Match Reports

January 2019

LEADERS BEATEN IN BRUISING BATTLE Leek Town 2 - 1 Radcliffe FC By Stevie R,

A pulsating and full-blooded game saw Blues beat league leaders Radcliffe 2-1 at Harrison Park.

REPORT | Widnes 2-2 Colwyn Bay Widnes 2 - 2 Colwyn Bay By Callum Chadwick,

Lomax rescues a point with dramatic equaliser

FRUSTRATION CONTINUES Lincoln United 0 - 1 Ossett United By Lincoln United,

After a week working hard to bring in one or two new faces which ultimately proved fruitless, manager Sam Wilkinson urged his current squad to give everything to bring about a much-needed win.

Daniels Close in on Play-Offs Carlton Town 0 - 4 Stamford By Richard Curtis,

Stamford stormed to their biggest away win of the season with a crushing 4-0 success at Carlton Town on Saturday.

Frickley 1 Pickering 1 Frickley Athletic 1 - 1 Pickering Town By Michael Johnson,

All square again versus Pickering

Point Off The League Leaders Farsley Celtic 1 - 1 Grantham Town By Simon Hayes,

Grantham earned a point at the Throstle's Nest

Belper blow two-goal lead and lose again Pontefract Collieries 4 - 2 Belper Town By David Laughlin,

Belper led by two goals to nil at half-time but fell apart in the second half, writes Richard Phelps.

Last Gasp Donnelly Strike Secures United Draw Newcastle Town 1 - 1 Skelmersdale United By Simon Driscoll,

Newcastle Town 1 Skelmersdale United 1

Buxton 0-3 Marine Buxton 0 - 3 Marine By Dave McMillan,

Mariners continue run at Silverlands...

CARLTON TOWN 0-4 STAMFORD - MATCH REPORT Carlton Town 0 - 4 Stamford By Alan Murphy,

Carlton Town’s miserable home record continued as they were hammered 4-0 by Stamford.

Albion secure rare home league win Witton Albion 1 - 0 Matlock Town By Phil Chadwick,

Match Report kindly supplied by: Andrew Simpson, Senior Sports Writer, Mid-Cheshire Guardian series -

Tulips Pointless Run Stretches To Four Games Sheffield FC 2 - 1 Spalding United By Non-League Webmeister,

The relegation dogfight continues for Matt Easton and his troops after a 2-1 defeat near the Steel City...

Radcliffe Bruised By Leek Leek Town 2 - 1 Radcliffe FC By Matthew Jones,

"Its a difficult place to come, its hostile they're over the moon you can see it with the reaction after the game, jumping around singing like they've won the league and as I said to the players. It shows how much it means to teams to beat you."

MATCH ABANDONED Droylsden - Glossop North End By Chris Haughton,

"Seen the lights go out Manchester"

Tadcaster Albion 1 Cleethorpes Town 1 Tadcaster Albion 1 - 1 Cleethorpes Town By David Simpson,


Reds on the Rise at Kidsgrove Kidsgrove Athletic 0 - 1 Colne By Dave Priestley,

Colne’s first ever visit to Kidsgrove Athletic yielded a valuable three points in a hard fought game on Saturday.

Reds flatter to deceive Gainsborough Trinity 4 - 1 Workington By Paul Armstrong,

Workington’s relegation worries intensified with another heavy defeat and, on the evidence of this showing, they could be playing Step 4 football next season.

Bamber Bridge 5 -2 Hyde United Bamber Bridge 5 - 2 Hyde United By Ruth Hornby,

Five Star Brig Beat Hyde.

Report: Farsley Celtic 1-1 Grantham Town Farsley Celtic 1 - 1 Grantham Town By Mark Rawlinson,

Farsley Celtic climbed to the top of the Evo-Stik Premier Division table after sharing the points with Grantham Town.

Unbeaten run ends in Manchester Trafford 3 - 0 Chasetown By Paul Mullins,

Chasetown's recent unbeaten run came to an end with two of the three goals tinged with controversy.

REPORT | Lumsden Ends Albion’s Goal Drought In Owls Draw Tadcaster Albion 1 - 1 Cleethorpes Town By Jay Taylor,

Tadcaster Albion’s first home game of 2019 ended honours even against Cleethorpes Town, but frustration was still prevalent.

BOTT ON THE SPOT AS BLUES CLAIM A POINT Ramsbottom United 1 - 1 Leek Town By Stevie R,

Blues claimed a point from their first ever trip to Ramsbottom United in a 1-1 draw.

BLUES BREAK BARREN NEW YEARS DAY RUN Leek Town 4 - 1 Newcastle Town By Stevie R,

Blues ended a 25-year wait to record a win on New Years Day with a 4-1 victory over Newcastle Town.

Blues show character Colwyn Bay 1 - 1 Clitheroe By Peter Ryan,

By Chris Musson

PENALTY MISS PROVES COSTLY Stamford 2 - 0 Lincoln United By Lincoln United,

It’s now no win in seven for the Whites and despite a close first half between the two sides home team Stamford came out on top in the end.

Bridge Comeback Bamber Bridge 3 - 1 Grantham Town By Simon Hayes,

Despite a good start to the game, the Gingerbreads ended up well beaten at Bamber Bridge.

Daniels Keep Momentum Stamford 2 - 0 Lincoln United By Richard Curtis,

A quick-fire second half goal double boosted Stamford's play-off hopes at the expense of their promotion rivals following a 2-0 home success over Lincoln United on Saturday.

Skem Stunned By Terrific Trafford Skelmersdale United 1 - 6 Trafford By Simon Driscoll,

Skelmersdale United 1 Trafford 6

MDTFC Share The Points With Prescot Cables In 8 Goals Thriller Market Drayton Town 4 - 4 Prescot Cables By Cliff Taylor,

A Late Equaliser From Charles 'The Goals' Knowles Secures The Point

North Ferriby United 0-2 Marine North Ferriby United 0 - 2 Marine By Dave McMillan,

Mariners make it three from four...

Morpeth Town 1 Frickley 2 Morpeth Town 1 - 2 Frickley Athletic By Michael Johnson,

The Blues are angels of the north...

Back to the Top Radcliffe FC 4 - 0 Newcastle Town By Matthew Jones,

A Ben Wharton Double and goals from Sam Billington & Louis Myers give boro maximum points in title race.

Cleethorpes Town 4 Pontefract Collieries 2 Cleethorpes Town 4 - 2 Pontefract Collieries By David Simpson,


Injury and resignation cloud result Stafford Rangers 1 - 1 Workington By Paul Armstrong,

Even by Workington standards, this was a bizarre day leaving directors, players and supporters angry and frustrated by such dramatic circumstance.

Brighouse show how it’s done Belper Town 1 - 3 Brighouse Town By David Laughlin,

Belper played well but Brighouse were the better side, as they recorded a convincing 1-3 away victory, writes Richard Phelps.

PICKERING TOWN 0-2 CARLTON TOWN - MATCH REPORT Pickering Town 0 - 2 Carlton Town By Alan Murphy,

Goals from Tyler Blake and Henry Rollinson helped Carlton Town to a vital 2-0 win at fellow strugglers Pickering Town this afternoon.

Bamber Bridge 3 - 1 Grantham Town Bamber Bridge 3 - 1 Grantham Town By Ruth Hornby,

It's a game of two halves as Brig bag the points against Grantham Town.

Scholars end home win hoodoo Chasetown 1 - 0 Droylsden By Paul Mullins,

Chasetown ended a dismal home league run with their first home league win of the season completing the double over Droylsden.

Report: Farsley Celtic 3-3 Warrington Town Farsley Celtic 3 - 3 Warrington Town By Thomas Ritchie,

Farsley Celtic extended their unbeaten league run to 14 games following a 3-3 draw with Warrington Town.

REPORT | Bulls Hold On To Frustrate Brewers AFC Mansfield 0 - 0 Tadcaster Albion By Jay Taylor,

Tadcaster Albion failed to find the net for a third consecutive match after playing out a goalless draw at AFC Mansfield.

CARLTON TOWN 2-3 LOUGHBOROUGH DYNAMO - MATCH REPORT Carlton Town 2 - 3 Loughborough Dynamo By Alan Murphy,

Carlton Town’s relegation worries deepened as they surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 at home to Loughborough Dynamo.

Late Goal Denies Daniels Stamford 1 - 1 Pontefract Collieries By Richard Curtis,

A 90th minute equaliser denied the Daniels a third successive league victory after the spoils were shared in a 1-1 home New Year’s Day draw with Pontefract Collieries.

REPORT | Market Drayton Town 0-2 Widnes Market Drayton Town 0 - 2 Widnes By Callum Chadwick,

Widnes kick-off 2019 with three points

HAT-TRICK IN FIVE MINUTES SINKS THE WHITES Lincoln United 1 - 3 AFC Mansfield By Lincoln United,

A superb Andy Hutchinson strike from 25yards in the third minute gave the Whites the lead and raised hopes that a first win in six was looking on the cards.

New Year cheer for The Gingerbreads Grantham Town 2 - 1 Basford United By Simon Hayes,

There was New Year cheer at The Meres for Grantham Town who started 2019 with an odd goal in three victory

Third Consecutive Defeats Brings Little Festive Cheer To Tulipsville Spalding United 1 - 2 Wisbech Town By Non-League Webmeister,

Not much to report in the way of excitement for home fans, lowly Wisbech Town coming out on top in the New Year's Day derby...

Marine 3-1 Lancaster City Marine 3 - 1 Lancaster City By Dave McMillan,

Edge hits right chord for Mariners on New Year's Day...

Gingerbreads Win in Mickleover Mickleover Sports 1 - 3 Grantham Town By Simon Hayes,

In atrocious conditions in Derbyshire, the Gingerbreads showed character and desire to come home with all three points

Early Goal Costs Gingerbreads Grantham Town 0 - 1 Stalybridge Celtic By Simon Hayes,

Grantham Town's Christmas hangover came somewhat early with a narrow defeat at The Meres on Saturday

Warrington Town 2 - 0 Bamber Bridge (01/01/19) Warrington Town 2 - 0 Bamber Bridge By Ruth Hornby,

Alan Bateson reports from Brig's New Year's Day in Cheshire

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