Report: Colls 4-1 AFC Darwen

Collieries came into their home match against AFC Darwen knowing that seven more league points would see them clinch promotion and they edged closer to their goal with a comprehensive second half display. Atherton had an almost full strength squad at their disposal following Friday’s postponed match at Daisy Hill. However, defenders James Brooks and […]

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Coach: Runcorn Town

We will be running a coach to Runcorn Town which will depart at 12:30. £8 each. Demand is high so it will be first come first served available from Monday night at the Darwen match. This match is our first appearance in the semi final of the NWCFL Cup for 13 years so your support […]

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Postponed: Daisy Hill v Colls

Tonight’s much anticipated match away at Daisy Hill has been postponed following a 15:00 pitch inspection.  The match will be rearranged at a later date.  Next match is on Monday evening at home to AFC Darwen.   

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All aboard for Daisy Hill!

Friday night football returns this week and to celebrate we are running our own excursion; call us Thomas Colls Holidays. To celebrate the “derby with no name” we are starting early and meeting at The Rope and Anchor at 15:00. There will be a few beers in there while watching the Cheltenham Festival before heading […]

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Bolton Hospital Cup Draw

  Draw for the 2015 Bolton Hospital Cup: First Round: Old Boltonians v Breightmet United Eagley v Tempest United Atherton LR v Little Lever Bolton County v CMB Prestwich Heys v Turton Ladybridge v Atherton Town Atherton Collieries v Blackrod Town Hindsford v Stoneclough Second Round: Atherton Collieries or Blackrod Town v Eagley or Tempest […]

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Report: Litherland REMYCA 1-3 Colls

Credit has to be given to Litherland REMYCA who have worked hard both on and off the field since their step up to the NWCFL. Phil Stafford has assembled a competitive side since his arrival at the club and there appears to be a real sense of ambition behind the scenes. Having only suffered one […]

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Destination: Litherland

Tomorrow afternoon the Collieries embark upon their inaugural trip to Litherland as they take on REMYCA in the league. Found just outside Bootle, the match will take place at Litherland Sports Park where the home side have been defeated just once during their tenure in the NWCFL. Colls manager Michael Clegg has a full strength […]

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Fixture Change

Due to Collieries progression in The Reusch First Division Cup we will now face Litherland REMYCA at home on Saturday 28th March.  This means that our scheduled match at Cheadle Town on the same day is postponed and will be rearranged at a later date. Semi-final draw in full: Atherton Collieries v Litherland REMYCA AFC […]

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Report: Colls 5-1 Chadderton

The NWCFL fixture sprang to life in the 6th minute when a deep cross by Mark Truffas, returning from a 3 game ban, was butted home from point blank range by Jordan Cover to give Colls the lead. The early goal buoyed the hosts and they played some good stuff on the wet surface but […]

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