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Leyland's crown green bowlers to meet with South Ribble Council leadership to discuss club fee row

Crown green bowlers in Leyland have been backed by South Ribble’s deputy leader as the saga over fees rolls on.
Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Jansen hoping to springboard into play-offs

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has urged his men to use Tuesday night’s win over Spennymoor as the springboard for a push for the play-offs.

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Chorley's Jack Catterall

British Boxing Board name next challenger for Jack Catterall’s British title

The British Boxing Board of Control have named the next challenger for Jack Catterall’s British title.

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Where are the best cricket clubs in Lancashire?

Help us decide where the top cricket clubs are in the region.

Rachel Wood (centre) was Chorley's scorer

Spot-kick denies a Chorley Ladies’ win

Chorley Ladies held title challengers Liverpool Feds to a 1-1 draw having narrowly lost out to the only goal when the teams faced each other just a few weeks ago.

Chorley boss Matt Jansen

Chorley boss Jansen – We have to keep our focus

Chorley face another week with their feet up, but boss Matt Jansen says that his men need to be ready for a hectic two months.

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Divers take a chilly dip into Eccleston Delph near Chorley

Divers take a chilly dip into Eccleston Delph near Chorley

Divers explored an underwater playground in Chorley when they submerged into wintry waters at the weekend.

John Gorton

Sporting pro John Gorton takes over as capain of Chorley Golf Club

A professional sportsman who swapped tries for tees has been named as this year’s captain of Chorley Golf Club.

Chorley skipper Andrew Teague

Teague sets sights on play-off charge

Captain Andrew Teague has branded Chorley’s form since Christmas as ‘not good enough’.

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Josh Vosper

COMMERCIAL COLUMN: Community ethos is vital for us at Chorley FC

It’s hard to believe we are now in March and there’s only twelve games left of the season.

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Holly Bradshaw

Pole vault star Bradshaw misses World indoors in bid to be fit for Gold Coast Commonwealth Games

Chorley pole vaulter Holly Bradshaw ended her indoor season early in a bid to be fit for the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.

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Tom Smith in action for Lancashire

New coaching role at Foxes for ex-Chorley cricket ace Smith

Chorley’s former Lancashire captain Tom Smith has been named as Leicestershire’s new second XI coach.

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All set: The new officers at Chorley Golf Club line up. From left: John Gorton, Janet Cartledge, Hilary Jackson, Steph Patterson and Darren Edwards.

Chorley Golf Club name second lady president

Chorley Golf Club have named only their second lady President, as Hilary Jackson takes on the post.

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Matt Jansen

Chorley boss Jansen keen for March momentum

Chorley boss Matt Jansen hopes the postponements caused by the Beast from the East can benefit his side, as he targets a momentous March to fire them into the play-offs.

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Abrams Ashton director Andy Caunce along with senior client managers Julie Wilson and Liam Humphreys

New season preparations underway on and off field at Chorley Cricket Club

Chorley Cricket Club are gearing up for the new campaign as the pre-season schedule for the senior teams has been confirmed.

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Sir Bradley Wiggins

Team Sky and Sir Bradley Wiggins accused of 'crossing an ethical line' in DCMS committee report

A parliamentary report has accused Sir Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky of crossing an "ethical line" in their use of a powerful drug to prepare for races, including Wiggins' historic 2012 Tour de France win.

John Gibson has retired from coaching squash

Big Interview: Squash coach John Gibson

Craig Salmon talks to squash coaching stalwart John Gibson, who has announced his retirement after 25 years of dedication to the sport

Squash stalwart John Gibson is proud of everything he has accomplished after dedicating much of his life to helping children in the area get more active.

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Chorley FC superfan Stephen Rainford has died aged 65

Chorley Football Club's fond farewell to super fan Stephen

‘Football was in the blood’ of Chorley FC superfan Stephen Rainford, who has died aged 65.

Josh Wilson in action against Nuneaton (photo: Josh Vosper)

Chorley boss Matt Jansen salutes impact of versatile Josh Wilson

Chorley boss Matt Jansen has praised the versatility of 11-goal striker Josh Wilson.

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Victory Park during a previous cold snap in 2013

Magpies’ match off after cold snap

Chorley’s home National League North clash against Stockport on Saturday has fallen victim to the weather.

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