Report: Glossop North End 1-2 Colls

Vinny Bailey’s second half wonder goal earned all three points for Atherton Collieries as they earned a third successive win, extending their unbeaten run to six games at the expense of their Peak District opponents and former North West Counties League adversaries. Having defeated Mossley 3-1 last weekend, Micheal Clegg’s charges travelled south in the […]

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Easter egg collection for Derian House

Throughout the now one hundred-plus years of the club’s existence, Atherton Collieries have always taken pride in being at the hub of the community and this year are extending these things even further with the club hosting a month-long collection of Easter eggs to be donated to Derian House Children’s Hospice. Established in 1993, Derian […]

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Rearranged: Bamber Bridge

The Integro League Cup Second Round fixture against Bamber Bridge, postponed yesterday, will now take place at the Kensite Stadium on Monday 5th March 2018 with a 7.45pm kick off. The winners of the tie will have a home fixture against Scarborough Athletic. Colls’ next fixture comes on Saturday with a trip to Glossop North […]

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Postponed: Bamber Bridge

Please note that tonight’s Integro League Cup Second Round fixture at home to Bamber Bridge has been postponed. A small army of volunteers have worked tirelessly on the Kensite Stadium pitch in the hope of getting the game to go ahead, but unfortunately their efforts were in vain after heavy rain overnight on Sunday and […]

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Report: Colls 3-1 Mossley

The upturn in form for the Collieries continued with a resonant victory over Mossley at the Kensite Stadium. Following the minor scalp of promotion chasing Colwyn Bay seven days prior, black and white spirits were beginning to lift, and the visit of Mossley presented the next opportunity for the Colls to continue climbing away from […]

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Rearranged: Kendal away

The recently postponed Evo-Stik League Division One North fixture away to Kendal Town has now been re-arranged to take place on Tuesday 27th March with a 7.45pm kick off

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Postponed: Kendal Town away fixture

Please note that this evening’s fixture away to Kendal Town has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch at ST&B Accountants Stadium following a pitch inspection this afternoon. A new date for the fixture will be confirmed in due course. Colls’ next outing comes this Saturday (17th February) when Mossley are the visitors to the […]

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Transfer: Jack Kenny transfers from Prestatyn

Atherton Collieries Football Club can also tonight announce the signing of forward, Jack Kenny from Welsh Premier League side Prestatyn Town. Following on from the arrivals of fellow striker Gary Burnett and midfielder Vinny Bailey; this signature is a real coup for the club. Kenny, who lives in Leigh, featured for Colls during pre-season in […]

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Transfer: Vinny Bailey is back

Atherton Collieries Football Club are delighted to announce that they have secured the transfer of midfielder Vinny Bailey from Marine. He returns to the club where he had enjoyed two seasons before departing in the summer. Prior to that he had played for Chorley and had enjoyed a long spell playing in the USA. The […]

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Rearranged: New dates confirmed

After recent postponements due to bad weather, Atherton Collieries have now received a fully updated fixture list from the Evo-Stik League to take in to account the re-arranged dates for these fixtures. Diaries at the ready….! The home fixture against Brighouse Town will now take place at the Kensite Stadium on Monday 26th February with […]

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