opening day...

Weekend cricket teams

Lancashire Telegraph: Clitheroe are reigning Ribblesdale League champions

7:00pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Who's playing for who and where on the opening weekend of the league season...

Towers travel

10:34am Friday 4th April 2014

DARWEN begin their preparations for the new Northern League season on Sunday when they make the trip to Westhoughton for a friendly.

Anwar makes Darwen return

Lancashire Telegraph: Kamran Anwar

8:16am Tuesday 11th February 2014

Fast bowler Kamran Anwar has returned to Northern League outfit Darwen after a season as professional with Ribblesdale League outfit Cherry Tree.

Dhar steps up as Chorley coach

Lancashire Telegraph: Gaurav Dhar

8:14am Tuesday 11th February 2014

FORMER professional Guarav Dhar has been appointed player-coach at Chorley Cricket Club.

Darwen sign Linde as professional

8:09am Tuesday 11th February 2014

Darwen have confirmed the signing of South African all-rounder George Linde as professional for the new Chorley Building Society Northern League season.

Sutherland honoured by Chorley

Lancashire Telegraph: James Sutherland

4:20pm Wednesday 22nd January 2014

AUSTRALIAN cricket chief James Sutherland has expressed fond memories of his playing days in Lancashire after accepting an honorary life membership from Chorley Cricket Club.

Vandals ransack Darwen Cricket Club and steal charity cash

Lancashire Telegraph: Colin Charnock and the shattered door of Darwen CC

8:09am Tuesday 10th December 2013

VANDALS smashed their way in to Darwen Cricket Club and ‘trashed’ it before making off with loose change from charity boxes.

Chorley at home, Darwen away in Northern League openers

Lancashire Telegraph: Date for Northern League AGM moved

11:10am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

Chorley will start their 2014 Chorley Building Society Northern League season with a home clash against near neighbours Preston.

Date for Northern League AGM moved

Lancashire Telegraph: Date for Northern League AGM moved

8:10am Tuesday 3rd December 2013

The annual general meeting of the Chorley Building Society Northern League will take place later this month - but it has a new date.

Chorley Cricket Club volunteer wins award

Lancashire Telegraph: Chorley Cricket Club volunteer wins award

12:41pm Wednesday 27th November 2013

Cricket Long serving volunteer Sandra Gunn was rewarded for her years of hard work at Chorley Cricket Club when she picked up the Alan Dawber Trophy this week.



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