Ed McCullough has sent in some clippings of the Burnley Express and Lancashire Evening Telegraph after our win and league win at Rawtenstall.
Today in the archive is a match report when “celebrity skipper” Jez Hope took charge in 2005. Something else happened later on after the match, but you may need to speak to Paddy Martin about that… Full scorecard here
Today, we have a brilliant report of a second team game in 2005 against East Lancs. The report (written by Stan Heaton) was from a very memorable game, with a calamitous ending, resulting in a win for the House. Scorecard from the game
We have been posting a photo a day on our social media channels and todays’ has brought back a lot of nostalgia. We’ve found an album from the final home game of the season (with a few thrown in from Rawtensall away, the final game).
Todays photo sent in by Anne Cochrane is the squad from the first ever league win in 2005.
After much searching Anne Cochrane has found an audio cassette tape where she recorded from the radio, Radio Lancashire (Phil Bird’s) post match interviews and general summing up after we won the League in 2005. He spoke to Joe Beneduce, Matt Hope and the late great David Wren plus talked...
As a so called Lowerhouse ‘lifer’ people sometimes ask me what my favourite season was watching the club? I feel so blessed that in these latter years especially, there are quite a few to choose from. Worsley Cup run in 1980 and a near-miss in the league in 1982 with...