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Home start for new boys Nelson

Lancashire Telegraph: Brent Peters men claimed an important win

11:22am Tuesday 15th July 2014

NELSON begin their North West Counties League Premier Division campaign with a home clash against Runcorn Town.

Darwen face a long trek in Challenge Cup

Lancashire Telegraph: Meehan takes over

7:49am Monday 16th June 2014

Kenny Langford’s AFC Darwen will travel to Holker Old Boys in the opening round of the North West Challenge Cup.

Family ties at Nelson

Lancashire Telegraph: Meehan takes over

7:46am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

Nelson midfielder Dom Mahoney has landed a kit sponsorship deal...from his brother.

Colne snap-up Rodriguez

Lancashire Telegraph: Meehan takes over

7:44am Tuesday 3rd June 2014

North West Counties League Premier Division side Colne have signed striker Joe Rodriguez, the brother of ex-Claret and Southampton ace Jay.

North West Counties League round-up

Lancashire Telegraph: Brent Peters men claimed an important win

8:12am Monday 28th April 2014

A last minute Alsager Town winner condemned Bacup & Rossendale Borough to relegation from the North West Counties League Premier Division.

Non-league: Ramsbottom making plans for play-offs

Lancashire Telegraph: Anthony Johnson's Ramsbottom claimed a late win

8:08am Friday 25th April 2014

RAMSBOTTOM United have put plans in place to start selling play-off semi final tickets on Sunday if they seal their place in the Evo-Stik First Division North’s top five tomorrow.

Nelson end season

12:35pm Thursday 24th April 2014

CHAMPIONS Nelson complete their title-winning campaign away to Rochdale Town tonight (7.45pm).

Nelson boss Fell hails his squad after league glory

Lancashire Telegraph: Nelson celebrate the title

10:50am Wednesday 23rd April 2014

ELATED Mark Fell has hailed Nelson’s historic title triumph as a true team effort.

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.

Crowd joy for Admirals

12:00pm Wednesday 9th April 2014

Nelson chairman Fayyaz Ahmed was delighted to see so many turn out for Saturday’s game with Atherton Collieries.

Bitter blow for Boro in survival bid

Lancashire Telegraph: Brent Peters men claimed an important win

8:55am Monday 7th April 2014

Bacup and Rossendale Boro 0 Stockport Sports 1

Peter’s in the Wright place for Nelson

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

8:53am Monday 7th April 2014

Nelson 4 Atherton Colleries 2

Nelson in the money as they aim for perfect pitch

2:20pm Wednesday 2nd April 2014

NELSON officials are celebrating after they won up to £5,000 to give their football pitch a makeover as part of a UK wide grassroots football campaign.

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.

Seven up as Admirals go goal crazy

Lancashire Telegraph: Joe O’Neill, with brother Ed, was among the scorers for Nelson

8:41am Monday 24th March 2014

Nelson 7 Leek CSOB 0

North West Counties League: All eyes on the Admirals

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

9:30am Friday 21st March 2014

ALL local eyes in the North West Counties League are focused on the First Division and Nelson’s push towards the title.

Admirals in the community

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

10:40am Wednesday 19th March 2014

Plans for Nelson FC’s community day at their last home game of the season are taking shape nicely.

Eccleshall 1 Nelson 6

3:20pm Monday 10th March 2014

FREE-scoring Nelson moved a step closer to promotion and clinching the NWCL Division One title with another six of the best showing.

Oh Brother! A day of records as Nelson siblings make history

Lancashire Telegraph: Matty O'Neill scores for Nelson on a day when he was joined on the scoresheet by brothers Ed and Joe Picture: MARK WILKINSON

8:52am Monday 3rd March 2014

Nelson 8 Widnes Vikings 1

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.

Finch set for Nelson century

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

2:00pm Wednesday 26th February 2014

Nelson defender Danny Finch is one game away from joining the 100 club at Victoria Park.

Super sub Jonny nets the winner

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

9:00am Monday 24th February 2014

Nelson 1 Eccleshall 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.

Nelson aiming for cup victory

1:29pm Wednesday 12th February 2014

NELSON will be looking to get among the goals again tonight when they host Holker Old Boys in the quarter finals of the North West Counties First Division Challenge Cup.

Free-scoring Nelson have six appeal

Lancashire Telegraph: Robert Grimes

8:47am Monday 10th February 2014

Widnes Vikings 0 Nelson 6

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.

Nolan goes out on loan

10:53am Wednesday 5th February 2014

NELSON have sent youth team captain Will Nolan out on loan to Bay Radio West Lancashire League side Hurst Green for the month of February.

Wet weather wrecks fixtures

Lancashire Telegraph: There was more weather woe at the weekend

8:32am Monday 3rd February 2014

THE wet weather took its toll in the Evo-Stik League and North West Counties League with a string of fixtures falling foul to the conditions.

Dates set for ties in case of weather woe

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

9:00am Saturday 1st February 2014

Dates have been agreed for rearranged games in the North West Counties League First Division Challenge Cup, should ties be postponed this afternoon.

Saturday's non-league preview: Storks aiming for more new faces

Lancashire Telegraph: Steve Wilkes' Padiham were beaten

2:12pm Friday 31st January 2014

PADIHAM manager Steve Wilkes will be spending the Premier League and Football League’s transfer deadline day searching for additions of his own.

Nelson's Hoskin heads to Workington

Lancashire Telegraph: Admirals on song in win

9:23am Wednesday 29th January 2014

Nelson have confirmed that Ben Hoskin has joined Skrill North side Workington.

Admirals on song in win

Lancashire Telegraph: Admirals on song in win

7:39am Wednesday 29th January 2014

NELSON FC’s Youth Team gave themselves a three-point buffer at the top of the East Lancashire Youth Alliance with a 5-1 win over Great Harwood at Accrington and Rossendale College.

How Nelson have outscored Manchester City

Lancashire Telegraph: Peter Wright and Robert Grimes have been in the goals for Nelson

10:10am Saturday 25th January 2014

NOT many teams compare favourably to Manchester City in terms of goalscoring this year, but Nelson can claim just such an honour.

Nelson keen to extend advantage

Lancashire Telegraph: LATE BID: Wigan striker Arouna Kone

1:00pm Friday 17th January 2014

NORTH West Counties League Division One leaders Nelson will bid to extend their advantage at the top of the table when they travel to Ashton Town tomorrow.

Nelson earn derby honours with win over Darwen

Lancashire Telegraph: Nelson and Darwen battle for possession

11:15am Monday 13th January 2014

Former Darwen man Jonny Hession showed the Salmoners exactly what they were missing with a brace that contributed to a 4-0 demolishion in the East Lancs Derby, sending the Admirals seven points clear at the top of the North West Counties Division 1.

Non-league: Fell wary of Darwen threat

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

8:20am Friday 10th January 2014

NELSON boss Mark Fell is refusing to count his chickens ahead of tomorrow’s North West Counties League Division One derby date with AFC Darwen insisting: “It’s a dangerous game.”

Flitcroft: Chorley will be ready for Trophy tilt

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft's Chorley stunned Forest Green

2:40pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

CHORLEY boss Garry Flitcroft says Saturday’s massive FA Trophy trip to Tamworth holds no fears for his Magpies – and he wants to put a show on for the travelling army of fans who will head to the Midlands.

Nelson forward Allen heads back to the seaside

1:30pm Wednesday 8th January 2014

NELSON have confirmed that striker Ritchie Allen has agreed a move back to former club AFC Fylde.

Peter scores Wright on time

Lancashire Telegraph: Rob Grimes scored for Nelson

8:15am Monday 6th January 2014

Daisy Hill 3 Nelson 4

Clitheroe ready for Darlington test

11:00am Friday 3rd January 2014

CLITHEROE will face former Football League opposition when they make the trip to Darlington in Evo-Stik First Division North tomorrow.

Saturday non-league preview: Magpies set to renew title tilt

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

8:00am Friday 20th December 2013

GIANT-killers Chorley resume their title charge at home to Buxton tomorrow.

Padiham aiming to maintain momentum

Lancashire Telegraph: Delight for Steve Wilkes

10:08am Friday 13th December 2013

PADIHAM bid to continue their flying start to the month when they travel to Mossley in the Evo-Stik League First Division North tomorrow.

Non-league: Darwen seal cup upset at Kendal

Lancashire Telegraph: Darwen celebrate a goal at Kendal Picture: RICHARD EDMONDSON

8:34am Thursday 12th December 2013

AFC DARWEN stunned Evo-Stik League First Division North side Kendal Town to book a place in the last four of the Lancashire Challegne Trophy.

Morrison given extra time off

1:40pm Wednesday 11th December 2013

NELSON midfielder Michael Morrison has been given an extended period of leave from the club to enable a full recovery from his broken leg sustained last season.

Tuesday night non-league preview: Famous five go for glory

Lancashire Telegraph: Nelson celebrate one of their goals against Northwich

8:29am Tuesday 10th December 2013

FIVE local teams hit the road to county glory tonight as the quarter-finals of the Lancashire FA Challenge Trophy swing into action.

Nelson 3 1874 Northwich 1

Lancashire Telegraph: Nelson celebrate one of their goals against Northwich

9:05am Monday 9th December 2013

Nelson returned to the automatic promotion places with an excellent 3-1 home win over 1874 Northwich in front of 176 supporters at Victoria Park.

Weekend non-league preview: Admirals ready for 1874 battle

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

9:50am Friday 6th December 2013

THERE is a massive match at Victoria Park tomorrow when Nelson entertain North West Counties League Division One title rivals 1874 Northwich.

Fell collects manager gong

Lancashire Telegraph: Mark Fell

10:27am Wednesday 4th December 2013

NELSON boss Mark Fell has been awarded the North West Counties League Division One manager of the month award for November after leading the Admirals to six straight wins.

Cheadle Town 2 Nelson 3

Lancashire Telegraph: Rob Grimes was on target for Nelson

9:04am Monday 2nd December 2013

NELSON maintained their push for promotion in NWCL Division One with a hard-fought 3-2 win at Cheadle Town.

Saturday non-league previews: Flitcroft keen on run along the road to Wembley

Lancashire Telegraph: Garry Flitcroft

10:20am Friday 29th November 2013

GARRY Flitcroft insists his red-hot Chorley side will not take Curzon Ashton for granted in tomorrow’s big FA Trophy clash at Victory Park.



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