Alliance champions crowned

Premier Division winners Poulton SFC
Premier Division winners Poulton SFC
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Poulton were officially crowned Champions of the Blackpool & Fylde Sunday Alliance at the league’s presentation evening.

The winners and runners-up of each of the five divisions gathered at the Marton Institute to celebrate their success.

Alan Cocker’s Poulton side won the Premier League title after eight years of trying, they piped Fleetwood outfit AFC Additions to the title by two points.

Their goalkeeper Andy Speight was named the BFSFA’s best goalkeeper.

In Division One Lancashire Cup finalists Blackhurst Budd were celebrating a brilliant season with their Division One title win, striker Ric Seear also picked up the league’s top goal scorer award.

Northern Rags celebrated an unbeaten season, winning Division Two while Clifton Rangers and Frenchman’s Cove needed a play-off to settle the Third Division.

Wesham Town cruised to the Division Four title, while James Taylor was named referee of the year.