Longridge Town

Lee Ashcroft
The Recycling Lives Ground

Current Position: 22nd

P W D L F A Pts
44 11 7 26 77 103 40

Current Form: 23rd

6 1 0 5 11 17

Last Six Matches:

Date Opponent Score
13/04/24Colne (H)L 2-3
06/04/24Litherland REMYCA (A)L 1-3
23/03/24Charnock Richard (H)L 1-3
19/03/24Prestwich Heys (A)L 1-3
16/03/24Barnoldswick Town (A)W 4-2
09/03/24FC Isle of Man (A)L 2-3

Next Six Matches:

Date Opponent K.O.
16/04/24Squires Gate (H)19:45
20/04/24Irlam (A)15:00

Latest News:

Longridge Town looking to establish themselves as a Premier Division Force
League Journalist Jay Cooper speaks with Longridge Town's Lee Ashcroft about their desire to consolidate in the NWCFL Premier Divison
Club Secretary Departs Town
Longridge Town Club Secretary Dave Walker has handed in his resignation
Longridge anticipating tough Vase task ahead
Longridge Town Manager and Chairman reflect on their Vase draw
NWCFL Premier Division midfielder signs for League One Bolton Wanderers
Longridge Town's George Thomason has penned a deal with the League One side

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition H/A K.O. Score Goalscorers
Sat 29/07/23Irlam H15:00D 2-2 Samuel Olawumi (58)
Samuel Olawumi (86)
Tue 01/08/23Kendal Town A19:45L 0-1
Sat 05/08/23Widnes A15:00D 1-1 Paul Turner (15)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 08/08/23Widnes H19:45L 1-5 Leighton Hewitt (87)
  (The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
Tue 08/08/23West Didsbury & ChorltonA19:45Postp
Sat 12/08/23Glossop North End H15:00D 2-2 Paul Turner (16)
Jack Anderton (51)
Wed 16/08/23Pilkington A19:45L 0-3
Sat 19/08/23Chadderton H15:00D 4-4 Leighton Hewitt (25)
Leighton Hewitt (55)
Leighton Hewitt (63)
Ishaq Ibrar (85)
Tue 22/08/23Ramsbottom United H19:45L 1-2 Ryan Schofield (45)
Sat 26/08/23FC Isle of Man H15:00L 0-2
Mon 28/08/23Padiham A15:00L 1-3 Morgan Homson-Smith (80)
Sat 02/09/23Skelmersdale United H15:00W 6-0 Mitchell Marshall (40)
Jack Anderton (46)
Morgan Homson-Smith (54)
Leighton Hewitt (88)
Leighton Hewitt (90+3)
Jeffrey Adubofour (90+5)
Tue 05/09/23Barnoldswick Town H19:45L 0-2
Sat 09/09/23Bury A15:00D 1-1 Jack Anderton (2)
Tue 12/09/23West Didsbury & Chorlton A19:45L 3-4 Scott Harries (19)
Dean Ing (21)
Daniel Wilkinson (43)
Sat 16/09/23Burscough A15:00W 4-1 Samuel Olawumi (37)
Dean Ing (56)
Morgan Homson-Smith (60)
Scott Harries (87)
Tue 19/09/23GarstangH19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 23/09/23Cheadle Town H15:00D 1-1 Dean Ing (61)
Wed 27/09/23Garstang H19:45WON Aaron Hewitt (31)
Jack Anderton (66)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
  (2-2 after 90 mins, Longridge Town won 4-3 on pens)
Sat 30/09/23AFC Liverpool H15:00W 3-2 Dean Ing (17)
Dean Ing (30)
Dean Ing (52)
Tue 03/10/23Burscough H19:45L 1-3 Paul Turner (56)
Sat 07/10/23Cheadle Town A15:00W 3-2 Samuel Olawumi (3)
Leighton Hewitt (88)
Scott Harries (90)
Tue 10/10/23Litherland REMYCA H19:45W 1-0 Paul Turner (65)
Sat 14/10/23Prestwich Heys H15:00D 2-2 Mitchell Marshall (32)
Dean Ing (75)
Tue 17/10/23Ashton Town H19:45W 5-1 Own Goal (9)
Zach Clark (23)
Zach Clark (56)
Harrison Kay (74)
Dean Ing (85)
  (The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 21/10/23Carlisle City A15:00L 1-5 Dean Ing (66p)
  (The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Tue 24/10/23Colne A19:45W 3-2 Morgan Homson-Smith (62)
Dean Ing (65)
Morgan Homson-Smith (73)
Sat 28/10/23Wythenshawe Town H15:00L 2-3 Samuel Olawumi (64)
Zach Clark (86)
Sun 05/11/23Ramsbottom United A15:00D 3-3 Dean Ing (28p)
Dean Ing (50)
Samuel Olawumi (73)
Tue 07/11/23Prestwich HeysA19:45Postp
Sat 11/11/23Wythenshawe H15:00L 1-4 Dean Ing (42)
Tue 14/11/23Euxton VillaH19:45Postp
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 18/11/23GarstangA15:00Postp
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Tue 21/11/23Euxton Villa H19:45W 3-1 Cameron Gourley (45)
Morgan Homson-Smith (70)
Dean Ing (90)
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 25/11/23Lower Breck A15:00L 1-3 Luke Smith (87)
Wed 29/11/23GarstangA19:45Postp
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 02/12/23BuryH15:00Postp
Tue 05/12/23Garstang H19:45W 2-1 Aaron Hewitt (43)
Joel Stringer (85)
  (The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 09/12/23BuryH15:00Postp
Tue 12/12/23Prestwich HeysA19:45Postp
Wed 13/12/23Bury H19:45L 1-2 Paul Turner (49)
Sat 16/12/23Droylsden A15:00L 3-5 Own Goal (41)
Calen Gallagher-Allison (50)
Paul Turner (64)
  (The Macron Cup 3)
Tue 19/12/23Glossop North End A19:45L 1-2 Daniel Wilkinson (57)
Sat 23/12/23PilkingtonH15:00Postp
Tue 26/12/23Squires Gate A15:00L 1-2 Scott Harries (21)
Sat 06/01/24West Didsbury & Chorlton H15:00W 5-1 Morgan Homson-Smith (17)
Mitchell Marshall (27)
Joshua Winder (50)
Ryan McLean (73)
Morgan Homson-Smith (83)
Tue 09/01/24Padiham A19:45L 0-2
  (Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
Sat 13/01/24Chadderton A15:00L 0-3
Tue 16/01/24Prestwich HeysA19:45Postp
Sat 20/01/24Skelmersdale United A15:00W 1-0 Joshua Winder (9)
Tue 23/01/24PilkingtonH19:45Postp
Sat 27/01/24Lower Breck H15:00L 1-2 Joshua Winder (26)
Sat 03/02/24AFC Liverpool A15:00W 3-1 Brett McGovern (49)
Daniel Wilkinson (54)
Mitchell Marshall (72)
Tue 06/02/24Charnock Richard A19:45L 2-3 Morgan Homson-Smith (38p)
Matthew Van Wyk (60p)
Sat 10/02/24Kendal Town H15:00L 0-5
Sat 17/02/24Wythenshawe Town A15:00L 0-2
Tue 20/02/24Prestwich HeysA19:45Postp
Sat 24/02/24Wythenshawe A14:00L 0-7
Tue 27/02/24PilkingtonH19:45Postp
Sat 02/03/24Padiham H11:00L 2-3 Morgan Homson-Smith (20)
Mitchell Marshall (45)
Tue 05/03/24Pilkington H19:45W 4-1 Daniel Wilkinson (37)
Malick Diakite Tanou (48)
Luke Smith (73)
Mitchell Marshall (90+2)
Sat 09/03/24FC Isle of Man A18:00L 2-3 Scott Harries (16)
Ryan McLean (21)
Sat 16/03/24Barnoldswick Town A15:00W 4-2 Luke Smith (14)
Malick Diakite Tanou (16)
Joshua Winder (69)
Joshua Winder (88)
Tue 19/03/24Prestwich Heys A19:45L 1-3 Luke Smith (20)
Sat 23/03/24Charnock Richard H15:00L 1-3 Mitchell Marshall (23)
Mon 01/04/24Squires GateH15:00Postp
Sat 06/04/24Litherland REMYCA A15:00L 1-3 Jack Anderton (19)
Sat 13/04/24Colne H15:00L 2-3 Ryan McLean (18)
Morgan Homson-Smith (75p)
Tue 16/04/24Squires GateH19:45 
Sat 20/04/24IrlamA15:00 

Fixtures & Results

Date Opposition KO/Score
Sat 29/07/23Irlam (H) D 2-2
Tue 01/08/23Kendal Town (A) L 0-1
Sat 05/08/23Widnes (A) D 1-1
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP)
Tue 08/08/23Widnes (H) L 1-5
(The Emirates F.A Cup EP R)
Tue 08/08/23West Didsbury & Chorlton (A) Postp
Sat 12/08/23Glossop North End (H) D 2-2
Wed 16/08/23Pilkington (A) L 0-3
Sat 19/08/23Chadderton (H) D 4-4
Tue 22/08/23Ramsbottom United (H) L 1-2
Sat 26/08/23FC Isle of Man (H) L 0-2
Mon 28/08/23Padiham (A) L 1-3
Sat 02/09/23Skelmersdale United (H) W 6-0
Tue 05/09/23Barnoldswick Town (H) L 0-2
Sat 09/09/23Bury (A) D 1-1
Tue 12/09/23West Didsbury & Chorlton (A) L 3-4
Sat 16/09/23Burscough (A) W 4-1
Tue 19/09/23Garstang (H) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
Sat 23/09/23Cheadle Town (H) D 1-1
Wed 27/09/23Garstang (H) W
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 1)
(2-2 after 90 mins, Longridge Town won 4 3 on pens)
Sat 30/09/23AFC Liverpool (H) W 3-2
Tue 03/10/23Burscough (H) L 1-3
Sat 07/10/23Cheadle Town (A) W 3-2
Tue 10/10/23Litherland REMYCA (H) W 1-0
Sat 14/10/23Prestwich Heys (H) D 2-2
Tue 17/10/23Ashton Town (H) W 5-1
(The Macron Cup 1)
Sat 21/10/23Carlisle City (A) L 1-5
(The Isuzu FA Vase 1)
Tue 24/10/23Colne (A) W 3-2
Sat 28/10/23Wythenshawe Town (H) L 2-3
Sun 05/11/23Ramsbottom United (A) D 3-3
Tue 07/11/23Prestwich Heys (A) Postp
Sat 11/11/23Wythenshawe (H) L 1-4
Tue 14/11/23Euxton Villa (H) Postp
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 18/11/23Garstang (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 2)
Tue 21/11/23Euxton Villa (H) W 3-1
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy 2)
Sat 25/11/23Lower Breck (A) L 1-3
Wed 29/11/23Garstang (A) Postp
(The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 02/12/23Bury (H) Postp
Tue 05/12/23Garstang (H) W 2-1
(The Macron Cup 2)
Sat 09/12/23Bury (H) Postp
Tue 12/12/23Prestwich Heys (A) Postp
Wed 13/12/23Bury (H) L 1-2
Sat 16/12/23Droylsden (A) L 3-5
(The Macron Cup 3)
Tue 19/12/23Glossop North End (A) L 1-2
Sat 23/12/23Pilkington (H) Postp
Tue 26/12/23Squires Gate (A) L 1-2
Sat 06/01/24West Didsbury & Chorlton (H) W 5-1
Tue 09/01/24Padiham (A) L 0-2
(Lancashire Challenge Trophy QF)
Sat 13/01/24Chadderton (A) L 0-3
Tue 16/01/24Prestwich Heys (A) Postp
Sat 20/01/24Skelmersdale United (A) W 1-0
Tue 23/01/24Pilkington (H) Postp
Sat 27/01/24Lower Breck (H) L 1-2
Sat 03/02/24AFC Liverpool (A) W 3-1
Tue 06/02/24Charnock Richard (A) L 2-3
Sat 10/02/24Kendal Town (H) L 0-5
Sat 17/02/24Wythenshawe Town (A) L 0-2
Tue 20/02/24Prestwich Heys (A) Postp
Sat 24/02/24Wythenshawe (A) L 0-7
Tue 27/02/24Pilkington (H) Postp
Sat 02/03/24Padiham (H) L 2-3
Tue 05/03/24Pilkington (H) W 4-1
Sat 09/03/24FC Isle of Man (A) L 2-3
Sat 16/03/24Barnoldswick Town (A) W 4-2
Tue 19/03/24Prestwich Heys (A) L 1-3
Sat 23/03/24Charnock Richard (H) L 1-3
Mon 01/04/24Squires Gate (H) Postp
Sat 06/04/24Litherland REMYCA (A) L 1-3
Sat 13/04/24Colne (H) L 2-3
Tue 16/04/24Squires Gate (H) 19:45
Sat 20/04/24Irlam (A) 15:00

Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Jeffrey Adubofour00000
Charlie Alston00000
Jack Anderton00000
Jack Arrowsmith00000
Sebastian Bailey00000
Olatunde Bayode00000
Zach Clark00000
Bradley Clitheroe00000
Malick Diakite Tanou00000
Ben Finley00000
Benjamin Fletcher00000
Jack Fletcher00000
Daniel Forbes00000
Calen Gallagher-Allison00000
Thaddeus Harp00000
Scott Harries00000
Leighton Hewitt00000
Morgan Homson-Smith00000
Kian Hope00000
Ishaq Ibrar00000
Silas Itotayagbon00000
James Kelly00000
Will Kitchen00000
Luca Latona00000
Conor Linighan00000
Ryan Lockett00000
Spencer Lucas00000
Mitchell Marshall00000
Brett McGovern00000
Ryan McLean00000
Hensley Mills00000
Obadiaru Odaro00000
Kobe Sincalir00000
Courtney Skerritt00000
Luke Smith00000
Luke P Smith00000
Anthony Snelson00000
Bradley Sullivan00000
Paul Turner00000
Matthew Van Wyk00000
Daniel Wilkinson00000
Joshua Winder00000
Moses Yoak00000

Former Squad Members

Player Name Appearances Goals Reds Yellows Mom
Theodore Ball00000
Kier Barry00000
Zachary Biggs00000
Joel Booth00000
Cameron Gourley00000
Aaron Hewitt00000
Dean Ing00000
Harrison Kay00000
Finnley Kent00000
Aidan McKerney00000
Samuel Olawumi000-10
Rio Pemberton00000
Ryan Schofield00000
Matteo Spinelli00000
Joel Stringer00000
Malik Wadah-Alwi00000
Alex Welsh00000

Staff Members

Lee Ashcroft Manager
Daniel Bunce Coach
Zach Clark Coach
Mark Cummings First Aider
Amy Hindle First Aider
Levi Iddon Coach
Murvyn Lucas Coach
Gabriel McSweeney Coach

Matchday Information

Ground: The Recycling Lives Ground

Address: Inglewhite Road, Longridge, Preston, Lancashire

Postcode: PR3 2NA

Telephone: 07966632082

Midweek Night: Tuesday

2023/24 Admission Prices: £7 Adults, Concessions £5, 12 to18 years £2 and U11's free

Programme Price: £2

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.

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 and the Forrest Arms is a sport pub and is a 5 minute walk from the ground. 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 Recycling Lives Ground

Address: Inglewhite Road, Longridge, Preston, Lancashire

Postcode: PR3 2NA

Telephone: 07966632082

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

Twitter: @longridgetownfc

Registered Colours: Red shirt, Red Shorts, Red Socks

Registered Goalkeeper Colours: Blue Shirt, Blue shorts, Blue socks

Alternative Colours: Lime Green shirt, Grey shorts, Grey socks

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

Secretary: Lorraine Harrison

Chairman: Jim Parker

Manager: Lee Ashcroft

Programme Editor: Dave Barton

Committee / Directors: Lorraine Harrison, Paul Harrison, Vicki Hardacre, Kenny Brookfield, Steve Southworth, Lee Ashcroft, Joanne Cummings, Mark Shuttleworth, Mark Cummings, Jim White, Amy Hindle

County Affiliation: Lancashire FA

Year Formed: 1996

Record Attendance: 692 v Hebburn Town (FA Vase Fifth Round, 8th Feb 2020)

Previous Leagues:

West Lancashire League
Preston &
District League


West Lancashire League<

Premier Division Champions 2016/17
Division One Champions 2011/12
Division Two Runners Up 2009/10
Preston &
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First Division Champions 2007/08
Third Division Champions 2003/04
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The Hallmark Security League Division One North Champions 2018/19
The Hallmark Security League First Division Champions Cup Runners Up 2018/19

Wilf Carr Trophy Winners 2017/18

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