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St Peter’s Primary School footballers aiming to qualify for ‘World Cup ‘ in Spain

The all-conquering St Peter’s Church of England Primary School football team will attempt to win through to the ‘Under-12s World Cup’ this weekend.


Garstang boss Lee Baker proud of players’ league and cup double

Garstang boss Lee Baker said his players proved themselves to be deserved winners of the West Lancashire League Premier Division.

Alex Kenyon and Michael Rose. Picture: B&O Press.

Kenyon insists Morecambe should not have been fighting for survival

Morecambe’s Alex Kenyon believes the Shrimps’ squad underachieved in avoiding relegation from League Two on goal difference.

Dan Nizic and Sam Lavelle celebrate Morecambe's point that kept them in League Two     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Back-up keeper Nizic to leave Morecambe

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley has another gap to fill in his squad as keeper Dan Nizic will leave the Globe Arena.

Jim Bentley, right, with assistant Ken McKenna. Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Have your say in our big Morecambe FC end-of-season survey 2017-18

We want your views on the campaign just gone as the Shrimps survived on the final day of the League Two campaign.

Lancaster City's Paul Dugdale (right). Picture: Tony North

Lancaster City win two awards for behaviour on and off pitch

Phil Brown revealed his deep sense of pride after Lancaster City were awarded the Northern Premier League’s fair play award for the second season running.

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Garstang were easy winners against Slyne with Hest last Saturday

Garstang’s title bid goes down to the final game

Garstang boss Lee Baker wants his players to embrace the challenge now they are back in pole position for the West Lancashire League Premier Division title.

Barry Roche starred as Morecambe avoided relegation    Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Bentley ready to talk with Morecambe’s new chiefs

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley admits he does not know what the future holds after seeing his side escape relegation on the final day of the season.

Morecambe celebrate their survival     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Morecambe keeper doesn’t want a similar season again

Morecambe keeper Barry Roche admits he doesn’t want to experience another season like the one just ended.

Alex Kenyon and Michael Rose celebrate Morecambe's survival     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Morecambe’s Alex looks forward to a good night’s sleep

Alex Kenyon revealed he has been one of the players who has suffered most as a result of Morecambe’s fight against the drop this season.

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley celebrates staying in the Football League   Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Boss Bentley relieved by Shrimps’ survival

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley could not hide his emotions after the Shrimps escaped relegation to the National League.

Garstang were comfortable winners against Slyne with Hest on Saturday

Match report: Garstang 5 Slyne with Hest 0

Garstang kept up the pressure on Blackpool Wren Rovers with a 5-0 win over Slyne with Hest in front of a large crowd at a sun-kissed Riverside.

Garstang FC striker Alan Coar

Match report: Garstang 7 Vickerstown 1

Garstang were 7-1 winners against a depleted Vickerstown side in midweek to keep their West Lancashire League Premier Division title hopes alive.

Garstang celebrate scoring against Slyne-with-Hest.

Garstang 5-0 Slyne-with-Hest

Garstang kept up the pressure on Blackpool Wren Rovers with a 5-0 win over Slyne-with-Hest in front of a large crowd at a sun-kissed Riverside on Saturday.

Michael Rose has been released by Morecambe

Morecambe boss Bentley lets eight players leave

Morecambe have started work on their squad for next season by releasing eight players.

Sir Alex Ferguson has had emergency surgery, Man Utd said (Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire)

Ex-Man Utd boss Sir Alex Ferguson has emergency surgery for a brain haemorrhage

Sir Alex Ferguson has undergone emergency surgery today for a brain haemorrhage, his former club Manchester United have announced.


Match report: Coventry City 0 Morecambe 0 - Shrimps survive on the final day

Barry Roche was the hero as Morecambe earned the point they needed to remain in League Two next season.

Callum Lang scores the second goal when Morecambe beat Coventry City at the Globe Arena in December

Morecambe ready to fight for their Football League survival at Coventry

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley wants his players to rise to the challenge as they prepare for arguably the biggest match in the club’s history.

Peter McGuigan

Morecambe chairman confident new owners will bring stability

Morecambe chairman Peter McGuigan believes the club is heading for stabler waters following the arrival of new owners.

Phil Brown

Lancaster boss Phil Brown has high hopes for the future

Phil Brown is optimistic that he will be leading Lancaster City to better fortunes next season.

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