The Rams completed their home campaign at the HWRS for the 2016/17 season with a visit from local side Radcliffe Borough, looking to avenge their Boxing Day defeat at Taurus Park.
It may have been April Fools Day, but it was no laughing matter for a Ramsbottom United team that has hit a woeful run of form.
Ramsbottom United are hosting their first ever Annual Golf Day in June 2017. The event will be held at Rossendale Golf Club on Friday 16th June.
Tuesday Night Fever descended again at the HWRS. If the Rams do not have a phobia about home midweek matches in the dark against teams that can play football they should have.
The Rams made the journey over the M62 to take on relegation threatened Goole in their penultimate away match of the season.
The reported post match dressing room traumas after the defeat to Trafford on Saturday at first seemed to have had a cathartic effect on the Rams who started the game brightly playing with some spirit that has been missing in recent matches.
Ramsbottom United wish to issue the following statement with regards to the points deduction enforced upon them last week.
The Rams produced a very scrappy performance in both meanings of the word to come away with a well earned and thoroughly deserved point.
Ramsbottom United manager Mark Fell has strengthened his backroom team by bringing in former Burnley, Preston, Rochdale and Wigan striker Graham Lancashire. The 44 year old who recently had a full time role in the Burnley Academy, will become assistant manager from the start of the 2017/18 season but will have an involvement in the Rams final three games of the season.
Following the 2-0 loss at home to Trafford, manager Mark Fell spoke to the RUFC website about the recent run of form, the controversy during the game and his thoughts for the remaining matches of the season. And striker Lee Gaskell speaks about his return to the club after 18 months away.
Tonight's scheduled Evo-Stik Northern Premier League Division One North match between Ramsbottom United and Scarborough Athletic has been postponed due to a waterlogged pitch.
This was a complete performance by a Farsley Celtic team who with games in hand should go onto secure the league championship.
A second consecutive 5 nil drubbing in a game to which the Rams contributed absolutely nothing brought mutterings from the fans about the future of the management team.
Home is not at all sweet for the Rams at present as a season which had much promise now starts to slip away in to mid-table disappointment.
Another game, another eleven for the Rams. Pre-match in the dressing room must resemble an episode of Blind date at the moment. Perhaps Mark Fell should draft in Paul O'Grady for the tactical talks.
The only thing to remember from an otherwise wholly forgettable match, in which both teams were as bad as each other in serving up a desultory brew, is that the Rams somehow came away with three more points.