Month: July 2020

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The Original Reds

Chapter 21 – 1903/04 At the end of the 1902/03 season, following the introduction of a second division to the powerful Lancashire Combination League,...
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Foe becomes a friend

A thorn in our side whilst playing for Ramsbottom United in recent seasons, Ruben Jerome took his first steps to switching allegiance by attending...
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The Original Reds

Chapter 20 – 1902/03 After finishing their first Lancashire League season in a more than creditable eighth place, hopes were high entering the new...
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The Original Reds

Chapter 19 – 1901/02 At the end of the 1900/01 season for a variety of reasons several clubs left the Lancashire League, which had...
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Reserves regroup

Workington’s newly assembled reserve team squad got together for the first time and held a low key training session, albeit following social distancing restrictions....
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The Original Reds

Chapter 18 – 1900/01 The season proper started on the 15th September with a Senior League fixture at the Reds Ashfield home ground against...
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The Original Reds

Chapter 17 – 1899/1900 The last season of football in the nineteenth century was not one of Workington’s finest. In fact, for a number...
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Croft Park classic

BBC Radio Cumbria will re-play our memorable Evo-Stik Premier Division play-off semi final clash at Blyth Spartans with James Phillips and John Walsh providing...
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The Original Reds

Chapter 16 – 1898/99 Workington entered the new season without the services of the now retired Harry Landells. In common with many other families,...
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