Barnoldswick Town U12s clinch the North Valley League title

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Barnoldswick Town Under 12 Blues have just won the North Valley League title.

Town won 17 of their 20 games to edge their own White team into runners-up spot by two points.

• Colne Under 16s beat Brierfield White 3-0.

Ten-man Colne toiled against a resilient brierfield before Harry Dale headed in from a corner to put them 1-0 ahead.

A flowing passing move then saw Sam Day double that lead for the home side.

Man of the match Joseph Bottomley pulled off a fine save before half-time to keep a clean sheet.

In the second half, Jack Greenwood swerved in a long-range shot to secure the points for Colne.

• Pendle Forest Under 10s’ Warburtons League side saved their best football of the season was saved for the very last game as they beat Bacup 3-1.

Ezio De Santis scored in each half, while Reece Lewis was also on target.