New Signing: Elliott Wynne

Atherton Collieries are proud to announce the latest addition to our ranks as our pre-season preparations continue. We would like to welcome goalkeeper Elliott Wynne to the Black & Whites, who joins from Farsley Celtic. Joining to provide competition between the sticks for Danny Taberner, Elliott joins following two seasons in the Conference North, playing […]

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Ground Update

Following a busy few months off the pitch, we would like to take some time to provide an update for our fans & volunteers on the ground work and improvements we have made during this break from sporting action. With thanks to over 100 donors to our successful crowdfunding campaign, the club have been able […]

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Snapshot: New Beginnings

The country famously went for a new beginning in 1971 when decimilisation was introduced on 15 February. The Colls committee had also decided on a new start which although not as seismic as the overhauling of the money system was more than likely out of their comfort zone. At the end of the 1970/71 campaign […]

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Snapshot: Over to you Mr Groundsman!

It wouldn’t be an ‘Emporer’s new clothes’ moment to suggest our pitch is at times high maintenance. I would say the natural sod is the same as it was when, according to legend, the pitch was turned round all them decades ago. Our subconscious long term ambition is to have a fancy dancy hybrid surface […]

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