Marshall: Stop reprieving clubs

Tadcaster boss Paul Marshall believes the FA need to stop reprieving clubs

Tadcaster Albion manager Paul Marshall wants to see a play-off between the reprieved clubs in the Evo Stik League and the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division runners-up. Tividale have failed their ground grading for the Evo Stik Division One South and are set to be relegated, pending an appeal. Brigg Town, Norton United and Rainworth Miners  read more→

Top four is a great achievement – Newell

Cleethorpes Town manager Marcus Newell (left) believes finishing in the top four is fantastic achievement

Marcus Newell believes a top four finish for Cleethorpes Town is a “fantastic” achievement. League Cup finalists Cleethorpes are assured of a place in the top four and they can still nick the runners-up spot from under the noses of Worksop Town and Tadcaster Albion. That is provided results go their way. Cleethorpes host Tadcaster tomorrow  read more→

Aquaforce bid to close in on title

Lee Morris returns from suspension to boost Shaw Lane Aquaforce

Shaw Lane Aquaforce can move two points away from the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division title if they beat Nostell Miners Welfare. That’s providing Tadcaster Albion win at Cleethorpes Town though. If Tadcaster drop points then a win tomorrow and a draw in their final two games will be sufficient for Shaw Lane to book their  read more→

Planning for a bright future at Bridge

Planning for the future: Worsbrough Bridge chairman Jonathan Cotterill-Bolsover

Ask Jonathan Cotterill-Bolsover what he wants to see at Worsbrough Bridge in the future and the answer is simple. The new Worsbrough chairman is determined to see his club become a focal point of the community and the plan is to see hundreds of people of all ages using the facilities each week. Not just  read more→

Cleethorpes storm into League Cup final

Marc Cooper scored twice for Cleethorpes

Cleethorpes Town tore Tadcaster Albion apart in the first half of the Toolstation NCEL League Cup semi-finals and duly left West Yorkshire with a 4-1 victory. Marcus Newell’s men will play Handsworth Parramore in the final on the May Bank Holiday Monday at Staveley Miners Welfare. Tadcaster’s defence could not cope with Cleethorpe’s deadly duo  read more→

Team spirit has driven us on – Parry

Pontefract Collieries goalkeeper Craig Parry

Craig Parry believes team spirit has played a key role in Pontefract Collieries’ promotion to the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. Pontefract secured a top two spot with the 7-0 win at Lincoln Moorlands Railway – their eighth win out of nine difficult fixtures. The run started after they lost top spot following the 1-0 defeat  read more→

Clipstone are up after Bridge win

Jamie Smith scored and provided two assists as Clipstone secured promotion

Clipstone will join Pontefract Collieries in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division next season after winning promotion on Tuesday night. Clipstone scored three second half goals to secure promotion and a 3-0 win at Worsbrough Bridge. The Mansfield-based side are now in the driving seat for the Division One title as they have a game in  read more→

Duffield’s men reach League Cup final

Julian Lawrence put Handsworth in front

Handsworth Parramore will play either Tadcaster Albion or Cleethorpes Town in the Toolstation NCEL League Cup final next month. Handsworth beat Rudy Funk’s AFC Mansfield 2-1 last night at the Forest Town Stadium to book their place in the final which takes place on Bank Holiday Monday at Staveley. Julian Lawrence headed Handsworth ahead on  read more→

Yorkshire NCEL Div One Team of the Year


It has been a brilliant season for a few of our Yorkshire clubs in Division One of the Toolstation Northern Counties East League. Pontefract Collieries have been the heroes for Yorkshire with their promotion-winning campaign. But, the efforts of AFC Emley and Hemsworth Miners Welfare have been magnificent. Hemsworth have been the surprise package with  read more→

Tadcaster take control of second place

Liam Ormsby scored two penalties for Tadcaster Albion

Tadcaster Albion have control of second spot in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division table after beating a young Staveley Miners Welfare side 5-0. Worksop Town can claim it back if they beat Barton Town Old Boys tonight – a must-win game that Worksop have take three points from to keep their title hopes alive. But,  read more→