Benn leaves Hemsworth for Ossett

Wayne Benn has stood down at Hemsworth Miners Welfare after seven historic seasons to become the new manager of Ossett United. Benn has overseen unprecedented success at Hemsworth after leading them from the bottom of the Toolstation NCEL Division One to being contenders for a place in the BetVictor North West. Luke Danville and Steven  read more→

Hunter gets treble in Garforth’s day in sun

Sean Hunter took home the match-ball as the Paul Marshall-effect refuses to rub off at Garforth Town after a sensational 6-1 victory over ten-man Thackley. Under Marshall, Garforth have picked up 16 Toolstation NCEL Premier Division points out of a possible 18 and they are now even in contention for a potential promotion push. Garforth  read more→

Lancaster is Railway’s hero

Fraser Lancaster was Harrogate Railway’s hero as his header in the 3-2 win over Brigg Town at Station View ended a run of eight Toolstation NCEL Division One straight defeats. Luck has deserted Railway recently, with a combination of poor performances and bad refereeing to blame for results. It was far from plain-sailing for Des  read more→

Ruthless Ruthven gets four in Steels’ fine win

Ruthless Scott Ruthven scored four times as Stocksbridge Park Steels impressively won 5-2 at fellow high-flyers Ilkeston FC. It was a spectacular victory for the Steels, whose star striker Danny Frost must be wondering if he will get back into the side when he’s back from injury, after his team-mates completed such a rout. Chris  read more→

Hunter named Welfare assistant

Club favourite Gaz Hunter has been named as the new assistant manager of Glasshoughton Welfare. Hunter, who is out with a long-term injury, returns from Worsbrough to fill a vacancy that was created when Richard Tracey became the manager of Emley AFC in May. Hunter has had two playing spells with Glasshoughton. He originally joined  read more→

Garforth’s potential lured Marshall off golf course

The potential of Garforth Town persuaded Paul Marshall to leave the golf course and move back into the dugout. The former Harrogate Railway and Tadcaster Albion manager replaced Rob Hunter last month and has enjoyed a stunning start to his reign with four wins and a draw in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. He was  read more→

Outstanding Nostell defeat title favourites Skegness

Outstanding Nostell Miners Welfare bounced back in style to beat title favourites Skegness Town 4-2 at Crofton Community Centre. Jason Dodsworth and Simon Houghton’s men had to recover from a poor start as a Liam Parker put the Toolstation NCEL Division One leaders ahead in the ninth minute. But Calum Ward equalised and after the  read more→

Garforth were hanging on at end, admits Marshall

Paul Marshall admitted that Garforth Town were fortunate to beat Bottesford Town in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division clash. Garforth held in a very nervy final ten minutes to win 2-1 after spending almost the entire second half in their own half. Marshall, in his first home game in charge, had led 2-0 at the  read more→

Coupland and Turner secure Garforth their latest win

Garforth Town 2-1 Bottesford Town Paul Marshall remains unbeaten in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division at Garforth Town after his side hung on to beat Bottesford Town in his first home game in charge. Dan Coupland and Lee Turner had given the Miners a comfortable lead, but Kieran McCaffey’s header with 20 minutes to go  read more→

Debacle as Ferriby game abandoned in 92nd minute

Victory was snatched out of the hands of North Ferriby as their trip to Ollerton Town turned into a debacle as the Toolstation NCEL Division One clash was abandoned in the 92nd minute. Ferriby were leading 3-1 when the floodlights went out, bringing an end to proceedings. The result will surely stand as 90 minutes  read more→