Club Honours
  • Football League 3rd Tier (currently Football League One):
    • Winners (1): 1964-65
    • Runners Up (1): 1963-64
  • Football League 4th Tier (Currently Football League Two):
    • Winners (2): 1994-95, 2005-06
    • Runners up (1): 1963-64
  • Conference National:
    • Playoff Winners(1) 2004-05
  • Football League Trophy:
    • Winners (2): 1996-97, 2010-11
    • Runners up (4): 1994-95, 2002-03, 2005-06, 2009-10
  • Lancashire Combination Division One:
    • Runners up (1): 1907-08
  • Lancashire Combination Division Two:
    • Winners (1): 1906-07
  • North Eastern League:
    • Winners (1): 1921-22
    • Runners up (1): 1927-28
  • Cumberland Cup:
    • Winners (8): 1989-90, 1992-93, 2001-02, 2004-05, 2007-08, 2010-11, 2011-12, 2012-13
    • Runners up (4): 1993-94, 1999-00, 2002-03, 2006-07
Club Records
  • Highest League Position: 22nd in Football League Division One (1st tier), 1974-74
  • Best FA Cup Performance: Quarter Finalists, 1974-75
  • Best Football League Cup Performance: Semi Finalists, 1969-70
  • Best Football League Trophy Performance: Winners, 1996-97, 2010-11
  • Best FA Trophy Performance: 5th Round, 2004-05
  • Best Anglo-Italian Cup Performance: Group Stages 1972
  • Record Victory: 8-0 V Hartlepool United Division 3 North, 1 September 1928
  • Record Defeat: 1-11 V Hull City Division 3 North, 14 January 1939
  • Most League Goals: 113, Division 4, 1963-64
Player Records
  • Most league goals in a season: Jimmy McConnell, 42 goals, 1928-29
  • Most league goals in total: Jimmy McConnell, 126 goals, 1928-1932
  • Most league appearances: Alan Ross, 466, 1963-1979
  • Most capped player: Ian Harte, 64 caps, Ireland 1997-2006
  • Record transfer fee: Joe Garner - £140,000 from Blackburn Rovers
  • Record sale: Matt Jansen - £1.2 million to Crystal Palace