Report: Colls 3-0 Widnes

Following a 3-0 win at home to Ashton Town, attention turned to Saturday as the Collieries welcomed Widnes to Alder House for another league game. The early possession was controlled by Widnes as the Collieries failed to get a foot into the game. It was Widnes who recorded the first shot of the game on […]

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Report: Colls 3-0 Ashton Town

Collieries carried on their record breaking start to a league campaign by seeing off local rivals Ashton Town. The league was only just into its third week and it was already time for a second helping of MNF at Alder House. The visitors were Ashton Town’s whose manager John Brownrigg – like ours – has […]

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Report: St Helens 2-5 Colls

The Extra Preliminary Round of the FA Cup threw up an away tie against NWCFL Prem Div side St Helens Town at Ashton Athletic’s ground – Brocstedes Park. There was a good following from both sides with a total attendance of 113 recorded, including some guests from BBC’s Non-League Show. The Collieries started out the […]

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Report: Colls 6-0 Litherland REMYCA

A crowd of 99 witnessed what was to be a fine Atherton Collieries performance to keep the 100% record set so far this season. Three wins in three looked possible when Colls scored the first goal just four minutes into the game. Mark Battersby had the ball delivered into his feet, he then controlled and […]

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Report: Colls 5-1 Wigan Robin Park

Atherton Collieries came from behind at half-time to win 5-1 against Wigan Robin Park in front of a large crowd. Monday night football returned to Alder House and a strong crowd of 197 got behind Colls in the second half to gain a second successive league win. The scoreline maybe flatters the home side as […]

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Report: Cammell Laird 1-2 Colls

Atherton Collieries recorded an opening day victory away at league newcomers Cammell Laird with goals from Ben Hardcastle and Mark Truffas. Colls travelled to Birkenhead buoyed by the introduction of Phil Howard and Mark Battersby to the side. Battersby started up front, whilst Howard was put on the bench. Jordan Cover is still a week […]

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