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Late goal denies Slyne as Garstang eventually see off Lostock

A late goal condemned Slyne-with-Hest to a home defeat in the West Lancashire Premier Division on Saturday.

Jordan Connerton. Picture: Tony North

Lancaster City 2-0 Scarborough Athletic

A first-half brace from Jordan Connerton against play-off chasing Scarborough maintained the Dolly Blues’ nine-point lead atop the Evo-Stik Division One North.

Antony Evans in the thick of the action at Crawley. Picture: PW Sporting Photography

Bentley’s praise for much-changed Shrimps

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley was full of praise for his side after an excellent win at Crawley on Saturday.

Rhys Turner opens the scoring for Morecambe at Crawley. Picture: PW Sporting Photography

Crawley Town 1-3 Morecambe

Two goals from Paul Mullin inspired the Shrimps to a superb win at Crawley on Saturday.
Jordan Connerton challenges for the ball in the air against Mossley. Picture: Mike Smith

No points target for Lancaster City boss in title bid

Lancaster City boss Phil Brown says he doesn’t have a final points total in mind as his side look to win the Evo-Stik First Division North title.

Textile artist Michael Brennand-Wood with his work which appears at the exhibition. Picture by Darren Andrews.

Exhibition goes behind scenes of Lancaster factory

An exhibition revealing the hidden history of an award-winning Lancaster fabric printing factory opens in the city this March.

Alex Kenyon came off injured when Morecambe lost to Barnet on Tuesday

Shrimps’ squad tested to the limit

Jim Bentley takes his Morecambe side to Crawley Town tomorrow, admitting his squad will be pushed to the limit this month.

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Lancashire Girls Under 14s football team.

Lancashire make it through to national final for sixth year in a row

Three Lancaster schoolgirls helped Lancashire Under-14s to reach a sixth consecutive national cup final.

Simon Wills battles for the ball against Mossley.  Picture: Mike Smith

Boss hails Wills as Lancaster City’s unsung hero

Unsung hero Simon Wills is a key cog in the Lancaster City wheel according to boss Phil Brown.

Michael Rose battles for the ball against Barnet.

Bentley “sick and tired” of talking about referees

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley admitted he is fed up of talking about refereeing decisions after their defeat to Barnet on Tuesday evening.

Peter Murphy was sent off in the first half

Match report: Morecambe 0 Barnet 1

It might have been Valentine’s Day but there was precious little love in the air at the Globe Arena as Morecambe’s six-match unbeaten run came to an end.

North Lancashire Football League.

North Lancs: Leaders Ingleton make hard work in win over Marsh

The race for the title is hotting up in the Premier Division of the Baines Bagguley Penhale North Lancashire Football League.

Garstang drew with Thornton Cleveleys on Saturday.

Patched-up Slyne side lose out to late Hesketh Bank double

A depleted Slyne-with-Hest went down 3-1 at Hesketh Bank in the West Lancashire Premier Division on Saturday.

Kevin Ellison celebrates opening the scoring for Morecambe against Cambridge on Saturday.

Morecambe boss warns of ups and downs to come

Jim Bentley has warned his Morecambe players not to get carried away by their recent run of good results.

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley

Bentley wary of Bees’ threat

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley believes Barnet’s on and off-field work show the club means business.

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Jim Bentley salutes the Morecambe fans after the win against Cambridge.

Bentley: Winning margin could have been greater against Cambridge

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley felt his side’s winning margin against Cambridge United could have been even greater.

Ryan Winder.  Picture: Tony North

Mossley 0-1 Lancaster City

Ryan Winder’s volley 10 minutes into the second half was the difference in an otherwise scrappy game in difficult playing conditions.

Kevin Ellison was Morecambe's matchwinner at the Globe Arena

Match report: Morecambe 2 Cambridge United 0

Kevin Ellison’s quickfire second-half double made it seven points in a week for the Shrimps and extended their unbeaten run to six games.

Paul Mullin scores Morecambe's winner at Cambridge United in September

Morecambe boss Bentley warns players of Cambridge test

Jim Bentley believes his Morecambe players in for a tough task when they host Cambridge United at the Globe Arena tomorrow.

Jim Bentley and the lads need the support of the town more than ever before. Photo Matt Rushton.

Morecambe Football Club needs you

Now more than ever, the town needs to get behind its football club.

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