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Reynolds says new boys have got Brig mentality

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds is pleased his new boys have bought into what he is trying to achieve at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

Matt Lawlor got Bamber Bridge's winner

Non-league round-up

Brig were victorious on the road in their opening NPL First Division North fixture, a 2-1 win at Radcliffe Borough.


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On you marks, gets set....for YOUR chance to join National Lottery-funded athletes including Olympic and Paralympic superstars taking part in #teamparkrun 5k events all over the UK on August 19.

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Neil Reynolds

Renno urges men to aim high this season

Neil Reynolds does not feel under any added pressure despite challenging his Bamber Bridge team to win the NPL First Division North title.


Have a Go at.... cue sports

Cue sports, also known as billiard sports, include snooker, pool or billiards.
Neil Reynolds

Brig look to lay down a marker against Dollies

Bamber Bridge can lay down a marker tomorrow when they take on Lancaster City at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.


Neymar who? Sir Stanley Matthews' first contract where he was paid £5 per week to be auctioned

Stanley Matthews’ first ever professional football contract which states he will earn £5 per week is to be auctioned off.

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Josh Heaton

Future of Brig defender Heaton still up in the air

Josh Heaton’s immediate footballing future is uncertain after his proposed move from Bamber Bridge to Darlington 1883 broke down last week.

Luis Reece

Leyland’s Luis back to haunt old club

Leyland’s Luis Reece left his mark on his former county with a T20 best unbeaten 97 from 55 balls as Derbyshire Falcons beat Lancashire Lightning by 35 runs in the NatWest Blast game at Derby.

Macauley Wilson

Brig assistant is tipping Wilson for bright future

Assistant boss Simon Wiles believes Bamber Bridge new boy Macauley Wilson can use the club as a springboard back into full-time football.

We're in charge . . . Leyland Golf Club volunteers on the 18th at Royal Birkdale

In land of Open glory at the 18th

The world’s top golfers won’t be the only familiar faces to TV viewers in Lancashire as the Open Championship reaches its climax this weekend.

The successful Jump UK trampolinists - back row; Amy Pickering, Megan Davies, Lucy Moores. Front row, Henry Barnes and Will Fothergill.

Trampolinists jump to national success

A Leyland gymnastics and trampoline club is jumping for joy after it secured three gold medals at the National Championships.

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Macauley Wilson signs a contract with Bamber Bridge flanked by club secretary George Helliwell and Frank Doyle

Renno throws down the gauntlet to his Brig men

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds has challenged his players to prove they are worthy of a squad place for the new season.

Megan Bradley, from Leyland, will take part in a Superhero Series.

Leyland ‘superhero’ Megan to push through the pain barrier to complete triathlon

A 13-year-old ‘superhero’ says she will push past the pain barrier to complete a special triathlon.

Terry Gornell (left) in action earlier in pre-season

Gornell is two-goal hero in derby battle

Bamber Bridge 0 Chorley 4

The Magpies came out on top in their derby friendly against neighbours Brig at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

Bamber Bridge's Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

Bamber Bridge’s First Division North fixtures revealed

Bamber Bridge will kick off the new NPL First Division North season at Radcliffe Borough on Saturday, August 12.

More than 2,400 athletes from more than 40 countries will compete in the UKs premier long-distance triathalon this weekend.
The Ironman will start with a wave as athletes begin their 2.4-mile swim taking in two laps of the lake at Pennington Flash Country Park in Leigh.

UK’s premier triathlon to come to town

More than 2,400 athletes from more than 40 countries will compete in the UK’s premier long-distance triathlon this weekend.

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Leyland Under-11s in action

Honours even for Warriors youngsters

Leyland Warriors’ U-13 side continued their recent good form against second-in-the-league Culcheth Eagles in a thriller of a drawn game at Moss Side.

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Brinscalls Sam MacLachlan

Brinscall pay for a succession of run-outs

Brinscall CC were the architects of their own downfall as they slipped to defeat at Cherry Tree.

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