Hanley Town

Michael Morton
Potteries Park

Current Position: 3rd

P W D L F A Pts
7 3 2 2 12 9 11

Current Form: 7th

6 3 1 2 16 8

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
04/11/20Irlam (H)W 3-0
31/10/20Whitchurch Alport (H)D 1-1
27/10/20Ashton Athletic (H)L 2-4
24/10/20Barnoldswick Town (A)W 3-2
20/10/20Congleton Town (A)L 0-1
17/10/20Eccleshall (A)W 7-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
05/12/20Deeping Rangers (H)15:00
19/12/20Litherland REMYCA (H)15:00
26/12/20Whitchurch Alport (A)15:00
02/01/21Squires Gate (H)15:00
05/01/21Longridge Town (H)19:45
09/01/21Winsford United (H)15:00

Latest News:

Hanley Town Have Boardroom Reshuffle
Hanley Town have had a complete reshuffle of staff and have announced a new Chairman, Vice Chairman, Secretary, Treasurer and match day secretary.
"When we lose it hurts. It just ruins your weekend!"
Hanley Town boss Michael Morton believes his side can compete at the right end of the table after a tough season.
New manager at Hanley Town
Hanley Town have announced the appointment of Simon Bell as their new manager.
Michael aims for strong finish
Hanley Town manager Michael Edwards believes that his side is now back on track for a strong finish to the season.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Tue 01/09/20Lye Town H19:45W 3-1 Joseph Thompson (19p)
Joshua Beaumont (45)
Brian Barton (80)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 12/09/20Gresley Rovers H15:00W 5-1 Kieran Brown (42)
Kieran Brown (45+2)
Kieran Brown (68)
Thomas Ashton (83)
Brian Barton (90)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Tue 22/09/20Redditch United H19:45W 3-2 Kieran Brown (42)
Brian Barton (82)
Ricardo Fuller (85p)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup 1Q)
Sat 03/10/20Ilkeston Town A15:00L 1-4 Niall Cope (21)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup 2Q)
Wed 07/10/20Avro A19:45D 1-1 Nathan Okome (5)
Sat 10/10/20EccleshallA15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Wed 14/10/20Northwich Victoria H19:45W 2-0 Kieran Brown (43)
Kyle Stubbs (56)
Sat 17/10/20Eccleshall A15:00W 7-0 Kieran Brown (10)
Daniel Needham (42)
Kieran Brown (53)
Kieran Brown (54)
Thomas Ashton (83)
Nathan Okome (86)
Joseph Thompson (90)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Tue 20/10/20Congleton Town A19:45L 0-1
Sat 24/10/20Barnoldswick Town A15:00W 3-2 Daniel Needham (60)
Ryan Malbon (77)
Brian Barton (82)
Tue 27/10/20Ashton Athletic H19:45L 2-4 Callum Feeney (50)
Kieran Brown (85)
Sat 31/10/20Deeping RangersH15:00Postp
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 31/10/20Whitchurch Alport H15:00D 1-1 Ryan Malbon (41)
Wed 04/11/20Irlam H19:45W 3-0 Nathan Okome (27)
Kieran Brown (76)
Kieran Brown (82)
Sat 05/12/20Deeping RangersH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 19/12/20Litherland REMYCAH15:00 
Sat 26/12/20Whitchurch AlportA15:00 
Sat 02/01/21Squires GateH15:00 
Tue 05/01/21Longridge TownH19:45 
Sat 09/01/21Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 16/01/21BurscoughA15:00 
Sat 23/01/21PadihamH15:00 
Sat 30/01/21IrlamA15:00 
Sat 06/02/211874 NorthwichH15:00 
Sat 13/02/21Warrington Rylands 1906H15:00 
Sat 20/02/21Charnock RichardA15:00 
Sat 27/02/21Runcorn TownA15:00 
Sat 06/03/21Barnoldswick TownH15:00 
Sat 13/03/21Northwich VictoriaA15:00 
Sat 20/03/21BurscoughH15:00 
Sat 27/03/21Longridge TownA15:00 
Sat 03/04/21BootleH15:00 
Sat 10/04/21Skelmersdale UnitedA15:00 
Tue 13/04/21Winsford UnitedA19:45 
Sat 17/04/21Litherland REMYCAA15:00 
Sat 24/04/21Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 01/05/211874 NorthwichA15:00 
Mon 03/05/21AvroH15:00 
Sat 08/05/21Ashton AthleticA15:00 
Tue 11/05/21Runcorn TownH19:45 
Sat 15/05/21Squires GateA15:00 
Tue 18/05/21Charnock RichardH19:45 
Sat 29/05/21BootleA15:00 
Mon 31/05/21PadihamA15:00 
Sat 12/06/21Skelmersdale UnitedH15:00 
TBCWarrington Rylands 1906A 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
01/09/20Lye Town (H) W 3-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
12/09/20Gresley Rovers (H) W 5-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
22/09/20Redditch United (H) W 3-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup 1Q)
03/10/20Ilkeston Tn (A) L 1-4
(The Emirates F.A Cup 2Q)
07/10/20Avro (A) D 1-1
10/10/20Eccleshall (A) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
14/10/20Northwich Vics (H) W 2-0
17/10/20Eccleshall (A) W 7-0
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
20/10/20Congleton Town (A) L 0-1
24/10/20Barnoldswick Tn (A) W 3-2
27/10/20Ashton Athletic (H) L 2-4
31/10/20 (H) Postp
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
31/10/20Whitchurch Alp (H) D 1-1
04/11/20Irlam (H) W 3-0
05/12/20 (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
19/12/20Lith REMYCA (H) 15:00
26/12/20Whitchurch Alp (A) 15:00
02/01/21Squires Gate (H) 15:00
05/01/21Longridge Town (H) 19:45
09/01/21Winsford United (H) 15:00
16/01/21Burscough (A) 15:00
23/01/21Padiham (H) 15:00
30/01/21Irlam (A) 15:00
06/02/211874 Northwich (H) 15:00
13/02/21Warrington Rylands (H) 15:00
20/02/21Charnock Rich (A) 15:00
27/02/21Runcorn Town (A) 15:00
06/03/21Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00
13/03/21Northwich Vics (A) 15:00
20/03/21Burscough (H) 15:00
27/03/21Longridge Town (A) 15:00
03/04/21Bootle (H) 15:00
10/04/21Skelmersdale Utd (A) 15:00
13/04/21Winsford United (A) 19:45
17/04/21Lith REMYCA (A) 15:00
24/04/21Congleton Town (H) 15:00
01/05/211874 Northwich (A) 15:00
03/05/21Avro (H) 15:00
08/05/21Ashton Athletic (A) 15:00
11/05/21Runcorn Town (H) 19:45
15/05/21Squires Gate (A) 15:00
18/05/21Charnock Rich (H) 19:45
29/05/21Bootle (A) 15:00
31/05/21Padiham (A) 15:00
12/06/21Skelmersdale Utd (H) 15:00
TBCWarrington Rylands (A)

Matchday Information

Ground: Potteries Park

Address: Abbey Lane, Bucknall, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire

Postcode: ST2 8AJ


Midweek Night: Tuesday

2020/21 Admission Prices: £6 Adult (16+), £4 Concession (65+ and 10-15). *Under 10s free with a paying adult*

Programme Price: £2.00

Directions: By train and bus

The nearest train station is Stoke-on-Trent. Our ground is approximately 3 miles away. There is taxi and bus stops immediately outside the station as you leave at the exit on Platform 1. If you opt to get a bus from the station, the best Bus company to look at in terms of times would be First Potteries (the most popular and regular bus service, however other companies will travel nearby as well). The Train Stations postcode is ST4 2AA (starting point), with our postcode being ST2 8AJ. You can enter the time leaving beforehand to plan on First’s website. You will in most cases need to get 2 buses (one to Hanley bus station, and then one to either Bucknall or Abbey Hulton), therefore a Day ticket, including your return will be better value. A short walk of half a mile, will be required in most cases to the ground, as the busses don’t actually go down Abbey Lane. It’s worth looking at where your bus will drop you off, it’s often either on Werrington Road or Leek Road.

By Car

At Junction 16 (M6), take the A500 exit to Newcastle-under-Lyme/Stoke-on-Trent(North)/Crewe/Nantwich. After about 7 miles, use the left lane to merge onto Etruria Road (A53) via the slip road. Keep right to stay on A53. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Cobridge Road. After half a mile, turn right onto Waterloo Road (A50). Carry on, taking the first exit at the upcoming roundabout. At the traffic lights, turn left onto Bucknall New Road and carry on until the lights where you will want the left lane. After half a mile, turn left onto Fellbroook Lane, following the road around onto Abbey Lane. You will then see the ground on your left. Turn left on to the lane, going up to the ground, and you will see a car park (approx 100 spaces) on your left. If it’s a busy matchday or event taking place, and you can’t park on our car park, please do consider our neighbours wherever you do park – please DO NOT park on the lane itself.

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Nearest Railway: Stoke-on-Trent (3 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: See Directions above. If leaving from Stoke-on-Trent train station, or anywhere else in the city for that matter, First Potteries website is a good place to look and plan.

Parking Facilities: The club has 105 parking spaces, 6 of which are disabled spaces. Please do not park on the lane itself (on the grass verges). If parking next to our neighbours off site (generally should not be the case), then please be considerate.

Ground Facilities: We have a Cafe and a licensed clubhouse bar. We also have 3 stands offering shelter, with over 100 seats available for spectators.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: Potteries Park

Address: Abbey Lane, Bucknall, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire

Postcode: ST2 8AJ


Website: http://www.hanley-townfc.co.uk

Twitter: @hanleytown66

Registered Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Green Shirt, Black Shorts, Green Socks

Alternative Colours: Grey Shirts, Grey Shorts, Grey Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Blue Shirt, Black Shorts, Blue Socks

Secretary: Dan Withey

Chairman: Ronald McIlreavy

Manager: Michael Morton

Programme Editor: Dan Withey

Committee / Directors: Ronald McIlreavy, Lesley Blowers, Paul Brough, Dan Withey, Ronald Morton, Darren Stair, Gary Humphreys, Peter Giblin, Paul Legge, Graham Eason, Jim Rawlinson, Andrew Bourne, James Rawlinson, John Beeston

County Affiliation: Staffordshire

Year Formed: 1966

Record Attendance: 1000 v Chasetown 1982

Previous Leagues:

Staffordshire County Senior League


Longton League Champions: 1966/67,67/68,68/69
Longton League Cup Winners: 1967/68,68/69
Longton Charity Cup Winners: 1966/67,67,68
Staffs County League Div 2 Champions:1967/68
Staffs County League Div 1 Champions:1968/69
Staffs County League Prem Div Runners-Up: 1969/70,70/71,71/72
Staffs County League Premier Div Champions: 1972/73,75/76
Staffs County League Premier Cup Winners: 1969/70,91/92
Staffs County League Cup Runners-Up: 1967/68,69/70,77/78
North Staffs Charity Cup Semi-Final: 1884/85 (vs Port Vale)
Staffs Junior Cup Winners:1888/89
Staffs Junior Cup Runners-Up: 1968/69
Hanley Cup Winners: 1967/68/68/69,75/76
May Bank Cup Winners: 1967/68,68/69,91/92
May Bank Cup Runners-Up: 1971/72,73/74
Staffs FA Challenge Cup Winners: 1972/73,77/78
Staffs FA Challenge Cup Runners-Up: 1973/74
Roger Lomas Trophy Winners: 1973/74,75/76.76/77,77/78
Roger Lomas Trophy Runners-Up: 1974/75
Leek Cup Winners: 1979/80,85/86,86/87,2004/05,12/13
Leek Cup Runners-Up:1967/68,78/79,2005/06
Congleton Floodlit Trophy Winners: 1987/88
Newcastle Charities Cup Winners: 1987/88
Fenton Charities Cup Winners: 1994/95
Sentinel Cup Winners: 1991/92
Sentinel Cup Runners-Up: 1974/75,76/77
Sentinel Cup Quarter-Finalist: 1892/93
Sentinel Shield Winners 1987/88
Staffs Alliance League Premier Div Runners-Up: 1986/87
Staffs Alliance Premier Cup Winners: 1987/88
Mid-Cheshire League Div 2 Cup Winners: 1976/77
Mid-Cheshire League Div 2 Cup Runners-Up: 1977/78
Mid-Cheshire League Cup Winners: 1979/80,80/81,86/87
Mid-Cheshire League Champions: 1981/82
Staffs FA Vase Winners: 1980/81,2004/05,12/13
Staffs FA Vase Runners-Up: 1981/82
Midland League(scsl)Champions:2004/05,05/06
Midland League Cup Winners: 2004/05
Northern Cup Winners: 2005/06
StaffsCountySeniorLeague Premier Div Champions:2011/12 1st team
StaffsCountySeniorLeague Division 1 Champions:2011/12 2nd team
Staffs County Senior League Quadruple Winners: 2012/13
League Champions,League Cup,Staffs FA Vase,Leek Cup
North West Counties League Division 1 Cup Runners-Up:2013/14
North West Counties League Division 1 Play-Off Finalists:2014/15
Potteries Junior Youth League(U16s Div1)Champions:2014/15
Sentinel Shield(U16s)Runners-up:2014/15
Potteries Junior Youth League Cup(U16s)Runners-Up:2014/15
NorthStaffsCombinationLeague U17s(Doug Brown)Cup Winners:2015/16
North Staffs Combination League U17s Champions:2015/16
North West Counties League Division 1 Cup Runners-Up:2015/16
North West Counties League Division 1 Champions:2015/16
Sentinel Cup Runners-Up: 2016/17

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