Holker Old Boys

Kevin Watkin
The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Current Position: 14th

P W D L F A Pts
4 2 1 1 6 9 7

Current Form: 14th

4 2 1 1 6 9

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
20/08/19AFC Blackpool (A)D 1-1
17/08/19Chadderton (A)W 2-1
10/08/19Golcar United (H)W 2-1
03/08/19AFC Darwen (H)L 1-6

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
24/08/19Ashton Town (H)15:00
26/08/19Garstang (H)15:00
31/08/19Easington Colliery (A)15:00
05/09/19St Helens Town (A)20:00
07/09/19AFC Blackpool (H)15:00
10/09/19Steeton (A)19:45

Latest News:

Holker Old Boys celebrate 1000 games
A special presentation was made to Holker Old Boys on Saturday, to commemorate the club's achievement in playing 1000 games in our League.
Emblematically Speaking - Holker Old Boys
Ever wondered why a stag's head is featured in the Holker Old Boys club emblem? Stewart Taylor explains.
Managerial Vacancy at Holker Old Boys
Holker Old Boys are looking to recruit a manager/coach for the first team.
Reusch Division One Goalkeeper Of The Month Presentation - Jaroslaw Bitner
Jaroslaw Bitner of Holker Old Boys won the Reusch Division One Goalkeeper of the Month Award for September.

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Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19AFC Darwen H15:00L 1-6 Tyler Wood (2)
Thu 08/08/19St Helens TownA19:45Postp
Sat 10/08/19Golcar United H15:00W 2-1 Tom Dawson (10)
Brandon Collins (69)
Sat 17/08/19Chadderton A15:00W 2-1 Tyler Wood (5)
Brandon Collins (48)
Tue 20/08/19AFC Blackpool A19:45D 1-1 Jamie Mellen (40)
Sat 24/08/19Ashton TownH15:00 
Mon 26/08/19GarstangH15:00 
Sat 31/08/19Easington CollieryA15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Thu 05/09/19St Helens TownA20:00 
Sat 07/09/19AFC BlackpoolH15:00 
  (The First Division Cup 1)
Tue 10/09/19SteetonA19:45 
Sat 14/09/19Prestwich HeysA15:00 
Sat 21/09/19ShelleyH15:00 
Sat 28/09/19Atherton LRH15:00 
Sat 12/10/19Lower BreckA15:00 
Sat 19/10/19Abbey HeyA15:00 
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 26/10/19NelsonH15:00 
Sat 02/11/19AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 09/11/19Bacup BoroughA15:00 
Sat 16/11/19Prestwich HeysH15:00 
Sat 23/11/19PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 30/11/19AFC BlackpoolH15:00 
Sat 07/12/19NelsonA15:00 
Sat 14/12/19SteetonH15:00 
Sat 21/12/19ShelleyA15:00 
Thu 26/12/19Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 28/12/19Golcar UnitedA15:00 
Sat 04/01/20Emley AFCA15:00 
Sat 11/01/20Daisy HillH15:00 
Sat 25/01/20Bacup BoroughH15:00 
Sat 01/02/20Daisy HillA15:00 
Sat 08/02/20Lower BreckH15:00 
Sat 15/02/20AFC DarwenA15:00 
Sat 29/02/20AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 07/03/20PilkingtonH15:00 
Sat 14/03/20Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 21/03/20Emley AFCH15:00 
Sat 04/04/20Atherton LRA15:00 
Sat 11/04/20St Helens TownH15:00 
Mon 13/04/20Cleator Moor CelticA15:00 
Sat 18/04/20GarstangA15:00 
Sat 25/04/20ChaddertonH15:00 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19AFC Darwen (H) L 1-6
08/08/19St Helens Town (A) Postp
10/08/19Golcar United (H) W 2-1
17/08/19Chadderton (A) W 2-1
20/08/19AFC Blackpool (A) D 1-1
24/08/19Ashton Town (H) 15:00
26/08/19Garstang (H) 15:00
31/08/19Easington Colls (A) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
05/09/19St Helens Town (A) 20:00
07/09/19AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
(The First Division Cup 1)
10/09/19Steeton (A) 19:45
14/09/19Prestwich Heys (A) 15:00
21/09/19Shelley (H) 15:00
28/09/19Atherton LR (H) 15:00
12/10/19Lower Breck (A) 15:00
19/10/19Abbey Hey (A) 15:00
(The Macron Cup 1)
26/10/19Nelson (H) 15:00
02/11/19AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
09/11/19Bacup Borough (A) 15:00
16/11/19Prestwich Heys (H) 15:00
23/11/19Pilkington (A) 15:00
30/11/19AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
07/12/19Nelson (A) 15:00
14/12/19Steeton (H) 15:00
21/12/19Shelley (A) 15:00
26/12/19Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
28/12/19Golcar United (A) 15:00
04/01/20Emley AFC (A) 15:00
11/01/20Daisy Hill (H) 15:00
25/01/20Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
01/02/20Daisy Hill (A) 15:00
08/02/20Lower Breck (H) 15:00
15/02/20AFC Darwen (A) 15:00
29/02/20AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
07/03/20Pilkington (H) 15:00
14/03/20Ashton Town (A) 15:00
21/03/20Emley AFC (H) 15:00
04/04/20Atherton LR (A) 15:00
11/04/20St Helens Town (H) 15:00
13/04/20Cleator Moor (A) 15:00
18/04/20Garstang (A) 15:00
25/04/20Chadderton (H) 15:00
TBCNelson (A)
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)

Matchday Information

Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2019/20 Admission Prices: £5 Adults, £3 Concessions. Under 16`s FREE

Programme Price: £1.00

Directions: M6 to junction 36, A590 to Barrow until you reach Kimberley-Clark Paper Mill. Turn 1st left into Bank Lane, signposted Hawcoat and Barrow Golf Club, At the T junction turn left into Rakesmoor Lane. Ground 200 yards on the right.

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Nearest Railway: Barrow-in-Furness

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Number 1 Bus from Barrow-in-Furness Town Centre to Hospital

Parking Facilities: Parking is available in the grounds car park

Ground Facilities: The ground is open up to an hour before kick off on match days. There is a bar serving hot drinks, cold drinks, alcohol & snacks pp (hot food on most Match days) - Toilets - SkySports & BT TV - Seating Stand - full pitch view from bar window - Dogs welcome

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated

Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Address: Rakesmoor Lane, Hawcoat, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176

Website: http://www.pitchero.com/clubs/holkeroldboys/

Twitter: @Official_HOBAFC

Registered Colours: Green Shirts, White Shorts, Green Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Royal Blue Shirts, Royal Blue Shorts, Royal Blue Socks

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

Secretary: Rachel Cox

Chairman: Maurice Watkin

Manager: Kevin Watkin

Programme Editor: David Smith

Committee / Directors: Maurice Watkin, Rachel Cox, David Smith, Alan Wilson, Julie Livingston, Paul Bundy, John Squire, Paul Bones

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1936

Record Attendance: 2,303 v F.C. United of Manchester 2005

Previous Leagues:

North Western League
Furness Premier League
West Lancashire League


West Lancashire League Champions: 1986/87
Lancashire F.A. Amateur Shield Winners: 1988/89, 1990/91

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