Bacup Borough

Brent Peters
Brian Boys West View Stadium

Current Position: 13th

P W D L F A Pts
34 12 5 17 58 63 41

Current Form: 4th

6 2 0 4 11 13

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
08/05/23Congleton Town (N)LOST
(2-2 after 90 mins, Congleton Town won 3-4 on pens)
01/05/23Ellesmere Rangers (N)W 2-0
26/04/23Nelson (A)L 1-2
24/04/23Garstang (H)L 1-2
21/04/23Ashton Town (H)W 4-1
19/04/23Pilkington (H)L 0-4

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
No Matches Found

Latest News:

Bacup Borough First Division North Club of the Month October 2022
Bacup Borough have been presented with their Club of the Month award
A Quarter of a Century and 10x as many Tales to Tell - Brent Peters
League Journalist Jay Cooper sits down for a conversation with Mr Bacup Borough after 25 years on the job!
Bacup Borough Stage 'Dawns Day' Fundraiser
Valuable funds raised for Mind UK in honour of local supporter
MP Visits Brian Boys Stadium to talk Independent Football Regulation
Rossendale MP talks football with Bacup Manager Brent Peters

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 30/07/22Euxton Villa H15:00L 2-3 Lewis-Simon Byrne (63)
Ryan Siddle (73p)
Sat 06/08/22Garstang A15:00L 3-5 Anthony Hall (19)
Jack Hayward (42)
Lewis-Simon Byrne (67)
Wed 10/08/22Ilkley Town H20:00L 0-1
Sat 13/08/22Nelson H15:00W 4-3 Lewis-Simon Byrne (14)
Jack Hayward (36)
Lewis-Simon Byrne (45+1)
Michael Gervin (85)
Sat 20/08/22FC St Helens A15:00W 2-1 Jack Hayward (3)
Own Goal (51)
Sat 27/08/22Burscough A15:00WON Toby Wright (12)
Jack Hayward (50)
Emmanuel Ujahchuku (90+5)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1Q)
  (3-3 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 1-3 on pens)
Mon 29/08/22Daisy Hill H15:00D 0-0
Sat 03/09/22Atherton LR H15:00W 1-0 Michael Gervin (6)
Sat 10/09/22PilkingtonA15:00Postp
Sat 17/09/22Ashton Town A15:00D 3-3 Lewis-Simon Byrne (18)
Lewis-Simon Byrne (45)
Lewis-Simon Byrne (51)
Tue 20/09/22Padiham A19:45L 2-3 Toby Wright (73)
Own Goal (83)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 24/09/22Stockport Town H15:00W 1-0 Toby Wright (90+5)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 01/10/22Cleator Moor Celtic H15:00W 3-2 Toby Wright (38)
Toby Wright (47)
Toby Wright (67)
Sat 08/10/22Cleator Moor Celtic H15:00W 3-2 Kyle Siddle (2)
Kyle Siddle (12)
Toby Wright (87)
  (The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
Sat 15/10/22Ilkley Town A15:00W 1-0 Toby Wright (35p)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 22/10/22Campion A15:00W 3-1 Toby Wright (1)
Toby Wright (15)
Alex Mellor (42)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Sat 29/10/22Darwen FC A15:00W 3-2 Joseph Fallon (43)
Kyle Siddle (70)
Alex Mellor (86)
Sat 05/11/22Steeton A15:00L 1-3 Joe Fallon (11)
Wed 09/11/22Runcorn TownH20:00Postp
Sat 12/11/22West Didsbury & Chorlton H15:00LOST Bradley Hancock (70)
Anthony Hall (80)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, West Didsbury & Chorlton won 1-4 on pens)
Sat 19/11/22Steeton H15:00WON Bradley Hancock (50)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 4-3 on pens)
Sat 26/11/22Nelson H15:00W 3-1 Kyle Siddle (1)
Anthony Hall (30)
Toby Wright (75)
  (The Edward Case Cup 3)
Sat 03/12/22Atherton LR A15:00Aband
Wed 07/12/22PilkingtonH20:00Postp
Sun 11/12/22BarntonA15:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Wed 14/12/22AFC BlackpoolH20:00Postp
Sat 17/12/22Holker Old BoysH15:00Postp
Wed 21/12/22Pilkington A19:45L 1-2 Joseph Fallon (55)
Mon 26/12/22Chadderton A15:00D 0-0
Wed 04/01/23Runcorn TownH20:00Postp
Sat 07/01/23GarstangH15:00Postp
Tue 10/01/23Atherton LRA19:45Postp
Sat 14/01/23NelsonA15:00Postp
Wed 18/01/23PilkingtonH20:00Postp
Sat 21/01/23BarntonA15:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Mon 23/01/23BarntonH20:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Wed 25/01/23AFC Blackpool A19:45L 1-2 Toby Wright (90+2p)
Sat 28/01/23Cleator Moor Celtic A15:00W 3-0 Toby Wright (10)
Kyle Siddle (35)
Emmanuel Ujahchuku (80)
Wed 01/02/23BarntonH20:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Sat 04/02/23Holker Old Boys A15:00L 1-3 Toby Wright (10)
Wed 08/02/23Holker Old Boys H20:00D 0-0
Sat 11/02/23Ilkley Town A15:00L 1-2 Emmanuel Ujahchuku (76)
Wed 15/02/23FC St Helens H20:00L 2-3 Michael Gervin (32)
Alex Mellor (84)
Sat 18/02/23South Liverpool A15:00W 4-2 Bradley Hancock (1)
Toby Wright (38)
Alex Mellor (53)
Kyle Siddle (63)
  (The Macron Cup QF)
Wed 22/02/23Runcorn Town H20:00W 6-1 Bradley Hancock (15)
Kyle Siddle (16)
Toby Wright (25)
Bradley Hancock (40)
Jack Hayward (75)
Jack Hayward (82)
Sat 25/02/23Pilkington H15:00WON Samuel Fitton (44)
Jack Hayward (79)
  (The Edward Case Cup QF)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 6-5 on pens)
Wed 01/03/23South Liverpool A19:45L 1-4 Alex Mellor (46)
Sat 04/03/23Steeton H15:00W 2-0 Toby Wright (29)
Toby Wright (74p)
Tue 07/03/23Atherton LR A19:45W 2-1 Toby Wright (10p)
Michael Gervin (44)
Sat 11/03/23Euxton Villa A15:00D 1-1 Toby Wright (10)
Wed 15/03/23GarstangH20:00Postp
Sat 18/03/23Darwen FC H15:00W 3-1 Toby Wright (55p)
Toby Wright (75)
Toby Wright (80)
Tue 21/03/23NelsonA19:45Postp
Thu 23/03/23South LiverpoolH20:00Postp
Sat 25/03/23Daisy Hill A15:00W 1-0 Toby Wright (4)
Mon 27/03/23Runcorn Town A20:00L 1-3 Toby Wright (80p)
Wed 29/03/23PilkingtonH20:00Postp
Sat 01/04/23Abbey Hulton United H15:00W 4-0 Kyle Siddle (25)
Toby Wright (35p)
Own Goal (62)
Toby Wright (83p)
  (The Edward Case Cup SF)
Mon 03/04/23South Liverpool H20:00L 1-2 Emmanuel Ujahchuku (85)
Wed 05/04/23Ashton TownH20:00Postp
Sat 08/04/23FC St Helens H15:00WON Kyle Siddle (73)
  (The Macron Cup SF)
  (1-1 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 4-3 on pens)
Mon 10/04/23ChaddertonH15:00Postp
Wed 12/04/23GarstangH20:00Postp
Fri 14/04/23NelsonA19:45Postp
Sat 15/04/23AFC Blackpool H15:00L 0-2
Mon 17/04/23Chadderton H20:00L 3-4 Callum Hewitt (25)
Scott Johnston (27)
Callum Hewitt (80)
Wed 19/04/23Pilkington H20:00L 0-4
Fri 21/04/23Ashton Town H20:00W 4-1 Emmanuel Ujahchuku (20)
Bradley Hancock (25)
Bradley Hancock (70)
Jack Hayward (80)
Mon 24/04/23Garstang H20:00L 1-2 Jack Hayward (80)
Wed 26/04/23Nelson A19:45L 1-2 Michael Gervin (70p)
Mon 01/05/23Ellesmere Rangers N13:00W 2-0 Michael Gervin (10)
Toby Wright (80p)
  (The Edward Case Cup F)
Mon 08/05/23Congleton Town N13:00LOST Toby Wright (65)
Toby Wright (90)
  (The Macron Cup F)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Congleton Town won 3-4 on pens)

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
30/07/22Euxton Villa (H) L 2-3
06/08/22Garstang (A) L 3-5
10/08/22Ilkley Town (H) L 0-1
13/08/22Nelson (H) W 4-3
20/08/22FC St Helens (A) W 2-1
27/08/22Burscough (A) W
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1Q)
(3-3 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 1-3 on pens)
29/08/22Daisy Hill (H) D 0-0
03/09/22Atherton LR (H) W 1-0
10/09/22Pilkington (A) Postp
17/09/22Ashton Town (A) D 3-3
20/09/22Padiham (A) L 2-3
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
24/09/22Stockport Town (H) W 1-0
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2Q)
01/10/22Cleator Moor (H) W 3-2
08/10/22Cleator Moor (H) W 3-2
(The Edward Case Cup 2 N)
15/10/22Ilkley Town (A) W 1-0
(The Macron Cup 1)
22/10/22Campion (A) W 3-1
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
29/10/22Darwen FC (A) W 3-2
05/11/22Steeton (A) L 1-3
09/11/22Runcorn Town (H) Postp
12/11/22West Dids & Chor (H) L
(The Isuzu FA Vase 2)
(2-2 after 90 mins, West Dids & Chor won 1-4 on pens)
19/11/22Steeton (H) W
(The Macron Cup 2)
(1-1 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 4 3 on pens)
26/11/22Nelson (H) W 3-1
(The Edward Case Cup 3)
03/12/22Atherton LR (A) Aband
07/12/22Pilkington (H) Postp
11/12/22Barnton (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 3)
14/12/22AFC Blackpool (H) Postp
17/12/22Holker OB (H) Postp
21/12/22Pilkington (A) L 1-2
26/12/22Chadderton (A) D 0-0
04/01/23Runcorn Town (H) Postp
07/01/23Garstang (H) Postp
10/01/23Atherton LR (A) Postp
14/01/23Nelson (A) Postp
18/01/23Pilkington (H) Postp
21/01/23Barnton (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 3)
23/01/23Barnton (H) Postp
(The Macron Cup 3)
25/01/23AFC Blackpool (A) L 1-2
28/01/23Cleator Moor (A) W 3-0
01/02/23Barnton (H) Postp
(The Macron Cup 3)
04/02/23Holker OB (A) L 1-3
08/02/23Holker OB (H) D 0-0
11/02/23Ilkley Town (A) L 1-2
15/02/23FC St Helens (H) L 2-3
18/02/23South Liverpool (A) W 4-2
(The Macron Cup QF)
22/02/23Runcorn Town (H) W 6-1
25/02/23Pilkington (H) W
(The Edward Case Cup QF)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 6 5 on pens)
01/03/23South Liverpool (A) L 1-4
04/03/23Steeton (H) W 2-0
07/03/23Atherton LR (A) W 2-1
11/03/23Euxton Villa (A) D 1-1
15/03/23Garstang (H) Postp
18/03/23Darwen FC (H) W 3-1
21/03/23Nelson (A) Postp
23/03/23South Liverpool (H) Postp
25/03/23Daisy Hill (A) W 1-0
27/03/23Runcorn Town (A) L 1-3
29/03/23Pilkington (H) Postp
01/04/23Abbey Hulton Utd (H) W 4-0
(The Edward Case Cup SF)
03/04/23South Liverpool (H) L 1-2
05/04/23Ashton Town (H) Postp
08/04/23FC St Helens (H) W
(The Macron Cup SF)
(1-1 after 90 mins, Bacup Borough won 4 3 on pens)
10/04/23Chadderton (H) Postp
12/04/23Garstang (H) Postp
14/04/23Nelson (A) Postp
15/04/23AFC Blackpool (H) L 0-2
17/04/23Chadderton (H) L 3-4
19/04/23Pilkington (H) L 0-4
21/04/23Ashton Town (H) W 4-1
24/04/23Garstang (H) L 1-2
26/04/23Nelson (A) L 1-2
01/05/23Ellesmere Rngrs (H) W 2-0
(The Edward Case Cup F)
08/05/23Congleton Town (H) L
(The Macron Cup F)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Congleton Town won 3-4 on pens)

Squad Details

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Osagie Agahahowa *20000
Limpitshi Bongwanga *10000
Lewis-Simon Byrne *10 +17033
Matthew Cucos *2 +30000
Adam Cullen *00000
Joseph Fallon *473092
Mason Fallon *35 +10130
Samuel Fitton *32 +81040
Charlie Frost *1 +20001
Michael Gervin *42 +160115
Jacob Godsman-Pilling *10000
Adam Gunel *20000
Anthony Hall *10 +163110
Bradley Hancock *29 +27160
Jack Hayward15 +219032
Callum Hewitt *32 +82031
Lewis Hewitt *3 +40000
Joshua High4 +70000
Harry Holt *2 +20010
Aidan Hussey *21 +50001
Scott Johnston *11 +41010
Aiden Lancaster *20000
Jack Langford *00000
Benjamin Langley *6 +40010
Callum Leigh *40000
Keaton Lewis *00000
Joshua Livingstone00000
Liam Lovell (GK) *30000
Ross Mallinson *16 +20170
Alex Mellor *28 +85001
Lewis North (GK) *30000
Kinkela Plamedi *00000
Kyle Siddle *35 +2100103
Ryan Siddle *14 +11140
Emmanuel Ujahchuku *11 +265042
Gareth Wager *3501141
Mason Walker (GK) *430012
Toby Wright *37 +4300010

* Indicates player is no longer a member of the squad

# Indicates player is awaiting International Clearance

Staff Members

No Staff Members Found

Matchday Information

Ground: Brian Boys West View Stadium

Address: Cowtoot Lane, Blackthorn, Bacup, Lancashire

Postcode: OL13 8EE

Telephone: 01706 878655

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2022/23 Admission Prices: Adults £ 6, Concessions £ 3

Programme Price: £ 2

Directions: M62/M60 onto M66, follow to end signed Rawtenstall. Continue for approx 4 miles to Bacup, turn left into Burnley Road, turn right before the Irwell Inn into Cooper Street. At top of hill turn right and second left into Cowtoot Lane.

Please note that teams around the M6 can proceed to the M65 rather than the M60 which can be heavily congested. Proceed M6 North, exit at the M65 follow until the overhead Halifax Sign, exit following this, off the Motorway, left at roundabout up to the traffic lights, Turn Right and follow, go through next lights follow to an angled junction, turn right ( do not bear left towards Todmorden) keep right and follow this road over the moors, through Weir Village carry on until what used to be the Irwell public house on left, turn left to top of the hill, turn right first main left Cowtoot Lane, parking in the school yard on right at the top. No coaches, Coaches park on Blackthorn Lane.

Nearest Railway: Todmorden (5.2 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Buses run from Accrington, Bury to Bacup via Rawtenstall, Burnley, Rochdale and Todmorden.

Parking Facilities: Match Parking is outside the ground, and there is additional parking in the School yard situated on the right at the top of Cowtoot Lane

* Bacup Borough Football Club / Thorn Primary School can not be held responsible for any loss or damage to vehicles parked on land belonging to the same.

Coaches must park on Blackthorn Lane

Ground Facilities: Access to Sports Bar. Covered seating and covered terracing.

Bacup is also home to the Famous Premiership Pie as Featured On Sky Sports News, although the directors of BBFC cannot guarantee Premiership Pie will be available at every game.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Bacup Borough Football Club Limited C/N 5957213

Ground: Brian Boys West View Stadium

Address: Cowtoot Lane, Blackthorn, Bacup, Lancashire

Postcode: OL13 8EE

Telephone: 01706 878655


Twitter: @BacupBoro

Registered Colours: White Shirts with Black Trim, Black Shorts, Black Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Shorts, Socks

Alternative Colours: Sky Blue Shirts, Shorts, White Socks

Alternative Goalkeeper Colours: Pink Shirt, Shorts, Socks

Secretary: Brent Peters

Chairman: Brent Peters

Manager: Brent Peters

Programme Editor: Michael Carr

Committee / Directors: Brent Peters, Natalie James, Debra O`Connor, Andrew Walker,

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1879

Record Attendance: 2,000 v. F.C. United of Manchester, February 2007

Previous Leagues:

Lancashire Combination


Lancashire Junior Cup Winners 1910-11
Lancashire Junior Cup Runners Up 1922-23, 1974-75
Lancashire Combination League Champions 1946-47
Lancashire Combination Cup Runners Up 1946-47, 1980-81
NWCFL Division Two Runners Up 1989-90
NWCFL Second Division Trophy Runners Up 2000-01
NWCFL Second Division Champions 2002-03
NWCFL Challenge Cup Winners 2003-04, 2011-12
Runners Up 2022-23
NWCFL Edward Case Cup Winners 2022-23

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