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Strickland returns to Linlithgow from Bo’ness

Colin Strickland is set to be the latest player to cross the great divide from Bo’ness United to Linlithgow Rose.

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Scottish Cup hero Kevin Kelbie has left Linlithgow Rose (pic by Michael Gillen).

Linlithgow Rose boss pays tribute to departing cup hero

Linlithgow Rose boss Mark Bradley has paid tribute to Kevin Kelbie after the hero of the club’s Scottish Cup run signed for East Stirlingshire.

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Linlithgows Scottish Cup run last year - then boss Davie McGlynn and scorer Kevin Kelbie celebrate the win at Forfar - helped generate funds for the new floodlights at Prestonfield.

Linlithgow Rose set to light up at Prestonfield

Work is now well under way on the installation of a new floodlight system at Linlithgow Rose’s Prestonfield stadium.

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Leigh Griffiths scored direct from a freekick.

Scotland 2 England 2 : Late drama in Hampden sunshine

Sunburn or away shirt? It was hard to tell with the Scotland fans.

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Ruari MacLennan is reported to be moving back to Linlithgow Rose with brother Roddy.

Bradley begins his rebuilding work at Linlithgow Rose

Linlithgow Rose boss Mark Bradley admitted he faces a massive rebuilding squad as he starts to make preparations for next season.

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Tommy Coyne was on target yet again for Linlithgow at Jeanfield.

Jeanfield 0 Linlithgow 1: Three in a row for Rose

Linlithgow Rose completed a dismal season on a bright note with a 1-0 win at Jeanfield Swifts on their final Superleague match of the campaign.

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Mark McGhee is glad Wayne Rooney is not in the England squad

McGhee: Wayne Rooney's absence is no bad thing for Scotland

Scotland assistant manager Mark McGhee reckons Scotland could benefit from England not picking all time record goalscorer Wayne Rooney for this weekend’s Auld Enemy clash.

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Kevin Kelbie challenges Kerr Young during Linlithgow's win at Bonnyrigg

Rose out to make it three out of three under Bradley

Linlithgow Rose will look to finish with a flourish at Jeanfield on Saturday with a third successive win under new boss Mark Bradley.

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Robbie McNab scored Linlithgow's killer second goal at Bonnyrigg

Bonnyrigg 0 Linlithgow 2: Linlithgow kill off Bonnyrigg title hopes

Linlithgow Rose made it two wins out of two under new boss Mark Bradley as they put an end to Bonnyrigg’s title challenge.

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Kevin Kelbie netted twice at Lochee

Lochee 1 Linlithgow Rose 3: Kelbie double gets Bradley off to flier

Linlithgow Rose bagged all three points at Lochee on Saturday in the first match of manager Mark Bradley’s second spell in charge.

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Mark Bradley guided Linlithgow Rose to league and cup success during his first spell in charge

Bradley back at Linlithgow Rose and aiming high

New Linlithgow Rose boss Mark Bradley will use his side’s remaining three games to assess his squad before deciding what changes to make.

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Bo'ness United gaffer Allan McGonigal

McGonigal: facing five Bo'ness old boys makes Broxburn semi-final clash tough

Bo’ness United manager Allan McGonigal reckons the club’s ‘old guard’ will be out to get them in this Saturday’s Fife and Lothian Cup semi-final at Newtown Park.

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The largest in-stadia screens in the country have been installed at Hampden

Improvements at Scottish football’s national stadium

Hampden is undergoing renovation work ahead of the UEFA 2020 European Championships.

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Former George Allan Memorial Festival winners Springfield Primary with ex-Linlithgow Rose manager Jim SInnett.

George Allan Memorial tournament reaches 25th anniversary

The popular George Allan Memorial Football Festival will celebrate its silver annivesary at Linlithgow Rose’s Prestonfield ground.

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Allan McGonigal will ring the changes this Saturday

McGonigal rings the changes ahead of cup crunch

Bo’ness United manager Allan McGonigal is set to rest virtually his entire team for this Saturday’s final league game at Carnoustie Panmure.

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Two ducks taking in a match in May 1966. Picture: TSPL

Quiz: Name the Scottish football grounds

We’ve rooted around in our extensive archives to find 23 photographs of Scottish football grounds from the 1950s and 60s.

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Blair Batchelor got Linlithgow's opener against Musselburgh

Linlithgow 2 Musselburgh 0: Rose one step from safety

Linlithgow Rose guaranteed their safety from automatic relegation with a 2-0 win over fellow strugglers Mussleburgh at Prestonfield on Wednesday night.

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Linlithgow Rose keeper Darren Hill is unable to prevent Roddy MacLennans opener for Boness.

Bo’ness 2 Linlithgow 0: MacLennan double wins derby

Two injury-time strikes from old boy Roddy MacLennan inflicted a derby defeat on Linlithgow Rose at Bo’ness on Saturday.

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Linlithgow's Blair Batchelor and Chris Donnelly of Bo'ness clash during the first derby of the season

Linlithgow and Bo’ness ready for third derby of season

Linlithgow Rose go into the third derby of the season at Bo’ness on Saurday under a third different management team.

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