May decision for Garforth boss’ future

Graham Nicholas' future as Garforth Town is expected to be resolved in the middle of May

Graham Nicholas’ future as Garforth Town manager is unlikely to be resolved until the middle of May. Nicholas and the club are letting the dust settle on their Toolstation NCEL Premier Division campaign – which ended at Athersley on Saturday – before making decisions on next season. The club’s presentation night is taking place on  read more→

Kelsey heads Lane closer to title


There was pandemonium at Shaw Lane Aquaforce last night when Shane Kelsey scored an 85th minute winning header to move the league leaders to within six points of the title. The experienced striker struck to earn his side a dramatic 2-1 victory over Albion Sports in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. It was a big  read more→

Abandoned game result to stand

Knaresborough Town will not have to face Winterton again.

Knaresborough Town will not have to play their abandoned Toolstation NCEL Division One clash with Winterton Rangers again. Winterton were leading 2-1 when referee Robert Woodburn bizarrely brought a halt to proceedings two minutes into second half stoppage time after a mass brawl broke out. At the time, Knaresborough manager Brian Davey described the decision  read more→

Ossett pull off win at Warrington

Adam Muller scored in Ossett Albion's 3-0 win at Warrington Town. Picture: Adam Hirst

Ossett Albion pulled off a brilliant 3-0 win at Doodson Sports Cup finalists Warrington in their penultimate Evo Stik Division One North game of the season. Warrington started the better of the two sides and dominated proceedings for the first 20 minutes going close on a couple of occasions. After weathering this early storm though  read more→

Leeds Legends honour Ormsby


Former Leeds United players came out in force to raise funds for Brendan Ormsby and two charities. Ormsby suffered a stroke in December 2013 and money raised will go to the Stroke Association, Speakability and Brendan’s care. The match, between a Leeds X! and a side put together by current Plymouth manager John Sheridan, finished  read more→

Phillips pledges future to Barton

Scott Phillips has pledged his future to Barton Town Old Boys. Picture: Steve Hope

Barton Town Old Boys hit-man Scott Phillips has expressed his delight to be staying at the club for next season. The Toolstation NCEL Premier Division top goal-scorer pledged his future to Dave Anderson’s men this afternoon, despite continued interest from other clubs. Despite being constantly being linked with moves to bigger sides, notably Tadcaster Albion  read more→

Handley pleased to repay volunteers

Nick Handley is delighted to have repaid the volunteers at Pontefract Collieries with promotion to the NCEL Premier Division

Nick Handley admits winning promotion has been a chance for himself and Duncan Bray to give something back to the volunteers at Pontefract Collieries. Pontefract are in pole position to win the Toolstation NCEL Division One title, but the first job was completed when a top two spot was secured with the 7-0 demolition of  read more→

Farquharson earns point for Rail

Northwich go up in smoke after Malachi Farquharson puts Harrogate Railway ahead. Picture: Caught Light Photography

Malachi Farquharson’s injury-time goal earned Harrogate Railway a 2-2 draw at promotion-chasing Northwich Victoria in the Evo Stik Division One North. In a first half of few chances, Railway’s Dan Thirkell had a goal ruled out for a foul. Farquharson put Railway ahead on 55 minutes with a header. But, Northwich hit back with Abu  read more→

Taylor wins young player award

Farsley AFC goalkeeper Tom Taylor won the young player of the year for the Evo Stik Division One North last night

Farsley AFC goalkeeper Tom Taylor was the only Yorkshire recipient of an award at the Evo Stik NPL Players of the Year awards last night. Taylor scooped the Division One North young player of the year award on a quiet night for the region at the Holiday Inn in Barnsley. There was one other another  read more→

Stocksbridge stung by late goal

Stocksbridge celebrate Ryan Laight's goal at Spalding. Picture:

A late goal denied Stocksbridge Park Steels an impressive win in the 1-1 draw at high-flying Evo Stik Division One South side Spalding United. It was a good point still though for the Steels considering that a traffic jam on the A1 caused Chris Hilton’s men to be late. The result leaves Spalding needing two  read more→