Runcorn Town

Karl Brown and Lee Bignell
Viridor Community Stadium

Current Position: 11th

P W D L F A Pts
19 7 5 7 36 42 26

Current Form: 18th

6 0 2 4 7 26

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
23/11/23Ashton Athletic (A)D 1-1
18/11/23Irlam (H)L 2-4
14/11/23Nantwich Town (A)L 1-10
11/11/23Garstang (A)D 1-1
31/10/23Runcorn Linnets (A)L 0-7
28/10/23Darwen FC (H)L 2-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
09/12/23Ilkley Town (H)15:00
16/12/23Steeton (A)15:00
26/12/23South Liverpool (H)15:00
30/12/23Holker Old Boys (H)15:00
06/01/24Route One Rovers (A)15:00
13/01/24Daisy Hill (H)15:00

Latest News:

Joel Ankers Receives Player of Month Award
The Runcorn Town Player received his October 2023 award this weekend from The Man from the League, Martin Fallon
Runcorn Town Secure Main Sponsorships
The Division One North Club have today announced the retention of their main sponsorships and welcome new commercial partners on board
Barnes Steps Down
Runcorn Town are looking for a new manager after the resignation of Matt Barnes earlier today
Runcorn Town Management Depart
Runcorn Town last night parted company with joint managers Niall McGuinness and Aden Shannon after just six months in charge.

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 29/07/23Nelson H15:00W 3-0 Matthew Ball (13)
Gary Robinson (36)
Matthew Ball (79)
Tue 01/08/23Euxton Villa H19:45L 0-2
Sat 05/08/23Bacup Borough A15:00W 4-3 Daniel Stephens (5)
Zac Byrne (38)
Gary Robinson (40)
Neil Weaver (70)
Tue 08/08/23Ashton Town H19:45D 2-2 Zac Byrne (26)
Neil Weaver (66)
Sat 12/08/23Ashton Athletic H15:00W 1-0 Jamie Apperley (87)
Tue 15/08/23Atherton LR A19:45L 2-3 Lewis Cain (16)
Cameron McGregor (67p)
Sat 19/08/23Steeton H15:00L 0-1
Mon 21/08/23Daisy Hill A19:45L 0-3
Sat 26/08/23Ilkley Town A15:00L 1-4 Zac Byrne (23)
Mon 28/08/23AFC Blackpool H15:00D 0-0
Sat 02/09/23Garstang H15:00D 2-2 Own Goal (41)
Kevin Ellison (57)
Sat 09/09/23Darwen FC A15:00W 5-4 Matthew Ball (4)
Thomas Edwards (10)
Thomas Edwards (33)
Matthew Ball (36)
Jamie Apperley (65)
Mon 11/09/23Daisy Hill A19:45L 1-5 Thomas Edwards (6)
  (The Edward Case Cup P)
Sat 16/09/23FC St Helens H15:00W 2-1 Jamie Apperley (16)
Joel Ankers (75)
Sat 23/09/23Skelmersdale United H15:00WON Joel Ankers (31)
Jamie Apperley (80)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 5-4 on pens)
Sat 30/09/23Holker Old Boys A15:00L 1-7 Liam Kennington (57)
Sat 07/10/23Route One Rovers H15:00W 5-3 Joel Ankers (1)
Joel Ankers (15)
Joel Ankers (18)
Joel Ankers (43)
Jorge Dwyer (59)
Sat 14/10/23Ashton Town A15:00W 4-2 Matthew Ball (48)
Brendan OBrien (58)
Keane Joyce (79)
Jamie Apperley (90+2)
Tue 17/10/23FC St Helens H19:45W 3-1 Nicholas Long (12)
Joel Ankers (34)
Jamie Apperley (85)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 21/10/23Abbey Hey A15:00L 0-1
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Tue 24/10/23Nantwich TownA19:45Postp
  (Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
Sat 28/10/23Darwen FC H15:00L 2-3 Joel Ankers (27)
Joel Ankers (90+3p)
Tue 31/10/23Runcorn Linnets A19:45L 0-7
  (Liverpool Senior Cup 1)
Sat 04/11/23Ashton AthleticA15:00Postp
Sat 11/11/23Garstang A15:00D 1-1 Joel Ankers (42p)
Tue 14/11/23Nantwich Town A19:45L 1-10 Joshua Odukomaya (90+1)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
Sat 18/11/23Irlam H15:00L 2-4 Alex Jones (23)
Kevin Ellison (85)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Thu 23/11/23Ashton Athletic A19:45D 1-1 Own Goal (39)
Sat 02/12/23ShelleyA15:00Postp
Sat 09/12/23Ilkley TownH15:00 
Sat 16/12/23SteetonA15:00 
Tue 26/12/23South LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 30/12/23Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 06/01/24Route One RoversA15:00 
Sat 13/01/24Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 20/01/24Euxton VillaA15:00 
Sat 17/02/24ShelleyH15:00 
Sat 02/03/24AFC BlackpoolA19:30 
Sat 23/03/24Atherton LRH15:00 
Fri 29/03/24FC St HelensA15:00 
Mon 01/04/24South LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 06/04/24NelsonA15:00 
Sat 13/04/24Bacup BoroughH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
29/07/23Nelson (H) W 3-0
01/08/23Euxton Villa (H) L 0-2
05/08/23Bacup Borough (A) W 4-3
08/08/23Ashton Town (H) D 2-2
12/08/23Ashton Athletic (H) W 1-0
15/08/23Atherton LR (A) L 2-3
19/08/23Steeton (H) L 0-1
21/08/23Daisy Hill (A) L 0-3
26/08/23Ilkley Town (A) L 1-4
28/08/23AFC Blackpool (H) D 0-0
02/09/23Garstang (H) D 2-2
09/09/23Darwen FC (A) W 5-4
11/09/23Daisy Hill (A) L 1-5
(The Edward Case Cup P)
16/09/23FC St Helens (H) W 2-1
23/09/23Skelmersdale Utd (H) W
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 5 4 on pens)
30/09/23Holker OB (A) L 1-7
07/10/23Route One Rovers (H) W 5-3
14/10/23Ashton Town (A) W 4-2
17/10/23FC St Helens (H) W 3-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
21/10/23Abbey Hey (A) L 0-1
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
24/10/23Nantwich Town (A) Postp
(Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
28/10/23Darwen FC (H) L 2-3
31/10/23Runcorn Linnets (A) L 0-7
(Liverpool Senior Cup 1)
04/11/23Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
11/11/23Garstang (A) D 1-1
14/11/23Nantwich Town (A) L 1-10
(Cheshire Senior Cup 1)
18/11/23Irlam (H) L 2-4
(The Macron Cup 2)
23/11/23Ashton Athletic (A) D 1-1
02/12/23Shelley (A) Postp
09/12/23Ilkley Town (H) 15:00
16/12/23Steeton (A) 15:00
26/12/23South Liverpool (H) 15:00
30/12/23Holker OB (H) 15:00
06/01/24Route One Rovers (A) 15:00
13/01/24Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
20/01/24Euxton Villa (A) 15:00
17/02/24Shelley (H) 15:00
02/03/24AFC Blackpool (A) 19:30
23/03/24Atherton LR (H) 15:00
29/03/24FC St Helens (A) 15:00
01/04/24South Liverpool (A) 15:00
06/04/24Nelson (A) 15:00
13/04/24Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
TBCShelley (A)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Jamie Apperley186042
Marcello Arhin0 +60010
Matthew Ball235013
Ishmael Banks30020
Jacob Barratt10000
Karl Brown00010
Stephen Brown6 +20030
Dane Byron (GK)230011
Chris Cordara-Soanes1 +40000
Benjamin Dobbie7 +80100
Ben Dooley4 +10010
Joseph Downey17 +10002
Jorge Dwyer17 +11030
Thomas Edwards9 +33000
Kevin Ellison12 +12111
Leo Fairclough1 +10000
James Flight1 +10001
Bailey Jack Grant10000
Joe Hampson2 +10000
Tom Hayes (GK)0 +10000
Charlie Holland11 +20140
Toby Hurst (GK)20000
Cole Hyde4 +30020
Adam Idowu40010
Alex Jones61000
Ryan Jones (GK)10000
Keane Joyce11 +21010
Liam Kennington81001
Ben Kerr00000
Nicholas Long221150
Jamie McCartney0 +20000
Cameron McGregor10 +41013
Ethan Murphy00000
Joshua Odukomaya0 +51000
Morgan Onuh0 +10000
Thomas Randall00000
Gary Robinson42030
Kile Short1 +20010
Daniel Stephens111011
Samuel Stephens1 +10000
Michael Thompson1 +60010
Neil Weaver20 +12163

Former Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Joel Ankers12 +210031
Zac Byrne3 +43000
Lewis Cain11000
Kyle Hill0 +10000
Cameron Jupp00000
Kian Knott20000
George Long0 +10010
Harry Long10000
Harvey Mallinder1 +10000
Brendan OBrien21000
James Salkeld0 +10000
Matthew Smith00000
Malik Wadah-Alwi1 +30000
Dylan Wagster00000

Staff Members

Lee Bignell Manager
Karl Brown Manager
Mark Court Coach
Paul Crook Coach
Nicola Deane First Aider
Dean Kennington Coach

Matchday Information

Ground: Viridor Community Stadium

Address: Sandy Lane, Weston Point, Runcorn

Postcode: WA7 4ET

Telephone: 07808737773

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2023/24 Admission Prices: £6.00 Adults, £3.00 Concessions, £1.00 Under 16's unless accompanied by an Adult then Free

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: <b>If you are travelling over the new Mersey Gateway Bridge from Widnes to Runcorn, there is a toll of £2.00 each way to cross the bridge. You have until midnight on the day after the game to pay your toll at</b>

If you are coming to Runcorn from the M62, use Junction 7 and get in the right hand lane when crossing the bridge. Stay on the expressway and follow signs for Runcorn Station. As you come off the expressway, turn left at the top of the slip road, left at the t-junction, and left into Pavilions.

If you are coming to Runcorn from the M56, use Junction 12. As you go up the hill on the expressway towards Runcorn, stay in the RIGHT HAND LANE. Come off at the fourth exit signposted Runcorn Station. Turn left at the top of the slip road, left at the t-junction, and left into Pavilions

Nearest Railway: Runcorn (1.3 mile)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Saturday: 3C or 3A bus from Runcorn Bus Station or Railway Station
Evening: 20 bus from Runcorn Bus Station or Railway Station

Parking Facilities: Large Car Park for 100 cars available at Pavilions

Ground Facilities: Inside Tea Bar with seating, Covered terraces around ground, Covered seating for 153, Outside and Inside toilets

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated Members Club

Ground: Viridor Community Stadium

Address: Sandy Lane, Weston Point, Runcorn

Postcode: WA7 4ET

Telephone: 07808737773


Twitter: @RuncornTown

Registered Colours: Sky Blue Shirts, Navy Blue Shorts, Sky Blue Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Orange Shirt, Orange Shorts, Orange Socks

Alternative Colours: Pink Shirts, Black Shorts, Pink Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Green shirt Green shorts Green Socks

Secretary: Martin Fallon

Chairman: Lindsay Berry

Manager: Karl Brown and Lee Bignell

Programme Editor: Martin Fallon

Committee / Directors: Alan Bennett, Gary Littlemore, Geoff Goodall, Lindsay Berry, Martin Fallon, Mike Riley, Roy Roberts, Steve Kinsella Joanne Williams, Andrew Prescott Lee Hughes

County Affiliation: Cheshire

Year Formed: 1968

Record Attendance: 803 v Runcorn Linnets, NWCFL Premier Division, December 2014

Previous Leagues:

West Cheshire League
Warrington &
District League
Runcorn Sunday League


West Cheshire League Two Winners 2006/07
West Cheshire League Two Runners Up 2004/05, 1994/95
Cheshire Amateur Cup Runners Up 1994/95
Pyke Cup Runners Up 2007/08
West Cheshire Bowl Winners 1993/94, 1991/92 Runners Up 2004/05, 1992/23
Bill Weight Memorial Cup Winners 2007/08, 2005/06, 2004/05
Runcorn Senior Cup Winners 2007/08, 2005/06, 2004/05
NWCFL Division 1 Runners Up 2010/11
NWCFL Premier Division Runners Up 2011/12
NWCFL Macron Cup Runners Up 2019/20

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