Ramsbottom United co-manager Paul Fildes has decided to leave the club due to personal reasons. Mark Fell will now take sole charge of the team.
It's been a busy week at the Riverside. Goalkeeper Martin Fearon arrived earlier in the week followed by forward Max Hazeldine, and the Rams have completed their Christmas shopping with the addition of 26-year-old midfielder Adam Kay.
Like Longfellow's little girl when the Rams are good they are very very good but when they are bad they are horrid. What was most disappointing was not that this was a pretty bleak and disjointed showing but that at even that level and with the share of possession they had the Rams should have got something from the game against a Mossley team who were not match better. So this was a poor game spoiled and made worse by arefereeing performance that was consistent only in its mediocrity.
Do not expect to read here words describing a plucky cup performance by a lower league team playing out of their skin and nearly embarrassing their more illustrious visitors. That was not the performance given by the Rams on Saturday.
In front of a healthy Boxing Day crowd of almost 400, the Rams began well but disintegrated as the second half saw the hosts take control and ultimately all three points.
Ramsbottom United are delighted to announce the signing of 27-year-old goalkeeper Martin Fearon.
Having pushed a team two divisions above before exiting a cup competition on Saturday, the Rams almost went one better only succumbing to Workington, who are currently sitting eighth in the Evo-Stik Premier League in the league cup on penalties.
A late start due to the Redditch team enduring a nightmare journey saw the game finish with the visitors wishing they had stayed at home.
Boxing Day 2015. A day that any Rammy follower will never forget as "Storm Eva" crashed into the town and left the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium under five feet of water.
Through the mist the descended on Merseyside on a December afternoon, the Rams improved their poor away record in an entertaining, if hardly lassic, game of football.
Evo-Stik Northern Premier League club Ramsbottom United have won the accolade of "Football Club of the Year 2016" as voted for by Club Mirror Magazine.
Saturday's postponed FA Trophy 2nd Qualifying Round match between Ramsbottom United and Redditch United has been re-arranged for Tuesday 15th November 2016 with a 7.45pm kick-off.
Ramsbottom United have further strengthened their squad with the signing of 19-year-old forward Max Hazledine.
There was nothing pretty about this victory - in all honesty the Rams will play better this season and lose - but the win, against a high flying and skilled Lancaster team was all the more satisfying for that.
Ramsbottom United are pleased to announce that the Railway End Stand at the Harry Williams Riverside Stadium has now acquired a five-year sponsorship deal with local-based business AL-Bioservices Limited.
Midweek away games are never easy in this league and never more so when they are away on a filthy evening on the dark side of the Pennines against the league leaders. So to come away with a point in any circumstances would have been an achievement.