lifting the cup

Celebrating the 90th year of the Orphanage Cup

This year’s final will take place at the Anchor Ground, Darwen, on Saturday 4th June

Current holders H&T Presspart (pictured) will face Accrington Stanley Community Trust in the Orphanage Cup Final on Saturday 4th June, with the fixture being held at the Anchor Ground, Darwen (3pm kick-off).

The Orphanage Cup is celebrating its 90th year this year, having previously raised thousands of pounds for the Blackburn Orphanage and more recently, Child Action North West.

Both teams have been battling it out since the end of April, along with 41 other businesses who took part in the competition, and hopes are high for an exciting final on Saturday.  

Ticket details are below and all proceeds go to Child Action North West.

£5 per adult, £3 for Over-10s, Under-10s go free. A family ticket is £10 (2 Adults/2 Children).

For more information on Child Action North West and how you can donate, visit