NCEL promotion races take latest twists

Knaresborough Town’s superb 3-0 beating of Toolstation NCEL Premier Division leaders Staveley Miners Welfare provided the latest twist in the top flight, while Winterton Rangers took control of the top spot in Division One. First half goals from Dan Thirkell, Rob Youhill and Luke Robinson secured a brilliant victory for Paul Stansfield’s men. In Division  read more→

Talisman Bromley instantly revives Railway’s hopes

Returning talisman Steve Bromley instantly breathed new life into Harrogate Railway’s battle to avoid finishing in the bottom two by scoring the opener in the massive 3-1 victory over Ollerton Town. Railway are now seven points adrift of third bottom Worsbrough Bridge with 14 Toolstation NCEL Division One games to play. The victory was Mick  read more→

Owen and Ward score as Nostell end winless run

Youngster Liam Owen and striker Calum Ward got the goals as Nostell Miners Welfare ended their five-match winless with a 2-0 home win over Harrogate Railway. Owen, the former Ossett Town starlet, broke the deadlock in the first half of the only Toolstation NCEL Division One clash in ‘Town’. Railway’s chances had earlier been weakened  read more→

Stewart’s double helps Church close the gap on leaders Staveley

Luke Stewart scored twice as Penistone Church took advantage of leaders Staveley Miners Welfare’s surprise slip-up by closing the gap to three points with the 3-1 win over Bottesford Town. But Staveley, who lost at Barton still have three Toolstation NCEL Premier Division games-in-hand and remain in the driving seat for the title. Ian Richards’  read more→

Selby are the new leaders, but win highlights need for reform

Selby Town 11-2 East Hull Casey Stewart got four, Liam Flanagan moved closer to 100 with a hat-trick, Josh Walker provided a brace and there were singles from Josh Rogerson and Sam Cable as Selby Town flew to the top of the Toolstation NCEL Division One table. There was no Danny Frost, not that Selby  read more→

Campion pick up crucial win at fallen leaders Winterton

Two late goals earned Campion a crucial 3-1 victory at fallen leaders Winterton Rangers. The massive win sent Selby Town to the top of the Toolstation NCEL Division One table, but for fifth-placed Campion it maintains their bid for a top four place. Aidan Kirby fired Campion ahead after the break, a goal that was  read more→

Logan scores winner for Brid as promotion race takes latest twist

Billy Logan completed Bridlington Town’s second half turnaround as Brett Agnew’s men provided the latest twist in the pulsating race for promotion in the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division. Logan and Matt Broadley overturned a half-time deficit to earn Brid a 2-1 victory over top rivals Yorkshire Amateur. The Ammers had taken an early lead, in  read more→

Thackley dent Hemsworth’s promotion hopes

Jack Normanton’s last gasp goal helped Thackley dent Hemsworth Miners Welfare’s promotion bid in the 4-3 victory for Paddy McGuire’s men. Dan Broadbent and Albert Ibrahimi (2) were also on the score-sheet for Thackley, who conceded goals from Rikki Paylor, Nash Connolly and Steven Jeff. Normanton’s goal made it 4-2, with Jeff scoring 60 seconds  read more→

Field of Division One promotion candidates narrows

The field of contenders in the race for promotion has narrowed in Toolstation NCEL Division One after several big wins. Leaders Winterton Rangers, Selby Town, title favourites Skegness Town, North Ferriby and Campion are definitely going to be in it right to the wire. Outside the top five, only Hallam appear to be able to  read more→

Ammers move into promotion places

Yorkshire Amateur moved into the Toolstation NCEL Premier Division promotion places after winning 3-1 at Handsworth. Gibraltar International Adam Priestley opened the scoring early on and second half strikes from Roy Fogarty and Steve Crawford secured Ammers their win. On loan Chesterfield youngster Luke Rawson scored a late consolation for Handsworth. Selby Town are now  read more→