Perks gets four as Welfare storm into promotion spots

Unstoppable Nathan Perks got four as Glasshoughton Welfare stormed into the Toolstation NCEL Division One promotion after becoming the latest team to batter winless East Hull in an 8-2 victory. Mark Ferguson (2), Ryan Hallsworth and Daniel Youel also scored for Glasshoughton, whose seven straight victories have lifted them from the bottom to the fourth-place  read more→

Stewart returns as Selby bounce back in style

Carl Stewart made a surprise return for injury and suspension-hit Selby Town who got their Toolstation NCEL Division One promotion bid back on the road with a 4-0 win at Armthorpe Welfare. Charlie Clamp, Liam Flanagan, Jon-Paul Vass and Casey Stewart ended Armthorpe’s four match-winning run and propel Selby up to sixth. The Robins produced  read more→

Super-sub Bowkett fires Armthorpe into top four race

Josh Bowkett came off the bench to grab an injury time winner as Armthorpe Welfare came from a goal down to beat Dronfield Town 2-1 and move to the cusp of the Toolstation NCEL Division One top four. The victory is their fourth on the spin. Three minutes into the second half, Dronfield took the  read more→

Maltby inflict first league defeat on Marshall

Garforth Town 2-4 Maltby Main Louis Axcell’s Maltby Main inflicted a first Toolstation NCEL Premier Division defeat on new Garforth Town manager Paul Marshall. Three first half goals from Jonathan Hill, Sam Forster and Rory Coleman set Maltby on their way. Sean Hunter’s double sparked a Garforth comeback, but any hopes of claiming a dramatic  read more→

Santos screamer lights up post-Benn era

Sidney Santos ensured the post-Wayne Benn era at Hemsworth Miners Welfare began with a bang after his injury-time long range screamer earned them a 2-1 win over Liversedge. The winner sparked euphoric scenes and secured a winning start for caretaker bosses Luke Danville and Steven Jeff. Hemsworth had to come from behind as Ollie Fearon  read more→

Greaves at double as Ossett boss Benn enjoys dream start

Red hot Tom Greaves got a double as Wayne Benn enjoyed a dream start to his Ossett United reign with a 3-2 win over Prescot Cables at Ingfield. The victory, Ossett’s second BetVictor North West success of the campaign, moves them further away from bottom-side Pickering Town who were trounced 8-1 at Trafford. Benn certainly  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→

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→