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Barton Stadium, Winsford - Ground 2

Winsford United 1-1 Burscough, Barton Stadium, Winsford (26/07/2016) 

Competition: Pre-season friendly

Admission Price: £6

Programme: Not available, team sheet was  made available instead

Attendance: 72 (headcount) 339 more words



The village of Burscough in West Lancashire has its origins as a Viking settlement named Burh Skogr, which means ‘fortress in the woods’. The Norse origins of this civil parish would be the inspiration for many of my flag concepts in this post. 395 more words



This is just a bit of a round-up of stuff. Last autumn, I came up with what seemed like the  great idea of following the FA Trophy from the earliest round through to the final, sticking with a team until they were knocked out, then going to see their conquerors in the next round and so on.  155 more words


Springtime in Spennymoor

Play-offs, at least in the mind’s eye, take place on sun-kissed afternoons. Spring has sprung, pitches are miraculously immaculate once again despite a pounding all winter and for the winners, the sunlit uplands await. 639 more words


Off to England 

We woke up at 6am on Friday morning to get the rest of our packing and cleaning done. At around 9am, we made our way to the bus with all of our bags. 431 more words


Lost in...Burscough

Burscough v Brighouse Town

Victoria Park / Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One North / 23rd January 2016

Peaceful: that was how I’d describe my Saturday morning stroll through Burscough. 2,608 more words

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