FA Vase Draw

The draw has been made for the First Round Proper of the Buildbase FA Vase. Atherton Collieries have been drawn against Northern League side Jarrow Roofing in the FA Vase First Round.  Ties involving clubs in the Hallmark Security League are as follows. FIRST ROUND – SATURDAY 22nd OCTOBER 2016 AFC Liverpool v Bootle  1874 Northwich v […]

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Report: Runcorn Linnets 2-0 Colls

An awesome crowd of 431 witnessed the match up between last season’s 2nd and 3rd finishers in the Hallmark Security League Premier Division.  In last season’s fixture Michael Clegg’s team put in probably their best performance of the campaign with a stunning 4-1 triumph.  A repeat of this never looked on the cards. Colls suffered […]

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Report: Colls 2-1 Padiham

Two first half goals were enough for Atherton Collieries to return to top spot in the Hallmark Security League Premier Division, but it wasn’t without a fight as visitors Padiham put up a huge effort to almost steal a share of the spoils in front of a crowd of over 250 at the Kensite Stadium. […]

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Report: Irlam 1-1 Colls

Fresh from promotion, Irlam are still finding their feet in the Premier Division, but they are taking no prisoners in the process. The Collieries approached this Friday night spectacular knowing that what lay ahead of them would not be an easy game, adding to that, the black and whites found themselves rather light in numbers […]

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Report: Bootle 3-2 Colls

Colls relinquished their grip at the summit of the Hallmark Security League with a defeat by the odd goal in five against a talented Bootle outfit. The hosts had an early chance when a cross was nodded wide by the diving forward at the far post but with 25 minutes on the clock neither keeper […]

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Report: Colls 4-1 Cammell Laird

Saturday’s game against Cammell Laird 1907 was significant both on and off the field for the football club. The game was set aside as a ‘pay what you want’ extraordinaire, with all proceeds going to Combat Stress – a fantastic charity that works with those Soldiers suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, coming as a […]

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Transfer: Taberner to Heys

Atherton Collieries can announce that Danny Taberner has moved to Prestwich Heys permanently. The goalkeeper moved to the NWCFL Division One side a few weeks ago and it has since been agreed that he will continue playing there, leaving Atherton Collieries after a successful two year stint.  Taberner won the NWCFL Goalkeeper of the Year […]

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