Last updated : Wednesday, 28 February 2024
The Blackburn Combination is an amateur football league in the English town of Blackburn. It was founded in 1902 and is currently in its 121st season. The league consists of two divisions, the Red Rose Dry Lining Premier Division and the Peter Benson Plywood Second Division. There are also a number of cup competitions, including the Birtwistle Cup and the Eddleston Cup.
The Blackburn Combination was founded in 1902 by a group of local football enthusiasts. The league initially consisted of just six teams, but it has grown steadily over the years and now has over 40 clubs. The league has been won by a number of different clubs over the years, including Blackburn Rovers Reserves, Accrington Stanley Reserves, and Darwen.
The current season of the Blackburn Combination is the 2022-23 season. The Red Rose Dry Lining Premier Division is currently being led by Blackburn Eagles FC, while the Peter Benson Plywood Second Division is being led by Euro Garages FC. The Birtwistle Cup is currently being contested by Blackburn Olympic FC and Blackburn United FC, while the Eddleston Cup is currently being contested by Darwen Spitfire FC and Inter Valley FC.