Longridge Town

FORMED
1996
MANAGER
Lee Ashcroft
GROUND
The Mike Riding Ground
TWITTER
@longridgetownfc

Current Position: 3rd

P W D L F A Pts
7 5 0 2 18 13 15

Current Form: 6th

P W D L F A
6 4 0 2 16 10

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
21/09/19Skelmersdale United (A)W 4-1
14/09/19AFC Blackpool (H)W 3-1
07/09/19Barnoldswick Town (A)L 1-3
31/08/19Newcastle University (H)W 5-2
28/08/19Charnock Richard (H)L 0-2
26/08/19Hanley Town (A)W 3-1

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
25/09/19Bamber Bridge (H)19:45
28/09/19Northwich Victoria (H)15:00
02/10/19Rylands (H)19:45
05/10/19Litherland REMYCA (A)15:00
09/10/19Ashton Athletic (H)19:45
12/10/19Crook Town (H)15:00

Latest News:

Turner Hat-Trick hero as Longridge win inaugural FA Cup tie
It was a day to remember for striker Paul Turner who netted a trio of goals in Longridge's first ever FA Cup tie
Longridge Town to host FA Cup
The famous trophy will be at The Mike Riding Ground on FA Cup weekend
Ashcroft staying loyal to title winning players
Champions Longridge Town hoping to have a good season in NWCFL top flight
Longridge Town Golf Day
Longridge Town are holding their annual Golf Day at Longridge Golf Club on Friday 19th July 2019.

Latest Tweets:

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O Score Goalscorers
Sat 03/08/19Avro A15:00W 2-1 Paul Turner (55)
Samuel Maddox (65)
Tue 06/08/19Irlam A19:45L 2-4 George Thomason (70)
Delial Brewster (82)
Sat 10/08/19Barnoldswick Town H15:00W 6-1 Paul Turner (24)
Daniel Birch (36)
Paul Turner (43)
Finlay Sinclair-Smith (45+1)
Finlay Sinclair-Smith (45+4)
Paul Turner (63)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Sat 17/08/19Congleton Town A15:00W 3-1 Finlay Sinclair-Smith (10)
Finlay Sinclair-Smith (15)
Paul Turner (16)
Wed 21/08/19Charnock Richard H19:45W 3-2 Paul Turner (20)
Paul Turner (37)
Paul Turner (60)
Sat 24/08/19Charnock Richard A15:00D 1-1 Paul Turner (63)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P)
Mon 26/08/19Hanley Town A15:00W 3-1 George Tomason (42)
Alexander Murphy (56)
Paul Turner (64)
Wed 28/08/19Charnock Richard H19:45L 0-2
  (The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
Sat 31/08/19Newcastle University H15:00W 5-2 Thomas Ince (15p)
Paul Turner (38)
Paul Turner (43)
Finlay Sinclair-Smith (79)
Paul Turner (90+2)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
Sat 07/09/19Barnoldswick Town A15:00L 1-3 Own Goal (90)
Sat 14/09/19AFC Blackpool H15:00W 3-1 Elliot Pond (48)
Paul Turner (59)
Paul Turner (77)
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
Sat 21/09/19Skelmersdale UnitedA15:00W 4-1 Paul Turner (4)
Paul Turner (15)
Elliot Pond (30)
Finlay Sinclair-Smith (84)
Wed 25/09/19Bamber BridgeH19:45 
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 28/09/19Northwich VictoriaH15:00 
Wed 02/10/19RylandsH19:45 
Sat 05/10/19Litherland REMYCAA15:00 
Wed 09/10/19Ashton AthleticH19:45 
Sat 12/10/19Crook TownH15:00 
  (The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
Sat 26/10/19Runcorn TownA15:00 
Sat 02/11/19BootleA15:00 
Wed 06/11/191874 NorthwichH19:45 
Sat 09/11/19BurscoughH15:00 
Sat 16/11/19Whitchurch AlportA15:00 
Sat 23/11/19PadihamH15:00 
Sat 30/11/191874 NorthwichA15:00 
Sat 07/12/19Skelmersdale UnitedH15:00 
Sat 14/12/19Northwich VictoriaA15:00 
Sat 21/12/19Hanley TownH15:00 
Thu 26/12/19Squires GateH15:00 
Sat 28/12/19PadihamA15:00 
Sat 04/01/20Winsford UnitedH15:00 
Sat 11/01/20BurscoughA15:00 
Sat 25/01/20IrlamH15:00 
Sat 01/02/20Winsford UnitedA15:00 
Sat 08/02/20Whitchurch AlportH15:00 
Sat 15/02/20BootleH15:00 
Sat 29/02/20RylandsA15:00 
Sat 07/03/20Litherland REMYCAH15:00 
Sat 14/03/20Ashton AthleticA15:00 
Sat 21/03/20Runcorn TownH15:00 
Sat 04/04/20Charnock RichardA15:00 
Sat 11/04/20AvroH15:00 
Mon 13/04/20Squires GateA15:00 
Sat 18/04/20Congleton TownH15:00 
Sat 25/04/20Barnoldswick TownH15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
03/08/19Avro (A) W 2-1
06/08/19Irlam (A) L 2-4
10/08/19Barnoldswick Tn (H) W 6-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
17/08/19Congleton Town (A) W 3-1
21/08/19Charnock Rich (H) W 3-2
24/08/19Charnock Rich (A) D 1-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup P)
26/08/19Hanley Town (A) W 3-1
28/08/19Charnock Rich (H) L 0-2
(The Emirates F.A Cup P R)
31/08/19Newcastle Uni (H) W 5-2
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1Q)
07/09/19Barnoldswick Tn (A) L 1-3
14/09/19AFC Blackpool (H) W 3-1
(The Buildbase FA Vase 2Q)
21/09/19Skelmersdale Utd (A) W 4-1
25/09/19Bamber Bridge (H) 19:45
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
28/09/19Northwich Vics (H) 15:00
02/10/19Rylands (H) 19:45
05/10/19Lith REMYCA (A) 15:00
09/10/19Ashton Athletic (H) 19:45
12/10/19Crook Town (H) 15:00
(The Buildbase FA Vase 1)
26/10/19Runcorn Town (A) 15:00
02/11/19Bootle (A) 15:00
06/11/191874 Northwich (H) 19:45
09/11/19Burscough (H) 15:00
16/11/19Whitchurch Alp (A) 15:00
23/11/19Padiham (H) 15:00
30/11/191874 Northwich (A) 15:00
07/12/19Skelmersdale Utd (H) 15:00
14/12/19Northwich Vics (A) 15:00
21/12/19Hanley Town (H) 15:00
26/12/19Squires Gate (H) 15:00
28/12/19Padiham (A) 15:00
04/01/20Winsford United (H) 15:00
11/01/20Burscough (A) 15:00
25/01/20Irlam (H) 15:00
01/02/20Winsford United (A) 15:00
08/02/20Whitchurch Alp (H) 15:00
15/02/20Bootle (H) 15:00
29/02/20Rylands (A) 15:00
07/03/20Lith REMYCA (H) 15:00
14/03/20Ashton Athletic (A) 15:00
21/03/20Runcorn Town (H) 15:00
04/04/20Charnock Rich (A) 15:00
11/04/20Avro (H) 15:00
13/04/20Squires Gate (A) 15:00
18/04/20Congleton Town (H) 15:00
25/04/20Barnoldswick Tn (H) 15:00

Matchday Information

Ground: The Mike Riding Ground

Address: Inglewhite Road, Longridge, Preston, Lancashire

Postcode: PR3 2NA

Telephone: 01772 786365 / 07710 514767


Midweek Night: Wednesday

2019/20 Admission Prices: £6 Adults, £4 Concessions, Under 16`s FREE

Programme Price: £1.50

Directions: From M6 South,exit at J31a and follow signs to Longridge. On entering Longridge take left fork at Old Oak pub. Continue to ground on lnglewhite Road.

From M6 North, exit at J32. Take A6 to Broughton,Turn Right onto B5269. Follow signs to Longridge. On Entering Longridge take left onto Halfpenny Lane. Ground is at end of the road.

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Nearest Railway: Preston (7.7 miles)

Nearest Bus Route to Ground: Number 1 bus Preston to Berry Lane Longridge. Every 15/20 minutes. 30/45 minutes in evenings

Parking Facilities: Free car parking up to 80 cars

Ground Facilities: Bar, refreshments, toilets, TV, free matchday WiFi.

The Alston next to the ground is a Pub Restaurant. There are a number of takeaways on route to ground. Sainsburys is 400 metres from ground. Aldi 3/4mile from ground.

Additional Visitor Information:

Club Information

Legal Entity: Unincorporated


Ground: The Mike Riding Ground

Address: Inglewhite Road, Longridge, Preston, Lancashire

Postcode: PR3 2NA

Telephone: 01772 786365 / 07710 514767


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

Twitter: @longridgetownfc


Registered Colours: Red Shirts, Red Shorts, Red Socks

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

Alternative Colours: Blue Shirts, Blue Shorts, Blue Socks

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


Secretary: David Walker

Chairman: Vic Rooking

Manager: Lee Ashcroft

Programme Editor: David Barton

Committee / Directors: David Walker, Mike Riding, Vic Rooking, Steve Hardacre, Vicki Hardacre, Bob Gornall, Kenny Brookfield, Rob Hamilton, Steve Southworth, Duncan Crosbie, Stuart Hardacre, Lee Ashcroft


County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1996

Record Attendance: 570 v Preston North End Legends, 17th July 2016

Previous Leagues:

West Lancashire League
Preston & District League

Honours:

West Lancashire League
Premier Division Champions 2016/17
Division One Champions 2011/12
Division Two Runners Up 2009/10
Preston & District League
First Division Champions 2007/08
Third Division Champions 2003/04
The Hallmark Security League
The Hallmark Security League Division One North Champions 2018/19
The Hallmark Security League First Division Champions Cup Runners Up 2018/19
Other
Wilf Carr Trophy Winners 2017/18

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