From the Sports Archives
25th Jun There were smiles on faces at Denton West and Stayley, (playing Denton), on Saturday evening, as both Clubs put their first win of the season on the board. With the season reaching half way this coming Saturday this certainly provides something to build on as they look to pull away from the spectre of relegation. […]
22nd Jun GREATER MANCHESTER PREMIER DIVISION: Woodbank 1st XI v Greenmount 1st XI, Roe Green 1st XI v Edgworth 1st XI, Prestwich 1st XI v Denton St Lawrence 1st XI, Heywood 1st XI v Denton West 1st XI, Egerton 1st XI v Clifton 1st XI, Woodhouses 1st XI v Flixton 1st XI GREATER MANCHESTER DIVISION ONE A: […]
18th Jun The rain which arrived around 4 o’clock on Saturday led to a number of games having to be settled on the Duckworth Lewis, (DL), system with shortened second innings. Denton St Lawrence got back to winning ways but town rivals Denton West are still winless with the campaign only two games away from the half-way […]
14th Jun GREATER MANCHESTER PREMIER LEAGUE: Clifton 1st XI v Flixton 1st XI, Denton West 1st XI v Egerton 1st XI, Denton St Lawrence 1st XI v Heywood 1st XI, Edgworth 1st XI v Prestwich 1st XI, Greenmount 1st XI v Roe Green 1st XI, Woodbank 1st XI v Woodhouses 1st XI GREATER MANCHESTER DIVISION ONE A: […]
11th Jun Ashton powerlifter Jo Whiteley has returned from the Raw Powerlifting World Championships in Calgary with three bronze medals. The 47-year-old, who lives in Hadfield but trains at Olympic Gym in Ashton, competed in all three powerlifting lifts: squat, bench press and deadlift. Jo, who has racked up a string of impressive achievements during her short […]
11th Jun Droylsden undoubtedly took the honours last Saturday as they visited leaders Shaw in Division 2A and came back with a great win. Glossop continued their impressive form, making it five wins on the bounce, lifting them to fourth in the table. It was another dismal afternoon in the Premier Division as both Denton teams went […]
11th Jun It was a blisteringly hot day as the clubs of the DCCL took to the field for another round of matches:   Division 1 Dinting won the toss and elected to bat at home to Hayfield and were 165 all out, Martyn Knight making 63 and Anthony Ebbrell took 4-53 and J Adamson 3-22.  In […]
7th Jun GREATER MANCHESTER PREMIER DIVISION: Greenmount 1st XI v Prestwich 1st XI, Edgworth 1st XI v Heywood 1st XI, Denton St Lawrence 1st XI v Egerton 1st XI, Denton West 1st XI v Flixton 1st XI, Clifton 1st XI v Woodhouses 1st XI, Woodbank 1st XI v Roe Green 1st XI GREATER MANCHESTER DIVISION ONE A: […]
7th Jun Glossop North End defender, Courtney Meppen-Walter, has left the club to join Chorley FC of the National League North. The former Manchester City and Stockport County player makes a two division step-up and joins the Magpies following their failed attempt to claim promotion through the playoffs last season. Meppen-Walter became a fans’ favourite at Surrey Street […]
4th Jun With seven games of the season now completed the league programme is all but a third of the way through. Locally the signs look promising for Denton and Droylsden, but there are worrying signs for both Denton West and Staley who have tasted defeat in every game. Both Micklehurst and Ashton picked up valuable points […]