Thackley battling to stay afloat

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: LOCAL DERBY: Albion Sports score the decisive goal in their 2-1 win against Thackley in the FA Cup, a tie that attracted the second-highest attendance nationally for that round – Picture: Graham Hopwood

6:40pm Friday 29th August 2014

THE good ship Thackley is not yet sinking but it is listing and the club's hierarchy have issued an SOS call.

Thackley face tough test against promotion favourites

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley defend in depth during their local derby against Albion Sports earlier this season – Picture: Graham Hopwood

6:04am Friday 29th August 2014

THACKLEY will be taking on an unknown quantity at Dennyfield tomorrow but visitors Shaw Lane Aquaforce are among the clubs being tipped for promotion.

Stand-in keeper Patterson can't boss it for Thackley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley manager Andy Patterson

4:19pm Sunday 24th August 2014

THACKLEY manager Andy Patterson found himself in goal as his under-strength team headed to Maltby Main in the Northern Counties East League – and it cost them dearly.

Thackley thumped but success for Silsden

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

10:20pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

THACKLEY suffered a heavy defeat at Staveley MW in the Toolstation Northern Counties East League Premier Division.

Priestley strikes to earn Farsley their first win

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Priestley  netted Farsley's winner

11:07pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

Farsley got their season up and running with a 2-1 home win over Ossett Town in tonight’s Evo-Stik Division One North derby clash.

Thackley suffer cup KO to neighbours Albion Sports

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Silsden keeper Philip Rishton was kept busy in his side's FA Cup defeat to Consett

4:07pm Sunday 17th August 2014

HOME advantage could not help Thackley as they lost their FA Cup extra preliminary-round tie against Albion Sports 2-1 at Dennyfield.

Mathers could miss mouthwatering FA Cup derby against former club

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Albion Sports' Matt Mathers picked up an injury on Wednesday and could miss facing his former club Thackley in the FA Cup

10:35am Friday 15th August 2014

THE extra-preliminary round of the FA Cup has thrown up a very tasty derby.

Guiseley look to home in on leaders as they take on Stockport County

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00am Tuesday 12th August 2014

GUISELEY will be aiming to stay with the early pacesetters in the Vanarama Conference North tonight after being one of just six clubs to open their campaign with a win.

Thackley the only ones smiling on bad day for local clubs

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

4:15pm Sunday 10th August 2014

THACKLEY were left to fly the flag for the local clubs in the Toolstation Northern Counties East League as all of their counterparts suffered heavy defeats.

Derby day special for Thackley and Albion Sports

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley secretary Mark Holstead

4:35pm Friday 8th August 2014

THE season may only be getting underway for the Toolstation Northern Counties East League clubs today but the FA Cup is just over seven days away.

Albion's new signings in contention for opening day clash with Heanor

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:00pm Thursday 7th August 2014

ALBION Sports have integrated three new signings during the pre-season but a late addition has not had time to hone his fitness and settle in ahead of tomorrow’s first league game.

O'Brien signing is boost to Thackley's long-term plans

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Signing Luke O'Brien is a statement of intent from Thackley's new management

2:08pm Tuesday 5th August 2014

THACKLEY have expressed their delight at signing former Bradford City defender Luke O’Brien, who scored on his debut for the Dennyboys in last Saturday’s home friendly against Yorkshire Amateur.

Former Bantams defender Luke O'Brien on target in Thackley win

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Luke O’Brien is set to be recalled to the starting line-up tonight

3:29pm Sunday 3rd August 2014

LUKE O’Brien had an eventful Thackley debut as they beat Yorkshire Amateur 4-1 at Dennyfield in their final pre-season friendly.

Thackley chief pleased with pre-season progress

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mark Holstead

7:51pm Friday 1st August 2014

The Dennyboys play their final friendly tomorrow and whatever the result the club have been satisfied with their pre-season schedule.

New boy Edwards hits four on Farsley debut

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:30am Tuesday 29th July 2014

FARSLEY cruised to a big victory in their latest friendly last night with Marcus Edwards hitting four goals on his debut.

Brighouse keep Bradford Park Avenue on their toes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Chib Chilaka tries to outrun familiar foes in Kidderminster Harriers defenders last season

10:47pm Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Brighouse Town 2, Bradford Park Avenue 3

Bradford Park Avenue set for test against Evo-Stik new boys Brighouse

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Luke O'Brien, left, is set to make his debut for Thackley

7:12am Tuesday 22nd July 2014

Bradford Park Avenue make the short trip to the Dual Seal Stadium to take on Brighouse Town in a friendly derby fixture tonight.

Woollias takes over at the helm as Thackley look to link with juniors

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

6:00am Saturday 19th July 2014

PHIL Woollias was voted in as Thackley’s new chairman at their annual meeting this week at Dennyfield.

Bradford Park Avenue too clinical for Taddy

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nathan Hotte opened the scoring for Avenue

10:48pm Tuesday 15th July 2014

Tadcaster Albion 0, Bradford Park Avenue 3

New Avenue signings get another opportunity

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:32am Tuesday 15th July 2014

Bradford Park Avenue play their second pre-season friendly tonight, and their first away from home, as they head to Tadcaster Albion.

Losing start for local trio

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Footballer banned after alleged attack on ref

4:57pm Sunday 13th July 2014

THACKLEY played their first friendly of the pre-season on Saturday and suffered a 2-0 defeat.

Thackley's goal is artificial training area

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley Football soon hope to have an artificial training area that will have benefits for the community

5:07pm Thursday 26th June 2014

THACKLEY are in the process of upgrading their facilities and will soon have a practice area with an artificial surface.

Holstead: Thackley are a sleeping giant

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley have the potential to play at a higher level, says new secretary Mark Holstead

5:48pm Friday 20th June 2014

NEW Thackley secretary Mark Holstead has been settling into the role and he insists he is even more determined than ever to see the club climb the pyramid.

Thackley manager Morgan's illness cut deeper than first thought

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The illness suffered by joint manager Dave Morgan, left, hit the Thackley players hard

4:02pm Friday 13th June 2014

New Thackley manager Andy Patterson thinks his predecessors did a very good job and, despite a poor ending to the last campaign, it was still a positive season.

Thackley boss Patterson champing at the bit

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andy Patterson is happy with his Thackley squad

7:00pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

Andy Patterson is looking forward to his first pre-season as a manager after being handed the job at Thackley on a permanent basis.

Andy Patterson reveals Thackley pre-season plan

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley boss Andy  Patterson (6942899)

6:59pm Monday 9th June 2014

New Thackley boss Andy Patterson has announced five of the club’s six pre-season friendlies.

Former Eagle Holstead now a Dennyboy

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: A two-day football course will take place at Cleobury Mortimer Sports Centre.

8:00pm Thursday 5th June 2014

Thackley have named Mark Holstead as their new club secretary.

Hopkins is honoured by his peers at Thackley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Firth, right, won the managers' player of the year for Thackley

7:40pm Wednesday 28th May 2014

The first-team awards were spread out at Thackley’s presentation evening.

NCE League to even up next season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Warren Farm: judge rules against Hanwell Community Forum

5:00pm Tuesday 27th May 2014

The proposed Toolstation Northern Counties East League constitution sees the Premier Division back to an even number.

Thackley's promotion bid stalled in the new year

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley's first-team managers Dave Morgan, left, and Lee Clapham want a reserve-team manager to work alongside them

5:10pm Friday 16th May 2014

2014-15 record

Liversedge reserves edge nine-goal thriller

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

7:30pm Thursday 8th May 2014

In a topsy turvey Lancashire League East local derby, Liversedge Reserves won 5-4 at Brighouse Town Reserves.

Patterson to stay at Thackley helm

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andy Patterson looks on from the touchline after taking over as Thackley manager

6:50pm Thursday 1st May 2014

Thackley have confirmed that former Bantams youth striker Andy Patterson will be staying on as their manager next season.

Non-league round-up: Albion Sports finish sixth in first season in top flight

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Pair aid county

5:30pm Sunday 27th April 2014

Tadcaster Albion consolidated their runners-up place in the Northern Counties East League Premier Division with a 4-0 win at Liversedge on the final day of the campaign.

Eccleshill win derby bragging rights

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local youth football

7:00pm Friday 25th April 2014

In the local derby at Dennyfield, Eccleshill United Under-19s came away with a 3-0 victory against Thackley in the Northern Alliance League with goals from Brandon Dube (2) and Wayne Sparkes.

Farsley on the outside looking in

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andy Patterson, caretaker-manager at Thackley, finishes his campaign with a mid-table match at Parkgate

6:40pm Thursday 24th April 2014

Farsley will be on the outside looking in on the final day of the Evo-Stik Division One North regular season.

Brighouse Town crowned champions

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

8:00pm Sunday 20th April 2014

Brighouse Town clinched the Toolstation Northern Counties East League Premier Division title with two games to spare after a 2-0 home win over Retford United.

Brighouse Town on brink of glory

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Fluent Didmarton stay third in the league

12:00am Friday 18th April 2014

Brighouse Town will be crowned champions of the Toolstation Northern Counties East League Premier Division if they beat Retford United tomorrow.

Seven-a-side curtain-raiser for Thackley match

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: FOOTBALL: Taunton Town record impressive away win

7:36pm Thursday 17th April 2014

Thackley’s final home game of the season against Pickering Town on Saturday will be preceded by a seven-a-side tournament between squads representing Bradford Disability Football Club and Bolton Wanderers Disability Club.

Non-league review: Brighouse Town close in on title

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Local youth football

6:20am Wednesday 16th April 2014

Brighouse Town stretched their lead at the summit of the Toolstation Northern Counties East Premier Division to four points with a 4-0 home win over basement outfit Lincoln Moorlands Railway.

Win over leaders puts Farsley into top five

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Neil Parsley's Farsley are defending a 16-game unbeaten run at Curzon Ashton

11:00pm Monday 14th April 2014

Farsley moved back into the play-off places in Evo-Stik League Division One North with a deserved 2-1 victory at leaders Curzon Ashton tonight.

Thackley nick spoils off Liversedge on derby day

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Footballer banned after alleged attack on ref

5:30pm Sunday 13th April 2014

With only pride to play for at Clayborn, it was visitors Thackley who claimed the Toolstation Northern Counties East League bragging rights with a 2-1 derby win against Liversedge.

Patterson will see out season with Thackley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley caretaker boss Andy Patterson

1:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Thackley have confirmed that caretaker manager Andy Patterson will stay in the hot seat until the end of the season.

Liversedge hit by late suckerpunch

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

6:33pm Friday 11th April 2014

Liversedge Reserves led 3-2 with only ten minutes to go courtesy of goals from Callum Charlton, Gibril Bojang and Lammin Janneh in the Lancashire League East but Ossett Albion hit back to win 4-3.

No time for Brighouse Town to be slacking now

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Eccleshill United's players, coaching staff and mascots celebrate their West Riding County Cup final victory

5:10pm Thursday 10th April 2014

Brighouse Town will be looking to cement their place at the top of the Toolstation Northern Counties East League Premier Division when the travel to Long Eaton United on Saturday.

Thackley thwarted by last-gasp goal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Thackley win a penalty for handball against Barton Town

6:30pm Sunday 6th April 2014

Thackley were beaten 3-2 by Barton Town Old Boys following a dramatic last-minute winner on an eventful Northern Counties East League afternoon at Dennyfield.

I WAS sacked by Thackley, insists Clapham

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lee Clapham has a different version of events after his run-in with the Thackley committee which led to his exit from the club

6:40pm Friday 4th April 2014

It was a tough week for Thackley as they lost their management duo and another league game.

All change at Thackley's helm

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Dave Morgan, left, and Lee Clapham have left their Thackley posts

9:00pm Thursday 3rd April 2014

Andy Patterson will be in charge of Thackley when they host Barton Town on Saturday following the departure of joint managers Lee Clapham and Dave Morgan.

Local non-league sides win, lose and draw

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: football generic

8:10am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Farsley remain just outside the play-off places in Evo-Stik Division One North after 1-1 draw at Ramsbottom United last night.

Bower warns Guiseley they have little margin for error

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Lions manager Mark Bower does not want to see any naive defending against recently deposed leaders AFC Telford United

8:50pm Monday 31st March 2014

Guiseley boss Mark Bower has warned his players not to defend naively when they host AFC Telford United tomorrow night.

Thackley get that winning feeling again

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Matt Mathers was on target for Thackley

5:30pm Sunday 30th March 2014

Mid-table Thackley put two consecutive defeats behind them when they came from a goal down to win 3-1 at Staveley.



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