Bacup Borough

Brent Peters
Brian Boys West View Stadium

Current Position: 16th

P W D L F A Pts
11 3 2 6 19 24 11

Current Form: 16th

6 1 2 3 9 11

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
05/10/19Cleator Moor Celtic (A)L 2-3
28/09/19St Helens Town (A)W 2-1
21/09/19AFC Liverpool (H)D 0-0
14/09/19Golcar United (A)D 3-3
11/09/19Shelley (H)L 0-1
07/09/19Abbey Hey (A)L 2-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
19/10/19Charnock Richard (H)15:00
26/10/19Lower Breck (H)15:00
30/10/19Emley AFC (H)20:00
02/11/19AFC Blackpool (A)15:00
05/11/19Colne (A)20:00
09/11/19Holker Old Boys (H)15:00

Latest News:

Peters aiming for promotion
After nearly 22 years with the club, Brent Peters wants Bacup Borough to be competing at the very top of the table.
Work continues at Bacup
Major building repair work is continuing at Bacup Borough, after extensive storm damage a couple of weeks ago.
More storm damage at Bacup
Bacup Borough are once again counting the cost of storm damage at the Brian Boys West View Stadium.
Macron Player of the Month presentation - Anthony Hall
Anthony Hall of Bacup Borough won the Macron Player of the Month award for the First Division North in December.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19Daisy Hill A15:00L 1-3 Louis Holding (71p)
Wed 07/08/19AFC Darwen H20:00L 1-2 Alex Mellor (3)
Sat 10/08/19Emley AFCH15:00Postp
Sat 17/08/19Ashton Town A15:00L 3-5 Alex Mellor (13)
Matthew Bryan (25)
Joel Gnabouyou (61)
Wed 21/08/19Nelson H20:00L 2-3 Matthew Bryan (43)
Joshua Walne (85)
Sat 24/08/19Pilkington H15:00W 1-0 Joel Gnabouyou (77)
Mon 26/08/19Chadderton A15:00W 4-3 Matthew Bryan (2)
Kyle Siddle (43)
Matthew Bryan (73)
Joel Gnabouyou (90+4)
Sat 31/08/19Grimsby Borough H15:00L 1-2 Kyle Siddle (2)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 07/09/19Abbey Hey A15:00L 2-3 Matthew Bryan (41p)
Alex Mellor (67)
  (The Cup 1)
Wed 11/09/19Shelley H20:00L 0-1
Sat 14/09/19Golcar United A15:00D 3-3 Matthew Bryan (43)
Louis Holding (89p)
Matthew Bryan (90+4)
Sat 21/09/19AFC Liverpool H15:00D 0-0
Wed 25/09/19Emley AFCH20:00Postp
Sat 28/09/19St Helens Town A15:00W 2-1 Matthew Bryan (73)
Joel Gnabouyou (87)
Sat 05/10/19Cleator Moor Celtic A15:00L 2-3 Kyle Siddle (51)
Ryan Siddle (78)
Sat 19/10/19Charnock RichardH15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 26/10/19Lower BreckH15:00 
Wed 30/10/19Emley AFCH20:00 
Sat 02/11/19AFC BlackpoolA15:00 
Tue 05/11/19ColneA20:00 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 09/11/19Holker Old BoysH15:00 
Sat 16/11/19GarstangA15:00 
Sat 23/11/19ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 30/11/19ShelleyA15:00 
Sat 07/12/19Golcar UnitedH15:00 
Sat 14/12/19AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 21/12/19Daisy HillH15:00 
Thu 26/12/19Prestwich HeysA15:00 
Sat 28/12/19Atherton LRA15:00 
Sat 04/01/20Ashton TownH15:00 
Sat 11/01/20SteetonH15:00 
Sat 25/01/20Holker Old BoysA15:00 
Sat 01/02/20PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 08/02/20Atherton LRH15:00 
Sat 15/02/20NelsonA15:00 
Sat 29/02/20Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 07/03/20AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 14/03/20St Helens TownH15:00 
Sat 21/03/20SteetonA15:00 
Sat 04/04/20GarstangH15:00 
Sat 11/04/20Emley AFCA15:00 
Mon 13/04/20Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Sat 18/04/20Lower BreckA15:00 
Sat 25/04/20AFC BlackpoolH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19Daisy Hill (A) L 1-3
07/08/19AFC Darwen (H) L 1-2
10/08/19Emley AFC (H) Postp
17/08/19Ashton Town (A) L 3-5
21/08/19Nelson (H) L 2-3
24/08/19Pilkington (H) W 1-0
26/08/19Chadderton (A) W 4-3
31/08/19Grimsby Borough (H) L 1-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
07/09/19Abbey Hey (A) L 2-3
(The Cup 1)
11/09/19Shelley (H) L 0-1
14/09/19Golcar United (A) D 3-3
21/09/19AFC Liverpool (H) D 0-0
25/09/19Emley AFC (H) Postp
28/09/19St Helens Town (A) W 2-1
05/10/19Cleator Moor (A) L 2-3
19/10/19Charnock Rich (H) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
26/10/19Lower Breck (H) 15:00
30/10/19Emley AFC (H) 20:00
02/11/19AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
05/11/19Colne (A) 20:00
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
09/11/19Holker OB (H) 15:00
16/11/19Garstang (A) 15:00
23/11/19Chadderton (H) 15:00
30/11/19Shelley (A) 15:00
07/12/19Golcar United (H) 15:00
14/12/19AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
21/12/19Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
26/12/19Prestwich Heys (A) 15:00
28/12/19Atherton LR (A) 15:00
04/01/20Ashton Town (H) 15:00
11/01/20Steeton (H) 15:00
25/01/20Holker OB (A) 15:00
01/02/20Pilkington (A) 15:00
08/02/20Atherton LR (H) 15:00
15/02/20Nelson (A) 15:00
29/02/20Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
07/03/20AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
14/03/20St Helens Town (H) 15:00
21/03/20Steeton (A) 15:00
04/04/20Garstang (H) 15:00
11/04/20Emley AFC (A) 15:00
13/04/20Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
18/04/20Lower Breck (A) 15:00
25/04/20AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00

Matchday Information

Ground: Brian Boys West View Stadium

Address: Cowtoot Lane, Blackthorn, Bacup, Lancashire

Postcode: OL13 8EE

Telephone: 01706 878655

Midweek Night: Wednesday

2019/20 Admission Prices:

Programme Price:

Directions: M62/M60 onto M66, follow to end signed Rawtenstall. Continue for approx 4 miles to Bacup, turn left into Burnley Road, turn right before the Irwell Inn into Cooper Street. At top of hill turn right and second left into Cowtoot Lane.

Please note that teams around the M6 can proceed to the M65 rather than the M60 which can be heavily congested. Proceed M6 North, exit at the M65 follow until the overhead Halifax Sign, exit following this, off the Motorway, left at roundabout up to the traffic lights, Turn Right and follow, go through next lights follow to an angled junction, turn right ( do not bear left towards Todmorden) keep right and follow this road over the moors, through Weir Village carry on until what used to be the Irwell public house on left, turn left to top of the hill, turn right first main left Cowtoot Lane, parking in the school yard on right at the top. No coaches, Coaches park on Blackthorn Lane.

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Nearest Railway: Rochdale/Todmorden/Burnley

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Buses run from Accrington, Bury to Bacup via Rawtenstall, Burnley, Rochdale and Todmorden.

Parking Facilities: Match Parking is outside the ground, and there is additional parking in the School yard situated on the right at the top of Cowtoot Lane

* Bacup Borough Football Club / Thorn Primary School can not be held responsible for any loss or damage to vehicles parked on land belonging to the same.

Coaches must park on Blackthorn Lane

Ground Facilities: Access to Sports Bar. Covered seating and covered terracing.

Bacup is also home to the Famous Premiership Pie as Featured On Sky Sports News, although the directors of BBFC cannot guarantee Premiership Pie will be available at every game.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Bacup Borough Football Club Limited C/N 5957213

Ground: Brian Boys West View Stadium

Address: Cowtoot Lane, Blackthorn, Bacup, Lancashire

Postcode: OL13 8EE

Telephone: 01706 878655


Twitter: @BacupBoro

Registered Colours: White Shirts with Black Trim, Black Shorts, Black Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Shorts, Socks

Alternative Colours: Sky Blue Shirts, Shorts, White Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Shorts, Socks

Secretary: Chief Executive

Chairman: Brent Peters

Manager: Brent Peters

Programme Editor: Michael Carr

Committee / Directors: Brent Peters, Natalie James, Debra O`Connor, Andrew Walker

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1879

Record Attendance: 2,000 v. F.C. United of Manchester, February 2007

Previous Leagues:

Lancashire Combination


Lancashire Junior Cup Winners 1910-11
Lancashire Junior Cup Runners Up 1922-23, 1974-75
Lancashire Combination League Champions 1946-47
Lancashire Combination Cup Runners Up 1946-47, 1980-81
NWCFL Division Two Runners Up 1989-90
NWCFL Second Division Trophy Runners Up 2000-01
NWCFL Second Division Champions 2002-03
NWCFL Challenge Cup Winners 2003-04, 2011-12

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