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Walker Cup goal for Windermere's Chapman

50052092B005 RISING star Adam Chapman has been rubber-stamped as one of this country’s top amateur talents by being named in the 2015 England Elite Squad.

Top coach helps Barrow Celtic kids

50067555B006 EAGER-TO-LEARN young footballers took advantage of some expert coaching at the hands of two experienced heads. (3 comments)

Barrow Raiders boss helps kids join the JETs set: picture special

50068215B011 FUTURE rugby league talents took advantage of a raft of coaching knowledge to help boost their game. (1 comment)

Dalton speedway flier wants to end season on a high

S74263B.jpg BACK-TO-FORM speedway rider Adam Roynon hopes to end an eventful year with a flourish.

Swarthmoor go marching on

50060967B002.jpg SWARTHMOOR continued their winning start to the Kent Valley Junior Football League campaign with a comprehensive win against Wattsfield.

Hawcoat produce RU district nine

S47266BB RUGBY players from Hawcoat Park were on could nine after being awarded district honours.

Barrow AFC confirm Owens loan deal


BARROW AFC have confirmed the loan signing of striker Andy Owens who arrives from AFC Telford United on a one-month deal.

Furness bowlers lead title attack

50066872B004.jpg THE Furness bowling unit’s big contribution to their North Lancs and Cumbria League Premier Division title triumph is there for all to see when viewing the end-of-season averages.

Barrow Celtic get thumbs up to take over ground

BARROW Celtic have taken ownership of their ground.

Barrow swimmer targets World Championships

50067293B000 THE World and European Championships are the ambitious goals in the sights of swim ace Fraser Minnican.

Walney Terriers impress against North West

50068267B010 GRIDIRON took over Craven Park as Walney Terriers fought tooth and nail against a North West Select team. (2 comments)

England call-up for Askam schoolgirl

S48023BB TEENAGER Emily Bolton has earned a place on Table Tennis England’s youth squad.

Barrow Island shock Clock Face: picture special

50068228B000 BARROW Island blew the North West Counties Division One title race wide open with a high-class victory over leaders Clock Face Miners.

Walney beat Dalton in Barton Townley: picture special

50068207B003.jpg cents SUCCESS continues to knock on the door of Gary Broadbent’s Walney Cents.

Junior Sport

Top coach helps Barrow Celtic kids

50067555B006 EAGER-TO-LEARN young footballers took advantage of some expert coaching at the hands of two experienced heads. (3 comments)

Barrow boxing feast aids charity cause

50067951B000 FIGHT fans are looking forward to another action-packed charity boxing night at Abbey House Hotel.

World Championship aim for Grange's PDC darter

A0370817.jpg NEW darts pro Tony Newell is dreaming of a place on the stage at the Alexandra Palace for this year’s World Championships.

Castleford Tigers deal for Askam ace

S46989BB A TALENTED RL ace is a step closer to realising his Super League dream after signing forms with Castleford Tigers.

Barrow Junior Open a success

50067948B005 MIGHTY Joe Mitchell emerged as the overall winner of Barrow Golf Club’s Junior Open with an outstanding best gross score of 73.

Amateur RL news

Walney Central book place in Top Four final

50068511B006.jpg morrow MIKE Whitehead rolled back the years and rolled over the opposition as he helped Walney Central book their place in this Saturday’s Top Four final against Maryport at Craven Park.

Dalton athlete lands Invictus Games gold haul

S47606BB PARALYMPIC athlete Charlie Walker insists all the hard work had paid off as he claimed a hat-trick of gold medals at the inaugural Invictus Games, presented by Jaguar Land Rover.

Windermere golf ace wins Vardon Trophy

S47733BB IN-FORM Adam Chapman landed another trophy to go with his ever-increasing collection.

South Cumbria kids reap football coaching rewards: picture special

50066718B005 YOUNG footballers are ready for the new season after being put through their paces during the summer.

Lake District rally hopes for increased entries

50056624B003.jpg ORGANISERS are hoping a winter motorsport spectacular will benefit from a boost in entries this year.

Amateur football

Furness Cavaliers defeat Walney Island in seven-goal thriller

FURNESS Cavaliers completed a West Lancashire League Division Two double over Walney Island in a closely-contested derby at Tummerhill on Saturday.

Gr-eight stuff in Swarthmoor victory

50060967B005.jpg SWARTHMOOR started their Kent Valley Junior Football League season in style with a crushing victory against Milnthorpe.

Hawcoat Colts see off New Brighton

S47013BB HAWCOAT started the season with a bright performance under a shining sun against new Brighton.

Mountain bikers rip it up in Cumbria picture special

50067660B015 CALM and tranquil forests were turned into a riot of action as mountain bikers flocked to South Cumbria.

Tributes to Barrow bowling gent

A0458886.jpg thomospn THE bowling fraternity is mourning the loss of Steve Thompson.

Holker make it a perfect 10

S47008BB HOLKER Old Boys stormed into the second round of the Lancashire Youth Cup with a 10-goal demolition of Langho.

Hawcoat's magnificent sevens

S46492BB SEVEN proved the lucky number for Hawcoat Park as they claimed victory in a junior tournament at Egremont.

Dowdales RL trio land Super League deals

50067336B000 THREE members of the all-conquering Dowdales RL team have been given the chance to prove themselves in Super League.

Ulverston recapture Maj-ic

50063058B010.jpg PAKISTANI run-machine Majeed Jehangir will be playing North Lancs and Cumbria League cricket again next year, after re-signing as Ulverston professional.

Walney Terriers set for Cumbria Bowl

50054598B011.jpg WALNEY Terriers are gearing up for one of the most eagerly-awaited days in the club’s short history as they prepare to run out at a professional stadium for the first time.

Dalton football festival a big success

50067447B005 HUNDREDS of players and spectators packed into a sun-drenched football club for an end-of-summer festival.

Keen humbled to be Barrow AFC life president

A50005188B011.jpg BRIAN Keen says he feels ‘humbled’ at the amount of support he has received following the announcement he is today being made life president of Barrow AFC. (1 comment)

Keen 'gobsmacked' by Barrow AFC

50067639B004 ‘OVERWHELMING’ was how ex-Barrow AFC chairman Brian Keen described his reaction to being lauded by supporters and the club’s new regime.

Summer sports a hit in Barrow

50066192B005 A WIDE range of activities were on offer as youngsters took advantage of multi-sport camps in the summer holidays.

International hockey ace delivers Windermere masterclass

50067369B001 INTERNATIONAL hockey ace David Ames hit the right note with a high-quality coaching day at Windermere School.

Coventry challenge for Barrow Raiders man Ron

50067394B001. 005 A DEVOTED Barrow rugby league fan will be torn by divided loyalties next season.

GB call for Barrow runner

A0514746.jpg BARROVIAN endurance master Craig Holgate is set to once again get that ultra-special feeling of representing his nation.


Furness bowlers lead title attack

50066872B004.jpg THE Furness bowling unit’s big contribution to their North Lancs and Cumbria League Premier Division title triumph is there for all to see when viewing the end-of-season averages.

Tributes to Barrow AFC striker and Vickerstown bowler Billy

S45409BB.jpg TRIBUTES have been paid to Billy Quinn – a fine all-round sportsman who shone at cricket and football in the 1970s. (7 comments)

Furness fisherman lands rare catch

S45631BB IT may not exactly be a monster, but for a Furness angler landing a small but rare scaldfish was a memorable catch.


Ulverston home in on top spot

ULVERSTON Cons are on course for fourth spot in the South Lakeland Financial Consultants-sponsored Furness And District League Division One after a superb 12-2 home win over Askam.
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