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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1901

Current Division: EFL League Two
Home Stadium: Progression Solicitors Stadium (Holker Street)
Address: Wilkie Road, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria LA14 5UW

Nicknames: The Bluebirds, The Ziggers
Main Sponsors 2020/21: J F Hornby & Co
Club Mascot: Bluey the Bluebird

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History and Honours

Stadium History

Progression Solicitors Stadium (Holker Street) (1909-Present) / View Stadium


Club Honours

National League Champions: 2019/20
Conference North Champions: 2014/15
Conference North Play-Off Winners: 2007/08
FA Trophy Winners: 1989/90, 2009/10
Lancashire Senior Cup Winners: 1954/55
Northern Premier League Champions: 1983/84, 1988/89, 1997/98
Lancashire Combination Division 1 Champions: 1920/21
Northern Premier President's Cup Winners: 2001/02, 2003/04
Lancashire Junior Cup Winners: 1980/81

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Club Staff

Boardroom

Chairman: Paul Hornby
Owners: Paul Hornby, Tony Shearer, Kristian Wilkes, Mark Hetherington
Directors: Tony Shearer, Kristian Wilkes, Mark Hetherington, Levi Gill, Russ Dodd, Sid Blain
Chief Executive: Levi Gill
Life President: Brian Keen


Management & Coaching Staff

Manager: Mark Cooper (Age 52 years) / Appointed 28th May 2021 (1 month, 25 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Assistant Manager: Richard Dryden
Goalkeeping Coach: Josh Lillis

Former Managers

Michael Jolley (Dec 2020-Feb 2021) /  Soccerbase  
David Dunn (Jul 2020-Dec 2020) /  Soccerbase  
Ian Evatt (Jun 2018-Jul 2020) /  Soccerbase  
Adrian Pennock (Oct 2017-Jun 2018) /  Soccerbase  
Mick Moore (Aug 2017-Oct 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Paul Cox (Nov 2015-Aug 2017) /  Soccerbase  
Darren Edmondson (Dec 2013-Nov 2015) /  Soccerbase  
David Bayliss (Feb 2012-Nov 2013) /  Soccerbase  
Darren Sheridan (Joint Manager, Nov 2007-Feb 2012) /  Soccerbase  
David Bayliss (Joint Manager, Nov 2007-Feb 2012) /  Soccerbase  
Phil Wilson (Dec 2005-Nov 2007)
Lee Turnbull (May 2003-Nov 2005)
Kenny Lowe (Aug 1999-May 2003)
Shane Westley (Jan 1999-Jul 1999)
Owen Brown (Oct 1996-Jan 1999)
Mike Walsh (Mar 1996-Oct 1996) /  Soccerbase  
Tony Hesketh (Jun 1994-Mar 1996)
Mick Cloudsdale (Oct 1993-Jun 1994)
Richard Dinnis (Dec 1992-Oct 1993)
Graham Heathcote (May 1992-Dec 1992)
John King (Dec 1991-May 1992)
Ray Wilkie (Mar 1986-Nov 1991)
David Johnson (Oct 1985-Mar 1986)
Maurice Whittle (May 1985-Oct 1985)
Brian Kidd (Dec 1984-Apr 1985) /  Soccerbase  
Peter McDonnell (Jul 1984-Nov 1984)
Vic Halom (Jul 1983-May 1984) /  Soccerbase  
Micky Taylor (Nov 1979-May 1983)
Brian McManus (Jul 1977-Nov 1979)
Alan Coglan (Joint Manager, Feb 1977-Jul 1977)
Billy McAdams (Joint Manager, Feb 1977-Jul 1977)
Ron Yeats (Player/Manager, Dec 1975-Feb 1977)
Brian Arrowsmith (Player/Manager, Jul 1974-Nov 1975)
Peter Kane (Jul 1972-Jun 1974)
Jack Crompton (Dec 1971-Jun 1972)
Don McEvoy (Feb 1970-Nov 1971)
Norman Bodell (Mar 1969-Feb 1970)
Colin Appleton (Aug 1967-Jan 1969)
Don McEvoy (Jul 1964-Jul 1967)
Ron Staniforth (Player/Manager, Oct 1959-Jul 1964)
Bill Rogers (Aug 1959-Oct 1959)
Willie Brown (Jul 1958-Aug 1959)
Norman Dodgin (Jul 1957-May 1958)
Joe Harvey (Jul 1955-Jun 1957)
Jack Hacking (May 1949-May 1955)
Andy Beattie (Mar 1947-Apr 1949)
John Commins (Aug 1945-Mar 1947)
Fred Pentland (Jan 1938-Jun 1940)
James Y Bissett (Apr 1937-Dec 1937)
Tommy Lowes (May 1932-Apr 1937)
John Commins (Nov 1930-May 1932)
Tom Miller (Jun 1930-Nov 1930)
Andy Walker (Jan 1929-Jun 1930)
John Maconnachie (Oct 1927-Dec 1928)
William Dickinson (Feb 1926-Oct 1927)
J E Moralee (Apr 1923-Jan 1926)
Jimmy Atkinson (Aug 1922-Mar 1923)
William Dickinson (Jul 1920-May 1922)
John Parker (Jul 1913-Jul 1920)
Jas P Phillips (Sep 1909-Jul 1913)
Jacob Fletcher
Roger Charnley
Alec Craig
W Smith
E Freeland
Jacob Fletcher (Jul 1901-Apr 1904)

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Club Media

Official Websites

/ Website: barrowafc.com
/ Online Store: barrowafc.com/shop
/ Ticket Information: barrowafc.com/ticket-travel-news
/ Buy Tickets: barrowafc.com/tickets
/ Travel Guide: barrowafc.com/travel-information
/ Bluebirds Trust: barrowafc.com/bluebirds-trust
/ Community Trust: barrowafc.com/community-sports


Official Social Media

Barrow AFC - Official Facebook  / Facebook: facebook.com/barrowofficial
Barrow AFC - Official Twitter  / Twitter: twitter.com/barrowafc
Barrow AFC - Official YouTube  / YouTube: youtube.com/barrowofficia­l


Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Radio Cumbria: (95.2, 95.6, 96.1, 104.1 & 104.2 FM / 756, 837 & 1458 MW)

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