Carnforths penultimate home game of the season saw Chorley take the spoils with a last play try in a game that saw the lead change hands on several occasions.
Kirkby Lonsdale came away with a 46-13 at Altrincham Kersal on Saturday to maintain their 100 per cent record in North One West.
Vale of Lune returned to their base at Powderhouse Lane for their first game on home soil since February 18 on Saturday, beating Rochdale 54-17 in what was their highest points total of the season so far.
Both these sides are battling for points to avoid relegation and in an intense encounter at The Lane the Vale’s victory brought much-needed breathing space in what has been a demanding season.
Vale of Lune have appointed Evan Stewart to their coaching team for next season.
Heysham Atoms were soundly beaten at home by St Helens outfit Thatto Heath Crusaders on Saturday in their second game of the new season.
Following three weeks of inaction the Vale of Lune recorded a double over West Park St Helens and in doing so registered their highest points total of the season in a bonus try victory.
In their first game the new Heysham Atoms Under 8s team were beaten 9-2 by Ryelands, a tough experienced side from Warrington.
Heysham Atoms U10s started the season much in the same vein as they finished the last, with impressive attacking and solid defence as they beat Leyland Warriors 9-8.
Champions-elect Penrith 2nds showed their class on Saturday with a 52-7 win at Carnforth in the Raging Bull North West Leagues Division 3 North.
Vale of Lune A beat Wilmslow 2nds (Vikings) 48-10 on Saturday in the Cotton Traders Premier League Conference B.
Heysham Atoms opened their 2017 summer North West Mens Premier League season with an impressive 44-28 victory against Shevington Sharks from Wigan at the Trimpell on Saturday.
A rising star from the Vale of Lune made her latest appearance for England’s Under 20s on Saturday.
Only one of Vale of Lune’s senior sides were in action at the weekend with the second team winning an important fixture at Bramhall to haul them clear of the relegation zone.