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Brig must find the winning mind-set

Boss Neil Reynolds believes a change of mentality is needed if Bamber Bridge are to pull themselves out of their 
current malaise.

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Ben Wharton has departed Bamber Bridge

Brig boss wields the axe as striker Ben departs

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Reynolds has begun to wield the axe at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium as he looks to put his own stamp on the club.

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Neil Reynolds (photo: Stefan Willoghby)

Brig pay the penalty at Rammy

Neil Reynolds’ Bamber Bridge side went down to the only goal of the game in their NPL First Division North clash at Ramsbottom United.

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Michael Potts was a scorer in midweek

Renno’s boys ready for a Ram raid

Bamber Bridge make the trip to Ramsbottom United tomorrow, buoyed by a midweek cup victory.

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A 16-year-old rugby player Tom Carus from Leyland could have died after a freak accident on the pitch - but for a trauma doctor who saved his life.

Teenager to says ‘thanks’ to Wenger for sickbed message

A TEENAGER saved from death on the sports field was hoping to say a personal thank you to Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger today for playing a part in his miracle recovery.

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Action from Monday's game (photo: Tony North)

Old boy’s late strike sinks Brig

Bamber Bridge started the new year with a 3-2 defeat as old boy Louis Mayers popped up with a late winner for NPL First Division North leaders Lancaster City.

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Neil Reynolds (photo: Stefan Willoughby)

Renno demands big derby response

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Reynolds is set to ring the changes for this afternoon’s mouth-watering derby clash against Lancaster City at Giant Axe.

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Former footballer Paul Gascoigne. Picture by PA.

Former footballer Paul Gascoigne taken to hospital after 'fight' at hotel

Former football star Paul Gascoigne was taken to hospital after an alcohol-fuelled fight at a hotel, it has been reported.
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Regan Linney (photo: Stefan Willoughby)

Strike duo look the business for Brig

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Reynolds believes Regan Linney and Ben Wharton have the makings of being a potent strikeforce.

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PNE's Deepdale stadium

Turnover on rise for PNE

Preston North End saw turnover rise by more than £3 million on their return to the Championship.

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England wore poppies on their sleeves during the win against Scotland. (Photo: PA)

FA receives larger FIFA fine for poppy display than other countries do for 'homophobic chanting'

The football associations of the home nations have been fined by world governing body FIFA following last month's poppy row.
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Regan Linney got the winner for Brig

Brig back on track

Bamber Bridge 2 Hyde United 1

A resilient second-half performance from Bamber Bridge ensured they took their first NPL First Division North three points since mid-November in a hard-fought win over Hyde United,

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Neil Reynolds is the new manager of Bamber Bridge (photo: Ruth Hornby)

BIG INTERIEW: Brig boss Neil Reynolds

When Neil Reynolds is not living and breathing non-league football, the 39-year-old likes to watch his beloved Liverpool strut their stuff in the Premier League.

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Neil Reynolds is the new manager of Bamber Bridge (Photo: Stefan Willoughby)

Renno’s tribute to former boss Neil

Neil Reynolds admitted it was a bit of a weird feeling to find himself in the dugout at Colwyn Bay last Saturday as Bamber Bridge’s new manager.

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Neil Crowe

Ex-Bamber Bridge boss Neil gutted by departure

Neil Crowe revealed he was ‘gutted’ to relinquish his role as Bamber Bridge’s first-team manager.

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Regan Linney

Colwyn Bay 1, Bamber Bridge 1

A gutsy second half performance from Bamber Bridge ensured a share of the spoils at Colwyn Bay on Saturday, in an entertaining 1-1 draw.

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Neil Crowe

Crowe resigns as Brig manager

Bamber Bridge manager Neil Crowe has stepped down.

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Neil Crowe

Brig out to end bad run

The pressure is on Bamber Bridge this weekend as they look to find some form when they travel to face Colwyn Bay.

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Alistair Waddecar

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Crowe is looking to boost his squad after receiving some bad news about star winger Ally Waddecar.

Boss may boost squad after fresh Ally blow

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A Phil Doughty half-volley was over the bar

Visitors drew first Blood to sink Brig

Bamber Bridge 0 Droylsden 1

Brig suffered their seventh loss in eight games, as a fortunate Droylsden came away from the Sir Tom Finney Stadium with all three points in the NPL First Division North.

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