St. Helens

Referenced Stories

Season 1906-1907

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

13 October 1906

 

Success of a Wallasey Harrier

889

 

Season 1907-1908

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

20 November 1907

 

Local athletes - T. J. Brookes - Homecroft Harriers

891

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Season 1911-1912

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

07 October 1911

 

Cross-Country - Wallasey Harriers and Athletic Club

899

 

Season 1946-1947

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

30 November 1946

 

Cross-country - Wallasey A.C. Novice Championship

1652

 

07 December 1946

 

West Lancs. novice cross-country championship to-day

1653

 

14 December 1946

 

Wallasey A.C. Win West Lancs. Championship

1654

 

Season 1947-1948

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

14 February 1948

 

R.A.F. West Kirby race against Wallasey Athletic Club

1687

 

21 February 1948

 

West Lancashire Cross-Country Championships at Sherdley Park

1688

 

28 February 1948

 

Northern Cross-Country Championships at Sherdley Park

1689

 

06 March 1948

 

Northern Cross-Country Championships held at St. Helens

1690

 

Season 1948-1949

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

06 August 1949

 

Wallasey athlete in decathlon contest

1728

 

Season 1949-1950

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

01 July 1950

 

Platt, Northern hop, step and jump champion

941

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12 August 1950

 

Wallasey athletes successes at Chester and St. Helens

947

 

Season 1950-1951

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

16 June 1951

 

Wallasey Edged out by Liverpool Harriers

973

 

Season 1951-1952

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

09 February 1952

 

Great running victory

1022

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16 February 1952

 

Bob Johnston's great victory

1023

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12 July 1952

 

Len Platt wins international event

1016

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Season 1952-1953

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

11 July 1953

 

Len Platt in A.A.A. championships

1028

 

Season 1954-1955

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

20 November 1954

 

Wallasey Athletic Club at Waterloo Road Race

1117

 

04 December 1954

 

Wallasey Athletic Club Cross Country at Leasowe

1107

 

11 December 1954

 

H. S. Finney Championships

1106

 

Season 1957-1958

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

21 September 1957

 

Wallasey Athletic Club's prospects - cross-country

1189

 

05 October 1957

 

Wallasey wins senior race

1186

 

12 October 1957

 

Cross-Country - Wallasey's four in first six of big race

1194

 

15 February 1958

 

Junior runners take another team title

1191

 

17 May 1958

 

Athletic club's finest season - Cross-Country successes

1185

 

Season 1959-1960

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

05 September 1959

 

Handicap Meeting at U.G.B. Sports St. Helens

1233

 

13 February 1960

 

Wallasey's near miss in West Lancs. Championships

1217

 

Season 1960-1961

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

21 January 1961

Approx.

Wallasey second in District Championships

1253

 

04 February 1961

Approx.

Wallasey runners great fight with champions

1252

 

Season 1962-1963

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

08 December 1962

 

Woolford wins H.S. Finney race

1314

 

02 February 1963

 

Wallasey A.C. Runners-up in Liverpool & District championships

1284

 

16 March 1963

 

Wallasey athletes take to the road

1281

 

23 March 1963

 

Brilliant Road Race Win - Wallasey Club's fourth successive victory

1279

 

30 March 1963

 

Another road race win for Wallasey A.C.

1278

 

Season 1963-1964

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

23 November 1963

 

Wallasey A.C. 4th in big road race

1323

 

30 November 1963

 

Wallasey A.C. stage local mob run

1322

 

06 June 1964

 

Wallasey A.C. 3rd in Dairy Festival Road Race

1331

 

13 June 1964

 

Wallasey A.C. third in Inter-club match

1334

 

04 July 1964

 

Wallasey Athletic Club win triangular match

1327

 

Season 1964-1965

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

02 January 1965

 

Athletics - Boxing Day run

1373

 

09 January 1965

 

Ron Barlow is the Cheshire Champion

1374

 

30 January 1965

 

Athletics Club in today's W.Lancs Championships

1376

 

03 July 1965

 

33 compete in championships - M Teahan amasses 1566 points

1353

 

10 July 1965

 

Wallasey win inter-town cup

1354

 

Season 1965-1966

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

04 December 1965

 

Cross-country win for Wallasey team

1413

 

11 December 1965

 

Wallasey Athletic Club in H. S. Finney Trophy Race

1418

 

05 February 1966

 

French honour for Barlow in nine-mile cross-country run

1398

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26 March 1966

 

Wallasey 2nd on a day of records

1388

 

09 July 1966

 

Wallasey top town in North-West Junior athletes

1401

 

Season 1966-1967

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

21 January 1967

 

Medals for A.C. members Wallasey

1458

 

08 July 1967

 

Wilson 2nd in Northern Championships

1446

 

19 August 1967

 

Runners in area match on waterlogged track

1440

 

Season 1967-1968

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

02 December 1967

 

Wallasey A.C. show power of teamwork

1489

 

20 January 1968

 

Barbara outran favourites in the Northern

1479

 

27 January 1968

 

Barbara was runner-up for national title over 21/2 miles

1476

 

03 February 1968

 

Youths' team sweep to West Lancs. cross-country run

1466

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10 February 1968

 

Barbara second in Northern Champs - International honours on the way

1462

 

16 March 1968

 

Athletic club runners' 4 wins in 4 races - Tech. G.S. and Gorsedale dominate schools' cross-country

1468

 

19 April 1968

 

Wallasey Athletic only six points behind Waterloo

1464

 

10 May 1968

 

Athletic club lead league by 30 points

1477

 

Season 1968-1969

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

25 October 1968

 

Gary Fair's fine run in Northern Schools championships

1511

 

01 November 1968

 

Wallasey A.C.'s 1st, 2nd, 3rd in cross-country

1512

 

06 December 1968

 

Runners' Fair day in 3rd league race

1513

 

30 May 1969

 

Wallasey A.C. give a good account

1497

 

Season 1969-1970

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

05 September 1969

 

Wallasey A.C. give fine performance

1542

 

31 January 1970

 

Barbara comes fourth in inter-counties

1552

 

20 June 1970

 

County wins for young athletes

1528

 

27 June 1970

 

Gallant Barbara misses Edinburgh

1522

 

04 July 1970

 

Busy week for local runners

1529

 

11 July 1970

 

Relay team break a record

1530

 

Season 1970-1971

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

20 February 1971

 

Wallasey athletes get stuck in the mud

1567

 

27 February 1971

 

A dismal note to end the season

1568

 

05 June 1971

 

Kathy takes high jump gold medal

1577

 

28 August 1971

 

Pete Lewis runs to success

1585

 

Season 1971-1972

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

11 December 1971

 

Athletes in final

1597

 

29 January 1972

 

Wallasey runners help county to cross-country win

1610

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05 February 1972

 

Athletes in championship

1621

 

Season 1973-1974

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

13 April 1974

 

Athletes start on right foot

1804

 

Season 1975-1976

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

24 October 1975

 

New Brighton hill work for athletes

1823

 

31 October 1975

 

Athletes off to St. Helens

1824

 

07 November 1975

 

Rough ground for runners

1825

 

Season 1976-1977

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

30 October 1976

 

Athletes top at Arrowe

1919

 

29 January 1977

 

Athletic team improves

1837

 

12 February 1977

 

McGee puts Wallasey in the limelight

1838

 

09 July 1977

 

Hemmings close second

1846

 

Season 1978-1979

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

10 February 1979

 

Wallasey runners on the map

1873

 

30 June 1979

 

Personal bests at games

1885

 

Season 1979-1980

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

17 November 1979

 

Colts Cross-country

1892

 

24 November 1979

 

Athletics weekend

1893

 

01 March 1980

 

Cross Country competition

1924

 

05 July 1980

 

Bob's costly slip

1934

 

Season 1980-1981

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

20 June 1981

 

Wirral Festival of Sport Race

1941

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Season 1981-1982

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

06 February 1982

 

Mediocre response from runners in cross-country event

1948

 

Season 1982-1983

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

06 November 1982

 

Local runners shine

1964

 

23 July 1983

 

Busy athletes shine in trophy contest

1978

 

Season 1983-1984

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

26 November 1983

 

Girl athletes first honours

1988

 

Season 1984-1985

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

14 February 1985

 

SA star in Wirral showpiece - Zola feeling 'unbeatable'

2040

 

12 July 1985

 

Sun shone on half marathon - Medals galore and drinks all round!

1818

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Season 1986-1987

DATE   HEADLINE REF.  

06 May 1987

 

Track Season Underway

2074