Runcorn Town
Chris Herbert

Current Position: 13th

P W D L F A Pts
42 15 7 20 70 76 52

Current Form: 22nd

6 0 1 5 5 18

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
07/05/16Abbey Hey (H)L 0-2
25/04/16AFC Darwen (H)L 2-5
23/04/16Squires Gate (A)L 1-2
18/04/16Atherton Collieries (H)L 0-4
16/04/16Padiham (A)D 1-1
11/04/16Ashton Athletic (H)L 1-4

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

New Manager Appointed At Runcorn Town
Runcorn Town have announced the appointment of Chris Herbert as their new First Team Manager.
Managerial Vacancy At Runcorn Town
Runcorn Town are now accepting applications for the position of First Team Manager.
Simon Burton To Leave Runcorn Town
Runcorn Town manager Simon Burton will leave role at the end of the season
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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 08/08/15NelsonH15:00L 0-4
Mon 10/08/15Winsford UnitedA19:45L 1-2 Stuart Wellstead (43
Sat 15/08/15Bacup BoroughH15:00W 3-0 Stuart Wellstead (41)
Stuart Wellstead (71)
Rob Ablewhite (90)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Mon 17/08/15BootleH19:45L 1-2 Paul Shanley (48)
Sat 22/08/15ColneA15:00D 2-2 Stuart Wellstead (3)
Stuart Wellstead (30)
Tue 25/08/15Cammell Laird 1907A19:45D 2-2 Paul Shanley (31)
James McShane (67)
Sat 29/08/15Northwich VictoriaH15:00L 2-3 Samuel Houghton (75)
Alex McPolin (85)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Tue 01/09/15Alsager TownA19:45W 1-0 Rob Ablewhite (80)
Sat 05/09/15Litherland REMYCAH15:00W 4-2 Stuart Welstead (12)
Paul Shanley (14p)
Paul Shanley (33)
Robert Ablewhite (84)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
Mon 07/09/15Atherton CollieriesH19:45Postp
Sat 12/09/15SilsdenA15:00D 2-2 Paul Shanley (29p)
Stuart Wellsend (42)
Mon 14/09/15Congleton TownH19:45W 4-2 Alex McPollin (20)
Alex McPollin (31)
Stuart Wellstead (45)
Mark Keddie (62)
Sat 19/09/15Barnoldswick TownA15:00W 4-1 Paul Shanley (35)
Paul Shanley (59p)
Paul Shanley (75)
Robert Ablewhite (90)
Wed 23/09/15AFC LiverpoolA19:45W 4-1 Robert Ablewhite (13)
Paul Shanley (42)
Robert Ablewhite (56)
James McShane (65)
Sat 26/09/15Squires GateH15:00W 5-0 Marvin Molyneux (7)
Rob Ablewhite (17)
Paul Shanley (26)
Paul Shanley (45)
Stephen Milne (66)
Tue 29/09/151874 NorthwichA19:45L 1-2 Adam McKillop (73)
Sat 03/10/15BarntonH15:00W 4-1 Warren Bellew (40)
Paul Shanley (64)
Warren Bellew (66)
Paul Stanley (90)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
Mon 05/10/15Winsford UnitedH19:45W 1-0 Christopher Lawton (18)
Sat 10/10/15AFC DarwenA15:00W 5-1 Robert Ablewhite (26)
Jack Irlam (45)
Christopher Lester (75)
Paul Shanley (80)
Nathan Martland (87)
Tue 13/10/15BootleA19:45W 1-0 Robert Ablewhite (26)
Sat 17/10/15AFC BlackpoolH15:00W 4-2 Gareth Grant (3)
Paul Shanley (26)
Robert Ablewhite (40)
Robert Ablewhite (76)
Mon 19/10/15Cammell Laird 1907H19:45L 0-1
Sat 24/10/15Ashton TownA15:00W 2-1 James McShane (79)
Gareth Grant (90)
  (The Men United Cup 2)
Sat 31/10/15Abbey HeyH15:00W 2-0 Paul Shanley (17)
Paul Shanley (27)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
Mon 02/11/15Tranmere RoversH19:45L 1-2 Curtis Cummins (37)
  (Cheshire Senior Cup P)
Sat 07/11/15AFC LiverpoolH15:00W 5-2 Paul Stanley (8)
Warren Bellew (45)
Gareth Grant (61)
Mark Jessie (70)
Christopher Lawton (75)
Sat 14/11/15Congleton TownA15:00L 1-4 Paul Shanley (73)
Sat 21/11/15Garforth TownH15:00W 3-0 James McShane (34)
James McShane (68)
Gareth Grant (84)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2)
Sat 28/11/15PadihamA15:00Postp
  (The Men United Cup 3)
Mon 30/11/15Ashton AthleticH19:45Postp
Sat 05/12/15Barnoldswick TownH15:00W 3-2 Paul Shanley (10)
Warren Bellew (45)
Paul Shanley (60p)
Sat 12/12/15North ShieldsA15:00Postp
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3)
Wed 16/12/15North ShieldsA19:45D 1-1 Chris Lawton (45)
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3)
  (AET, 1-1 after 90 mins)
Wed 16/12/15PadihamA19:45Postp
  (The Men United Cup 3)
Sat 19/12/15Abbey HeyA15:00L 0-2
Mon 21/12/15North ShieldsH19:45Postp
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3 R)
Sat 26/12/15Runcorn LinnetsH15:00L 1-3 Christopher Lester (37)
Sat 02/01/16West Didsbury & ChorltonA15:00W 3-0 Gareth Grant (11)
Rob Ablewhite (40)
Nathan Martland (90)
Mon 04/01/16North ShieldsH19:45L 0-1
  (F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3 R)
Sat 09/01/161874 NorthwichH15:00Postp
Wed 13/01/16PadihamA19:45WON Paul Shanley (82p)
Gareth Grant (100)
  (The Men United Cup 3)
  (2-2 AET, 1-1 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 4-5 on pens)
Sat 16/01/16AFC BlackpoolA15:00Postp
Sat 23/01/16PadihamH15:00W 2-0 Paul Shanley (33)
Daniel Toone (86)
Sat 30/01/16Ashton AthleticA15:00Postp
Sat 06/02/16AFC DarwenH15:00Postp
Sat 13/02/16NelsonA15:00L 2-3 Christopher Lawton (62)
Jack Irlam (70)
Mon 15/02/161874 NorthwichH19:45L 0-2
Sat 20/02/16SilsdenH15:00D 2-2 Mark Keddie (30)
Chris Lawton (73)
Sat 27/02/16Atherton CollieriesH15:00L 0-3
  (The Men United Cup QF)
Tue 01/03/16Ashton AthleticA19:45Postp
Sat 05/03/16ColneH15:00L 1-2 Paul Shanley (86p)
Mon 07/03/16Maine RoadA19:45L 2-3 Paul Shanley (21)
Jack irlam(26)
Sat 12/03/16Alsager TownH15:00L 0-1
Tue 15/03/16Ashton AthleticA19:45D 1-1 Christopher Lester (54)
Sat 19/03/16Atherton CollieriesA15:00L 0-4
Mon 21/03/16West Didsbury & ChorltonH19:45D 0-0
Sat 26/03/16AFC BlackpoolA15:00W 2-1 Billy Webb (46)
Danny Toone (85)
Mon 28/03/16Runcorn LinnetsA15:00L 1-2 Chris Lawton (48)
Sat 09/04/16Maine RoadH15:00W 1-0 James McShane (85)
Mon 11/04/16Ashton AthleticH19:45L 1-4 Sam Houghton (69)
Sat 16/04/16PadihamA15:00D 1-1 Rob Ablewhite (60)
Mon 18/04/16Atherton CollieriesH19:45L 0-4
Sat 23/04/16Squires GateA15:00L 1-2 Sam Houghton (7)
Mon 25/04/16AFC DarwenH20:00L 2-5 Rob Ablewhite (47)
Danny Toone (86)
Sat 07/05/16Abbey HeyH15:00L 0-2

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
08/08/15Nelson (H) L 0-4
10/08/15Winsford United (A) L 1-2
15/08/15Bacup Borough (H) W 3-0
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
17/08/15Bootle (H) L 1-2
22/08/15Colne (A) D 2-2
25/08/15Cammell Laird (A) D 2-2
29/08/15Northwich Vics (H) L 2-3
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
01/09/15Alsager Town (A) W 1-0
05/09/15Lith REMYCA (H) W 4-2
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1Q)
07/09/15Atherton Colls (H) Postp
12/09/15Silsden (A) D 2-2
14/09/15Congleton Town (H) W 4-2
19/09/15Barnoldswick Tn (A) W 4-1
23/09/15AFC Liverpool (A) W 4-1
26/09/15Squires Gate (H) W 5-0
29/09/151874 Northwich (A) L 1-2
03/10/15Barnton (H) W 4-1
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2Q)
05/10/15Winsford United (H) W 1-0
10/10/15AFC Darwen (A) W 5-1
13/10/15Bootle (A) W 1-0
17/10/15AFC Blackpool (H) W 4-2
19/10/15Cammell Laird (H) L 0-1
24/10/15Ashton Town (A) W 2-1
(The Men United Cup 2)
31/10/15Abbey Hey (H) W 2-0
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 1)
02/11/15Tranmere Rovers (H) L 1-2
(Cheshire Senior Cup P)
07/11/15AFC Liverpool (H) W 5-2
14/11/15Congleton Town (A) L 1-4
21/11/15Garforth Town (H) W 3-0
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 2)
28/11/15Padiham (A) Postp
(The Men United Cup 3)
30/11/15Ashton Athletic (H) Postp
05/12/15Barnoldswick Tn (H) W 3-2
12/12/15North Shields (A) Postp
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3)
16/12/15North Shields (A) D 1-1
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3)
(AET, 1-1 after 90 mins)
16/12/15Padiham (A) Postp
(The Men United Cup 3)
19/12/15Abbey Hey (A) L 0-2
21/12/15North Shields (H) Postp
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3 R)
26/12/15Runcorn Linnets (H) L 1-3
02/01/16West Did & Chor (A) W 3-0
04/01/16North Shields (H) L 0-1
(F.A. Carlsberg Vase 3 R)
09/01/161874 Northwich (H) Postp
13/01/16Padiham (A) W
(The Men United Cup 3)
(2-2 AET, 1-1 after 90 mins, Runcorn Town won 4-5 on pens)
16/01/16AFC Blackpool (A) Postp
23/01/16Padiham (H) W 2-0
30/01/16Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
06/02/16AFC Darwen (H) Postp
13/02/16Nelson (A) L 2-3
15/02/161874 Northwich (H) L 0-2
20/02/16Silsden (H) D 2-2
27/02/16Atherton Colls (H) L 0-3
(The Men United Cup QF)
01/03/16Ashton Athletic (A) Postp
05/03/16Colne (H) L 1-2
07/03/16Maine Road (A) L 2-3
12/03/16Alsager Town (H) L 0-1
15/03/16Ashton Athletic (A) D 1-1
19/03/16Atherton Colls (A) L 0-4
21/03/16West Did & Chor (H) D 0-0
26/03/16AFC Blackpool (A) W 2-1
28/03/16Runcorn Linnets (A) L 1-2
09/04/16Maine Road (H) W 1-0
11/04/16Ashton Athletic (H) L 1-4
16/04/16Padiham (A) D 1-1
18/04/16Atherton Colls (H) L 0-4
23/04/16Squires Gate (A) L 1-2
25/04/16AFC Darwen (H) L 2-5
07/05/16Abbey Hey (H) L 0-2

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Cards Mom
  Start Sub Start Sub Red Yellow  
Robert Ablewhite3015104031
Christian Banasko *1100000
Scott Beckett0000000
Warren Bellew19440011
Gareth Carson *6000110
Curtis Cummins *4710020
Ross Davies0000000
Christopher Dykes39200030
Tomas Giannotta4200000
Gareth Grant20851012
Declan Gregson10400000
Shaun Harris0000000
Samuel Houghton191421051
Jack Irlam291821010
Mark Keddie24230023
Sean Kelly38200021
Christopher Lester42030142
Daniel Lever (GK)53000024
Samuel Lowe0000000
Philip Macdiarmid0100000
Louis Martini *0000000
Nathan Martland121702020
Adam McKillop31110030
Alexander McPolin *5421000
James McShane46442060
Stephen Milne *31101000
Marvin Molyneux *17110021
Matthew Mottram0000000
Robert Newman0000000
Joseph Nicholson *0100000
Joshua Nicholson0100000
Philip Priestley (GK)1000000
Lee Roberts5100000
Richard Sadler1000000
Paul Shanley5212500319
Aaron Stafford0000000
Daniel Toone15030133
William Webb7210000
Stuart Wellstead *9280001
Daley Woods7700010

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

Other Current Squad Members

Lindsay Berry Committee Member
Simon Burton Manager
Stephen Kinsella Coach / Physio
Christopher Lawton Coach
Lucy Orme Physio
Micheal Riley Treasurer
Thomas Spearrit Assistant Manager

Matchday Information

Ground: Pavilions

Address: Sandy Lane, Weston Point, Runcorn, Cheshire

Postcode: WA7 4EX

Telephone: 01928 590508

Midweek Night: Monday

2015/16 Admission Prices: £5 adults, £3 concessions

Directions: M56 J12. Head towards Liverpool. Come off at fourth exit (Runcorn Docks), turn left at the top of slip road, left at T-Junction, then left into Pavilions. ;M62 J7. Head towards Runcorn. When crossing Runcorn Bridge, stay in the right hand lane. Follow road around and come off at second exit (Runcorn Docks). Turn right at the top of slip road, left at T-Junction, then left into Pavilions.

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Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Pavilions

Address: Sandy Lane, Weston Point, Runcorn, Cheshire

Postcode: WA7 4EX

Telephone: 01928 590508


Twitter: @RuncornTown

Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Stockings

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Black Shorts, Black Stockings

Alternative Colours: Green Shirts, Green Shorts, Green Stockings

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Orange Shirt, Black Shorts, Black Stockings

Secretary: Linda Young

Chairman: Tony Riley

Manager: Chris Herbert

Programme Editor: Paul Watson

Committee / Directors: Tony Riley, Linda Young, Mike Riley, Roy Roberts, Martin Fallon, Steve Kinsella, Alan Bennett, James Holland, Phil Crilly, Lindsay Berry

County Affiliation: Cheshire F.A.

Year Formed: 1967

Record Attendance: 803 v Runcorn Linnets, NWCFL Prem Div, December 2014

Previous Leagues:

West Cheshire League
Warrington & District 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