Morris thrilled to have Oldham back ‘home’

Toolstation NCEL Division One Quality left-sided player Rob Oldham is back ‘home’ at Worsbrough Bridge after leaving Glasshoughton Welfare. Oldham returns to Park Road a year after departing for Castleford. Oldham, a former Pontefract Collieries player, has been a target for Worsbrough for some weeks, but Lee Morris was unable to make a move for  read more→

Title winning captain Yates back at Wells

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Title-winning captain Jason Yates has returned to Hemsworth Miners Welfare after two years away. Yates was the skipper of the Hemsworth side that cantered to the Division One championship in 2016. The midfielder was influential in a side that is rated as one of the club’s greatest ever. After leaving in  read more→

Agnew named as Bridlington boss

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Brett Agnew has been named as the new manager of Bridlington Town after a successful period as their interim boss. Agnew won three and drew one of his matches following the departure of Curtis Woodhouse. His first game as the permanent boss is at Penistone Church tonight. Chairman Peter Smurthwaite said”  read more→

Emmett signs for Worsbrough

Toolstation NCEL Division One Goal-scoring midfielder Ash Emmett has signed for Worsbrough Bridge as he bids to return to full-fitness. Bridge manager Lee Morris has described the signing as “exciting” and said it again shows how much progress his club have made by the fact someone of Emmett’s quality wants to sign for them. Emmett  read more→

Captain marvel Beaston hits game 100

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Captain marvel James Beaston’s 100th appearance for Garforth Town was celebrated prior to the brilliant 3-0 win over Penistone Church. Beaston received a memento to commemorate the landmark from the club’s directors Brian Close and Craig Bannister. Beaston’s arrival at Garforth in 2016 was described as a potential marriage made in  read more→

Houghton thrilled with Nostell’s win

Toolstation NCEL Division One Simon Houghton admitted the final score of 3-0 did not reflect Nostell Miners Welfare’s dominance in the victory at fellow high-flyers Worsbrough Bridge. Goals from Kai Hancock, Jack Owen and debutant Joe Wood secured the points for Nostell, whose new goalkeeper Jordan Greaves had relatively little to do. Houghton, who said  read more→

Dawson replaces Fox at Parkgate

Toolstation NCEL Division One Andy Dawson is the new manager of Parkgate as Billy Fox has stood down after nearly a year in charge. Dawson and his assistant Lee Whitehead take the helm of a Parkgate side who find themselves second bottom after picking up one point from their opening six matches. Former Staveley Miners  read more→

Simpson makes fourth Garforth return

Toolstation NCEL Premier Division Prodigal son and all-time great Mark Simpson has returned to Garforth Town for a fourth spell with the East Leeds club. Simpson has left Worksop Town to rejoin the Miners, just a few months after leaving Garforth to move to the Tigers. Simpson is Garforth’s record goal-scorer. He wrote his name  read more→

Greaves dual-registers with Nostell

Toolstation NCEL Division One Nostell Miners Welfare have solved their goalkeeping crisis by dual-registering young Stocksbridge Park Steels stopper Jordan Greaves. Greaves is set to make his Welfare bow when Jason Dodsworth and Simon Houghton’s men face Worsbrough Bridge on Saturday. The managerial duo were forced to look for a new goalkeeper as Gary Stevens  read more→

Great Avenue sides to face each other

Two of Bradford (Park Avenue)’s greatest teams are set to face each other during a charity day on Sunday in aid of Marie Curie Hospice and the club’s community trust. Andy Watmuff will lead a team from the 1990/91 North West Counties Division promotion-winning and West Riding County Cup winning squad. Current Hemsworth Miners Welfare  read more→