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AFC Darwen 2 Oldham Boro 3

4:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

AFC Darwen turned in one of their poorest performances of the season as they went down to lowly Oldham Boro.

Derby pain for Clitheroe

3:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

BAMBER Bridge took a big step in their push for securing a play-off place following a 2-0 victory over Clitheroe at Irongate.

Farsley FC 3 Ramsbottom United 2

2:10pm Monday 14th April 2014

A VITAL promotion battle appeared to be going the way of the Rams until disaster struck in the last five minutes.

Darlington 3 Padiham 0

12:11pm Monday 14th April 2014

GUTSY Padiham slipped to defeat to Evo-Stik League First Division North play-off chasers Darlington – but boss Steve Wilkes was still proud of his depleted troops.

Chorley 3 Stocksbridge Park Steels 1

12:06pm Monday 14th April 2014

TWO quickfire goals of stunning execution set up another vital victory for league leaders Chorley against already-relegated Stocksbridge Park Steels.

Saturday non-league preview: Chorley aiming to stay ahead of the pack

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

9:00am Friday 11th April 2014

CHORLEY continue to tick off the games in a closely fought Evo-Stik League Premier Division title race when they host Stocksbridge Park Steels at Victory Park tomorrow.

Canada job for Heap

11:00am Wednesday 9th April 2014

POPULAR striker and coach Sam Heap has packed his bags and crossed the Atlantic after landing his dream football job.

Chorley hit by late double

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:56am Wednesday 9th April 2014

THE 10 men of Chorley were hit with two late goals as Evo-Stik League Premier Division title rivals FC United clawed them back in a thrilling clash.

Flitcroft: Crunch clash won’t decide title

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

1:10pm Tuesday 8th April 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft insists tonight’s huge trip to Evo-Stik League Premier Division title rivals FC United will not decide the destination of the championship – but admits the winners will take a big advantage into the last few games of the season.

13-1...Rampant Chorley serve up a treat

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

8:58am Monday 7th April 2014

Chorley 13 Droylsden 1

Dean double sees off Kendal

Lancashire Telegraph: Phil Dean puts the Rams ahead Picture: COLIN HORNE

8:57am Monday 7th April 2014

Ramsbottom Utd 3 Kendal Town 0

Blues lose their War

8:42am Monday 7th April 2014

Warrington Town 3 Clitheroe 0

Ticket offer for Ramsbottom kids

4:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

RAMSBOTTOM United’s home game against Kendal Town on Saturday is an ideal opportunity for the youngsters in the town to take a look at the Rams and their chase for a play-off spot.

Chorley up shirt ante

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

3:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

CHORLEY Football Club have issued a final call for businesses wishing to sign up to the CFC 200 Club.

Bacup and Rossendale Borough ready to hit back

Lancashire Telegraph: Bacup manager Brent Peters

1:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

BACUP and Rossendale Borough are in action tonight as they bid to climb out of the North West Counties League Premier Division relegation zone.

Chorley return to top of table

10:14am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

DALE Whitham’s goal moved Chorley back to the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division table with a 1-0 home win over Witton Albion.

Dean machine keeps Chorley bid alive

Lancashire Telegraph: James Dean was on target

8:38am Monday 31st March 2014

Ilkeston 2 Chorley 3

Saturday non-league preview: Magpies face a battle to return to the top

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

9:30am Friday 28th March 2014

CHORLEY make the trip to Derbyshire tomorrow to take on relegation-threatened Ilkeston Town on the back of a defeat that meant they missed the chance to go top of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division.

Chorley bid is back on track

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:45am Monday 24th March 2014

Chorley 5 Nantwich Town 1

Cammel Laird give the Blues the hump

Lancashire Telegraph: Scott Byrom makes headway for Clitheroe on Saturday Picture: COLIN HORNE

8:36am Monday 24th March 2014

Clitheroe 2 Cammel Laird 2

Evo-Stik League: Chorley bid to recover from shock week

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

10:00am Friday 21st March 2014

TITLE favourites Chorley bid to recover from a rare bad week as they aim to get back to winning ways and take another step towards the Evo-Stik League Premier Division title tomorrow.

Flitcroft still backing Magpies to march to title

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

9:40am Wednesday 19th March 2014

GARRY Flitcroft insists faltering Chorley remain the favourites to win the Evo-Stik League Premier Division despite their defeat to title rivals AFC Fylde in the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy final.

Ramsbottom's Gaskell closes in on his goal milestone

Lancashire Telegraph: Lee Gaskell holds off the challenge of Lancaster's Ryan Elderton at Giant Axe Picture: ROB MOSS

9:40am Wednesday 19th March 2014

Ramsbottom United striker Lee Gaskell is a whisker away from notching his 100th goal for the club.

Chorley ready for cup final test

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

9:54am Monday 17th March 2014

CHORLEY will attempt to wrestle the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy back from holders AFC Fylde tonight when the league rivals go head to head in the final at the Reebok Stadium (7.45pm).

Chorley suffer Olympic defeat

9:56am Monday 17th March 2014

The Olympic challenge once again proved too daunting for the Magpies as the hosts completed a quick-fire league double over the league leaders to throw the title race wide open.

Leaders Chorley ready for revenge

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Genesis side were on target twice against Clitheroe.

2:30pm Friday 14th March 2014

CHORLEY will be bidding to secure swift revenge on Rushall Olympic when they travel to the West Midlands in tomorrow.

Ramsbottom United 0 Cammell Laird 2

4:10pm Monday 10th March 2014

RAMSBOTTOM’S play-off hopes suffered another blow as they were hit by the curse of Cammell Laird once again.

Clitheroe 4 Burscough 2

2:15pm Monday 10th March 2014

CLITHEROE returned to winning ways after holding off a fightback from Burscough.

Chorley aim to get back on track

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:59am Friday 7th March 2014

CHORLEY will bid to wrestle their grip on top spot in the Evo-Stik Premier Division when they take on third placed Worksop Town at Victory Park tomorrow.

Rams play-off hopes on track

Lancashire Telegraph: Lee Gaskell holds off the challenge of Lancaster's Ryan Elderton at Giant Axe Picture: ROB MOSS

8:42am Monday 3rd March 2014

Prescot Cables 0 Ramsbottom United 3

Clitheroe are suffering the Blues

Lancashire Telegraph: Simon Garner's Clitheroe have moved two games

8:38am Monday 3rd March 2014

Northwich Victoria 3 Clitheroe 0

Brandon powers to the rescue

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:35am Monday 3rd March 2014

Witton Albion 2 Chorley 2

Saturday non-league preview: Darlo set for visit to Padiham’s Arbories

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve Wilkes' Padiham were beaten

6:28pm Friday 28th February 2014

PADIHAM could welcome a bumper travelling support to the Arbories tomorrow when they host Darlington in Evo-Stik First Division North.

Flitcroft remains upbeat

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:23am Thursday 27th February 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft is hoping his side can bounce back from their midweek defeat at Rushall Olympic on Tuesday night by picking up three points at Witton Albion this weekend.

Tuesday non-league preview: Chorley ready for Olympic challenge

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

8:38am Tuesday 25th February 2014

CHORLEY will be bidding to move six points clear at the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division when they host Rushall Olympic tonight.

Dean’s wonder goal seals win

Lancashire Telegraph: Ramsbottom's Phil Dean leaves a defender in his wake en-route to scoring his stunner for Ramsbottom at Padiham Picture: KIPAX

9:12am Monday 24th February 2014

Padiham 1 Ramsbottom 4

Magpies fight for hard-earned point

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

9:08am Monday 24th February 2014

Grantham Town 1 Chorley 1

Clitheroe pay the penalty

Lancashire Telegraph: Simon Garner's Clitheroe have moved two games

9:06am Monday 24th February 2014

Wakefield 2 Clitheroe 0

Saturday non-league preview: Salmoners in the mood for an upset

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen left to kick their heels after rain

7:58am Friday 21st February 2014

AFC Darwen will be hoping to use their stunning 7-2 First Division Challenge Cup victory over Leek CSOB to spring a surprise on Runcorn Town tomorrow.

Saturday interview: When we win the league I’ll shave my moustache

Lancashire Telegraph: Andrew Teague

12:00pm Saturday 15th February 2014

ANDREW Teague has a reputation as “a nutter” on the football pitch – according to his own mother.

Chorley aiming for a bumper gate

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

10:26am Friday 14th February 2014

CHORLEY are anticipating a bumper crowd for tomorrow’s big Evo-Stik League Premier Division clash at home to FC United of Manchester (3pm).

Chorley boss Garry Flitcroft believes victory will deliver title warning

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

9:24am Thursday 13th February 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft believes his table-topping side have dealt a psychological blow to their Evo-Stik League Premier Division title rivals.

Rams waiting on French ace

Lancashire Telegraph: OPENER Ramsbottom United’s Lee Gaskell scored the first goal against Mossley

1:31pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

RAMSBOTTOM United are still waiting to hand a debut to former Paris Saint-Germain youngster Cedric Krou – after being warned they could face another points deduction if they play the Frenchman without international clearance.

Chorley 2 Frickley Athletic 0

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

10:36pm Tuesday 11th February 2014

Chorley opened up a five point lead at the top of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division with a hard fought 2-0 home win over Frickley Athletic.

Tuesday non-league preview: Darwen bidding for last four spot

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

7:48am Tuesday 11th February 2014

CHORLEY can extend their lead at the top of the Evo-Stik League Premier Division to five points if they beat struggling Frickley Athletic at Victory Park tonight. (7.45pm).

Flitcroft hails an ideal display

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

8:56am Monday 10th February 2014

Kings Lynn Town 0 Chorley 2

Rams race in to play-off places

Lancashire Telegraph: Lee Gaskell holds off the challenge of Lancaster's Ryan Elderton at Giant Axe Picture: ROB MOSS

8:50am Monday 10th February 2014

Lancaster City 1 Ramsbottom Utd 3

Water torture for local teams

Lancashire Telegraph: There was more weather woe at the weekend

8:41am Monday 10th February 2014

THE weather again wrecked the fixture list in the North West Counties League with only four matches played in both the Premier Division and First Division.

Ramsbottom United bid to close in on top six spots

2:30pm Friday 7th February 2014

EVO-Stik League First Division North club of the month Ramsbottom United make another push for the play-off zone tomorrow as they head up the M6 hoping to chop down Darren Peacock's Lancaster City.

Chorley hit the final after Darwen win

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

11:20am Friday 7th February 2014

CHORLEY are through to the final of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy for the 32nd time in the club’s history after seeing off the plucky challenge of North West Counties League First Division side AFC Darwen at the County Ground in Leyland.


Evo-Stik League official website news

Watch the stars of the season win Royle approval! (link)

evostikleague.pitchero.com 2:00pm Wed 16 Apr 14

Evo-Stik NPL Players of the Year Awards 2013-14

Shirt sponsors sign on for the long haul (link)

evostikleague.pitchero.com 11:30am Wed 16 Apr 14

Stamford AFC

Ward backs stuttering Blues to bounce back (link)

evostikleague.pitchero.com 9:00am Wed 16 Apr 14

Leek Town

Champagne toast marks midfielder's milestone (link)

evostikleague.pitchero.com 10:45pm Tue 15 Apr 14

Frickley Athletic

Edited highlights of cup final now online (link)

evostikleague.pitchero.com 7:00pm Mon 14 Apr 14

The Doodson Sport Cup Final

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