Welcome to Bridge Junior Football Club

Established in 1994, Bridge Junior Football Club is based in Bamford, Rochdale.

We have achieved FA Charter Standard at Development level.
We have 24 squads from Under 5s to Under 17s for Juniors plus Over 16s for Bridgeability.

Team and Training Information

At a glance Contact details.

Click the Team link for Team Page


Saturday 3rd October 2020 to Saturday 20th March 2021

(no sessions between 21st December 2020 to 2nd January 2021 inclusive)

Any cancelations by teams, for any reason at any time, require at least 4 days notice given to respective centre

No amendment to your bookings will be sanctioned without coming through the club

No extra bookings will be taken without payment as you play

Venue Codes - for directions, see box at top right of page

SF = Soccer Factory
HSV = Heywood Sports Village
HH = Hopwood Hall, Middleton


Can parents show managers the common courtesy and respect of notifying them if you are unable to get your child to training, or on matchday, as soon as you know you are unable to attend to allow managers to plan accordingly.

Training Schedule

Winter Training Programme - 30th September 2019 to 12th March 2020 inclusive.

Team Manager Phone Number Venue Day Time
Under 5s/6s Academy Lionel Banham 07960 115880 SF Academy Pitch 2 Saturday 9am
Under 7 Hawks Sam Hirst 07590 392493 SF Pitch 9 Wednesday 6.30pm
Under 7 Eagles Ashley Williamson 07539 218479 SF Pitch 9 Tuesday 6pm
Under 8 Hawks Andy Pilling 07749 314781 SF Pitch 1 Tuesday 6pm
Under 8 Eagles  Martin Coulton 07866 539726 SF Pitch 1 Thursday 6pm
Under 9 Hawks  Rob Sutton 07727 657483 SF Pitch 7 Thursday 6pm
Under 9 Eagles  Mike Kelly 07912 223320 SF Pitch 3 Tuesday 6pm
Under 10 Hawks Joe McGrath 07880 734970 SF Pitch 1 Wednesday 6pm
Under 10 Eagles Mark Dunning 07855 783199 SF Pitch 3 Wednesday 6pm
Under 11 Eagles Richard Rhodes 07976 355007 SF Pitch 7 Wednesday  6pm
Under 12 Eagles Ste Camm 07764 260695 SF Pitch 9 Thursday 6pm
Under 13 Eagles  Gary Mongan 07876 797921 SF Pitch 9 Wednesday 6pm
Under 15 Hawks Andy Cowin 07774 015906 SF Wednesday 7pm
Under 15 Eagles Ian Robertson  07970 599195 SF Pitch 8 Thursday 6.30
Under 16 Hawks Howard Woolfenden  07811 339494 SF Pitch 8 Monday 6.30
Under 17 Hawks Ste George  07446 623983 HSV Wednesday 8pm
Under 17 Eagles Gary Oldfield  07984 768357 HSV Wednesday 7pm
Under 9 Panthers (Girls) Leigh Ann Carnall  07793 278641 HSV Wednesday 5pm
Under 11 Pumas (Girls) Sam Smith 07885815297 HSV Wednesday 5pm
Wildcats (Girls) Leigh Ann Carnall  07793 278641 HSV Wednesday 5pm
Bridge Ability Under 16s Gary Smith 07918 176917 HH Monday 5pm
Bridge Ability Over 16s Gary Smith 07918 176917 HH Monday 5pm

Any slots being cancelled for one off special reasons such as school events, etc. must be notified 4 days in advance to the relevant centre. This is to allow the centre time to reallocate that week as a casual booking, otherwise the Bridge team manager cancelling late will be billed for the cancelation.


Club Officials Telephone
Club Secretary Barry Woodburn 07796 641300
Club Whole Game Joanne Carr 07885 831014
Club Welfare Officer Mike Rudkowskyj 07706 381297

Bridge Junior Football Club is a Registered Company. Registered Company Number 07976363. Registered Charity Number: 1147961
Registered Office: Bridge JFC. Hollin Lane. Bamford. Rochdale. Lancashire. OL11 5PW