Report: Brighouse Town 1-1 Atherton Collieries

The Collieries returned to FA Cup action on Saturday as they made the journey across the Pennines to Evo-Stick Northern Premier League Division One North side Brighouse Town, a game that was anticipated by all in the Colls camp. The Collieries returned to FA Cup action on Saturday as they made the journey across the […]

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Destination: Brighouse

The Collieries are back in FA Cup action on Saturday when they make the journey to Norther Premier League Division One North side Brighouse Town, a game anticipated by both sets of supporters and would see the winning Club collect £1,925. Brighouse have made a good start to their season as they find themselves in […]

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TheNonLeague Magazine – Issue 2

The September issue of TheNonLeague, the new monthly football magazine for supporters of North West non-league football, is available now at just £3. The new issue has been extended to include Barrow FC, FC Halifax Town, Wrexham, Colwyn Bay and Kendal Town and is now a full colour 116 page magazine filled with articles and […]

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Report: Squires Gate 3-4 Atherton Collieries

The two sides last met in 2011, in an FA Cup tie at School Lane. It rained throughout and a solitary goal from Andy Harvey saw Gate progress into the next round. Much like that day, it rained perpetually on the Fylde coast but fortunately for Colls this time they came away with a win. Collieries […]

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FA Cup Draw

The draw for the Emirates FA Cup First Qualifying Round was made at Wembley on Monday afternoon. With the Preliminary Round scheduled to take place later this week, all clubs involved will now know their fate for the next stage, should they progress. The ties affecting NWCFL clubs are as follows. Bishop Auckland or Jarrow Roofing […]

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Report: Atherton Collieries 1-3 1874 Northwich

On Saturday, promotion hopefuls 1874 Northwich were welcomed to Alder House for a highly anticipated NWCFL clash. Coming into the game it could be noted that 1874 had made an excellent start to the season having won all of their first three games, keeping clean sheets throughout. The Collieries had also made a good start to […]

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Up Next: 1874 Northwich

On Saturday we welcome 1874 Northwich to Alder House. It will be the club’s fourth visit to downtown Atherton since their formation in 2012, following competitive matches against Collieries are former tenants Oldham Boro. Despite it being their fourth visit, this will be only the second time they have faced Colls away from home. The […]

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