Special admission offers this Christmas

A few clubs are encouraging supporters to attend their festive fixtures by offering special offers

Clubs are encouraging supporters to turn out in droves over Christmas with a series of initiatives. Ossett Town are offering a reduced admission price for the Boxing Day derby clash with Ossett Albion in the Evo Stik Division One North. Spectators can enter the 4G Voice and Data Stadium for £5. Concessions are £2.50. Ossett  read more→

New shareholder announced at Avenue

Bradford (Park Avenue) have a new majority shareholder after Bob Blackburn stepped down

Bob Blackburn’s reign at Bradford (Park Avenue) is over after businessman Gareth Roberts was announced as their new majority shareholder – subject to passing the FA’s fit and proper person test. Mr Roberts, originally from Holme Wood, is the non-executive chairman of Pedro Harvester and he will be issuing a statement in due course. Mr  read more→

Farsley maintain heat on play-offs rivals

Aiden Savory scored the winner for Farsley AFC in their 2-1 win over Droylsden

Farsley AFC kept the heat on the Evo Stik Division One North top five with a 2-1 victory over fellow play-offs chasers Droylsden. Farsley are sixth, a point off the play-offs, heading into the festive fixtures with two games in hand of fifth-placed Scarborough Athletic. Although they had to come from behind to put old  read more→

The winning run goes on for Rail

Harrogate Railway celebrate Matt Heath's goal. Photo: Caught Light Photography

Harrogate Railway stretched their winning run to eight games with a 4-1 win at Brighouse Town after an inspired second half performance in the Evo Stik Division One North. The weather conditions was challenging for both sides and Railway goalkeeper Tom Goodwin was needed to make a couple of good saves. Brighouse broke the deadlock  read more→

Albion give play-offs hopefuls a fright

Connor Bower was on the scoresheet again for Ossett Albion. Photo: Adam Hirst

Ossett Albion gave one of their best performances of the season and were unlucky not to win after hitting the woodwork twice in the 1-1 home draw with Spennymoor Town. Both sides opened the game on the front foot but the home side, with Conner Bower causing several problems, took the lead on 33 minutes  read more→

Ammers topple leaders Emley again

Yorkshire Amateur striker Craig Heard holds the ball up as Sam Jerome holds onto him

Yorkshire Amateur completed the double over leaders AFC Emley, but the defeat won’t dampen Darren Hepworth’s festive celebrations too much because his side will still be a top at Christmas. Two late goals secured ever-improving Ammers a deserved 3-1 win at the Welfare Ground after a subdued Emley missed a penalty and threw away an  read more→

Max is back at AFC Emley

Max Leonard is back playing for AFC Emley

Talented midfielder Max Leonard is back playing for AFC Emley and pledged his immediate future to Darren Hepworth’s side. Leonard was a key player for leaders Emley in the opening two months of the Toolstation NCEL Division One and his form earned him a move to Frickley Athletic. However, he has chosen to return to  read more→

Railway fans can dare to dream – Miller

Harrogate Railway manager Billy Miller and his assistant Lee Ashforth (right) are not contemplating an assault on the play-offs just yet

Harrogate Railway supporters are entitled to dare to dream after seven consecutive victories in all competitions, according to Billy Miller. Railway, who visit Brighouse Town tomorrow, have shot up to the Evo Stik Division One North table and lie on the outskirts of the play-offs. Miller, whose side have scored in every game this season,  read more→

Shaw Lane “happy” going into New Year

Craig Elliott says Shaw Lane Aqauforce have to be happy going into the New Year

Craig Elliott believes Shaw Lane Aquaforce have to be “happy” going into the New Year. Aquaforce are on cloud nine following the spectacular 3-2 win over favourites Shildon in the FA Vase third round on Wednesday night at Oakwell. Shaw Lane are third in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division table – seven points behind leaders  read more→

Nicholas: Oyebanji is on fire

Sinmi Oyebanji is on fire, according to Garforth Town manager Graham Nicholas

Garforth Town manager Graham Nicholas has praised winger Sinmi Oyebanji for his excellent recent form. Oyebanji has scored four times in three games and has cemented his place as a fans’ favourite at Wheatley Park. Nicholas said: “He’s been brilliant. “He’s on fire, the lad. He’s getting in good positions and he’s full of confidence.  read more→