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Brighouse held by strugglers

Brighouse Town dropped another two points when they were held 1-1 at home by the Evo Stik NPL’s bottom club Burscough yesterday.

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The Halifax Town Champions dinner raised �1,200 for the  Forget-Me-Not Children's Hospice. Jack Haymer, Stepen Oleksewycz and Jason Costello.

Funeral to take place for Halifax Town stalwart Jack Haymer

The funeral of Jack Haymer, a former Halifax Town director and well known figure in amateur football circles, will take place today (Friday).

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Brighouse Town v Tadcaster Albion
 Greg Pearson no 3 with Ben Wharton arms up celebrating town goal

Late goal sinks Brighouse in semi

Brighouse Town’s hopes of a West Riding County Cup final appearance were dashed by a goal five minutes from time at the Dual Seal Stadium last night.

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Ivy House v Junction. Ryan Murphy.

Saints shoot 10 points clear

Illingworth St Mary’s have opened up a 10-point lead at the top of the Halifax AFL after brushing aside Greetland 8-0 in one of only two Premier Division games to go ahead.

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town v ramsbottom united (away) hi ian pic 1 Ben Atkinson on right

Cup focus for Brighouse

Brighouse Town’s West Riding Cup semi-final at home to Tadcaster Albion tomorrow (Monday) has taken on extra significance after yesterday’s 2-0 defeat at Ramsbottom United.

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Brighouse semi-final next Monday

Brighouse semi-final next Monday

Brighouse Town have been informed by the West Riding County FA that they must play their home Senior Cup semi-final against Tadcaster Albion next Monday (7.45).

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Ramsbottom next for Brighouse

Ramsbottom next for Brighouse

Plans to play games on three successive days at Brighouse Town’s Hove Edge ground were foiled by the weather last night.

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Football - Copley Utd v Midgley Utd. Steve Fullard for Midgley scores past Copley's Johnny Jones and keeper Craig Skinner.

Calder boss fines himself

Calder ‘76 boss Rob Kenworthy fined himself after the reigning Halifax AFL champions let a three-goal lead slip away to Greetland.

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Football - 3rd Round Women's FA Cup - Brighouse Town Ladies v Everton Ladies.

Everton dash Brighouse hopes

Brighouse Town Ladies’ excellent run in the Women’s FA Cup was brought to an emphatic end by Everton, who won 8-1 at Hove Edge yesterday.

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Ryburn United v Midgley United. Brad Waddington for Ryburn and Callum Rodgers for Midgley.

Ryburn in county cup semis

Ryburn United are through to the semi-finals of the West Riding County Challenge Cup after shooting down Robin Hood Athletic 3-2 in Leeds yesterday.

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Brighouse Town v Prescot cables  michael fish heads first of his two goals

Fish makes a splash

Mike Fish marked his debut with both goals as Brighouse Town notched a 2-1 home win over Prescot Cables in the Evo-Stik NPL’s First Division North yesterday.

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Stockdill off as Brighouse lose

Stockdill off as Brighouse lose

Brighouse Town lost vital ground in the hunt for an Evo-Stik NPL First Division North play-off place when they lost 3-2 at Farsley Celtic yesterday.

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Sports face Warley in semi-finals

Sports face Warley in semi-finals

Brighouse Sports will have to upset a third side from the Premier Division of the Halifax AFL if they are to reach the Halifax FA Albert Crabtree Saturday Cup final.

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Shelf Utd v Hebden Royd Red Star. Danny Thornton.

Fired-up Shelf spring surprise

Shelf United produced the perfect response to their embarrassing derby defeat at Northowram with a richly-deserved 4-1 win away to Halifax AFL champions Calder ‘76.

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Actions from Sowerby v Sowerby Bridge, at Ryburn Valley High. Pictured is Dan Crossland and Sam Hiley

Sports claim second Premier scalp

Dark horses Brighouse Sports claimed their second Premier Division scalp of the season in the Halifax FA Albert Crabtree Saturday Cup at the weekend.

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Brighouse Town v Scarborough pic 2 towns goalkeeper tom Taylor saving the penalty

Morton salvages a point

Brighouse Town needed a late goal from Devonte Morton to salvage a 1-1 draw at home to Scarborough Athletic yesterday.

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Football - Greetland v Midgley Utd. Ben Cole for Greetland and Greg Spink for Midgley

Midgley unable to grab chance

Midgley United missed a chance to go top of the Halifax AFL on Saturday, when the clash of main title contenders Ryburn United and Illingworth St Mary’s was postponed.

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Brighouse town v burscough 14-01-17 (away} hi ian pic 1 no 11 thomas dugdale's goal

Late goal stuns Brighouse

A goal deep into added time condemned Brighouse Town to a shock 2-1 defeat at Burscough yesterday.

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Dugdale fires Brighouse to semis

Dugdale fires Brighouse to semis

Brighouse Town are through to the semi-finals of the West Riding County Cup after a 2-0 home win over Evo Stik NPL Division One North rivals Ossett Town last night.

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Brighouse Town Ladies boss Rob Mitchell  has plenty to think about as the new season approaches.

Brighouse Ladies’ dream tie

Brighouse Town Ladies are gearing up for the biggest match in their history - a Women’s FA Cup tie at home to Everton.

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