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Auckland Castle

Bishop Auckland FC is famous for winning the FA Amateur Cup an astonishing 10 times. #BirthoftheBlues exhibition @aucklandcastle 22nd May - 28th September #Football #NorthernLeague #History #BishopAuckland #FAAmateurCup #Exhibition #AucklandCastle

The day Bishop Auckland FC arrived home from winning the cup. Bishop Auckland Market place


EXCLUSIVE: History-making Purewal twins aiming for the top

Identical twins Amar and Arjunmay Purewal playing non-league but have already made their mark on the game and the history books. Back in 2008, they both ended up on the score sheet for Bishop Auckland FC against Darlington RA in an FA Cup match and then a year later, repeated the feat, this time against Hall Road Rangers. According to the record books, this is the first time twins have scored in the same match in successive seasons.


When Bishop Auckland saved Manchester United.

Bishop Auckland FC players. Three of BAFC were asked to help Man Utd out after the Munich Air Disaster. They were Derek Lewin Bob Hardisty (shown circled) and Warren Bradley. (See 'Bishop Auckland Saves Manchester United')


Liverpool FC on

On this day 75 years ago, the legendary Bob Paisley signed for #LFC from Bishop Auckland