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18:25, 12 FEB 2013
Accrington stars up for top sports awards
A number of sporting individuals and clubs from Accrington have made the shortlist for the Lancashire Sports Awards 2011 – the largest celebration of amateur sport in the county.
Boxer Luke is a TV star
Accrington boxer Luke Blackledge made a stylish TV debut on Friday evening at Manchester’s Bowlers Exhibition Centre.
David Lloyd spreads Stanley word over to India
The Sky commentator has been in India unfortunately watching England lose the one-day series 5-0. But he has been wearing his Stanley shirt with pride keeping tabs on the Reds’ results back home and the share issue, launched last Friday.
Tom Bender: I can't rush my return
Tom Bender is desperate to get back out on a football pitch again – but knows he has to take it easy as another blow to the head could kill him.
Murdoch is out to kick start his career
Goalkeeper Sean Murdoch will certainly not be fazed by any big games Stanley might come across this season.
Lloyd looks to the future of Accy
When your new president turns up to watch, you certainly have to turn on the style – especially when it’s Sky pundit David Lloyd.
A sour end to a terrific season says Coleman
John Coleman accused referee Russell Booth of turning last Friday’s play-off second leg into ‘a pantomime’.
Confident Coleman: We'll reach play-off final
Defiant Stanley boss John Coleman insists his side will take their place in the League Two play-off final this month.
Stevenage 2 Accrington Stanley 0
Stevenage might be the birthplace of Lewis Hamilton but it’s Stanley who need the mother of all pit-stop strategies if their season is to extend beyond Friday night.
Coleman: Show the country how good we are
John Coleman wants his Stanley side to show the watching public what a good team they are. The Reds take on Stevenage over two legs in the League Two play-off semi-finals which are live on Sky.
Cricket star pays tribute to his ‘courageous’ wife
Cricket star Graham Lloyd has paid tribute to his ‘very courageous and terrific wife’ after she passed away following a five-year battle with a brain tumour.
Accrington Cricket Club
Cricketer Graham Lloyd pays tribute to 'courageous' wife who died on Mother's Day after battle with brain tumour
Sharon Lloyd, of Ingleton Close, Accrington, died in the early hours of away on Mother's Day aged 37. Graham, 41, who plays for Accrington Cricket Club, said his wife fought and carried on until the end and never let the illness get her down.
Review: Coleman continues to help Reds move on up
As 2010 began, the mood around Accrington Stanley was one of optimism.
Deals in the pipeline for Stanley trio
Stanley are closing in on deals to keep Jimmy Ryan, Ray Putterill and Andy Parkinson at the Crown Ground.
Athlete Leigh Lennon: Trip to Delhi has spurred me on
Accrington athlete Leigh Lennon got the inside track on the Commonwealth Games after making the trip to Delhi.
Ian lights up ‘Kings of North’ night
Former electrician Ian Entwistle got the sparks flying as he won only his second professional cage fight in an electric performance at Bolton Arena.
Pro win for Ian
MIXED MARTIAL ARTS: EAST Lancs Predators had another clean sweep at Cage Conflict six held at Hyndburn Sports Centre.
Tess appeal scores at Accrington Stanley
More than £1,200 was raised for terminally ill-toddler Tess Sullivan during Accrington Stanley’s match against Newcastle United.
Stanley pocket £200,000 from Sky big match
Stanley's big day proved to be a real money-spinner for the club.
Stanley boss: We have to move on
John Coleman may have suffered Carling Cup disappointment on Wednesday but that will be quickly forgotten as Stanley focus on their first ever league clash with Oxford United.
Relief for Hughton
Newcastle boss Chris Hughton admitted his relief after watching the Premier League side edge past Stanley in the Carling Cup.
Accrington Stanley 2 Newcastle United 3
When Ray Putterill struck home his wonder goal equaliser on the stroke of half-time it looked like it could another one of those special Stanley nights.
Stanley prepare for biggest match ever
Cup fever is the talk of Accring-toon, with Stanley’s Carling Cup clash with Premier League Newcastle United just five days away.
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Reds in Mullin swoop
Accrington Stanley have made a bid to bring their record appearance holder Paul Mullin back to the club.