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Brig boss urges his men to keep the faith

Neil Reynolds insists morale is not low among the Bamber Bridge squad despite suffering their third defeat in five games on Tuesday night.

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Matt Lawlor in action against Colne'Photo: Ruth Hornby

Bamber Bridge face battle for home advantage in play-offs

Bamber Bridge face a likely play-off dress rehearsal this evening when they travel to Volair Park to take on Prescot Cables.

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Brig's Jamie Milligan

Non-league round-up

Jamie Milligan’s penalty kick in the dying minutes saw Bamber Bridge get out of jail and earn an NPL First Division North point in a 1-1 draw at Colne.

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Lisa Whiteside

Chorley-born boxer Lisa Whiteside wins boxing gold medal at Commonwealth Games

Lisa Whiteside is the Commonwealth Games champion after she defeated Northern Ireland’s Carly McNaul in the flyweight final on the Gold Coast.

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Holly Bradshaw

Pole vaulter Holly Bradshaw finishes fourth in Commonwealth Games

A maiden Commonwealth Games medal just eluded Holly Bradshaw on Friday but the Preston pole-vaulter insists there is plenty more to come from her this summer.
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Lisa Whiteside

Preston boxer Lisa Whiteside wins semi-final and will fight for Commonwealth Games gold

Lisa Whiteside may force the great Barry McGuigan to switch allegiances on Sunday as the Preston puncher goes for Commonwealth Games gold in Australia.
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Alistair Waddecar (photo: Ruth Hornby)

Brig looking to cement place in the play-offs

Neil Reynolds hailed his Bamber Bridge team’s strength of character after ending a two-match losing run on Tuesday night.

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Danny Forbes has an attempt on goal against Kendal

Play with a smile, says Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds

Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds has urged his men to play with a smile on their face when they host derby rivals Clitheroe this evening.

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Brad Carsley

Kendal Town 3 Bamber Bridge 2

Bamber Bridge’s recent poor run of results continued on Saturday afternoon as they were beaten 3-2 at Kendal Town team.

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Regan Linney will hope to be fit for Brig's trip to Kendal (photo: Josh Vosper)

Mint result wanted by Renno at Kendal

Bamber Bridge will look to put their heavy defeat at the hands of Tadcaster Albion behind them when they make the trip to Kendal Town tomorrow.

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The action at the Commonwealth Games gets underway in the early hours of Thursday morning UK time.

When are Lancashire's athletes in action for Team England at the Commonwealth Games?

A host of Lancashire stars across a range of sports are in action at the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia.
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Meet the Lancashire stars going for gold at the Commonwealth Games

From wrestling to netball, athletes from across Lancashire will be hoping to do England proud at the Commonwealth Games.

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Marcus Carver was on target for Chorley

Easter Monday’s non-league round-up

Chorley ran out 2-0 winners at home to Bradford Park Avenue on Easter Monday in the National League North.

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Neil Reynolds

Non-league round-up

Bamber Bridge’s bid for automatic promotion from the NPL First Division North suffered a setback with a 5-0 mauling at Tadcaster Albion.

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Dave Ryding

Chorley skier Dave Ryding wins British Championship for ninth time

British Olympian Dave Ryding defended his slalom title for the ninth time at the Delancey British Alpine Skiing Championships in Tignes on Friday.

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Bamber Bridge boss Neil Reynolds (photo: Ruth Hornby)

Bamber Bridge still in the hunt for automatic promotion

Bamber Bridge are still firmly in the hunt for automatic promotion despite falling nine points behind the top two in the NPL First Division North.

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Goalscorer Brad Carsley'Photo: Ruth Hornby

Bamber Bridge 1, Hyde United 1

Bamber Bridge continued their unbeaten run at home, as they played out an entertaining 1-1 draw with Hyde United at the Sir Tom Finney Stadium.

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Adam Dodd misses from the penalty spot against Glossop. Photo: Ruth Hornby

Penalty misses proving costly for Bamber Bridge as they prepare for visit of leaders Hyde United tonight

Bamber Bridge’s penalty curse struck again on Saturday as their inability to convert from 12 yards cost them dearly against Glossop.

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Adam Dodd missed a penalty. Photo: Ruth Hornby

Bamber Bridge 1, Glossop North End 1

Bamber Bridge were forced to settle for a share of the spoils, as they were held to a 1-1 draw by Glossop North End.

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Leyland's crown green bowlers to meet with South Ribble Council leadership to discuss club fee row

Crown green bowlers in Leyland have been backed by South Ribble’s deputy leader as the saga over fees rolls on.
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