Club Details

Clitheroe Football Club, Shawbridge, Clitheroe, Lancs. BB7 1LZ

Tel: 01200 423344    email:

Club President: Mr. M.M.C. Aspinall
Club Chairman: Stewart Fort
Club Treasurer: Andrew Jackson
Club Secretary: Sue Dent
Match Day Secretary: Chris Musson

First Team Manager: Billy Priestley

Match Sponsorship: Andrew Jackson
Programme Editor: Chris Musson
Groundsmen: Danny Stuttard, Peter Ryan, Jim Wilson

Main Club and Shirt Sponsors: Monks Contractors
Secondary Shirt Sponsors: CJs Sandwich Shop
Programme Sponsors: Ultraframe Home Improvements

Club Colours: Blue & White / Blue / White (home), Yellow / Blue / White (away)
Club Nickname: The Blues
Ground: Shawbridge, Clitheroe. Moved to present ground in 1925
Seating: 250
Cover: 1400 on 4 sides
Floodlights: 149 Lux

Record Attendance (Overall): 2050 v Mangotsfield United, FA Vase Semi-Final 23/03/1996
Record Attendance (League): 1679 v Colne 27/12/2021

Record home win: Won 13-0 v Cheadle Town 27/03/2001
Highest scoring home win: Won 15-2 v Darwen Corinthians 23/11/1940 (due to WW2 we played in the Blackburn & District Combination that season)
Record home loss: Lost 0-7 v Dick, Kerr's 26/09/1925, v Prestwich Heys 02/05/1970 and v Radcliffe 15/12/2018
Highest home draw: Drew 6-6 v Sunderland RCA (FA Cup)

Record away win: Won 9-0 at Prescot Cables Reserves 26/12/1957
Record away loss: Lost 0-11 at Barrow Reserves 08/04/1936 and at Horwich RMI (Lancs Comb Cup) 13/04/1953
Highest away draw: Drew 6-6 at Rochdale Reserves 04/04/1936

Record Transfer: 45,000 from Crystal Palace for Carlo Nash

Record Appearances: 563 - Dennis Underwood (1979-1998)
Record Goalscorer: 287 goals - Clifford Chatburn (1931-1947)
Record Strike Rate: 92 goals in 66 appearances - Alan Hargreaves (1957-59)

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