Paddy puts Dale on way to win

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:20pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Rossendale move up to sixth place in National Three North following a 31-43 win away to Burnage.

Anya aims to be a North star

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:19pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Anya Richmond is working her way up the rugby ladder after being handed a county call and with North of England trials in January.

A silver lining for all-rounder Hannah

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:17pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

HANNAH Procter showed off her all-round skills after finishing in second place in the British Modern Tetrathlon Championships – her best ever result on the national stage.

Pendle power to downhill glory on slopes

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:11pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

Local youngsters have taken the skiing world by storm with their recent performances at the English, Welsh and British Artificial Ski Slope Championships.

Leaders VIP earn important victory

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:08pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

VIP Snooker continued their good start to the season with another 6-2 win to go top of the Premier Office Supplies Division One.

Super Saints save best for the finals

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:01pm Tuesday 28th October 2014

St Mary’s College students Roxanne Oliver and Ben Aspinall, both from Blackburn, competed in the English Schools Athletics Association Finals in Boston, Lincolnshire and between them achieved 10 personal bests.

Youngsters enjoy country run out

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:59am Tuesday 28th October 2014

WILSON’S Playing Fields was the setting for the annual Hyndburn and Ribble Valley Primary Schools Cross Country Championships – and for once conditions were fine.

Gardeners dig deep to cut down Clifton

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:54am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Leaders keep up fine start to beat title rivals

Walking football is coming to East Lancs

Lancashire Telegraph: Dave Burgess of the LFA

11:52am Tuesday 28th October 2014

VETERAN footballers are invited to part in a pilot Walking Football scheme that begins this week.

Euro adventure for college teams

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:50am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Accrington and Rossendale College’s Girls’ Football Academy are Europe-bound for a week of state of the art training.

Three-sy does it as Rishton rush to win

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:49am Tuesday 28th October 2014

RISHTON United Under 13s picked up a welcome third win of the season after beating struggling Greyhound Juniors 3-0 in their Accrington and District Junior Boys League clash.

Nifty fifty as Haslingden return in style

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:45am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Haslingden High School’s netball team returned to league action with a bang after an impressive win over local rivals Thomas Whitham College from Burnley.

Ace Qasim Ali set to open new academy

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:44am Tuesday 28th October 2014

A NEW cricket academy will be opened by an award-winning coach next month.

It's just magic for Meg

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:41am Tuesday 28th October 2014

TALENTED Meg Murphy has been selected to play in one of Manchester’s two 7-a-side hockey squads.

Olivia aims to have a big netball future

Lancashire Telegraph:

11:39am Tuesday 28th October 2014

Talented teen the only school player in NW squad

David Lloyd keep up winning start to season

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:59pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

DAVID Lloyd Chorley 1 extended their lead at the top of North West Squash League Division One to 20 points after an emphatic 20-1 victory over Welsh team Saints.

Happy Harrison is Briercliffe’s best

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:58pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

AARON Harrison was a knockout success at an East Lancashire bowling club’s annual tournament.

School earns place in Lancashire Games

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:56pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE REDEEMER showed a touch of class to be crowned champions in a record-breaking Blackburn and Darwen Primary Schools Tag Rugby competition.

Kit’s in the bag for Rossendale

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:55pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

A YOUTH rugby team has started the season in style after a leading firm of accountants and business advisers agreed to sponsor their new kit.

Happy Huncoat are borough champions

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:53pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

HUNCOAT ‘A’ will battle it out with Mellor to find out the best school team in Hyndburn and Ribble Valley.

Ivy climb back to the top of the table

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:52pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

THE Ivy made the most of Rimington’s lack of action to jump back to the top of Division One with a morale-boosting 8-0 victory over Rock Rovers.

Big-hitting Hayden shows he’s the man

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:50pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

IT WAS billed as a man against boy contest and it was the youngster from Burnley who came out on top.

Veteran players can still walk the walk!

Lancashire Telegraph: SLOW BUILD UP PLAY: A walking football event takes place in Centre Square, Middlesbrough to encourage more people to participate in the sport. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

4:50pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

VETERAN footballers have long been able to talk the talk now they have the chance to walk the walk.

Brunshaw girl Naomi delighted as Manchester United sign her up

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:50pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

MOST footballers dream of playing for Manchester United – Naomi Hartley has already got there!

Megan is aiming to finish top of the table

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:51pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

Todmorden table tennis player Megan Shackleton will be hoping to finish the international season on a high next week when she will be one of ten young GB athletes competing in the Cote d’Azure 2014 International Para table tennis tournament in Hyères les Palmiers, France (October 23-26).

FROM THE ARCHIVE: Blackburn climb to win

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:45pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

ONE year after winning the 1999 National Hill Climb Team Championship on The Rake in Ramsbottom, Blackburn CTC gained another team success on the same hill.

Steve Tinniswood: Walking football is a great idea

Lancashire Telegraph: SLOW BUILD UP PLAY: A walking football event takes place in Centre Square, Middlesbrough to encourage more people to participate in the sport. Picture: CHRIS BOOTH

4:44pm Tuesday 21st October 2014

I’m all for anything that make me feel younger (I’m 46 you know is my catch phrase) so the latest craze to hit East Lancashire is making me feel pretty happy indeed.

Burnley impress in North victory

Lancashire Telegraph:

1:00pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Burnley welcomed a North Manchester team struggling to find their feet in North Lancs 1 but who have traditionally caused the locals problems when they have previously met.

Tommy takes the Mick with rivals

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:57pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Tommy Hannan is this year’s Mick Hibbert Trophy winner.

Hat-trick Hannon is the top of the pots

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:55pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Tommy Hannan made it a hat-trick of singles titles when he won the inaugural Champion of Champions match held at Longshaw SSC.

Bolton pair shine under the lights

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:49pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

The first of two floodlit competitions was held on Sunday at Ribblesdale Wanderers Cricket & Bowling Club Clitheroe.

Pioneer swimmers Tri something new

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:48pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

NINE young members of Pioneer 79 Swimming Club added running and riding to their repertoire when they took part in the Fleetwood Triathlon.

Volunteers are holding Council

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:43pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

MENTION the Blackburn and Darwen Sports Council and most people automatically think of their annual awards evening.

Embley double seals victory

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:35pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Accrington Ladies progressed to the third qualifing round of the Women’s FA Cup following an an exciting 5-3 win against Wetherby Athletic.

Magical Mellor put on the spot

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:34pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

MELLOR Primary School proved they were ‘spot on’ after they were crowned Ribble Valley Primary School champions in a competiton that was dominated by the dreaded penalty shoot-out.

Hero Bruno is coming to East Lancashire

Lancashire Telegraph: Frank Bruno

12:30pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

BRITISH sporting icon Frank Bruno is coming to East Lancashire and it promises to be a real knockout.

New kit for Celtic side

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:28pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

A Barrowford football team is all ready to face its opponents with the arrival of a new strip, courtesy of a local business.

Enduro riders are real trail blazers!

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:26pm Tuesday 14th October 2014

Bacup venue hosts top mountain bikers

Bacup and Rossendale Borough set to host league-leaders Runcorn Linnets

Lancashire Telegraph:

12:39pm Friday 10th October 2014

BACUP and Rossendale Borough host league leaders Runcorn Linnets at Brian Boys West View Stadium tomorrow (Saturday) in a 3pm kick-off.

Ben is a hat-trick hero

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:50pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

An excellent team performance created by a blend of aggression and strength in both attack and defence and movement of the ball through the hands mean that Rossendale U15s came away from Finneybank Road with an impressive victory.

Fay lands heavyweight title and wants more

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:45pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

TALENTED Jack Fay underlined his boxing credentials after he was crowned North West Region Novice Heavyweight champion despite being just 18-years-old.

Sandygate trio honoured at NW awards event

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:39pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

THREE of Sandygate ABC’s hottest prospects have picked up North West ABA recognition awards in Manchester.

Classy Crolla is the star guest

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:38pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

Rossendale Community Boxing Club held its Annual Presentation Evening recently to celebrate the success of its members recently.

Ace Adam is the history maker at Sabden

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:31pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

Adam Wallace created a little bit of history when he became the first Sabden Bowling Club player to win the prestigious Sabden Open Singles floodlight bowling competition.

Veteran Neil keeps on picking up titles

Lancashire Telegraph:

4:30pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

NEIL Pickup proved there is still life in the old dog yet after winning two British arm wrestling titles and picking up his first World Championship medal for eight years.

Talented teens can Rise and shine

Lancashire Telegraph:

3:58pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

Young sporting hopefuls from East Lancashire have been awarded a cash boost to help them towards their sporting goals.

Henley is Premier class...

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:55pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

ADAM Henley is used to playing different roles with Blackburn Rovers and he showed off his all-round ability at the Premier League 4 Sport launch at St Bede’s High School where he tried his luck at badminton, table tennis and volleyball.

Super Saints hope to be good Sports

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:50pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

School launches its new Premier League 4 Sport

Chorley held again

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:46pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

CHORLEY Ladies were knocked off the top of FA Women’s Premier League Northern Division One after being held 1-1 by bottom of the table Sheffield United Community.

Delighted Darwen win 10-goal thriller!

Lancashire Telegraph:

2:44pm Tuesday 7th October 2014

AFC DARWEN Under 14s hit six of the best as they came out on top in a 10-goal thriller to beat Readstone Juniors.

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