Holker Old Boys

Kevin Watkin
The Handmark Engineering Stadium

Current Position: 14th

P W D L F A Pts
2 1 0 1 6 6 3

Current Form: 2nd

4 3 0 1 11 7

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
17/10/20Prestwich Heys (H)W 3-2
10/10/20Crook Town (H)W 2-1
03/10/20Pilkington (H)L 3-4
19/09/20Eccleshill United (H)W 3-0

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
27/10/20Atherton LR (H)20:00
31/10/20Redcar Athletic (A)15:00
07/11/20Ashton Town (H)15:00
10/11/20Daisy Hill (H)19:45
14/11/20Lower Breck (A)15:00
17/11/20Bury AFC (A)20:00

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 19/09/20Eccleshill United H15:00W 3-0 Elliot Moore (50)
Elliot Moore (56p)
David Round (87)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 03/10/20Pilkington H15:00L 3-4 Robbie Wallace (1)
Elliott Moore (14)
Elliott Moore (32)
Tue 06/10/20Bury AFC A20:00Postp
Sat 10/10/20Crook Town H15:00W 2-1 Tom Dawson (23)
Tom Dawson (72)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 17/10/20Prestwich Heys H15:00W 3-2 Sean Paterson (17)
Sean Paterson (19)
Tom Dawson (27)
Sat 17/10/20NelsonA15:00Postp
Wed 21/10/20AFC DarwenA19:45Postp
Sat 24/10/20GarstangH15:00Postp
Tue 27/10/20Atherton LRH20:00Postp
Sat 31/10/20Redcar AthleticA15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 07/11/20Ashton TownH15:00 
Tue 10/11/20Daisy HillH19:45 
Sat 14/11/20Lower BreckA15:00 
Tue 17/11/20Bury AFCA20:00 
Sat 21/11/20Daisy HillA15:00 
Tue 24/11/20GarstangH20:00 
Sat 05/12/20NelsonH15:00 
Sat 12/12/20GarstangA15:00 
Sat 19/12/20Golcar UnitedH15:00 
Sat 26/12/20Cleator Moor CelticA15:00 
Sat 02/01/21Bacup BoroughH15:00 
Sat 09/01/21St Helens TownH15:00 
Sat 16/01/21Ashton TownA15:00 
Sat 23/01/21AFC BlackpoolA15:00 
Sat 30/01/21Lower BreckH15:00 
Sat 06/02/21SteetonA15:00 
Sat 13/02/21AFC DarwenH15:00 
Sat 20/02/21Golcar UnitedA15:00 
Sat 27/02/21ChaddertonH15:00 
Sat 13/03/21Bury AFCH15:00 
Sat 20/03/21St Helens TownA15:00 
Sat 27/03/21AFC LiverpoolH15:00 
Sat 03/04/21Atherton LRA15:00 
Mon 05/04/21Cleator Moor CelticH15:00 
Sat 10/04/21ChaddertonA15:00 
Sat 17/04/21Prestwich HeysA15:00 
Sat 24/04/21SteetonH15:00 
Sat 01/05/21AFC BlackpoolH15:00 
Mon 03/05/21AFC LiverpoolA15:00 
Sat 08/05/21PilkingtonA15:00 
Sat 15/05/21Bacup BoroughA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
19/09/20Eccleshill Utd (H) W 3-0
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
03/10/20Pilkington (H) L 3-4
06/10/20Bury AFC (A) Postp
10/10/20Crook Town (H) W 2-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
17/10/20Prestwich Heys (H) W 3-2
17/10/20Nelson (A) Postp
21/10/20AFC Darwen (A) Postp
24/10/20Garstang (H) Postp
27/10/20Atherton LR (H) Postp
31/10/20Redcar Athletic (A) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
07/11/20Ashton Town (H) 15:00
10/11/20Daisy Hill (H) 19:45
14/11/20Lower Breck (A) 15:00
17/11/20Bury AFC (A) 20:00
21/11/20Daisy Hill (A) 15:00
24/11/20Garstang (H) 20:00
05/12/20Nelson (H) 15:00
12/12/20Garstang (A) 15:00
19/12/20Golcar United (H) 15:00
26/12/20Cleator Moor (A) 15:00
02/01/21Bacup Borough (H) 15:00
09/01/21St Helens Town (H) 15:00
16/01/21Ashton Town (A) 15:00
23/01/21AFC Blackpool (A) 15:00
30/01/21Lower Breck (H) 15:00
06/02/21Steeton (A) 15:00
13/02/21AFC Darwen (H) 15:00
20/02/21Golcar United (A) 15:00
27/02/21Chadderton (H) 15:00
13/03/21Bury AFC (H) 15:00
20/03/21St Helens Town (A) 15:00
27/03/21AFC Liverpool (H) 15:00
03/04/21Atherton LR (A) 15:00
05/04/21Cleator Moor (H) 15:00
10/04/21Chadderton (A) 15:00
17/04/21Prestwich Heys (A) 15:00
24/04/21Steeton (H) 15:00
01/05/21AFC Blackpool (H) 15:00
03/05/21AFC Liverpool (A) 15:00
08/05/21Pilkington (A) 15:00
15/05/21Bacup Borough (A) 15:00
TBCNelson (A)

Matchday Information

Ground: The Handmark Engineering Stadium

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

Postcode: LA14 4QB

Telephone: 01229 828176

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2020/21 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: White Shirts, White Shorts, White Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Grey Shirt, Grey Shorts, Grey 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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