Farewell: Brad Cooke

We write this with sadness as the news that Bradley Cooke has decided to leave the club for pastures new sinks in. It’s a day we always knew would happen but one that we liked to pretend would never arrive. However the following prose will be a celebration of our hero’s Colls career. Our former […]

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News: Hartley signs contract

Following on from yesterday’s news that midfielder Josh Messer has signed a contract with the club for the upcoming campaign, we are delighted to announce that goalkeeper Greg Hartley has followed suit. This is seen as a massive coup for the club and know that players and fans alike will be greatly encouraged by this […]

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News: Colls light up Wembley

Ahead of this weekend’s Emirates FA Cup Final, Wembley Stadium has lit up its iconic arch in the colours of all 737 teams to play in the competition this season, including Atherton Collieries. 737 teams from Step 6 of the National League system through to the Premier League took part in the 137th edition of […]

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News: Messer signs contract

Atherton Collieries are pleased to announce that midfielder Josh Messer has signed a contract with the club which will keep him at Alder House until the summer of 2019. The local midfielder who scored his first goal for the club in the recent League Cup triumph joins manager Michael Clegg in signing on the dotted […]

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Friendlies: Quartet lined up for summer tests

Atherton Collieries have confirmed their first pre-season friendlies with away trips to Daisy Hill. Charnock Richard and Cheshire League outfit Wythenshawe Town while they will also play host to  Southern League East side Chipstead. The first fixture pencilled in so far for Michael Clegg’s side is a friendly against Chipstead on Saturday 14th July at […]

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News: Michael Clegg agrees new deal

Atherton Collieries are proud to announce that manager Michael Clegg has reaffirmed his commitment to the club, and is set to sign a new two year deal to remain at the Kensite Stadium, Alder Street. Cleggy has lead the club and our supporters on an unthinkable journey over the last four seasons, winning a third […]

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Report: Colls 2-1 Coalville Town

Atherton Collieries clinched the Integro Cup at the first time of asking with a 2-1 victory against Evo-Stik League Premier Division side Coalville Town. Hosted at Alfreton Town’s Impact Arena, Colls took an early lead as Josh Messer, making his 150th appearance for the black and whites, nodded home his first goal in 5 years at the […]

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