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MATCH REPORT: Campion 2-2 BARB...
Report by Jay Taylor Team: 1.Bishop 2. Ellul 3. Zubar 4. Barrick 5. Bond 6. Oldham 7. Bellamy 8. Morgan 9. Zamma 10. Gamble 11. Plummer Subs all used: Rami, Hassan, Janaid, McKenzie, McGregor (GK), Yannis, Critchley Bacup & Rossendale Borough continued their pre-season with a good run out against...
Midfielder Set To Leave...
Arron Kirk looks set to be on his way out of Bacup after an injury stricken 15 months with the club. BARB had the option on Kirk (pictured below) and they took it up, however after a couple of weeks of ongoing negotiations with another club he looks set to depart. Manager Brent Peters has been in dialogue...
Respect Shown For Eric Whalley...
Before Bacup & Rossendale Borough’s pre-season friendly against Ashton United everyone took to the field to undergo a minutes silence in memory of the great Eric Whalley. Great respect shown from all who was in attendance.
Positive Vibes All Around After Impressi...
Team: 1. Bishop (Sub McGregor) 2. Ellul 3. Zubar 4. Elsworth 5. Barreck 6. Oldham 7. Bellamy 8. Bond 9. Zamma 10. Gamble 11. Janaid There was much to be positive about in Bacup & Rossendale Borough’s 3-2 friendly loss against Ev-Stik Prem side Ashton United. With it being a pre-season friendly...
BARB v Ashton United...
On Saturday 12th July we welcome Evo-Stik Premiership side Ashton United to the Brian Boys West View Stadium for an intriguing pre-season friendly. Last season Ashton United couldn’t have come closer to the Conference North after a dramatic loss to AFC Fylde on penalties. It will be a really good...
FA Cup & Vase Draws...
The draws have been made for the legendary F.A Cup competition as well as the F.A Vase. Bacup & Rossendale Borough will travel to play Whickham FC in the extra preliminary round of the F.A Cup. This tie will take place on the 16th August. If we do progress we will then face either Silsden or Consett....
RIP Eric Whalley...
It is with devastation & sadness that I have to bring the news that my former Chairman, Mentor & Friend Eric Whalley has passed away. Eric’s last official football appointment was director of football here at Bacup & Rossendale Borough FC, a position that this club was honoured and...
RIP Steve Rooke...
It is with much sadness that I have to inform you of the death on Tuesday night of Steve Rooke.   Steve was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in February 2013. Steve was aged 57.   Steve began his career in football administration with Worthing FC combining his BBC Radio work with his other passion,...
Peters Makes Positives Changes...
  Bacup & Rossendale Borough FC manager Brent Peters has made some positive steps within his coaching and playing staff appointments. Peters has brought in Andy Barlow as First-Team coach, he will be assisted by performance coach Jimmy Petruzzi. Andy is an FA Qualified Coach having coached for...
Happy Birthday!...
From all at Bacup & Rossendale Borough Football Club we would like to wish our president Frank Manning a wonderful 80th birthday. Have a great day Frank!

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