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Youth Plans Announced...
Manager Brent Peters is delighted to be able to make a positive step forward in the process of progressing the future of Bacup Borough Football Club by bringing on board two excellent well respected Valley Youth Coaches in Kevin Jelley & Lee Barrett to whom have been a successful part of Rossendale...
Useful Run Out In Friendly...
After another postponement for Bacup & Rossendale Borough this weekend they did however play a friendly against Stockport Town at the Stockport Sports Village on Saturday. Bacup had 25 players on duty for the friendly including many fringe players and many trialists. BARB dominated the ball in the...
Bacup v Maine Road is OFF...
After the adverse weather in Bacup over the past few weeks and after consultation with the league management committee our scheduled fixture against Maine Road tomorrow has inevitably been called off I can officially confirm. Our next scheduled match is on the 31st January when we travel to Stockport...
Borough Boss Talks Postponements, Snow a...
With less than 72 hours before Bacup & Rossendale Borough Football Club are due to host Maine Road in a vital North West Counties Premier Division fixture, the Rossendale Valley has been struck with severe snow, enough that has seen schools closed, roads only passable with extreme caution and it...
Snow Still Covers Bacup...
As you can see in the pictures below, the pitch at the Brian Boys West View Stadium is completely covered deep in snow as well as the surrounding areas outside the ground is also covered. Most areas are snow free in the North of England however Bacup with its location always gets hit a lot worse than...
Bacup v Abbey Hey – POSTPONED...
Unfortunately once again our fixture has fallen foul to the weather with large amounts of snow covering the entire pitch and ground as well as surrounding areas. The images below tell the whole story…. Our next scheduled match is next Saturday at home when we welcome Maine Road to the Brian Boys...
Alan Farnworth’s Funeral...
We have now been notified of the arrangements for the funeral of Alan Farnworth, the former League Vice-Chairman. The funeral will be held at Howe Bridge Crematorium, Off Lovers Lane, Atherton, Manchester, M46 0PZ on Thursday 22nd January 2015 at 11.30 am. After the service there will be a gathering at...
Challenge 4 Change...
Our squad took a night off training on Tuesday to go and take part in the Challenge 4 Change programme in Manchester as a good gesture from the coaching staff for the efforts shown against Runcorn Linnets. Challenge 4 Change is an award-winning indoor urban activity centre which helps groups in team...
John Henry...
It is with deep regret to inform you of another death on this sad day as John Henry to whom was a hard working and dedicated former committee man at Bacup Borough Football Club sadly passed away on Sunday evening. Our condolences go out to Graham his son and all of his family. Debra O’Connor club...
Alan Farnworth...
We are all deeply saddened by the news of the passing of life member and former vice-chairman of the North West Counties Football League Alan Farnworth after a long illness, a true honest football man to whom fought until the very end. We at Bacup & Rossendale Borough Football Club send our condolences...

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