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Morecambe keeper pens new deal

Goalkeeper Barry Roche will be staying with Morecambe after putting pen to paper on a one-year deal.

Lancaster City's Billy Akrigg has left the club. Picture: Steve Dyson.

City midfielder leaves club

Local lad Billy Akrigg believes the time is right to seek a fresh challenge away from Lancaster City.

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Club pays tributes to former Shrimps

Morecambe FC have paid tributes after the deaths of two former players were announced within the last week.

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley. Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO.

Shrimps’ boss continues to be linked with Carlisle United vacancy

It remains business as usual at Morecambe despite manager Jim Bentley continuing to be linked with the vacant role at Carlisle United.

St Peter's Church of England  Primary School's successful football team.

St Peter’s Primary School footballers aiming to qualify for ‘World Cup ‘ in Spain

The all-conquering St Peter’s Church of England Primary School football team will attempt to win through to the ‘Under-12s World Cup’ this weekend.

Alex Kenyon and Michael Rose. Picture: B&O Press.

Kenyon insists Morecambe should not have been fighting for survival

Morecambe’s Alex Kenyon believes the Shrimps’ squad underachieved in avoiding relegation from League Two on goal difference.

Dan Nizic and Sam Lavelle celebrate Morecambe's point that kept them in League Two     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Back-up keeper Nizic to leave Morecambe

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley has another gap to fill in his squad as keeper Dan Nizic will leave the Globe Arena.

Jim Bentley, right, with assistant Ken McKenna. Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Have your say in our big Morecambe FC end-of-season survey 2017-18

We want your views on the campaign just gone as the Shrimps survived on the final day of the League Two campaign.

Lancaster City's Paul Dugdale (right). Picture: Tony North

Lancaster City win two awards for behaviour on and off pitch

Phil Brown revealed his deep sense of pride after Lancaster City were awarded the Northern Premier League’s fair play award for the second season running.

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Barry Roche starred as Morecambe avoided relegation    Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Bentley ready to talk with Morecambe’s new chiefs

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley admits he does not know what the future holds after seeing his side escape relegation on the final day of the season.

Morecambe celebrate their survival     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Morecambe keeper doesn’t want a similar season again

Morecambe keeper Barry Roche admits he doesn’t want to experience another season like the one just ended.

Alex Kenyon and Michael Rose celebrate Morecambe's survival     Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Morecambe’s Alex looks forward to a good night’s sleep

Alex Kenyon revealed he has been one of the players who has suffered most as a result of Morecambe’s fight against the drop this season.

Morecambe boss Jim Bentley celebrates staying in the Football League   Picture: B&O PRESS PHOTO

Boss Bentley relieved by Shrimps’ survival

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley could not hide his emotions after the Shrimps escaped relegation to the National League.

Garstang celebrate scoring against Slyne-with-Hest.

Garstang 5-0 Slyne-with-Hest

Garstang kept up the pressure on Blackpool Wren Rovers with a 5-0 win over Slyne-with-Hest in front of a large crowd at a sun-kissed Riverside on Saturday.

Michael Rose has been released by Morecambe

Morecambe boss Bentley lets eight players leave

Morecambe have started work on their squad for next season by releasing eight players.


Match report: Coventry City 0 Morecambe 0 - Shrimps survive on the final day

Barry Roche was the hero as Morecambe earned the point they needed to remain in League Two next season.

Callum Lang scores the second goal when Morecambe beat Coventry City at the Globe Arena in December

Morecambe ready to fight for their Football League survival at Coventry

Morecambe manager Jim Bentley wants his players to rise to the challenge as they prepare for arguably the biggest match in the club’s history.

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Morecambe chairman confident new owners will bring stability

Morecambe chairman Peter McGuigan believes the club is heading for stabler waters following the arrival of new owners.

Morecambe's Globe Arena

New owners for Morecambe days before crunch Coventry clash

Morecambe have new owners ahead of arguably the biggest game in their history.
Shrimps boss Jim Bentley. Picture: B&O Press Photo

‘Who knows what the future holds?’ - Jim Bentley ready for Morecambe’s relegation decider

Morecambe face arguably the biggest game in the club’s history this week with manager Jim Bentley admitting his own future may be in question.

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