Astley and Buckshaw Junior FC was established in 2004. The growth of the club demonstrates how football can be used to help build a sustainable society and form strong links within communities.
Today the football club provides the ability for over 250 children to play football, across 19 teams, 10 age groups in various leagues in additional to running a development program for 4 to 6 year olds.
The club is run by volunteers and has an open to all policy, we proudly stand by our strap line of “We strive for fun and enjoyment in a safe and friendly environment, not results”.

Our Development Group runs on a Saturday morning at Derian Pitches in Chorley from 9-10am in summer and Parklands School Astro pitch from 9-10am on Saturday mornings in winter. We welcome players of all abilities to come down and join us.


Our current U8 team are in need of a Manager or Coach to help the current Manager run the team. Are you looking to start your coaching or looking to get back into a club?

Please contact:- Chairman@abjfc.co.uk


Looking to join an ever growing junior club? Fed up at your current club and do you want to be part of creating the best environment for young footballers to develop their skills?

  • Interested in starting your coaching journey?
  • Already Level 1 qualified? Looking for a new team?
  • We provide Level 1 qualification training and DRB checks

Contact chairman@abjfc.co.uk for more details